Become an Instructor

Join the largest network of instructors in the United States. PEC Learn authorized instructors help orient and train over 250,000 workers annually, leading to lower rates of incidents on the job. Submit your application for review and once approved, register for an upcoming class.


Understanding the Process

There are several Train the Trainer programs that enable authorized Instructors to teach our standardized safety training programs such as Core Compliance, Basic Orientation, Basic Pipeline, H2S Clear and Safe Construction. To become a PEC Learn Instructor, you must first submit an application for review by our team of experts, and once approved you will be able to register for an upcoming class you wish to teach.

After completing the online application, you will be prompted to upload several required documents including a current resume, a copy of your Driver’s License, and a Company W-9 Form. You will also need to upload any training certificates, professional certifications or Instructor authorizations that back up your credentials. If your company wishes to be considered for direct billing you will also complete the Business Credit Application (BCA). If you have questions during the application process email trainingsales@veriforce.com or contact Training Sales at (888) 482-9101.


Getting Started

To get started with the application process, first ensure that you have all the necessary documents listed above, including the following requirements: experience in classroom instruction, current employment as a safety professional, experience in providing HSE related services or an HSE related college degree from an accredited institution, current job dedicated to providing services related to health and safety programs. Note that individual course prerequisites will vary. Check the individual course descriptions for the full list of requirements.

It is important to create a unique user account for each applicant associated with the applicants name and email address. Please do not submit applications for different applicants within the same user account.

If you are a current PEC Learn Instructor wishing to upgrade and you have previously completed an Instructor application through Fluid Review you should be able to choose your old application to get started in order to save time. Be sure the new application is complete by updating your contact information including your company information to match your current employer.


When you log in for the first time you will be prompted to choose your course(s):

Core Compliance: Authorized to teach Core Compliance, Core Refresher, Basic Orientation, and the requirements for students to receive Gold Shovel Standard certification

Basic Orientation: Authorized to teach Basic Orientation which meets SafeLandUSA requirements and can meet SafeGulf requirements if the optional Offshore module is taught. Also authorized to teach requirements for students to receive Gold Shovel Standard certification

Basic Pipeline Orientation Train the Trainer: Authorized to teach Basic Pipeline which is geared to the Midstream industry and meets the requirements of SafeLandUSA, and the requirements for students to receive Gold Shovel Standard certification
The course can meet the SafeGulf requirements if the optional Offshore module is taught

Safe Construction: Authorized to teach Safe Construction

H2S Clear: Authorized to teach H2S Clear

H2S Clear Train the Trainer

If you are NOT an existing PEC Learn Instructor and you wish to attend H2S Clear Train the Trainer you must attend the 2 day H2S Stand-Alone class. The one day H2S Clear upgrade class is for existing PEC Learn Instructors that are upgrading to H2S Clear.