VPP Mentoring Program
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NOTE: Serving as a VPP Mentor can count as one (1) of your three (3) required SGE-qualifying activities during your three-year SGE term. Copied from the July 30, 2015 SGE Policies and Procedures Manual - DIRECTIVE NUMBER: CSP 03-01-004 (highlight added): Qualifying Activities.
In order for an SGE to be reapproved, the SGE must have been actively involved in the VPP within his/her previous term of service. To gain reapproval, the SGE must have performed a minimum of three (3) Qualifying Activities. One of the three Qualifying Activities must have been participation on a VPP On-site Evaluation Team.
1. Qualifying Activities include the following: a. Participate on a VPP On-site Evaluation Team (minimum requirement of one).
a. Participate on a VPP On-site Evaluation Team (minimum requirement of one).
b. Assist the Regional VPP Manager with the review of a site’s VPP application.
c. Assist the Regional VPP Manager with the review of VPP sites’ annual self-evaluation report.
d. Serve as an instructor/co-instructor for the SGE Course.
e. Serve as an instructor/co-instructor for the VPP Application Workshop.
f. Provide on-site mentoring to a potential or reapproving VPP site.
g. Present a VPP or related safety and health topic at a Regional or National VPPPA Conference.