Safety Manager Course (SMC)
Course Number WCIP 05D, PDS Code EPF

Course Description:
This course articulates the safety manager’s role as a leader, negotiator, and safety advocate while introducing the safety manager to innovative safety program management concepts.

Eligibility Requirements:
For career civilian and military safety professionals from civilian job series 0017, 0018, 0019, 0803, or 1815 and military AFSCs 1S0XX, 2AXXX, 2WXXX, 11XX, 12XX, or 21XX assigned to or selected for assignment into a management position. SSgts are ineligible.) Focus is on wing-level, however does not exclude MAJCOM/FLDCOM/ NAF/center personnel. MAJCOM/FLDCOM/FOA/DRU Safety Training POCs must request through AFSEC/SET ( for personnel who do not meet eligibility requirements. Department of the Air Force and Space Force personnel must obtain class seats through their MAJCOM/FLDCOM/DRU/FOA safety office POC.

Prerequisites: All students enrolled in the SMC course must complete prerequisites before arrival. For instructions:

- Log onto the Air Force portal
- Under "Quick Links," "Safety," select "Training and Force Development"
- Under "TDY Information," select "AFSEC Course Prerequisites"

Class Length: 5 days

Class Start Time: 0730

Class End Time:  1530 on last day

Materials Required: Note paper, pens and/or pencils

Training Location: Please refer to your MAJCOM/FIELD COMMAND/DRU/FOA safety office POC and the FY23 course calendar found at

Students will receive a welcome email approximately two weeks before the start of class.

Uniform Requirements:
Military members must attend class in the appropriate uniform and meet dress and appearance standards. OCPs and flight duty uniforms are permissible. Civilian members must wear business casual. Shorts, tank tops and athletic sweat suits are examples of inappropriate attire.

Contact Info:
SETM Course Managers, DSN: 246-1613/9511/4093/1449 (Comm: 505-846-1613/9511/4093/1449); Fax DSN: 246-1464; e-mail address: