Chris Suttles

Chris Suttles

Chris Suttles
Mr. Chris Suttles
Industry Trainer, Safety

Chris has over 20 years of experience in manufacturing, safety and education. Since joining the North Carolina Community College System, Chris has assisted in the implementation of improved health and safety procedures for North Carolina organizations.

Business Solutions

Need Audience Solution
Safety and OSHA Engineers, Managers and Supervisors, Operators and Technicians Ergonomic process, hazard recognition, and abatement training
Safety and OSHA Logistics HAZWOPER training
Safety and OSHA Managers and Supervisors, Operators and Technicians Detailed operator training
Safety and OSHA Managers and Supervisors Incident/accident investigation training, root cause analysis
Safety and OSHA Managers and Supervisors Specific Safety Committee training in mission development
Safety and OSHA Employees at All Levels Electrical safety, lockout / tagout, bloodborne pathogens, hazard communication, personal protective equipment, materials handling and storage, walking working surfaces, and machine guarding training
Safety and OSHA Employees at All Levels OSHA 10 and 30 hour courses

Professional History

Education & Training

  • A.A.S. Environmental Science
  • Hazardous Material Training Research Institute
  • Georgia Tech OSHA Training Institute
  • American Red Cross
  • Crane Institute Of America
  • Safety and Health Council of North Carolina


  • Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED/BBP
  • Powered Industrial Truck Operator
  • Aerial Lifts
  • Scissor Lift
  • Overhead Crane
  • DOT Hazmat
  • OSHA Outreach Trainer - General Industry

Instructional Expertise

  • Regulatory Compliance
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Powered Industrial Truck
  • Crane & Hoist Operation
  • First Aid/CPR/BBP
  • Hazardous Waste Operations
  • Train the Trainer


"Safety is our #1 priority. Chris was able to present the material in a way that conveyed its importance while at the same time kept the employees engaged, ensuring the foundation and sustainability of our company’s success. "
- Paul Landers, HR Manager, Horsehead Corporation
"Safety training is a must and Chris provided excellent onsite instruction for our supervisors and managers. His knowledge of the material, coupled with his own personal experiences, kept everyone engaged and very aware of the relevance of such training. "
- Scott Webber, Human Resources Administrator, Valley Fine Foods