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Our History

Evolving and expanding throughout the years.

September 25, 1990 at 2pm

  • First employee, Luis Aguilar, is hired (see 2000)
  • One-room Training Center opens in Deer Park, Texas
  • Basic Safety Training taught by volunteer instructors
  • Pre-paid training unit credits offered

1991

First year of operations:

  • 30,000 training units completed

1992

  • Diversified services to include:
    • Respirator fit testing
    • Pulmonary function testing (PFT)
    • Audiometric testing
  • All internal computers and operating systems are custom-built

1993

  • First site-specific eLearning training course offered

1996

  • Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils (ARSC) formed

1997

  • New 40,000-square-foot Training Center and Headquarters opens in Deer Park, Texas

1998

  • First webpage goes live

1999

  • Online registration launched

2000

  • Luis Aguilar becomes President & CEO
  • First company-specific and new hire orientation offered

2001

  • GateCheck site security/risk management application implemented

2002

  • Hands-on training launched

2003

  • First company-specific skills assessments built and delivered

2004

  • Xnet, Extranet and PQF developed with new cloud/application technology.

2005

  • NASA campus opens

2006

  • e-Routing card to "Save Time, Skip the Line" created

2008

  • 34 acres of land purchased for new HASC campus

2009

  • First leadership/soft skills training - Supervisor 101 offered

2012

  • Phase 1 of new HASC campus - Training Center breaks ground

2013

  • New HASC campus completed in Pasadena, Texas
  • Occupational Health Services through Global Health expanded to include:
    • Physical exams
    • Drug screen testing collections
    • Vaccinations
    • 24/7 injury care

2014

  • Houston Business Roundtable (HBR) relocates to new HASC campus
  • Custom Safety Council on Wheels mobile fleet provides remote medical and training services
  • Phase 2 to include Skills Development, Occupational Health Center and retail space begins

2015

  • Occupational Health Center and Skills Development Center completed