Safety Consultant


Archie Gilliss is a Certified Safety Professional with extensive professional safety and health management experience. His experience includes Program Director for ND OSH Consultation Unit, and developing and managing safety programs for companies in surface coal and surface metal/non-metal mining, cement manufacturing, chemical manufacturing, equipment manufacturing, electrical generation, and construction.

National Safety Council Certified Instructor:
CPR/AED/First Aid – Adult
MSHA Authorized Trainer:
MSHA Part 46, Sand & Gravel – New Miner & Refresher
MSHA Part 48, Surface Coal – New Miner & Refresher

“Both the combination of videos and instructor were really good to understand the course.”

“Great instructor. Clear presentation.”

“Archie does a great job and helps us understand the topics.”

“Not death by PowerPoint.”

“instructor was knowledgeable and personable”

“the instructor was very experienced”

“instructor was awesome”

“Archie did a great job”

“Archie did a good job at getting the class engaged”

“Archie did a great job presenting the material”

“Archie is an excellent instructor and got all his points across in a way we can relate to personally”

“Archie was a very good instructor”

“the instructor was entertaining as well as informational”

“Archie had a great attitude”

“Archie was a great teacher and kept it entertaining”

What do you do at NDSC?
I conduct MSHA Part 48 & 46 instruction for miners as well as Instruct OSHA 10 & 30 Construction S & H classes.

Why is NDSC’s mission to prevent injuries and save lives important to you?
It provides important understanding of H & S requirements in the workplace that will provide protection from workplace hazards & exposures.