COVID-19 Update | SCATS Closed to the Public Until May 4, 2020

As of March 16, 2020 SCATS will be closed to the public until May 4, 2020. (no walk-ins, no classes, and no consultation visits)

SCATS will be available by telephone during normal business hours.

A partir del 16 de marzo del 2020, SCATS estará cerrado para el publico hasta el 4 de mayo del 2020. (No habrá citas, clases, ni visitas de consulta)

SCATS estará disponible por teléfono durante el horario laboral normal.


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Thank you for your patience.


Kelly Baetz

Training Supervisor
Las Vegas territory

Kelly joined the State of Nevada, Safety Consultation and Training Section (SCATS) as a Safety Specialist in September 2011.

In February 2014, he was promoted to Training Supervisor for the Henderson/Las Vegas and Reno offices.

Kelly has completed the Safety and Health Practitioner Certificate and is an authorized trainer for both OSHA Construction and General Industry 10 and 30 hour outreach courses.  His educational background includes two Associates degrees , one in Construction Management and the other in Safety Management.

Kelly brings a wide range of experiences and other qualifications with him to include:

  • Twenty two years in the Army and Army National Guard (Retired) and held many Safety Officer responsibilities.
  • Fifteen years of Mining Industry with a focus on Safety Training.
  • Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) instructor since 1993.
  • Eight years working as a Safety Officer/ Safety Director and Safety Trainer for Construction Companies in the Las Vegas Area.