๐˜Š๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ง๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜–๐˜ค๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ญ ๐˜š๐˜ข๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜บ ๐˜—๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ญ (๐˜Š๐˜–๐˜š๐˜—ยฎ)

Certified Occupational Safety Professional (COSP)ย is a safety practitioner responsible for the safety and health of people. This individual will utilize knowledge, skills, training and expertise learned from various educational sources plus competencies acquired from actual work and field experiences to prevent potential losses.
This position also has duties including hazard identification, risk evaluation and control measures, regulatory compliance, health risk assessment, hazardous materials management, incident investigations, emergency response and fire protection

BCOSPย is accredited by theย American Certification Service โ€“ Global Program (ACS-GP) under ISO/IEC 17024 โ€“ Requirements for bodies operating certification of persons.
BCOSPย sets certification criteria for Certified Occupational Safety Manager (COSPยฎ) through the ISO/IEC 17024 standards for personnel certification.

Application Criteria for COSPยฎ

haveย  minimum of a bachelorโ€™s degree in any field or a professional qualification in occupational health and safety recognized by international safety organizations or other approved disciplines by the Board.

have seven (10) years of safety experience where safety is at least 50% preventative*, professional level with his/her safety duties.

* Preventative:
Your duties are actively involved with provision of day to day risk assessments and control measures to protect people, and prevent incidents/ accidents at work

Must pass the COSPยฎย examination

Maintain your certification

  • pay annual renewal fee and
  • meet recertification requirements

Benefits of Certification

As a safety specialist, you have many choices when it comes to your career path. You can make the choice to pursue a safety professional.

Obtaining a COSPยฎ certification will set you apart from others in your field and will have a measurable impact on your career.

For personal professionย 

  • enhance professional credibility
  • provide evidence of professional commitment
  • provide a benchmark and validates knowledge, skills and practice
  • increase earning potentially

For employersย 

  • is an indicator of professionalism
  • enhance public image
  • offer a higher public assurance of competence

Anyone who holds COSPยฎ Certification is entitled to use this โ€œCOSPโ€ after their name to show their peers that they have accomplished the criteria and the expectations by BCOSP.

COSPยฎย is recognized as the highest level of the World-Class certification for occupational safety professionals set byย World Safety Community (WSC)