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Certified Safety Compliance Specialist (CSCSยฎ)

Certified Safety Compliance Specialist (CSCS)ย is a safety practitioner who accomplishes the supervision and management work of safety activities at the middle managerโ€™s level. He/she enforces policies and safety programs, supervises training, and occasionally performs functions of a technical nature in the safety field. He/she is responsible for the coordination of safety programs with all elements of an organization in order to secure the most effective results through and with other people.
He/she is responsible for suggesting program or policy changes as they pertain to safety. Under crisis conditions, he/she will develop and implement special programs as the situation requires. He/she must have adequate knowledge and expertise in both management and safety to accomplish his/her mission.

CTSafe Centerย is accredited by theย American Certification Service โ€“ Global Program (ACS-GP) under ISO/IEC 17024 โ€“ Requirements for bodies operating certification of persons.
CTSafeย sets certification criteria for Certified Safety Compliance Specialist (CSCSยฎ) through the ISO/IEC 17024 standards for personnel certification.ย 

Application Criteria for CSCSยฎ

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

Will have seven (7) years of safety and health compliance experience where safety is at least 50%, preventative*, professional level with depth of 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 CSCSยฎย examination

Maintain your certification

  • pay annual renewal fee and
  • meet recertification requirements

Benefits of Certification

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

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

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 CSCSยฎ Certification is entitled to use this โ€œCSCSโ€ after their name to show high commitment to among their peersย 

The World Recognition

CSCSยฎ certification is approved and recognized as the specialist level of safety compliance qualification set by the World Safety Community (WSC)ย ย