The Certified Occupational Safety Specialist Program (COSS) is a unique,
curriculum-based training course that was conceived by safety professionals and
is recognized nationwide for its rigorous standards and outstanding curriculum.
To learn more about the COSS curriculum, please request a
COSS Course Outline. Pricing varies by location. Click on locations tab above for more info.
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Since 2002, the COSS Program has been one of the top-ranked safety designations of its kind, and has received formal recognition from the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE), the American Petroleum Institute (API), and the American Association of Safety Councils (AASC).
COSS is designed to be an in-depth set of learning modules that equip workers with the core competencies of occupational safety and health for the Chemical, Construction, Energy, Engineering, Fire, Food, Government, Human Resources, Health, Medical, Municipal, Oil and Gas, Security, Shipyard, Transportation and Utility fields.
The COSS program is expanding to cover all levels of the workforce. In addition to offering the 40-hour Certified Occupational Safety Specialist program, we are developing a 24-hour Safe Supervisor Program and a COSS for Managers Program.
There are currently 19 different locations where you may take the COSS program. Find the location nearest you.