Professional Certifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for Safety Professionals

Our professional safety certifications demonstrate to employers, potential employers, and those you protect and teach, that you have an advanced and proven set of knowledge, skills and abilities in the field of workplace safety.

Safety Certifications

I. Certified Safety Manager (CSM)

A CSM is an implementer of strategy and actions normally mandated by those on the corporate level. They oversee and drive compliance and monitoring and are able to effectively employ a range of OHS tools and processes. They are likely to have a site or industry focus.

II. Certified Safety Director (CSD)

A CSD is involved in problem solving and application of strategy; their advice is based on conceptual and technical knowledge mediated by training and experience, analysis of evidence and critical thought. They understand how to use and access the evidence base and value professional collaboration. They are capable of working with minimal supervision and usually give direction to others.

III. Licensed Safety Professional (LSP)

An LSP is an individual with high-level specialist and strategic skills. They are likely to be involved in the development and implementation of a comprehensive facility wide or corporate safety and health program and are influential with senior management and policymakers. Their perspective embraces the broader organizational and social context.

Environmental Certifications

I. Certified Environmental Manager (CEM)

The Certified Environmental Manager (CEM) is an indication to employers, potential employers, regulatory agencies, and the courts that you have the knowledge, skills, and abilities equivalent to a level of proficiency expected of a professional who is capable of working with little or no supervision while managing the environmental programs, policies, and procedures common to business and industry.

II. Certified Environmental Director (CED)

The NASP Certification “Certified Environmental Director” (CED) indicates a high level of proficiency and is one of the highest levels of certification in the industry. Certified Environmental Director level is an indication of a level of proficiency expected of an environmental professional who is capable of developing and managing a comprehensive facility-wide environmental program.

III. Certified Environmental Professional (CEP)

The Certified Environmental Professional is the highest designation offered by NASP and indicates the highest level of proficiency. The Certified Environmental Professional level is an indication of a level of proficiency expected of an environmental professional who is capable of developing and managing a comprehensive corporate environmental program and supervising others to do the same.

Certificates of Achievement

These certificates assure all employers or potential employers that the practitioner has exceptional acquired knowledge, skills, and abilities in the specific areas covered by the courses.

The Environmental Health & Safety Professional Certificate
This certificate requires successful completion of a series of environmental and safety related modules.

Hydrogen Sulfide Safety Train-The-Trainer (HST)
This certificate requires successful completion of various standards related to the hazards associated with exposure to hydrogen sulfide gas.

Safety Auditor Certificate (SAC)
This certificate requires successful completion of various safety modules with emphasis on accident investigation, hazard analysis and proper safety inspections and assessments.

Specialist Designations

These Specialist Designations assure all employers or potential employers that the practitioner has exceptional acquired knowledge, skills, and abilities in the specified area.

General Industry

Construction

Petroleum

Environmental

Upcoming Events

May 6-10 | Certified Safety Manager (CSM) Classroom | Charleston, SC

Get your Certified Safety Manager designation in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina. Great seafood, exciting nightlife, and the best safety training available all in one class. Register today.

Learn More

people have said...

“I can only again thank you all at NASP for the knowledge, spirit, and intestinal fortitude for helping SEI achieve and maintain a 0.64 EMR.”

- Adam

Just wanted to drop a quick note and thank you again for putting on such a great course.

- Bill

The course was one of the best I’ve attended. It was well planned and your performance was top notch.

- Christian

It was an amazing experience taking your CSM course. I admire the instructor’s knowledge and facilitation tactics. NASP’s approach is “Class Act”.

- Nick

people have said...

“I can only again thank you all at NASP for the knowledge, spirit, and intestinal fortitude for helping SEI achieve and maintain a 0.64 EMR.”

- Adam

a few of our clients