Change in Requirements for Certified Safety Professional (CSP) Effective July 2, 2018

Posted: Jul 30, 2018

The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) has changed the education requirement for the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification to require a minimum of a bachelor’s degree, effective July 2, 2018. CSPs who applied for their certification with an associate degree must meet the new requirement no later than December 31, 2020. They may submit proof of having obtained a bachelor’s degree or use the CSP Online Education Program to demonstrate they possess a satisfactory level of knowledge in a number of professional development topics identified as skills/knowledge areas determined to meet the CSP educational requirement. For more information you may click on the following link to BCSP: https://www.bcsp.org/About/BCSP-News/artmid/623/articleid/1170/FAQ-Regarding-the-CSP-Education-Requirement-Change