Construction Safety Officer (CSO™)
The objective of the Construction Safety Officer (CSO™) program is to provide verification of a nationally recognized level of competency in relation to construction safety. The CSO™ program will provide practical training in various construction safety management skills and principles.
Persons who achieve the CSO™ designation will have a combination of formal training and 3 years construction experience in the construction industry; providing a valuable resource to management in the administration and implementation of a company’s safety program.
Elective Courses (plus any two of the following)
Upon completion of the nine mandatory courses, an equivalent of two elective courses and providing the required supporting documentation an individual may then apply to the Construction Safety Association of Manitoba to obtain the standing of Construction Safety Officer (CSO™).
NOTE: The CSO™ designation must be verified every three years. To maintain your CSO™ status you will be required to submit documentation confirming the practical application of your abilities (ie: Inspection; Toolbox Talk and Audit). *There will be an administration fee of $50.00 to verify CSO™ designation every three years for non-members*
There is a $50.00 fee in order to re-write the CSO™ exam if passing mark of 80% is not met.
CONSTRUCTION SAFETY OFFICER (CSO™) EXAM - April 24, 2014 & October 24, 2014
The Exam is scheduled to be written on April 24, 2014 & October 24, 2014. Please contact Marla Fillion, Training & Program Coordinator, for more information at (204) 775-3171 or by email at email@example.com.