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The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) values diversity, equity and inclusion at all levels of the organization. We welcome and respect the unique perspectives, opinions and experiences of all BCRSP certificants, applicants, and other interested parties. We commit to working towards removing barriers, internally and externally, to achieve true diversity, equity, and inclusion within the BCRSP. 
The BCRSP wishes to acknowledge this land on which the BCRSP office operates as being part of the Treaty Lands and Traditional Territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit, The Haudenosaunee Confederacy the Huron-Wendat and Wyandot Nations. We recognize these peoples and their ancestors as peoples who inhabited these lands since time immemorial.  We are grateful to have the opportunity to work on this land and by doing so, give our respect to its first inhabitants.
BCRSP is committed to provide a safe and welcoming environment to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Two-Spirited, and non-binary individuals.

The BCRSP sets certification standards for the occupational health and safety profession.

BCRSP Reciprocal Agreements

BCRSP certifications are recognized globally and we have a memorandum of understanding with several certification bodies whereby valid certification holders may apply for certification by BCRSP through an MOU pathway. 

For Information on Reciprocal Agreements

Considering a Career in Safety? 

A career in OHS can lead to a wide range of opportunities. OHS professionals work across all industry sectors, and all types of organizations including government, private sector, not-for-profit/associations, and as consultants and entrepreneurs. 

Find out more about working in occupational health and safety

Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Program

All individuals certified by the Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals are required to adhere to the mandatory Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Program (formerly called the Certification Maintenance Program (CMP)). This program ensures that certificants keep pace with changes affecting professional OHS practice. 

Learn More About the CPD Program

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Why Become Certified?

As a safety professional or safety technician, you have many options and choices when it comes to your career path. Only you can make the choice to pursue a safety certification. Obtaining a BCRSP certification will set you apart from others in your field and will have a measurable impact on your career. BCRSP certified individuals receive the best opportunities for career advancement and are sought for their expertise.

Find Out More About the Benefits of Certification