CONSTRUCTION SAFETY COORDINATOR

PROFESSIONAL SAFETY CREDENTIALS

Construction Safety Coordinator

Professional Construction Safety Credentials

The Gold Seal Certified (GSC) Construction Safety Coordinator credential is for professionals who wish to increase their effectiveness in administering, developing, implementing and monitoring safety programs on a construction site and are responsible for assisting management (and other company personnel) on all issues related to the health and safety of their fellow workers.

Why Become a GSC Construction Safety Coordinator?

  • Safety Leadership: As a Gold Seal Certified Construction Safety Coordinator you will become a valuable resource to management in the administration and implementation of a company’s safety initiatives.
  • Career Advancement: The area of safety in construction has become a profession in demand. Gold Seal Certified Safety Coordinators have the skills and experiences for a number of career opportunities.
  • Respected Certification: You will earn a nationally recognized level of competency in relation to construction safety. The work commands respect, not only from your employer and fellow employees, but from government agencies, prime contractors, and construction owners

Minimum Requirements for GSC Construction Safety Coordinator Exam

For Automatic Eligibility; safety managers who hold a valid provincial/territorial Construction Safety Officer (CSO) designation qualifies as 3 years of Construction Site Safety experience. Applicants must complete the project list to verify an additional 2 years of Construction Site Safety experience.

Industry Experience
To qualify under the Gold Seal CSC Examination Criteria, an individual must have a minimum of 5 years of direct Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) on-site experience.

Education and Training
A minimum of 25 education and training credits are required to challenge the Gold Seal exam.100 + credits are required to challenge the Gold Seal CSC examination. Exams will be written at the local construction associations, and marked by national construction safety experts.

Safety Coordinator Intern

Please note: Those without sufficient credits to write the Gold Seal CSC exam can register as a Gold Seal Construction Safety Coordinator Intern with a commitment to work toward the full certification.


Next Steps?

Please select from the Gold Seal CSC options below:

Gold Seal Employers

Bockstael Construction Limited  | J.M.R. Electric Ltd. |  Marco Group of Companies | 3270879 Nova Scotia Limited.


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Formal Education Status

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Training

Have you attended industry training courses, seminars and/or workshops within the last 10 years?

*If yes, these courses, seminars and or workshops may count for credits towards your application.

Designation

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Designation

Do you hold a valid provincial/territorial Construction Safety Officer (CSO or equivalent) designation?


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Designation

Do you hold a CEC or PSQ designation?

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Industry Experience

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