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As safety professionals move along in their career path, they are in need of training designed for a high-level safety manager. LSU Professional Development in partnership with the Alliance Safety Council offers the opportunity for safety professionals to participate in the Certificate for Occupational Safety Managers (COSM) program. This advanced-level safety program is offered in five 8-hour modules on-campus or live-online. This unique 40-hour, five-day program is designed to build core competencies in the field of safety management.
This unique certificate program consists of one 40-hour course taken over the course of 5 days. This is broken up into five 8-hour modules:
These modules are offered on-campus and live-online. In order to receive the COSM industry certificate, you must complete all five modules, turn in all assignments and have a minimum of 2 years of safety, health and environmental work experience.
Students who successfully complete this program will be able to:
The virtual option requires a computer with internet access, an Internet browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer), webcam and microphone, Zoom account and Adobe Acrobat Reader.