Registered Safety Officer


The Registered Safety Officer (RSO) is knowledgeable of the fundamentals of occupational health and safety. The RSO is generally responsible for the day-to-day activities of managing a company’s health and safety program (this is an entry-level certification)
Occupational Safety and Health American Council (OSHAC) designed this program for current or potential OHS Officer who is responsible for establishing safety and health program for organizations.


Individual Benefits

If you are a current or prospective safety officer, it's essential you complete this program. By completing this program, you will be able to:

  • Learn how to effectively establish a company's safety and health program.
  • Understand the safety officer roles and responsibilities.
  • Continue to build on your leadership skills and ability to effect positive change.

Business Benefits

?By completing this program, safety officer will be able to:

  • Develop safety policies to improve standards for worksites.
  • Prepare for emergencies.
  • Improve system quality through reduced workplace accidents and injuries.

Intended Audience

OSHAC designed this program for safety officer. Any individual who is responsible for ensuring employees are knowledgeable about working in a safe manner should complete this program.

What is the right career path for you?

There are several safety positions with different levels of responsibility in an Occupational Safety and Health career path. Each advancing level typically requires higher levels of experience, education, and knowledge and skills in leadership, business practices, safety and health, and communication and information technology.
OSHAC wants to help our students who want to learn about these career opportunities..

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