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BCSP Credentials At-A-Glance

The At-A-Glance provides Education/Training, Work Experience, Fees, Passing Scores and Recertification for all BCSP credentials.
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Minimum Education

Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in any field

Work Experience

At least 4 years of experience where safety is at least 50%, preventative, professional level with breadth and depth of safety duties and a BCSP approved credential. For the entire BCSP approved credential list visit bcsp.org/CSP

Application Fees

$160

Examination Fees

Exam: $350, Exam Bundle: $600

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$180

Passing Scores

99/175

Recertification

25 points

Minimum Education

N/A

Work Experience

At least 10 years of safety management related experience (a minimum of 35% of the job tasks must be related to management of safety related programs, processes, procedures, personnel, etc.)

Application Fees

$160

Examination Fees

Exam: $350, Exam Bundle: $600

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$170

Passing Scores

106/175

Recertification

25 points

Minimum Education

Min. of a bachelor’s degree in any field or an associate in safety, health, or the environment (SH&E). Associate degree must include at least four courses with at least 12 semester hours of study in the SH&E domains covered in the ASP examination blueprint

Work Experience

At least 1 year of experience where safety is at least 50%, preventative, professional level with breadth and depth of safety duties

Application Fees

$160

Examination Fees

Exam: $350, Exam Bundle: $600

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$170

Passing Scores

107/175

Recertification

25 points

Minimum Education

N/A

Work Experience

3 years of experience where safety is at least 35% of job duties

Application Fees

$140

Examination Fees

Exam: $300, Exam Bundle: $550

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$145

Passing Scores

116/175

Recertification

20 points

Minimum Education

N/A

Work Experience

3 years of construction experience where at least 35% of primary job duties involve safety and health

Application Fees

$140

Examination Fees

Exam: $300, Exam Bundle: $550

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$145

Passing Scores

108/175

Recertification

20 points

Minimum Education

N/A

Work Experience

2 years supervisory experience or 4 years work experience related to the specific supervisory certification for which candidate is applying (work experience must be a minimum part time [18 hrs/week] to qualify)

Application Fees

$120

Examination Fees

Exam: $185, Exam Bundle: $325

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$70

Passing Scores

61/87

Recertification

30 hours of safety and health courses or earning the CET, STSC, STS, CHST, OHST, ASP, SMS, or CSP

Minimum Education

N/A

Work Experience

2 years supervisory experience or 4 years work experience related to the specific supervisory certification for which candidate is applying (work experience must be a minimum part time [18 hrs/week] to qualify)

Application Fees

$120

Examination Fees

Exam: $185, Exam Bundle: $325

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$70

Passing Scores

59/87

Recertification

30 hours of safety and health courses or earning the CET, STSC, STS, CHST, OHST, ASP, SMS, or CSP

Minimum Education

N/A

Work Experience

Hold one of the following credentials: ASP; CHST; CSP; GSP; OHST; SMS; STS; STSC; TSP; CDGP; CFPS; CHMM; CIH; CMIOSH; CRSP; CSE (SAWS-China); CP-12 Safety Professional Certificate in Safety and Occupational Health, U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center (ACRC); Master in Occupational Safety and Health (ITC-ILO); MISPN (ISPON); NEBOSH National or International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety; SISO; Diploma/Certificate in Industrial Safety, as issued by the State Government Departments/Boards of Technical Education, Government of India. Full credential names at bcsp.org/CET

Application Fees

$140

Examination Fees

Exam: $300, Exam Bundle: $550

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$145

Passing Scores

119/175

Recertification

20 points, with 2.8 of these points in teaching, developing and/or attending courses on instructional techniques

Minimum Education

Bachelor's or master's degree from a participating QAP program

Work Experience

No experience required: Must achieve the CSP within eligibility time period once CSP experience requirement is met.

Application Fees

N/A

Examination Fees

Exam: $350, Exam Bundle: $600

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$140

Passing Scores

ASP: Waiver, CSP: 99/175

Recertification

GSP: N/A, CSP: 25 points

Minimum Education

A credential from a participating QEP program

Work Experience

No experience required: Must achieve the CSP within eligibility time period once CSP experience requirement is met.

Application Fees

N/A

Examination Fees

Exam: $350, Exam Bundle: $600

Eligibility Extension Fees

$100

Renewal Fees

$140

Passing Scores

ASP: Waiver, CSP: 99/175

Recertification

TSP: N/A, CSP: 25 points