Construction Safety Officer (TSC/CSO)




Trade Safety Coordinator (TSC)/ Construction Safety Officer (CSO)

In partnership with Universal Health and Safety (The Universal Group)

The TSC/CSO 2 week training program provide students with a deeper understanding of the specifics of safety and hands-on skills. We will look at specific parts of the OHS Regulation and specific sections of the WCA to ensure that our students are knowledgeable when going to a worksite and are able to deal with topics such as Fall Protection, Confined Space, Electrical Safety and Occupational Hygiene.


To qualify for the Construction Safety Officer (CSO) course and subsequent certification, a person must be at least 16 years old and have the physical ability to perform first aid skills required to complete the learning tasks. Completion of the Trade Safety Coordinator (TSC) course is required (Week 1)


Certification requires full participation and course attendance. Candidates must demonstrate practical skill competency and achieve 75% in their assignments and 75% on the exam.

Course Length

The duration of this course is 70 hours over 10 classroom days.

Course Content

The participant will be able to understand:

  • Electrical Safety for Trade Workers
  • Lock Out
  • Excavation and Shoring
  • Structural Components
  • Fall Protection
  • Cranes/Rigging
  • Confined Space
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Respiratory Protection/PPE
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • WHMIS 2015
  • Role of the Attendant
  • Traffic Control for CSO’s
  • The Associations
  • Expectations for CSO’s
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1) Payment is due upon registration. Cancellations must be received by ABCB First Aid & Safety Training two full business days prior to the start of the course to receive a refund of the course fee paid. A full refund is dependent on the student returning any textbooks which are received in a usable/saleable condition, otherwise, a deduction will be made for textbooks.
2) For cancellations received less than two business days prior to the start of the course, no refund will be issued. ABCB may, at its sole discretion, apply the course fee amount paid to a future course.
3) For courses canceled by ABCB for any reason, a full refund of all course fees will be made subject to the student returning the course textbook