- Annual Professional Development Conference that includes sessions that will challenge your thinking and provide
practical insight into emerging issues that allows you to transfer your knowledge to the health and safety programs in your
- Opportunity to gain the professional edge your career needs through CSSE's Certified Health and
Safety Consultant (CHSC) designation.
- High quality and informative health and safety professional development courses
led by well-trained, knowledgeable instructors - available across Canada.
- Comprehensive online course offerings that
allow you to learn anytime, anywhere there is internet access.
- CSSE members can register to access several high-quality
webinars in a variety of topic areas such as e-Business, Business and Financial Management, Professional and Personal Development
Skills, and more.
- The CSSE Resource Library is designed for sharing resources online within the CSSE community.
online Publications page serves as repository for CSSE publications, including the online version of Contact Newsletter as
well other important documents, brochures, and promotional materials.”
“Membership in the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering is the perfect means for
health and safety professionals of all levels to expand their knowledge; enrich their expertise and explore future issues,
strategies and trends.”
Code of Ethics
The ethical relationships of members of the Society are defined
in order to ensure that their conduct will provide sound judgment in pursuit of their professional duties, will follow the
highest standards of integrity, and will uphold the honour and dignity of the safety profession.
Members shall limit their involvement in such endeavours to those areas where they have specific
knowledge and competence. They shall avoid any form of appearance of a possible conflict of interest.
With Employers or Clients
Members will not abuse their professional affiliations to
secure personal advantage and shall avoid conflicts of interest.
In Seeking Employment
Members shall not compete unfairly with other members or utilize improper or questionable methods.
Members shall not allow nor participate in exaggerated or misleading statements of their qualifications.
They shall not represent their work and/or capabilities in a manner which will discredit or reflect unfavourably upon the
profession. Professional papers or articles written for publication shall be factual, dignified and free from self-laudatory
implications. Such articles shall convey the author’s degree of participation in the work or program described
and shall give appropriate credit to others who share in the activity.
As an Employer
Members shall provide complete information on the position and its status, and shall ensure equal opportunities for professional
development of those working under their supervision.
With Other Members
Members shall not take credit for the safety work of others including designs, programs, suggestions, accomplishments, or
proprietary interest, and shall not attempt to injure directly or indirectly the professional reputation, prospect or practice
of other members. Each member shall cooperate in extending the effectiveness of the profession by the exchange of information
and experience and by encouraging fellow members to pursue their continuing education efforts.
Members shall not
use the contact information of fellow members (available in the Member directory of the CSSE website) without their consent,
other than to contact them singly and directly.
The CSSE Insurance Program
CSSE members have access to comprehensive personal insurance coverage at discounted rates.
CSSE Insurance Program
Canadian Society of Safety Engineering's CHSC Designation
Pursuing the CHSC Designation
Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professional's CRSP Designation
Pursuing the CRSP Designation