The Northern Safety Association offers a path to earning the National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) designation. This designation indicates that the individual has knowledge in various construction-related health and safety management skills and principles. When a person completes this program, they are ready to begin the career-long process of becoming an expert and leader in construction safety.

This program will enable participants to:

  • Assist management in the administration, implementation and maintenance of a health and safety management system.

  • Identify and review various health and safety concerns specific to the work site.

  • Communicate effectively with government, management and workers regarding health and safety, on and off the job.

An NCSO designation is considered to be an entry-level field position. Individuals with this designation may or may not have extensive safety experience in the field.

Download a complete National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) Information Package.