BCSP Certification and Career Advancement


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Are you ready to take your safety career to the next level? Colin Brown and Jessica Richardson from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals will demonstrate how you can earn certifications and designations to increase your career opportunities. They’ll also reveal the professional benefits of earning your certification and share valuable tips for success.

In this session, you will:

  • Discuss the career benefits of professional development through certification
  • Identify the professional certification for you
  • Define an individualized study plan to achieve success

Colin Brown

Colin Brown, Ph.D., CSP, CIH, CIT, is professional and organizational advancement manager at the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). He is a safety, health and environmental professional and educator with extensive experience spanning metals recycling, manufacturing, academia, healthcare and biopharmaceuticals. Brown’s expertise includes industrial hygiene, ergonomics, training and safety management systems.


Jessica Richardson

Jessica Richardson, CSP, CIT, CHST, STSC, is the senior manager of professional and organizational advancement for BCSP. She has comprehensive experience developing and managing occupational health and safety management systems, learning management systems and performance improvement initiatives in the construction, utilities, education and start-up environments.


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