The University of Delaware offers intensive occupational safety training programs taught by Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainers. Currently, there are three main safety programs—COSS, COSM, and Safe Supervisor—and there are plans for more in the future.

UD’s Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS) course and Certificate for Occupational Safety Managers (COSM) course are designed for entry-level safety professionals and experienced safety practitioners wishing to stay current in the field. The Safe Supervisor course enhances a supervisor’s understanding of the bigger picture of safety and his or her role in creating a safer work environment. UD also offers all levels of Hazwoper training.


Upcoming courses are scheduled for the following dates:

Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS) Course

  • July 23–27, 2018, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m

Certificate for Occupational Safety Managers (COSM) Course

  • May 7-11, 2018, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Safe Supervisor Course

  • June 4–6, 2018, Mon.-Wed., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.


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