What’s a QSSP course like?

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QSSP is designed to enhance participant expertise and knowledge in critical technical and regulatory areas of occupational health & safety. QSSP also builds confidence and credibility with customers and employer. Designed for maximum benefit in minimum time, the course covers core elements of occupational health and safety including industrial hygiene in one intensive, week-long session. Participants who successfully complete the course and the QSSP Competency Exam receive a certificate of recognition, are listed in the QSSP directory and can use the QSSP designation in all of their business practices. All participants receive excellent reference materials they will find to be very useful after the courses.

Increase your technical and regulatory expertise; become a more valuable resource to your customers and your company.

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Why Attend QSSP?

  • Better identify customer needs for safety and health equipment
  • Differentiate yourself from general industry sales representatives
  • Gain credibility and build a more valued relationship with your customers
  • Move purchase focus from price to performance
  • Better understand safety equipment capabilities and limitations
  • Small class size with direct contact with industry expert instructors
  • Network with industry peers
  • 4.2 Continuing Education Credits awarded to all participants
  • OSHA 30 Hour cards

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Who Should Attend?

QSSP is for anyone involved in sales, marketing or support services related to occupational health and safety whose effectiveness could be enhanced by increased technical and regulatory expertise and competence. This includes, but is not limited to, sales representatives (both inside and outside), customer service personnel, sales and marketing managers, product development personnel and marketing personnel.

This course is ideally suited for participants with 1-7 years of safety industry experience. Certificates will be awarded only to participants with 2 or more years experience or upon completion of 2 years of industry experience.

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Learn more about the QSSP curriculum here.


Are you an ISEA Member Company?

As an ISEA program, the QSSP course is open to any company, but member companies get a preferential tuition rate.

QSSP Equipment Sponsors

QSSP has benefited from equipment donations over the years from companies in the safety equipment industry to assist with learning labs and training support. The following companies have donated items to the program:3M, Ansell, Bullard, Dräger, Ergodyne, Industrial Scientific, Kimberly Clark Professional, MasterLock, Moldex, North by Honeywell, Orr Corporation, Scott Safety and Safety Equipment Institute (SEI).

Special thanks to companies that help with live demonstrations: 3M/Capital Safety for fall protection and TSI for Portacount respirator fit testing.