QSSP Now Available Virtually and On-Demand

ISEA and QSSP faculty have transitioned the QSSP program to a virtual learning experience to accommodate and instruct interested safety sales professionals while ensuring the integrity of this vital education program. The training course can be completed online live via webinar, at the learner’s pace On Demand, or BOTH with QSSP Blended option.

QSSP Virtual

This QSSP training takes place in a virtual classroom, with scheduled dates and live instructors. Attendees must be present for all scheduled days to earn the QSSP designation.

$1,625 – Member
$2,425 – Non-Member

2021 schedule for virtual courses:

April 12 16 COMPLETE
Mon- Thurs:  7:45 am – 5:00 pm ET
Friday (competency test):  10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET

September 13 – 17 COMPLETE
Mon- Thurs:  9:45 am – 7:00 pm ET
Friday  (competency test): 10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET

October 25 29           
Mon- Thurs:  8:45 am – 6:00 pm ET
Friday (competency test): 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (EST)

Contact Sharon Tolson, Manager of Education and Information Resources at (703) 525-1695 ext. 118 or by email at [email protected]

QSSP On Demand

Safety sales professionals can take the QSSP training course online at their own pace, on their own time, from any location. QSSP On Demand requires learners to complete all course material, including virtual lessons, interactive activities, assessments, surveys, and knowledge checks. To earn the QSSP designation, students must earn a satisfactory score of 70% or higher on the competency exam.

$1,125 – Member
$1,925 – Non-Member

QSSP Blended

The QSSP Blended option allows participants to pace themselves while also meeting virtually with instructors. Attendees participate in two days of live webinars and complete select on-demand modules at their own pace.

$1,275- Member
$2,075 – Non-Member

Available Live Dates:

  • August 31 & September 2, 2021 COMPLETE
  • November 8 & 10, 2021
  • February 1 & 3, 2022

Standard QSSP Program Information:

Class size is limited to 40 participants to enhance each attendee’s learning experience and ensure an effective student/instructor ratio. Registration will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and there is a limit of five participants per class from a single company. Full payment must accompany the completed registration form. This course is ideally suited for participants with 1-7 years of safety industry experience.

Certificates will be awarded to participants who have two or more years of safety sales or marketing experience and who successfully attend and pass the QSSP Program.

For those who graduate in 2020 and beyond, there will be a 3-year re-certification requirement.  Online and face-to-face updates will be available in the recertification program beginning in 2023.

Those who have less than 2 years of experience still benefit from attending and passing the QSSP program because they can utilize their increased knowledge to better communicate with customers in a consultative manner on a variety of safety topics. The QSSP designation will be awarded after 2 years of experience as approved by ISEA. The QSSP designation represents a safety sales professional who has foundational safety knowledge combined with industry experience.

Cancellations must be received one month prior to the session for a full refund. Cancellations received at least two weeks prior to the session will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be provided for cancellations received within two weeks of the session. No fees will be refunded to companies or individuals who are absent without explanation. Substitutions, to be rescheduled at a later date, made within two weeks of the session will be assessed a $250 administrative fee.

QSSP On-Demand and QSSP Blended are non-refundable and have no enrollment caps.

QSSP Tuition is $1625 for employees of ISEA member companies, $2425 for non-members.  Bulk Registration Discount: There is a $100 per student discount for companies that register five or more employees at the same time/during the same registration.

What’s included: The course registration fee includes over 30 hours of instruction, pre-work exercises, OSHA Regulations, assessments/knowledge checks, material, resources, and the end-of-course exam. Exam retakes cost $250 per student.

In-Person QSSP Training Location

In-person QSSP training is held in Durham, North Carolina at the Hilton Garden Inn at Durham Southpoint.

Hilton Garden Inn Durham Southpoint
7007 Fayetteville Road, Durham, North Carolina, USA 27713
Tel: 1-919-544-6000 Fax: 1-919-544-6001

The Hilton Garden Inn Durham Southpoint hotel in Durham, North Carolina, is located at exit 276 off of I-40 on Fayetteville Road in Durham, North Carolina and is adjacent to the Streets of Southpoint shopping area that offers ample nearby shopping, entertainment and dining options. The hotel is only 10 miles from RDU International Airport and four miles from Research Triangle Park. Contact the Hilton Garden Inn at 919-544-6000 and mention ISEA or QSSP to receive the discounted room rate.

For more information on the course or availability, please complete the contact form below or email Sharon Tolson at [email protected]:

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