Before you invest your time and resources into the CUSP Credential, be sure to make sure you meet the eligibility requirements by answering the two questions below.
Do you have at least 3 years of experience in a dedicated safety, training or operations leadership role in the utility industry?
Do you have At least 1 year in a role where safety activities are a part of your job description? e.g., tailboards, safety committees, safety meetings
Review and determine your CUSP eligibility, then complete the CUSP application.
Fill out the CUSP Application online and allow the review committee 7-10 business days to review your application. Once your application is approved, then you can register for the CUSP exam and optional review.
Take time to study. You can prepare for the CUSP exam by registering for the optional CUSP Online Prep & Review or by reviewing the preparation materials on our website. Preparation is not required but strongly encouraged.
The CUSP Online Prep includes live, interactive webinars that provide an opportunity for Q&A with a utility safety expert.
Exams can be taken online on various scheduled dates. Select a date from our calendar or contact us to request a custom date for your cohort.