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Certified Mine Safety Professional Review Course

The CMSP Review Course is a 3-day course that provides a high-level review of the CMSP Body of Knowledge, the gold standard of mine safety information.

Effective preparation for the CMSP Exam starts with instructor-led review.

Whether you’re planning to pursue the Certified Mine Safety Professional (CMSP) credential, and looking for something to jump-start your preparations or simply want to strengthen your knowledge of safety in the mining industry, then the CMSP Review Course is right for you.

The CMSP Review Course is a 3-day course that provides a high-level review of the CMSP Body of Knowledge, the gold standard of mine safety information.

Why Should I Take the CMSP Review Course?

  • Refresh your foundational safety and health knowledge.
  • Assess your strength and weakness around CMSP domains.
  • Determine areas for further study.
  • Gain confidence in your abilities.
  • Network with others interested in pursuing the CMSP.

What Will I Learn in the CMSP Review Course?

This 3-day review will cover the CMSP Body of Knowledge. The Body of Knowledge covers five primary domains including:

  • Fundamental Knowledge of Science & Engineering (10 questions)
  • Leadership, Organization & Culture (15 questions)
  • Safety, Health & Risk Management (50 questions)
  • Management Systems, Regulations & Assurance (15 questions)
  • Professional Skills, Conduct & Ethics (10 questions)

The CMSP Review Course is not an introduction to any of the topics covered. Its purpose is to provide an overall review of the CMSP Body of Knowledge. You should be familiar and comfortable with the fundamentals of domestic and international mine safety & health best practices to get the most out of this review/preparation.

Important Note: Instructors do not know the contents of the exam nor do they submit questions for the exam.

CMSP Review Course Fees

The investment to attend the 3-day Review Course:

$895 – SME Member

$995 – SME Nonmember

*Includes daily lunch and all course materials

Upcoming Review Courses:

July 20-22, 2024
Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Southpointe,
Canonsburg, PA
7:00 am – 4:00 pm Daily

November 5-7, 2024
N A Degerstrom,
Elko, NV
7:00 am – 4:00 pm Daily

*or save 25% when you take both the November Review Course and Exam here.

Important note: The CMSP Review Course does not include the CMSP Exam. If you intend to sit for the CMSP Exam, you will need to apply for the CMSP Exam separately.

We took a three-day review course and then we sat for the test. It was very challenging but fun at the same time. I think we bonded with our group that we did the training with. The test, although it was challenging, it was exciting! It was an overall really good experience.”

Matt Portfleet & Marisa Roerig

Michigan Technological University

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