The Industry's Leading Health & Safety Certification
Acquiring your CMSP Certification designates you as a qualified health and safety professional.
See what certification holders are saying about the SME CMSP (Certified Mine Safety Professional) Certfication.
The CMSP is a great credential to add to your resume that encourages continuous improvement and education. If you are looking for a personal development goal the CMSP is a great choice. Of course, all safety certifications and training will benefit your safety efforts, the CMSP designation sets you apart.
All the current efforts of the SME CMSP program, which build upon the excellent foundation of the previous 25 years, have three objectives: zero accidents and incidents at mines and mills, increase the already excellent international stature of the CMSP, and achieve third party accreditation in 2018. Highlighted activities include having formed and working with a panel of subject matter experts to write questions for the exam, and the convening of a Cut Score Panel who will take the first examination to determine the passing score for future test takers. It is an honor and pleasure to work with the world class safety personnel working on the CMSP.
The CMSP credential is important to industry, employers, certificants and communities because each of them benefit from an individual who is very knowledgeable in all aspects of health and safety practices and systems.
Learn more about the association leading the industry on Health and Safety.
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. (SME) is a professional society (nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation) dedicated to serving mining professionals across the globe. With more than 14,000 members, SME proudly represents all professionals serving the minerals industry in more than 100 countries. SME members include engineers, geologists, metallurgists, educators, students and researchers. SME advances the worldwide mining and underground construction community through information exchange and professional development.
SME acquired the CMSP certification as a part of our ongoing commitment to supporting mine safety and health professionals around the world. SME's Health and Safety Division provides global resources for mine safety and health information, professional development, networking and advocacy.