Common Safety Orientation (Energy Safety Canada)


Common Safety Orientation (CSO) is designed for new workers in the oil & gas industry. CSO provides consistent safety messaging that clearly explains safe work practices and eliminates the need for redundant orientation training. This course is available in-class through TriTech Safety & Training Inc, or online through Energy Safety Canada.

Workers should consult their employer to determine which orientation is accepted on their work sites.


  • Personal accountability for a safe work environment
  • Arriving ready to work
  • Major hazards in the oil and gas industry
  • The 10 Life Saving Rules
  • Worksite maintenance
  • Emergency preparedness and response procedures
  • Reporting incidents and near misses
  • Safe work communications
  • Contributing to a respectful workplace


Upon successful completion of the written exam with a minimum score of 80%, you will receive a permanent Certificate of Completion.

IMPORTANT: Government issued photo ID is required.

Duration: Half-day (approx. 4 hours)

Certification: Energy Safety Canada                                     Expiry: N/A