Certificate Information

The Energy Safety Canada certificate has several security features to prevent fraudulent activity and protect workers. Almost 200 fraudulent certificates were confiscated in 2019. Depending on course delivery, certificate appearances can vary, please see examples below.

The validation tool will allow you to check the authenticity of a training certificate issued by Energy Safety Canada, Enform or OSSA.* 

Certificate Security Features

Unique Certificate Number
QR Code
Embosed Foil Icon
Built In Security Features

Examples of other Certificates

All example certificates shown continue to be valid and should continue to be accepted on worksites if not expired. If you suspect a certificate may be fraudulent please contact Energy Safety Canada at 1.800.667.5557. 

Online course certificate with no expiration date

OSSA course certificate with course completion date

In-class ESC certificate with expiration date

In-class Enform certificate with expiration date

*Courses taught at an Authorized Training Provider may not be certified by Energy Safety Canada for up to five business days after course completion. Please contact ESC if course completion verification is required sooner.