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Safety Council of Southwest Louisiana


Login FAQs

A: Please call our office at 337-436-3354 for assistance.

Employer FAQs

A: Yes, we do accept purchase orders if you are a member and have completed our credit application form and received approval.
To become a member click here.
To complete a credit application click here.

A: Yes, we honor all valid cards from all participating Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils (ARSC) members.

For a full list of ARSC members please visit their website: http://arsc.net/locations. Provided your employee can present a valid identification, and the training is included in the reciprocal agreement.

A: All Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils (ARSC) member councils are under agreement to accept our Basic Orientation Plus and any other transferable courses.

For more information on ARSC and a list of member councils and transferable courses, visit their website: www.arsc.net/.

A:First time members, click here.

A: No, however, if your employees are scheduled for courses that require a TWIC card as a prerequisite those courses will not be provided unless a TWIC card is presented and validated.

A: Please give us a call at 337-436-3354.

Registering and General Course Information

A: The majority of our courses are computer-based and can be delivered anywhere via the Internet, while others are hands-on, instructor-led and feature scenario-based or task-specific curriculum.

To register, select your training option: Computer Based Training (CBT) or Instructor Led Training by clicking here.

A: For step-by-step instructions- click here.

A: You will pay for the course at the time of check-in. We accept cash and all major credit cards.

A: Due to limited seating, we do not issue refunds once the transaction is complete. You are responsible for verifying course code and date.

A: For course cost and duration, please click here.

A: Yes, if you do not pass a course you will need to re-register and pay for it again.

A: The Basic Orientation Plus (13BOP) course requires a passing score and will yield an Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils (ARSC) card, otherwise referred to as an OSHA or safety card. For cost information, please click here.

Basic Orientation Plus (13BOP)

also referred to as the safety card, OSHA card or Basic Lake Charles (13BLC)

A: To get a replacement card, visit any Safety Council of Southwest Louisiana location; reminder to have proper identification. The cost of a replacement card is $25.

A: No, for safety reasons we require State or Government issued picture ID (US Driver's License, TWIC, US Military ID, Department of Corrections Card, or International Passport).

A: Yes, you can download a copy of the guide here. Click Here

A: If less than four years has passed from the expiration date, you are eligible to take the computer based Basic Orientation Plus Refresher course. If more than four years have elapsed, you must retake the Basic Orientation Plus Class.

Community FAQs

A: We are always looking for feedback to help better meet the safety needs of our community.

Any further questions or concerns?