Accredited ASPs

The following organizations have been accredited by COS and are authorized to conduct SEMS audits pursuant to 30 CFR 250 Subpart S and to issue certificates pursuant to COS-2-03 Requirements for Third-Party SEMS Auditing and Certification of Deepwater Operations.


Accredited ASP Contact Phone E-mail Issued Date
There are no registered audit service providers at this time.
Provisional Accreditation

The following organization has been granted provisional accreditation by COS. An ASP with provisional accreditation has completed an application, successfully undergone a COS office assessment and needs to complete the required COS witness assessment. An ASP with provisional accreditation may conduct SEMS audits but cannot issue SEMS certificates until successful completion of the required witness audit.


Accredited ASP Contact Phone E-mail Issued Date
There are no registered audit service providers at this time.
 
No additional organizations have a signed agreement and pending application for accreditation with COS. COS reviews applicants’ materials for managing the overall SEMS audit process to assure that they meet the requirements for SEMS audits pursuant to 30 CFR 250 Subpart S, API RP 75 and COS documents.
The organization must respond to any nonconformities, and upon demonstration that all the required procedures are in place, the application is deemed complete and COS conducts an Office Assessment.

The Center for Offshore Safety, in accordance with 30 CFR 250.1922, is recognized as an Accreditation Body (AB) by the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) to accredit Audit Service Providers (ASPs) for the purpose of conducting Safety and Environmental Management Systems (SEMS) audits of offshore operators pursuant to 30 CFR 250 Subpart S. The list is reviewed on a quarterly basis and is updated as necessary and when there is a change of status of an applicant or ASP. Contact the COS with questions or concerns at:

The Center for Offshore Safety 1990 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 1370 Houston, TX 77056, USA
Phone: 832-495-4925
Email: info@centerforoffshoresafety.org