Campus Public Safety 

SFU's Campus Public Safety (CPS) team members are leading the way in the training and certifications they complete. Here is the latest list of courses, certifications, training and/or workshops required:

Please note, both our vendor GardaWorld Security Services and our in-house Campus Public Safety professional staff have training themes that align, but the specifics and depth of the training may differ.

  • All CPS Supervisors are OFA 3 certified, all others are OFA 1 & 2
  • Mental Health First Aid certification
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) for our Resident Liaison Supervisor
  • Crisis Response
  • Caring for your Team (Self-Care and Debriefing Frameworks, MHCC/Working Mind) 
  • Verbal De-escalation and Conflict Resolution 
  • Indigenous Cultural Safety (e.g., San'yas Training)
  • Facilitated EDI workshop (upcoming)