Project Description


In 1992, CSA became accredited by the Occupational Health & Safety Administration (OSHA) as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) to test and certify that a product meets US standards. … The standard CSA mark means that the product has only been approved by Canadian standards.

-Complete the candidate information profile.
-Complete the disclosure questionnaire.
-Pass the CSA certification examination.
-Pass a criminal background check.

All of the Canadian provinces have adopted the CSA electrical standards, which means that certification is mandatory for all electrical products to be installed in Canada. These standards focus mainly on safety from electrical shock and fire hazard.

Every product that bears a CSA mark is listed in the CSA Group Product Listing. You can determine if a product has been evaluated by CSA Group by searching below. You can search by: Product type (using the keyword function) For more search results, please use the Symbol * before and after the keyword.

CSA Group is recognized and accredited in the U.S. by ANSI and by OSHA which lists us as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).