Current Online CEU Courses

ASP + CSP examCORE Connect

ASP + CSP examCORE Connect combines the examCORE ASP and CSP into one convenient and cost-effective program. Prepare the right way for both the ASP and CSP exams.

BCSP Examcore Pre-Exam Training

The Board of Certified Safety Professionals’ Associate Safety Professional examCORE course is an interactive, online pre-exam training program that supports safety, health and environmental (SH&E) practitioners’ professional development.

BHT 1001 : Introduction to Abnormal Psychology

Explore the psychopathology of mental illness from the causes, assessment and diagnostic criteria, and treatment, and gain a conceptualization of the sociological, psychological, and biological understandings of mental illness.

BHT 1002 : Forensic Sociology of Addictions

Investigate why people use illegal substances and the policies around the enforcement of illicit substances through exploring American History and examining social research.

BHT 1003 : Behavioral Crisis Management

Behavioral Crisis Management gives students information regarding crisis prevention, intervention, suicide prevention, and methods for managing challenging behavior in outpatient treatment settings.

BHT 1004 : Introduction to Operations

Introduction to Operations gives students information regarding the operation of an inpatient residential treatment facility. Topics range from services provided in a facility, roles of staff members, types of admission and therapy, and methods of patient management.

CE 1001: Incident Safety Officer

The need for Incident Safety Officers is vital in all Firehouses to ensure the safety of the men and women who risks their lives every day to protect others. This course prepares individuals who are interested in gaining this certification.

CE 1002: Health and Safety Officer

A Health and Safety Officer has the important role of protecting employees from potentially fatal situations. This course helps prepare individuals who are interested in gaining this certification.

CE 1003: Fire Officer I

Becoming an officer is a huge step in a Fire Fighter's career, but it comes with many new responsibilities. This course provides the necessary training individuals will need to advance into a management position in the Fire Industry.

CE 1004: Fire Officer II

Already a certified Fire Officer I? Interested in continuing your training for the potential to serve an even larger managerial role in your Fire House? CSU now offers Fire Officer II completely online which will help you move up the ladder and become the professional you hope to be.

CE 1006: Developing Fire Service Professionals

This course will present information that allows students to analyze professional development and succession planning within their organization and formulate opportunities to develop future officers and leaders in the fire service.

CE 1101: CHST® Exam Prep Course

Based on feedback from our students and the safety community, the Continuing Education Department at CSU has developed this training course to help prepare students for the CHST® Exam; all completely online.

CE 1102: Industrial Hygiene for Safety Professionals

After completing CE 1102, you will have a better understanding of what Industrial Hygienists do and why they are a valued member of the Environment, Safety, & Health Team.

CE 1103: ASP Prep Course

Based on feedback from our students and the safety community, the Continuing Education Department at CSU has developed this training course to help prepare students for the ASP Exam; all completely online.

CE 1104: CSP Prep Course

The course prepares students for the Certified Safety Professional exam offered by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals. This online course provides students with a comprehensive review of the CSP subject matter.

CE 1105: Maritime Hazardous Material Inventory

This course will assist you in becoming familiar with the requirements of the 2009 Hong Kong Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships.

CE 1106: Coronavirus Facts - Understanding the Coronavirus

This course covers basic information of coronavirus related hazards and how to protect oneself at home or in the workplace.

CE 1107: Coronavirus Prevention and Control: Strategies for Employees

This course covers coronavirus related hazards at the intermediate level.  Material covered includes information on workplace hazards ranging from those encountered by general workers to individuals who are required to work in environments that include individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19. 

CE 1108: Coronavirus Prevention and Control: Strategies for Managers

This course covers coronavirus related hazards at the advanced level. Material covered will include information on assessing levels of risk in the workplace, identifying industries that have a high risk of COVID-19 exposure, and an in-depth presentation of virus control methods. Consideration will be given to applying safety management system approaches and identifying safety and health regulations that apply to COVID-19 exposure control.

CE 1109: Coronavirus Prevention and Control: Train the Trainer

This course covers applied training methods and adult learning strategies for individuals who would be called upon to provide face-to-face training for this series of courses. Those who are Training Coordinators, Training and Development Workers, Supervisors, Managers, and others who are training employees on COVID-19 in the workplace would benefit from this training.  During this course, students will learn to apply adult learning principles and theory, recognize the purposes of the course outline (lesson plan), examine presentation strategies, and identify useful approaches for managing courses.

CE 1201: School Safety and Security

This course covers a cross-section of Dynamic Internal Crisis and Event (DICE) situations that include terrorism, active shooters & mass violence, explosives, hostage and barricade situations, kidnapping, CBRNE events, and other potential internal crises that could occur in a school setting.

CE 1202: Human Trafficking Awareness

This course defines the crime of human trafficking, and provides the student with an awareness of what human trafficking is in the United States.

CE 1203: The United States' Response to Human Trafficking

This course defines in more depth the crime of human trafficking and reviews the United Nations' Anti-Trafficking Protocols and the United States' Trafficking Victims Protections Act of 2000 (TVPA). The role of various federal agencies involved in teh fight against human trafficking will be examined in detail.

CE 1204: Law Enforcement Investigations of Human Trafficking Crimes

This course examines the role and importance of law enforcement in the fight against human trafficking. The resources available to law enforcement to fight human trafficking will be examined.

CE 1205: Introduction to Forensic Investigation

Columbia Southern University and the Songer Institute are happy to announce our partnership for the development of this course.

CE 1206: Digital Forensics and the Courtroom

This online course describes the fundamental importance of digital forensics, effective management practices, and legal challenges associated with conducting investigations. Upon completion of this course, students will identify the legal issues related to admission of evidence into the courtroom and classify best practices surrounding certification of the various disciplines and subfields in the forensic sciences.

CE 1207: Crime Scene Management

This online course examines the orchestration and management of crime scene service organizations. Example of covered topics include the need for proper management, unit organization and personnel, investigator safety and protection of evidence against contamination or loss, and the credentialing and certification of crime scene workers.

CE 1208: Medicolegal Death Investigation

This online course explores the role that science plays in the Medicolegal investigation of death. It will discuss both historical and current investigative and administrative legal issues related to death investigation. This course is designed for Medicolegal death investigators, coroners, investigators, or other students or processionals with an interest in death investigation.

CE 1209: Forensic Administration

This course examines the effective administration and management practices of crime scene practitioners and crime laboratory scientists.

CE 1300: Certified Community Paramedic Review Course

Columbia Southern University and the IAFCCP are happy to announce our partnership for the development of the Certified Community Paramedic Review Course!

CE 1401: Project Management Professional (PMP®) Exam Prep Course

This course assists students with preparing for mastery of the project management terminology and processes required in order to obtain the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification. The course covers the inputs, tools, techniques, and outputs of each of the knowledge areas, as well as the ethical responsibility and code of conduct, and the cross-cutting knowledge and skills. The course also includes tips on taking and passing the exam.
*The CE 1401 course material follows the current PMP® certification exam blueprint which remains in effect until July 2020*

CE 1402: Foundational Math for Business

This course introduces basic mathematical operations needed to understand and solve problems encountered in business.

CE 2000: Internet and Network Security

Provides a practical examination of information security fundamentals. Includes security planning, technologies, and personnel issues. Covers material helpful in the preparation for the Security+ certification exam.

CE 2001 : Cybersecurity and Crime

Introduces the types of security crime, breaches, fraud, and network penetrations. Students learn procedures for preventing intrusions, fraud, and computer crime. Legal impacts for cybersecurity crimes are discussed and evaluated.

CE 2002 : Cyber Warfare and Application

Provides knowledge of intrusion detection applications, security tasks, networks activity, and prevention and social engineering techniques. Students are provided with hands-on exercises for intrusion detection systems, scanning applications, and social engineering practices.

CE 2003 : Security Application and Development

Introduces best practices for securing applications, networks, and databases. Students learn how organizations protect assets from unauthorized access. Students start the initial phase of building applications while documenting security procedures.

Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This program prepares students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office.

CMC 1001: Foundations for Success

Foundations for Success is a course designed to accompany Chantell Cooley’s book, Winning the Game of Life, and the accompanying workbook, Equipped for the Game of Life. Chantell Cooley is Co-founder and Vice President of Columbia Southern University.

CMC 1002: Servant Leadership

Servant Leadership, a course offered through Columbia Southern University, equips students with the skills they need to become leaders and mentors at work, no matter their position.

CMC 1003: Building Your Team

A 10-week, self-paced course offered through Columbia Southern University, “Building Your Team” addresses major concerns surrounding leadership in the modern work environment.

CMC 1004: Leading Through Failure

A 10-week, self-paced course offered through Columbia Southern University, “Leading Through Failure” gives students necessary tools for responding to failures at work in a healthy and productive manner. Examines opportunities for learning, growth, humility, improvement, and moving forward.

Computer Technician Professional with CompTIA A+ Certificate Program with Externship

The CompTIA A+ course will build upon students’ existing user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer software and hardware in order to present fundamental concepts and techniques that technicians will use every day on the job.


Prepare the right way for the CSP exam.

examCORE Associate Safety Professional® Prep Course

Prepare the right way for the ASP® exam. This online, self-paced course provides in-depth information on each area of the ASP® Blueprint.

Human Resource Professional Certificate with Externship

The Human Resources Professional Program introduces human resources (HR) functions and related elements and activities to students wishing to enter a career in this field or anyone who runs or may start a business of their own.

Human Trafficking Investigation CEU Certificate

The Continuing Education Department at CSU is excited to partner with Human Trafficking Investigations and Training Institute (HTITI) to offer this new CEU Certificate Program.

IT Cyber Security Professional with CompTIA Security+ Certificate Program with Externship

The CompTIA Security+ course provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to become an IT security professional. This course is designed to fully prepare students to sit for and pass the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.

Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This program covers information on the medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances.

NSA Center for Public Safety CEU Courses

The National Sheriffs’ Association Center for Public Safety is dedicated to enhancing jail operations in the United States by providing training, current events and resources.

Through a partnership with Columbia Southern University, the online training is offered to meet requirements for various certifications offered through the NSA Institute for Jail Operations.

Pharmacy Technician + Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam.

Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate Exam Prep Program

The Six Sigma Professional program is designed for high-performance employees and leaders of business improvement projects.