Starting in 2018, when the BSO course is taken online a new BSO Certificate gets created and looks like:
To Verify a BSO Certificate
This process works for BSO online and classroom certificates - see below for samples.
What displays will vary if BSO was taken online or in the classroom; however, both show as "ID Verified" once validated.
OSSA Course History to Date
|2005 - June 30,2015||July 1, 2015||April 2, 2018|
|1 hr OSSA Regional Orientation (ORO) classroom course||→ was replaced by: OSSA BSO - 4.5 hr classroom course||= is complemented with : OSSA BSO - 3 hr online course|
In Summary, ORO → BSO classroom = BSO online
NOTE: these certificates have no expiry date
BSO Online Certificate (April 2018)
BSO Classroom Certificate (July 2015)
ORO Replacement Certificate (2006)
ORO Certificate (2006 - June 30, 2015)