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Safety Training Courses

We have in-house safety professionals providing the Safety Training Courses listed below.

 

Key Training Elements

Evaluations / Resources

   

FALL PROTECTION

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Fall Protection Systems
  • Fall Protection Elements
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Harness Donning

Evaluations / Resources

  • Fall Protection Video
  • Fall Protection Test
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Harness Donning
  • Distance Calculations
   

CONFINED SPACE OVERVIEW

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Hazard Identification & Mitigation
  • Procedures
  • Safety Watch

Evaluations / Resources

  •  Confined Space Video
  • Confined Space Test
  • WorkSafe BC Handouts
   

CONFINED SPACE TRIPOD USE

  *Pre-Requisite: Confined Space Overview

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Rope and Knots
  • Inspection and Set-Up
  • Roles and Responsibilities

Evaluations / Resources

  • Tripod Use Video
  • Tripod Use Test
  • Practical Evaluation
  •  WorkSafe BC Handouts
   

CONFINED SPACE SAFETY WATCH

  *Pre-Requisite: Confined Space Overview

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Permits
  • Gas Testing
  • Duties and Responsibilities
  • Rescue

Evaluations / Resources

  •  Gas Monitor Video
  • Gas Monitor Test
  • Practical Evaluations
  • WorkSafe BC Handouts
   

SAFE OPERATION OF FORKLIFTS

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Stability of a Forklift
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Refuelling

Evaluations / Resources

  • S.A.F.E Video
  • Forklift Test
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Functional Checks
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
   

SAFE OPERATION OF BOOM LIFTS

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Stability of a Boom Lift
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Refuelling

Evaluations / Resources

  • Boom Lift Video
  • Boom Lift Test
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Functional Checks
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
   

SAFE OPERATION OF SKID STEERS 

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Stability of Skid Steers
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Steering Characteristics
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Refuelling

Evaluations / Resources

  • Skid Steer Video
  • Skid Steer Test
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Functional Checks
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
   

SAFE OPERATION OF WHEEL LOADERS

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Stability of Wheel Loaders
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Steering Characteristics
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Refuelling

Evaluations / Resources

  • Wheel Loader Video
  • Wheel Loader Test
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Functional Checks
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
   

SAFE OPERATION OF SCISSOR LIFTS

Key Training Elements

  •  Regulations
  • Stability of a Scissor Lift
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Refuelling

Evaluations / Resources

  • Scissor Lift Video
  • Scissor Lift Test
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Functional Checks
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
   

SAFE OPERATION OF BUCKET TRUCKS

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Stability of Bucket Trucks
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Safe Operating Practices
  • Refuelling
  • Special Consideration

Evaluations / Resources

  • Bucket Truck Video
  • Bucket Truck Test
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Functional Checks
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation 
   

RIGGING AND HOISTING

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Procedures and Precautions
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Calculating Load Weights
  • Rigging Configurations
  • Hand Signals

Evaluations / Resources

  • Rigging & Hoisting Video
  • Rigging & Hoisting Test
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Load Weight Calculations
  • Hand Signals
  • Practical Evaluation
   

SPILL RESPONSE

Key Training Elements

  •  Regulations
  • Requirements & Responsibilities
  • WHIMIS Symbols
  • Emergency Plans
  • Clean Up Procedures

Evaluations / Resources

  •  Spill Response Video
  • Spill Response Test
  • Work Place Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
  • Reporting Paperwork
   

SCOTT PACKS (SCBA)

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • System Components
  • Donning/Doffing
  • Cleaning
  • Cylinder Changing

Evaluations / Resources

  • SCBA Video
  • Scott Pack Test
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Practical Evaluation
   

WHMIS

Key Training Elements

  • Overview of WHMIS
  • Classification
  • Labels
  • MSDS
  • Implementation

Evaluations / Resources

  • WHMIS Video
  • Classification Quiz
  • Label Test
  • MSDS Test
  • WorkSafe Participant Workbook
   

PROPANE

  *Propane Training Institute Workbooks & Exam

Key Training Elements

  • Product Knowledge
  • Propane Dispensing
  • Cylinder Components
  • Filling by Volume & Weight
  • Safety Practices

Evaluations / Resources

  • Propane Video
  • Propane Test
  • Equipment Inspection
  • PTI Workbooks
  • Practical Evaluations
   

HOT WORK/SPARK WATCH

Key Training Elements

  • Regulations
  • Permits
  • Fire Extinguisher Use
  • Duties & Responsibilities

Evaluations / Resources

  • Fire Prevention Video
  • Hot Work Test
  • Practical Evaluation
  • WorkSafe BC Handouts
   

MUSCULOSKELETAL INJURY PREVENTION

Key Training Elements

  • Concepts of Ergonomics
  • MSI Prevention Process
  • Categories of Risk Factors
  • Control Measures
  • General Design Guidelines

Evaluations / Resources

  • MSI Prevention Video
  • MSI Test
  • WorkSafe BC Booklet
  • Practical Evaluation
   

FATIGUE MANAGEMENT 

Key Training Elements

  • Factors
  • Physiology
  • Health Management
  • Fatigue
  • Practical Strategies

Evaluations / Resources

  • Fatigue Management Video
  • Fatigue Management Test
  • Handouts
  • Practical Information
   

TAKING CARE OF YOUR BACK

Key Training Elements

  • Factors
  • Physiology
  • Posture and Exercise
  • Stretching & Strengthening
  • Practical Strategies

Evaluations / Resources

  • Safe Lifting Videos
  • Knowledge Test
  • WorkSafe BC Booklets
  • Practical Information
   

VIOLENCE PREVENTION

Key Training Elements

  • Legal Requirements
  • Risk Assessment
  • Program Development
  • Procedures for Prevention

Evaluations / Resources

  • Violence Prevention Video
  • Knowledge Test
  • WorkSafe BC Booklets
  • Program Implementation
   

ANTI-HARASSMENT 

Key Training Elements

  • Legal Requirements
  • Identifying Harassment
  • Anti-Harassment Policy
  • Rights & Responsibilities
  • Procedures 

Evaluations / Resources

  • Anti-Harassment Video
  • Knowledge Test
  • WorkSafe BC Booklets
  • Program Implementation
   

OH&S COMMITTEES 

Key Training Elements

  • Legal Requirements
  • Program Development
  • Roles & Responsibilities

Evaluations / Resources

  • Knowledge Test
  • WorkSafe BC Booklets
  • Program Implementation
   

 

 

 

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