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Course Description Come join us to get certified for asbestos removal or abatement work. Current and future workers involved with asbestos removal or abatement will surely benefit from the topics covered in this course.   This two day course facilitated by Alberta Safety & Environmental Services (AES) Ltd., will teach you everything you need to know for the end exam, leading to a certificate recognized by the provincial government's Workplace Health and Safety division.   Outcomes Upon successful completion of Asbestos Abatement Certification, you will: understand the correct procedures, tools and equipment to use for asbestos removal and abatement know the effects of asbestos and its health implications have obtained adequate knowledge to write the Asbestos Abatement Test leading to a certificate recognized by the provincial government's Workplace Health and Safety division  Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites.   Notes Course materials are included.  

OHST-300

C01

Start date: 09/13/18

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu, Fri .

Tuition $499.00

Location : Technologies (TE) Location : 
  Technologies (TE).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 

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Course Description This telehandler (rough terrain forklift, telescoping forklift, Zoomboom) driver training program is designed to meet the needs of telehandler operators, regardless of brand. The class is ideal for all telehandler operators as it is designed to reinforce the importance of proper telehandler safety and handling techniques. The program focuses on these principles: Provincial and National Safety Standards Safe Operating principles Theory and Hands-on Instruction Controls and Functions Steering and Maneuverability Proper Machine Inspection Fueling internal combustion powered telehandlers Safe Load Handling Techniques Stability Principles Operational Maintenance Participants who successfully complete this class receive a Telehandler Safety Certificate. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

INDT-266

C01

Start date: 09/24/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Tuition $265.00

Location : Technologies (TE) Location : 
  Technologies (TE).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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Course Description Fall hazards are dangerous in the workplace. Employees working near these hazards need to have adequate knowledge and training to work safely. A Fall Protection system is used when work is being done at a place which a fall of 3m (10ft) or more may occur, or where a fall from a height of less than 3m involves a risk greater than the risk of impact on a flat surface. This training program is for any employee expected to complete work-related tasks that expose them to danger when working at heights.?The program teaches you the information every employee needs to know to avoid accidental exposure when performing work related tasks. You will also develop an understanding of the statutory requirements of the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S legislation. This program is designed to protect the health and safety of the workers at the jobsite, developed in accordance with the requirements of the OH&S and COHS regulations. Outcomes Upon successful completion of Fall Protection, you will: have a thorough understanding of the statutory requirements of the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S legislation. be prepared to work safely at heights. understand Fall Protection System’s. be an asset to your co-workers and your employer. obtain an Operators Certificate in Fall Protection. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

OHST-310

C01

Start date: 09/25/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Tuition $139.00

Location : Trades & Technologies (TT) Location : 
  Trades & Technologies (TT).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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Course Description Many workers are injured and killed each year in Canada while working in confined spaces. A confined space can be more hazardous than regular workspaces for many reasons. Before entering any confined space, a trained and experienced person should identify and evaluate all the existing and potential hazards within the confined space. Do you complete tasks that expose yourself to danger of confined spaces? If so, this course is for you. Come gain an understanding on the statutory requirements of the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S legislations in regards to confined spaces. Outcomes Upon successful completion of Confined Space, you will: understand how to stay safe and healthy on a confined space worksite. know how to determine potential hazards within a confined space. know the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S legislations be an asset to your co-workers and employer. obtain an Operator Certificate in confined space. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

INDT-264

C01

Start date: 09/26/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Tuition $165.00

Location : Agriculture & Trades Training Facility (AH) Location : 
  Agriculture & Trades Training Facility (AH).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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Course Description Skid Steer loader is one of the most versatile pieces of equipment on a construction site because it is designed to maneuver easily in tight spaces and has a variety of attachments to complete multiple jobs.  The objective of this class is to reduce the risk of injury by providing participants with the knowledge and skills to safety operate and maintain a skid steer. Topics include: Current regulations that govern skid steer loader operation in our area Study common type and components of skid steer loaders Pre-use, workplace inspections Understand need for safe operation Learn skid steer operation techniques Understanding the environment Participants who successfully complete this class receive a Skid Steer Loader Safety Certificate. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

INDT-267

C01

Start date: 09/27/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Thu .

Tuition $149.00

Location : Technologies (TE) Location : 
  Technologies (TE).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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Course Description It is not reasonable for anyone to undertake ground disturbance activities without awareness of the risks or knowledge of how to safely proceed. Those that disturb the ground need access to consistent and accurate information that will help minimize the risks of contacting buried facilities. Ground Disturbance is a detailed training program in managing exposure to potentially hazardous working conditions during excavation and trenching activities. This program is for any employee who may be expected to complete work-related tasks that are in, or, adjacent to an area being excavated. You will learn crucial information in order to avoid accidental exposure to a multitude of hazards.?This program will also create an understanding of the statutory requirements of the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S legislations and is developed in accordance with requirements of the OG&S and COHS regulations. Outcomes Upon successful completion of Ground Disturbance, you will: safely manage exposure to potentially hazardous working conditions during excavation and trenching activities. understand the statutory requirements of the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S legislations. be an asset to your co-workers and your employer. obtain an Awareness Certificate in Ground Disturbance. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

OHST-325

C01

Start date: 09/28/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Fri .

Tuition $115.00

Location : Technologies (TE) Location : 
  Technologies (TE).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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Course Description This forklift driver training program is designed to meet the needs of forklift operators, regardless of brand. The class is ideal for all forklift operators as it is designed to reinforce the importance of proper forklift safety and handling techniques. The program focuses on these principles: Provincial and National Safety Standards Safe Operating principles Theory and Hands-on Instruction Controls and Functions Steering and Maneuverability Proper Machine Inspection Fueling propane powered forklift Safe Load Handling Techniques Stability Principles Operational Maintenance Participants who successfully complete this class receive a Forklift Safety Certificate. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

INDT-268

C01

Start date: 10/01/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon .

Tuition $139.00

Location : Technologies (TE) Location : 
  Technologies (TE).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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Course Description Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S) Awareness training is ideal for individuals who require an understanding of safe work practices and procedures in the event of (H2S) exposure in the workplace.  Exposure to Hydrogen Sulphide (H2S) can result in immediate death or permanent injury, and must be prevented or controlled to minimize harm to the worker. In this course, you will learn about the physical properties, health hazards, and protection of H2S. In addition, you will also get to participate in hands on tasks including operating a self-contained breathing apparatus, performing drag exercises, and practicing a rescue lift. H2S Alive™ is the Hydrogen Sulphide safety ticket recognized in Alberta and will be provided upon successfully passing the course exam. Outcomes Upon successful completion of H2S Awareness training, you will: understand safe work practices in the event of H2S exposure. be able to recall health hazards, physical properties and protection of H2S. obtain a Hydrogen Sulphide safety ticket. Prerequisites This course has no prerequisites. Notes Course materials are included.

OHST-326

C01

Start date: 10/02/18

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Tuition $160.00

Location : Agriculture & Trades Training Facility (AH) Location : 
  Agriculture & Trades Training Facility (AH).

Instructor : Variety of Instructors 



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