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Construction Safety Basics

Must have training for new workers
Program Fee: $95.00

Program Duration: 1 day (approx 8 hrs)

*Registration is FREE. Our advisors are available to address your questions. Price quoted are in Canadian funds, per person, per registration, and does not include any applicable taxes. Subject to change without prior notice.

Course Description

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This 8-hour course provides an introduction to construction site safety and is a must-have for new workers

Course Details

Learning Objectives

Students learn about the following topics:

  • worker rights and responsibilities
  • workplace hazards
  • managing worksite conditions and equipment – personal conduct & personal physical care
  • WHMIS
  • introduction to powered mobile equipment
  • ladder and scaffold safety basics
  • introduction to fall protection
  • environmental safety
  • excavating and trenching
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • emergency response

Admission

  • Recommended CLB 7 (Canadian Language Benchmark)—Equivalent to IELTS 6 or TOEFL 77-99
*Registration is FREE. Our advisors are available to address your questions. Price quoted are in Canadian funds, per person, per registration, and does not include any applicable taxes. Subject to change without prior notice.

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The Northwest Skills Institute is an industry focused training organization.

Our programs are geared specifically for industry, making students more qualified and READY FOR WORK.

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BC Alliance for Manufacturing
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Peak Apparrel
Arcteryx
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