Courses

  • Ground Disturbance 201

    by b.hopkinsGround Disturbance - Safety Training Course

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will be able to identify and define ground disturbance situations, analyze hazards, understand permits, locate and identify underground facilities, and assume proper responsibility for ground projects. This course is suggested for anyone working in planning, managing or supervising any type of ground disturbance. This course is endorsed by …

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  • Lock-out / Tag-out

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand the CSA regulations surrounding LOTO and will have fulfilled the International Competency Assessment Board (I-CAB) and Canada’s federally recognized classroom training requirements. Duration: 2 hours (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Potential hazards Safe operations LOTO procedures and responsibilities Types of employees: authorized and affected COMPLETION Upon successful …

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  • Federal Hours of Service - Canada

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will understand how to correctly complete their logbooks. Participants study transportation regulations as it pertains to federal hours of service and how to properly record that service. Duration: 3 hours (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Work shift limits Daily limits Deferrals Sleeper berth: single and team driving Co-drivers Cycles: limits, …

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  • Defensive Driving: 3 Demerit Reduction

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand the trademarked SAFER System of Defensive Driving. Participants who presently hold an Alberta operator’s license are eligible for a 3 demerit reduction. Duration: 6 hours (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Driver competency SAFER System of Defensive Driving Road conditions Common collisions Other (rare) collisions Impaired driving Drinking …

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  • Cargo Securement - Tank Trucks and Trailers

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand the general cargo securement standard according to the Canadian National Safety Code. Duration: 1 hour (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Regulations and requirements Load securement Due diligence and best practice Securement systems Load limits Inspection Commodity specifics Cargo, tire chains, hoses, cam locks COMPLETION Upon successful completion, …

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  • Cargo Securement - Dry Vans

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand the general cargo securement standards and best practices as they pertain to: revenue, managing delays, and reducing injuries and damages. Duration: 90 minutes (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Importance Best practices Federal regulations and CSA scores Drivers and carriers Pre-trip inspection Load limits Loading and securing Cargo …

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  • Chainsaw Safety Training

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand how to assess the risks and hazards associated with operating a chainsaw. This course is I-CAB recognized and covers Canadian training compliance regulations. Duration: 45 minutes (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Chainsaw components Pre-use inspection Required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Safe operation Hazard identification and association Tree …

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  • Cargo Securement - Flatbeds

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand the general cargo securement standards and best practices as they pertain to: revenue, managing delays, and reducing injuries and damages. Duration: 45 minutes (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Federal regulations Safety and accountability Pre-trip inspection and planning Permits Loading and securing Cargo Lumber Other materials COMPLETION Upon …

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  • BC Safe Driving

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will understand responsible driving practices, the rules of the road, and driver obligations. Participants are eligible to complete the course test twice if unsuccessful the first time. Duration: 3.5 hours (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE Vehicle components Driving hazards Distracted driving Attentive driving Signals, lights, and traffic rules Driving conditions …

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  • Aboriginal Awareness

    by b.hopkins

    Upon the completion of this course, participants will better understand the diverse Canadian landscape (race, religion, languages, etc.) and think more critically about respect, relationships, and our multi-cultural society. Duration: 90 minutes (approximately) TOPICS INCLUDE What is culture? Values and norms Becoming culturally aware Stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination Canada’s Aboriginal community Treaties Settlement of explorers …

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