UPDATE August 26, 2016: Emergency First Aid for Industry – OFA Level 1 Equivalency has been approved for EOCP 0.60 CEU’s! Approved as Core for WWC – WD – WWT – SWWS – as Related for WT – SWS. One of the important strategies established by the BCMSA Board of Directors is to collaborate with […]
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This 2 day course is for staff from local governments or naturally-aligned organizations who wish to learn more about how the COR audit is conducted.
Do you have control of your MSDS management system? Are you ready to make the switch to Globally Harmonized System (GHS) WHMIS? Do you know what that means? Federal WHMIS legislation changed June 1, 2015. There are new classification rules, new label requirements and a standardized format for (Material) Safety Data Sheets. We offer a […]
This course includes an observation of, and significant piece of federal legislation that applies to, the shipping and transport industries in Canada is Transport of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Regulations.
View more sun safety resources online. Other resources under development include: Training Presentations, Policy Examples, among other resources for workplaces to be able to use to enhance or develop a sun safety program that would address both solar UV radiation exposure to prevent skin cancer, as well as heat stress prevention.
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This advanced course is designed to allow participants to engage in the incident investigation process through a practical approach.
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BCMSA has teamed up with St. John Ambulance to offer First Aid training. Discounted prices for these courses are available for BCMSA members. BCMSA members will register directly by telephone or in person at any one of the St. John Ambulance BC branches using the promotional code ‘BCMSA’. Visit https://portal.sja.ca/eRegistrationSearch/ for course information.
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This workshop is for municipal employees who have responsibility for planning and setting up work zones as a regular or occasional part of their work.
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Bill 9 received Royal Assent on May 14 and contains a number of changes to Part 3 of the Workers Compensation Act (the Act). The changes are designed to improve workplace health and safety and strengthen the tools WorkSafeBC can use to enforce the Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation. WorkSafeBC.com has been […]
Training ESTC throughout BC. Bruce has over twenty years training experience in his 33 years with the Langley City Fire and Rescue Service, training firefighters in Basic, Firefighter I & II subjects. He achieved the BC Fire Service Training Achievement Award in 2005, from the Fire Training Officers Association of BC and the JIBC Fire […]
With the creation of the “Playbook”, all fire department personnel need to be trained in emergency scene traffic control. WorkSafeBC guideline to Part 18 (Traffic Control) identifies what should be included in this training, and allows for the employer or a third party to do the training. Many years ago, the BC Safety Council created […]
Training ESTC throughout BC. Thinking Driver has been providing vehicle and driver safety training, curriculum design, development and delivery services to government and industry for over 22 years. They offer an exceptionally talented and experienced team of instructors; key members of their team include several retired RCMP members with decades of experience. Most instructors are […]
Training ESTC on Vancouver Island. Terry and Sheila Fiorin formed Roadmasters Safety Group in 1997 to meet the growing need for training Emergency Services personnel where many departments were in remote locations, developing a mobile Air Brake Training Facility. As training demands grew, RSG incorporated Defensive Driver training, Safe Operation of Fire Apparatus and Traffic […]
Training ESTC in the Okanagan, Kootenay, Thompson Nicola and Columbia Shuswap regions of BC. Provincial Fire and Safety Training Ltd was founded in 2010. Originally Thompson Nicola Fire Training, the company has undergone a name change to be reflective of the service and area in which service is provided. Located in Kamloops, Provincial Fire and […]
This intermediate course will provide participants with an in-depth knowledge of underground utility hazards. Students will use the locating tools used in their own municipality.
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Thank you to the City of Prince George for sharing this Hazard Communication Form.
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Distracted driving caused by the use of electronic devices continues to be a leading cause of MVA’s in BC. Workers who drive fleet vehicles or drive their own vehicles for work purposes, are at risk to become victims, or to be distracted drivers themselves. WorkSafeBC has created a new safety video – “Prevent Distracted Driving […]
Thank you to the City of New Westminster for sharing their crew talk and blockage removal report form, for dealing with potential cross-boring situations with FortisBC gas lines. These are a great resource!
This course is for people with or without prior experience. The seminar includes approximately 4 hours of inside theory and 3 hours of practical. Topics covered include PPE, tools, worksite assessment, bucking, and kick backs.
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Employers are required to conduct regular inspections of their operations. This course will provide participants with techniques and templates to help plan and conduct inspections, prioritize hazards, write effective reports and assign responsibility for corrective action.
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This course is for fire departments only. Course length: 8 hours Class minimum/maximum: 6/8 Supervisors Safety Certificate Program: elective course EOCP CEU’s: n/a Price: varies, depending on location Post session: Certificate of Completion Course description: In this course, you will learn to deliver the Emergency Scene Traffic Control (ESTC) training course for emergency responder employees who have responsibility for […]
This course is for fire departments only. Course length: minimum 6 hours; up to 8 with full class Class minimum/maximum: 6/15 Supervisors Safety Certificate Program: elective course EOCP CEU’s: n/a Price: varies, depending on location Post session: Certificate of Completion Course Timeline: BCMSA Recommended – 3 years Course description: This course is for emergency responder employees […]
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This 2-day course is designed and intended for the worker who is assigned to continuously monitor work in or near the location of a confined space process or operation.
This course guides the participant through several building block aspects in preparation for the delivery of a health and safety related topic. The skills covered can also be applied to the presentation of any topic important for workers.
Use this template when planning your Agenda and recording attendance.
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