OHES Classroom Courses

Accident Investigation
Participants will learn the skills and tools for effective accident investigation. This course is of particular benefit to supervisors and managers responsible for conducting accident investigations. Modules include: purpose of investigations; legislative requirements; types of incidents; root cause analysis; interviewing for results; analysis; report writing. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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ARC Flash
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Asbestos Identification
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Asbestos Remediation - 2 Day
This course is a must for those who work or will be working with asbestos. The awareness portion (1 day) covers types of asbestos and characteristics, identification of areas containing asbestos, health effects, hazard ranking and removal priority, NS Code of Practice and the training required for each asbestos type. Participants also receive training on respiratory protection and will be fit tested if required. The remediation portion (Day 2) covers quality control, monitoring, materials and equipment, work area preparation, isolation barriers, engineering controls, negative pressure measurement and removal procedures. Participants will receive practical training which requires participants to wear appropriate PPE and erect a containment area. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Canada Labour Code Part ll
This course is designed for all federally regulated workers, supervisors, and managers. Participants will develop an understanding of the Code and the associated regulations and how they apply to their work. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Confined Space Entry
Compulsory for supervisors and workers who enter or work in confined spaces. This course covers regulations, hazard identification, risk assessment, atmospheric monitoring, rescue procedures CSA Standards and due diligence. We also offer a 2 day Confined Space Rescue Training. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in price.
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Confined Space Entry - Refresher
A refresher course on confined space entry. This course covers regulations, hazard identification, risk assessment, atmospheric monitoring, rescue procedures CSA Standards and due diligence. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Confined Space Rescue
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Control of Building Related Illnesses Recertification Training for 'Infection Prevention Control Best Practices' - CCAR
This course is a one day recertification for all workers, supervisors or health and safety committee members who required following Infection Prevention and Control Best Practices - NATIONAL STANDARD called the CCAR [Canadian Committee on Antibiotic Resistance]. This one day retraining course will address any news bulletins/alerts or standards within the health sector, workers will receive the latest training and updates. Respiratory Protection [Fit Testing], Blood-Borne Pathogens, Exposure Control Plan included. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Control of Building Related Illnesses Training - CCAR Best Practices
This course is for all workers, supervisors or health and safety committee members who are required to follow Infection Prevention and Control Best Practices - NATIONAL STANDARD called the CCAR [Canadian Committee on Antibiotic Resistance]. Training will include: Internal Responsibility System, Due Diligence, and Introduction to the CCAR, WHMIS Specific, Micro Fiber, Green Cleaning, Cleaning and Disinfecting, Disease Transmission, Mould, Rodents, Ergonomics, Respiratory Protection [Fit Testing], Blood-Borne Pathogens, Exposure Control Plan, and Practical Exercises. Recertification will be required yearly (MC10). Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Crane, Hoist, Rigging and Slinging
This course is a must for crane operators. The course covers types of cranes and hoists, identification and inspection, start up, preparation and planning for lifting, rigging loads, hand signals and operating procedures. An on site practical evaluation is suggested. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Due Diligence
This training provides a basic understanding of Due Diligence and how it works for you and your employees. The provincial (federal where needed) Occupational Health and safety Act will be distributed and discussed in order to identify rights and responsibilities of all employees and the employer. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Emergency First Aid/Standard First Aid (Day 1)
[Waiting List]   Fri, 14-Aug-2020 8:30 AM OHES   Mon, 17-Aug-2020 8:30 AM OHES   Tue, 25-Aug-2020 8:30 AM OHES   Fri, 04-Sep-2020 8:30 AM OHES   Fri, 18-Sep-2020 8:30 AM OHES  
 
Fall Protection/Fall Arrest Training
This course is for all workers, supervisors or health and safety committee members who are involved in working with heights. The course will provide understanding of required legislation, the difference between fall protection and fall arrest, the use of fall arrest equipment, and assessing the degree of risk and implementing control measures. Participants also learn how to inspect and fit their own harnesses. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
[Waiting List]   Mon, 24-Aug-2020 8:30 AM OHES   Fri, 11-Sep-2020 8:30 AM OHES   Fri, 25-Sep-2020 8:30 AM OHES  
 
Forklift Training
This course is mandatory for forklift operators. Course is designed to give specific training to the type of forklift (propane or electric). Topics include classifications, maintenance, inspection, fork capacity and load ratings, operating procedures. Each participant is given an on site evaluation. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Health & Safety Officer Training - 5 Day
This course is a must for anyone looking for a start or expanding in the health & safety field. The course covers Day 1 : Due Diligence, NS Act & Regulations and how to interpret them, Canada Labour Code, safety program elements, health & safety committees, safety representative and manager/supervisor roles and responsibilities. Day 2: Job Hazard Analysis, Workplace Inspections, Accident/Incident Investigation and PPE. Day 3: WCB overview, WCB Claims Management, Rule Development, Ethics and Communication Day 4: WHMIS Train the Trainer - all participants will be certified as a WHMIS trainer - covers presentation skills, lecturing and communications Day 5: WHMIS Train the Trainer - all participants will be required to complete a WHMIS presentation and be evaluated on their skills. A final exam will be given and participants will recieve a WHMIS presentation CD, Certified Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate.
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Infection Control During Construction, Renovation, and Maintenance of Health Care Facilities - CSA Z317.13-07
This course is for all workers, supervisors or health and safety committee members who are required to follow Infectious Control Principles for the Management of Construction, Renovation, Repairs and Maintenance within Health Care Facilities -Course content is based on the CSA Z317.13-07 standard. Infectious Control Checklist, Monitoring Checklist, Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate are included in price.
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Infectious Control for Janitors
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Infectious Control Technician for 'Infection Prevention Control Best Practices' CCAR
This course is for all workers, supervisors or health and safety committee members who required to follow Infection Prevention and Control Best Practices - NATIONAL STANDARD called the CCAR [Canadian Committee on Antibiotic Resistance]. Training will include: Internal Responsibility System, Due Diligence, and Introduction to the CCAR, WHMIS Specific, Micro Fiber, Green Cleaning, Cleaning and Disinfecting, Disease Transmission, Mould, Rodents, Ergonomics, Respiratory Protection [Fit Testing], Blood-Borne Pathogens, Exposure Control Plan, Practical Exercises, Modern Techniques and Demonstration for Chemical Free Cleaning. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate are included in the price.
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ISO 9001 Internal Auditing - 2 Day (in house programs include an onsite audit exercise)
Conduct your own ISO 9001 internal audits! This in-depth workshop provides you with an opportunity to explore the restructured five elements of the ISO 9001 Standard and learn how to perform process audits on a new or already implemented quality management system. You will create your own audit schedule for your organization and prepare questions for an actual audit to be performed on site. Case studies, exercises, role-play and workshop discussions reinforce the lecture and notes. Required class size: 4 - 8
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Lock Out – Tag Out Program
Course is designed for all OSH committee members, supervisors and those employees who need to control energy sources. The course is based on CSA 460/462 and discusses legislative requirements, lockout equipment, lockout systems, and program design. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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Mould Awareness /Mould Identification and Remediation
This course is a must for any worker who deals with mould in residential or commercial properties. The awareness portion (1 day) covers regulations, hazard assessments and identification of mould. The awareness portion does not include remediation. The remediation portion (Day 2) covers all required information for the remediation (removal) of mould and includes a practical component which requires participants to wear appropriate PPE and erect a containment area. Participants will also receive training on respiratory protection and will be fit tested if required. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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OSH Committee/Safety Rep Training- 1 Day
This course is designed for Safety Committee Members / Safety Representatives. Participants will learn the responsibilities of a Health & Safety Committee and how their committee should function in order to be in compliance with Provincial and/or Federal legislation. Participants will also be provided with tools and information to assist in making their committees effective. The course covers Due Diligence, Legislation, Roles and Responsibilities, Terms of Reference, Communication Skills, Accident Investigation and Workplace Inspections. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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OSH Supervisors/Managers Training - 1 Day
This course provides managers, supervisors and those with health and safety responsibilities with the information they need to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses, and to develop a safety culture in the workplace. Topics include: Safety Principles and Risk Management; Due Diligence/Legislation; Hazard Recognition and Control; Job Hazard Analysis; Workplace Inspection and Accident Investigation; Program Development and Implementation; Communication and Coaching. The 2 day Federal course also covers Bill C45, Canada Labour Code, Maritime Regulations and Hazard Prevention Program. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in price.
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Quality Customer Service
What a Difference a Smile Makes! Learn what customer service really means. The difference between effective and ineffective service is a matter of sensitivity, sincerity, attitude and human relations – all of which can be learned. Participants will realize the cost of an unhappy customer, the value of a happy customer and much, much more. Go that extra step for your customer and never look back! A fun session for everyone! Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate are included in price. Required class size: 6 - 12
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Respiratory Fit Testing
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Rolling Scaffolding Training
This course is for all workers, supervisors or health and safety committee members who are involved in working with rolling scaffolding. The course consists of classroom theory of Legislation, Manufactures Requirements and CSA Z-797. Providing criteria for the erection, dismantling, use, and inspection of scaffolds and for the training of erectors and users of such equipment to prevent personal injuries and accidents. All participants will be evaluated and receive a Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate, this is included in the price.
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Scaffolding: Frame Scaffolds CSA Z797
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Scissor Lift
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[Waiting List]   Mon, 24-Aug-2020 1:30 PM OHES   Fri, 11-Sep-2020 1:30 PM OHES   Fri, 25-Sep-2020 1:30 PM OHES  
 
Standard First Aid (Day 2)
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Telehandler
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Traffic Control Person - Temporary Workplace Signage
In accordance with provincial standards and TCP (Traffic Control Program). Required class size 6-8
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Transportation of Dangerous Goods
A legal requirement for all shippers, receivers and transporters of dangerous goods. Participants will learn the TDG regulations and how to fill out the necessary documentation for the transportation of goods by truck or rail. Participant Handbook from Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association and Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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WHMIS 2015
Workplace Hazardous Material Information System training is mandatory for all workers in Canada who handle, work with or work in the vicinity of controlled products. The course covers how to read supplier, workplace labels, and SDS sheets, PPE required when dealing with controlled products and proper handling and storage. Supervisors, Managers and OSH Committee Members and Representatives will also benefit from this training. Participant Handbook, Wall Certificate and Laminated Wallet Certificate is included in the price.
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WHMIS 2015 - Train the Trainer
This course is for companies or individuals looking to be a WHMIS 2015 instructor/trainer. The first day will cover regulations, how to read supplier, workplace labels, and SDS, PPE required when dealing with controlled products and proper handling and storage, presentation skills, communication, and participation for training. On the two participants will be required to complete a WHMIS 2015 presentation and be evaluated on their skills. All participants will receive a WHMIS 2015 CD which include: participants Handbook, certificates and video.
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Zoom Boom
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