OSSA Certified weekly safety training courses in Kelowna, BC.

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Asbestos Awareness
Asbestos awareness requires that all employees who could come into contact with materials that might contain asbestos be given appropriate training on working safely in these situations. This is a 2 hour introductory course. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us about bringing this course to you.
Asbestos Worker Training
This two-day course is designed to provide an introduction to asbestos abatement work. It is designed for workers in the hazardous materials abatement and restoration industries. However, many general construction workers and specialist tradespeople routinely disturb asbestos materials during the course of their work and would benefit from learning safe work practices. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us about bringing this course to you.
Confined Space Safety Awareness
This online course will introduce you to the types of confined spaces and the associated hazards. You will learn about the activities within a confined space, and codes of practice. Different types of hazard controls are presented including: engineering, administration, and protective equipment. Worth 1 Gold Seal Credit.
Confined Space Entry/Monitor
This Confined Space Entry/Monitor industrial/commercial, end-user course was developed by Touchback Safety Inc., a licensed OSSA training provider. Intended for workers who are, will be, or may be required to work in or around confined spaces, this one day course takes approximately 6 hours to complete.  It includes an instructor led presentation, review exercises, class discussion, DVD presentation and a written knowledge test, which students must achieve an overall score of 80%. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. 

Classes held every Wednesday at the SICA Training Centre
Fall Protection
This one-day Fall Protection industrial/commercial, end-user course is designed to ensure that all workers understand FALL PROTECTION safety principals as they apply to the work environment and to correctly use fall protection at ALL times.  It is an OSSA accredited program developed by Touchback Safety Inc.; a licensed OSSA training provider.  It focuses on student participation and includes a video analysis and hands-on activities. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us if you are interested in private group training for this course.

Classes held every Thursday at the SICA Training Centre
H2S Alive
Hydrogen Sulphide Training - H2S Alive- covers the physical properties and health hazards of H2S, how to protect oneself and basic rescue techniques. Each student is required to operate a self-contained breathing apparatus, a detector tube device, and perform rescue breathing. This course is certified by Enform. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us if you are interested in private group training for this course.

Classes held regularly, check the calendar
Hazmat Awareness
This one day AWARENESS course is designed for all professionals who may be involved with HAZARDOUS materials during the course of building construction and refurbishment; Asbestos, Lead, Mercury, PCB’s, Mould, Crystalline, Silica, Microbial Contamination, and Radon Gas. It is a WORKSAFEBC requirement that any worker who is at RISK of exposure be trained in SAFE work procedures, PPE requirements and engineering controls.Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us if you are interested in private group training for this course.
Respiratory Training & Fit Testing Half-Mask
A “fit test” tests the seal between the respirator’s facepiece and your face.  It takes about fifteen to twenty minutes to complete and is performed at least annually.  After passing a fit test with a respirator, you must use the exact same make, model, style, and size respirator on the job. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us if you are interested in private group training for this course.
Rigging Safety
This comprehensive 8 hour training course will provide workers with a basic knowledge of principles relating to SAFE rigging practices in the construction industry. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. 
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)
Federal regulations require all employees who handle, offer for transport, or transport dangerous goods to be adequately trained and certified. Check our calendar or call our education department (250.491.7330) for upcoming dates. Contact us about bringing this course to you.  

Check our course calendar for course dates and to register for a course.
For more information, phone our education department at: 250.491.7330

All courses are eligible for Gold Seal Credits. For inquiries about Gold Seal eligibility, contact Jennifer Marte at 250.491.7330 or email: education@sica.bc.ca