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Course List

Compliance Training:

* PLUS courses indicate Safety Partnership standardized programs
Confined Space Entry & Attendant Awareness Training

Course ID:  GEN-CSATT
Length: 3 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $100.00

This awareness training program is intended to provide participants with the knowledge necessary to function as an entrant or attendant (hole watch) and to work safely in and around confined spaces. Participants will learn about regulatory requirements of Ontario Regulation 632/05.

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Forklift Truck Training

Course ID: FLT-FRKLT
Length: 8 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $250.00

This course reviews the care and operation of electric or internal combustion forklifts (class I, II, IV, V, VII).  It includes assessment of capacity and stability under different conditions, requirements of pre-operational inspection, general features, controls, and safe operation.  This course includes a hands-on, practical component designed for operators to demonstrate core competencies.

REQUIRED PPE: All participants must bring their own safety boots, hard hat, gloves, and safety glasses to wear during the practical evaluation.

* Practical evaluations conducted at the IEC are for Class IV and V lift trucks.  For Class I, II, III, or VII lift trucks, customers can arrange for the practical evaluation to be conducted at their site using their equipment.

Motorized Hand Truck Awareness (Class 3)

Course ID: FLT-MHTC3
Length: 1 hour
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $85.00

This course provides participants with basic awareness of theoretical and practical knowledge to safely operate Class 3 motorized hand trucks.

Safety Attendant (ME/SUPAIR/HW) Awareness Training PLUS*

Course ID:  GEN-SWATT 
Length: 1.5 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $50.00

This awareness training provides knowledge necessary to be a Safety Watch / Attendant for mobile equipment (i.e. spotter), supplied air (i.e. bottle watch), and hot work (i.e. spark watch).  Important – this course is NOT for Confined Space Attendants (i.e. hole watch).

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (incl. Clear Language)

Course ID:  TRS-TDGTR
Length: 4 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $85.00

This course provides basic information that shippers, handlers, and carriers need for road transport of dangerous goods.  It aligns directly with identified regulation.  Employers must provide additional job specific training for safe shipping and handling of dangerous goods.

WHMIS 2015

Course ID: CAS-GHS15
Length: 1 hour
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $25.00

This course was developed by CCOHS in partnership with the Workplace Hazardous Materials Bureau of Health Canada and is delivered in an online e-learning format.

Work Assist Vehicle (WAVE) Training

Course ID: FLT-WAVTR
Length: 2 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $85.00

This course was designed to provide basic information to safely operate a Work Assist Vehicle.

REQUIRED PPE: All participants must bring their own safety boots, hard hat, gloves, and safety glasses to wear during the practical evaluation.

Working At Heights

Course ID: HGT-WRKHT
Length: 8 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $145.00

This program is designed and delivered by the IEC in accordance with the MOL Working at Heights Training Program Standard.  It ensures that workers exposed to the hazards of falling from heights have adequate knowledge about the hazards, personal fall protection equipment, and general safety practices needed to work safely at heights.

Working At Heights Refresher

Course ID: HGT-WAHRE
Length: 4.5 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: Working at Heights from an approved training provider
Price: $85.00

This training reinforces key learning outcomes for workers who are exposed to the danger of falling from heights on construction projects, and will update participants on any legislative, regulatory or equipment changes.

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Safety Training:

* PLUS courses indicate Safety Partnership standardized programs
Basic Safety Orientation (BSO) PLUS*

Course ID:  BSO-BSOPF
Length: 8 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: Proof of WHMIS
Price: $110.00

The interactive worker safety awareness program is a requirement to work at IEC member sites. This course complies with Ontario Regulation 297/13, Section 1(3) and is designed to provide participants with information about regional occupational health and safety hazards and controls.

Basic Safety Recertification (BSR)

Course ID: BSO-BSRCT
Length: 4 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: BSO-BSOPF or BSO-BSRCT
Price: $100.00

This course is a follow-up to the BSO program.  It is designed not only to refresh the standardized safety concepts introduced in BSO, but also to re-energize people’s passion for safety and promote an incident-free culture.

Crane Hoist & Rigging

Course ID: MCH-CRANE
Length: 3 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $100.00

This course is for participants expected to work with or near overhead cranes.  It provides a basic understanding of the hazards and controls used to manage risks associated with bridge, full gantry, half gantry and jib (overhead) cranes.  Course is based on OHSA, Industrial Regulation 851, and identified CSA Standards

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Electrical Safety Awareness for Non-electrical Workers

Course ID: EAW-ELENN
Length: 8 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $300.00

This course was developed for process operators and operating technicians who operate electrical equipment.  It meets the requirements of CSA Z462 to provide electrical safety awareness and covers hazard identification of shock and arc-flash, switching techniques, resetting of breakers, and PPE testing.

Electrical Safety Awareness for Qualified Workers

Course ID: EAW-Z462Q
Length: 12 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $400.00

This course was developed for substation, commercial, and industrial electricians. The content meets the requirements of CSA Z462 and is designed using a variety of instructional methods to provide learners with information in four key categories: electrical awareness, arc-flash, PPE, and safe work procedures for working on or near energized electrical equipment.

Emergency First Aid Training

Course ID: GEN-FIREM
Length: 8 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $100.00

This Red Cross Program reviews lifesaving first aid and CPR – Level C skills for workplace or home.  It meets identified legislative requirements and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

NOTE: The IEC does not currently offer an online learning option for this course.

Gas Testing Awareness

Course ID: CAS-GASTE
Length: 2.5 hours
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $80.00

This course provides participants with the basic knowledge and awareness of gas detection equipment and to recognize the importance of conducting gas testing in hazardous areas.

Observation Based Safety

Course ID:  GEN-OBSTR
Length: 4 hours
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $100.00

Observation Based Safety (OBS) is a half day course modelled on Behaviour Based Safety (BBS).  OBS is a process for collecting and measuring data for the continuous improvement of safety performance in the workplace.  This course covers OBS process, principles of OBS, practical applications, measurement, and barriers to success.

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Respiratory Fit Testing

Mask Types:  varied, please call for details
Length: varied
Expiry: 2 years
Note:  For all Dust Masks, please bring your own mask to be tested with.

Respiratory Fit Testing for Supplied Air (SABA)

Length: 1 to 2 hours
Expiration: 2 years

This course was designed for the Member companies of the IEC. Participants view a 25 minute video and answer questions based on the information from the video. The video will cover the two different types of atmosphere supplying respirators, as well as their components, use, and operational procedures. It will also cover the responsibilities of the “Bottle Watch” or Supplied Air Safety Attendant.
We offer testing on DRAEGER and SCOTT systems depending on contractor requirements. A quantitative fit-test using a PortaCount machine determines proper mask size and user’s fit factor.
The practical portion of this training has the worker hooking up to the air-supply where they are shown how to don and doff the mask and the equipment, as well as how to clear the mask using the purge valve. The instructor ensures the worker knows what actions to take in the event that the main air supply is interrupted.

Respiratory Fit Testing for Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

Length: 1 to 2 hours
Expiration: 2 years
This course was designed for the Member companies of the IEC. Participants view a 25 minute video and answer questions based on the information from the video. We offer testing in both SCOTT and DRAEGER systems depending on contractor requirements. A quantitative fit-test using a PortaCount machine determines proper mask size and user’s ability to don and doff the mask. The practical portion of this training has the worker donning the backpack equipment where they are shown how to clear the air using the purge. The instructor ensures the worker knows what actions to take in the event that the alarm system indicates low air supply in the backpack. Low air alarms are demonstrated.

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Standard First Aid Training

Course ID: GEN-FIRST
Length: 14 hours (2 days)
Expiration: 3 years
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $140.00

This is a Red Cross Program. This comprehensive two-day course offers first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR – Level C) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines.

NOTE: The IEC does not currently offer an online learning option for this course.

Leadership & People Skills Training:

Supervisory Training - Communication Skills for Supervisors (Module 1)

Course ID: LDR-SUPM1
Module 1 of 4 – Communications Skills for Supervisors
Length: 3.5 hours
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $70.00

This is the foundational course in the four-module Leadership Development Program. The goal is for participants to be able to engage others through quality conversations. Participants will be given relevant, practical applications in which to practice these skills.

Supervisory Training - Influence for Positive Results (Module 2)

Course ID: LDR-SUPM2
Module 2 of 4 – Influence for Positive Results
Length: 3.5 hours
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisite: 90 days + LDR-SUPM1
Price: $70.00

This is the second course in the Leadership Development Program. It incorporates Personality Dimensions®, used for building self-awareness, self-esteem, and effective communication strategies. It teaches participants how to flex their natural communication style to suit given situations.

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Supervisory Training - Building Relationships (Module 3)

Course ID: LDR-SUPM3
Module 3 of 4 – Building Relationships
Length: 3.5 hours
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: 90 days + LDR-SUPM2
Price: $70.00

This is the third course in the Leadership Development Program. It provides participants with a set of skills that helps them build productive partnerships in the workplace. It also brings focus to relationships at three different organizational levels: across the workplace, within a team, and with individuals.

Supervisory Training - Resolving Conflict (Module 4)

Course ID: LDR-SUPM4
Module 4 of 4 – Resolving Conflict
Length: 3.5 hours
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: 90 days + LDR-SUPM3
Price: $70.00

This is the final course in the Leadership Development Program. It focuses on circumstances where supervisors could potentially encounter conflict at work. It provides them with the skills to resolve actual and potential workplace health and safety concerns in a constructive manner.

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Train the Trainer

Course ID: PSD-TRAIN
Length: 10 – 12 hours (dependent on class size)
Expiration: N/A
Prerequisites: N/A
Price: $500.00

This is an interactive program designed to cover topics specific to adult education. Participants learn about course development, acquire facilitation skills and take part in practical exercises throughout the session to develop their preparation, delivery, and assessment methods.

Site Specific Training:

ARLANXEO - Site Specific

Course ID:  ARL-ARLSS
Length: 2 Hours
Expiration: 1 Year

CABOT - Site Specific

Course ID:  CAB-CABSS

Length: 1 Hour
Expiration: 1 Year

CF - U.A.N. Solutions Training

Course ID:  CFI-UANSO
Length: 1 Hour
Expiration: 1 Year

IOL - Area 1 Loading Rack

Course ID:  IOL-1LOAD
Length: 1 Hour
Expiration: 1 Year

IOL - Area 3 Loading Rack

Course ID:  IOL-3LOAD
Length: 2 Hours
Expiration: 1 Year

IOL - Crane & Lift Director Training

Course ID:  IOL-LIFTD
Length: 4.5 Hours
Expiration: 3 Years

This 4.5-hour training program is Exxon Mobil’s Tier 1 Best Practice for Cranes and Lifting Operations, which includes:
• Lifting Near Overhead Power Lines
• Cranes and Lifting Overview – Lift Crew
• Mobile Cranes and Lifting – Rigging Operations
• Cranes and Lifting – Crane Operator and Directors Operations

IOL - Electrical Awareness

Course ID:  IOL-IOLEA
Length:
Expiration: 3 Years

IOL - Turn Around Training

Course ID:  IOL-TURNA
Length:
Expiration: 1 Year

NOVA - NORMs

Course ID:  NOV-NORMT
Length:
Expiration: 3 Years

Nova – Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material

NOVA - On Board Training

Course ID:  NOV-ONBRD
Length:
Expiration: 1 Year

NOVA - Site Specific

Course ID: NOV-NOVSS
Length:
Expiration: 1 Year

NOVA - Turn Around Training

Course ID:  NOV-TURNA
Length: 2 Hours
Expiration:

SHELL - Site Specific

Course ID:  SHE-SHESS
Length: 1 Hour
Expiration: 1 Year

SUNCOR - Site Specific

Course ID:  SUN-SUNSS
Length:
Expiration: 1 Year

TRANSALTA - Permit

Course ID:  TRA-PRMIT
Length: 1 Hour
Expiration: 3 Years