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About Advanced Consulting & Training Ltd.

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About Our Workplace Safety Training Programs

Since Advanced Consulting and Training Ltd.’s founding in 1998, our diverse team of certified health and safety professionals has continued to deliver prompt, cost-effective and relevant workplace health and safety solutions. As a Chief Prevention Officer-approved, TSSA accredited, and WSIB approved safety provider, we offer our clients safety programs such as Working at Heights, WHMIS 2015, Forklift Certification, and speciality training courses backed by professional credentials.

Our programs can be delivered Monday through Saturday, as early as 7:00 a.m., either at our Training and Education Centre or at your location. All full day courses at our Education Centre include Coffee, Refreshments, Donuts and Lunch.

We appreciate your business! That's why we offer Volume Discounts and Session Rates. We will match any competitor's quote and will add a further 5% Discount against a comparable offering.

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Advanced Consulting & Training Ltd. – Ontario's Workplace Safety Training Leader

Advanced Consulting & Training Ltd. was founded on our ability to deliver highly relevant, prompt and cost-effective Health & Safety Solutions for the workplace. We administer safety training programs and perform safety consulting for all industries and sectors of the economy.

Over the years, we’ve built a vast knowledge base thanks to our comprehensive experience in safety training and consulting. We conduct health and safety training at our Education Centre on Antares Drive in Ottawa, as well as at client locations across all of Ontario. Our course offerings are vast, from First Aid & CPR Training to Working at Heights - we offer virtually every legislated safety program.

We also offer consulting and management development services, safety audits, and speciality management training stemming from our wealth of experience. We can tailor any of our programs to the specific set of needs for your organization. No job is too big or too small for Advanced Consulting & Training Ltd.

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Online Workplace Safety Training: COVID-19 Friendly

In the COVID-19 era, individuals and workplaces across Ontario are making extraordinary efforts to control and combat the spread of coronavirus. These efforts include physical distancing, remote work (where possible),

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Confined Space Entry Management for Safe Workplaces

Do you have confined spaces in your workplace or job site? If so, you have the potential for one of the bigger workplace safety hazards in Ontario. Confined spaces run

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Manager Due Diligence: Meeting Legal & Ethical Responsibilities for Workplace Safety

If you are a manager or supervisor in a workplace, you know from the outset what the duties of your role entail. In addition to the specific responsibilities – both

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Working at Heights: Fall Prevention & Safety in Ottawa

As Ottawa continues to grow, construction, repairs and renovation in both the residential and commercial sectors grows along with it. With the amount of work set to take place over

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Workplace Fire Evacuation: Saving Lives & Preventing Damage

On the heels of last week's article on Workplace Fire Prevention, today we are revisiting a previous blog entry that's become one of our most-read pages. We invite you to

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Workplace Fire Prevention: Being Proactive Means Less Risk

Fire prevention is part of an effective workplace safety plan for ANY organization. But what exactly is fire prevention? Is it just being prepared to fight fires when they happen?

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Workplace Safety Audits: 4 Primary Areas of Focus

In the world of workplace safety, one of the cornerstones is the workplace safety audit. Safety audits are an essential component of workplace safety, along with safety policies, safety procedures

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Materials Handling Safety: Lift Up Your Workplace Safety Program

One of the more overlooked aspects of workplace safety is materials handling. Why is this the case? For some, materials handling safety may not seem to have the same level

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Workplace Safety in Ottawa: Safety Training & Consulting

Ottawa’s workplace safety needs are diverse and ever-changing. In the nation’s capital, while the federal government is the dominant employer in Ottawa, private sector categories are quite varied. That means

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WHMIS: Visual Communications to Strengthen Workplace Safety

In an era when we are bombarded with information and content, making sure your message stands out is increasingly challenging. Perhaps nowhere is this truer than in the field of

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Working at Heights: Do You Have a Fall Protection Plan? Is It Current? Is Proper Training in Place?

Does your company, work site or organization have a fall protection plan? If your workplace involves working at heights of any kind, a fall protection plan is an essential component

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Protecting Against Heat Stress for Workplace Safety

Working in the summer heat in Ontario – either outdoors or in structures that lack ventilation or HVAC systems – brings with it a need for safety precautions. Wokers who