About Us

About Advanced Consulting & Training Ltd.

Why choose act?

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.

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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How Does a Good Safety Record Help Your Business?

Your business needs a safe and healthy workplace so that employees can not only survive but thrive and work to their full potential. A good safety record demonstrates the success

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How Often Should You Update / Refresh Your Workplace Training?

  Workplace Safety Training requires continual monitoring and maintenance to stay current and effective. A safe work environment requires a commitment by leadership and the responsible participation of all staff.

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Prevention vs. Reaction: The Foundation of Safety Training

Prevention, as opposed to reaction, is the cornerstone of safety awareness & training. While it may seem like basics, we can't underscore enough the need to be proactive when it

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Repetitive Stress Injuries: Why Ergonomics Matters

Repetitive stress injuries (RSI) occur by repeatedly performing the same or similar movements over a period of time. This can ultimately result in injury to the soft tissues, such as

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Five Essential Workplace Safety Tips for Everyone to Know

Workplace injuries and accidents take a huge physical as well as financial toll. In the US alone, this economic cost is nearly $200 billion every year. There are an estimated

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Working Outdoors Safely with Summer Storms & Heat in Mind

Summer in our part of Canada is a long-anticipated event, following those long, harsh winters that seem to never end. Summertime means family fun and outdoor activities, but it can

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Are You Due for a First Aid Refresher Course?

  A course in First Aid is an important component of your workplace safety program.  Given the daily demands of everyone’s work activity, first aid training might get set aside

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Why Sleep Is Important for Workplace Safety – and How to Encourage It

  Sleep is not only important for overall energy level at work, but essential for our overall health condition. Poor sleep habits can lead to blood pressure problems, which in

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Working Safely in Hot Conditions

  Our body temperature needs to stay in a healthy range whether at work, at rest or at play. An unsafe level in body temperature can lead to a number of

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4 Actions to Take Today to Promote a Workplace Safety Culture

Safety in the workplace is a fundamental need and major priority for management, employees, suppliers and stakeholders. Provincial and federal safety regulations often require annual training and/or regular compliance measures

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Why WHMIS Matters: How to Stay in Compliance for Hazardous Material Handling, Storage & Use

Effective and proper handling, use and storage of hazardous materials in the workplace is a matter of high priority for organizations large and small across Ontario & Canada. WHMIS exists

Safety Tips for Working on Roofs & Elevated Platforms

Worker safety is a top priority for any construction job site. When the job involves an elevated work site, safety planning for working at heights is of paramount importance. As