Safety Programs

Safety Training & Certification Programs

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Workplace Safety
Training Programs

CPO Approved | WSIB Recognized | TSSA Accredited

At Advanced Consulting & Training, we offer a wide range of workplace safety programs. Our courses cover the essentials of safety, such as emergency first aid, CPR, etc. We also go into detail on various safety aspects of specific operations, meaning you’ll be able to find the appropriate course(s) that apply to your field and your organization’s needs.

We conduct courses at our facility on Antares Road in Ottawa, and can also facilitate on-site training at your location. No matter how big or small your team is, we can tailor training to meet your requirements. ACT’s safety training programs are approved by and conducted in compliance with the Ontario Ministry of Labour, and are designed to keep your company operating safely.

Most Popular Programs

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AEWP/Boom Lift

In this hands-on training course you will learn proper fall protection practices specific to boom lifts and safe operation, with the goal to protect your own safety and those around your work area. Ideal for beginners & as a refresher.
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AEWP/Scissor Lift

One of our more popular courses, the Scissor Lift program trains staff how to work on and operate a scissor lift safely, while using effective fall protection systems to protect yourself and those you work around.
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Dangerous Goods

The Dangerous Goods safety training course is targeted at carriers, shippers, receivers & drivers responsible for the shipping, receiving & delivery of Dangerous Goods as defined under Transportation of Dangerous Goods law.
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Crane

The Crane course is geared towards individuals who supervise Overhead Crane operators or operate an Overhead Crane as part of their day-to-day job activities. It is a comprehensive, hands-on safety training course.
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Working at Heights

The Working at Heights course trains on the proper use of fall protection equipment when working at heights to prevent serious injuries and/or fatalities, including fall arrest systems and other fall protection.
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Forklift Classes

Our forklift safety training classes cover pre-shift inspections, safe lifting, operating and load handling procedures, proper parking & immobilization, pedestrian safety and the proper use of hand signals.
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Additional Workplace Safety Program

In addition to the above courses, we also offer workplace safety training in a number of specialized areas. These include specific stages and components of workplace operations, some applicable across a wide variety of industries while others are more niche. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, let us know.

  • Arc Flash and Basic Electrical Awareness
  • Power Actuated Tools
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Stilts Safety
  • Slips Trips and Falls
  • Hoisting and Rigging
  • Trenching Safety Awareness
  • Respiratory Awareness and Fit Testing
  • H2S Alive
  • Swing Stage Awareness
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Due Diligence Courses: Safety Begins with Prevention & Preparation

Protecting your workers and customers should be paramount in our daily operations. Otherwise, without preparation, it is a disaster waiting to happen. For companies to avoid liability and injuries, they must

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5 Tips for Workplace Safety and Accident Prevention in Ottawa & Across Ontario

Workplace safety is an issue employers often overlook until it is too late. Despite better efforts in safety and prevention, injuries are a costly phenomenon that are still too common

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Proper PPE for 2020: Making Sure Your Team Is in the Right Gear for Work Safety

As we head into a new year, take a moment to reflect on the past year on your workplace safety and set some safety goals for the coming year. While

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Material Handling Safety How to Train Staff and Foster a Culture of Safety

Material handling requires the safe movement and control of materials in the workplace. It refers to manual material handling as well as mechanical handling. As manual material handling is the

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Identifying Types of Hazards in the Workplace

The process of identifying workplace hazards is an important step in assessing safety risks and planning. It's not just hazardous materials in the workplace that we're talking about, but any

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Confined Space Hazards and Precautions

Do you have confined spaces in your workplace or at your job site? If so (and they may exist while being overlooked), it's important to identify the risk potential for

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6 Tips for Working at Heights Training – Make 2020 Your Year of Workplace Safety

Over the years, workplace falls have been responsible for a significant number of accidents. Working at heights mishaps & incidents have resulted in fatalities and significant injuries to the workers

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New Year’s Resolutions for Workplace Safety in 2020

Are you gearing up for your safest year yet in 2020? Workplace health & safety planning for the coming New Year should start with a message that emphasizes safe operations

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Workplace Safety & Accident Prevention: The Best Organizations Are Proactive

  "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."                      -  Ben Franklin That adage certainly applies to accident

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How to Choose the Right Scissor Lift Safety Training Program for Safe Working at Heights

A significant number of construction jobs and basic maintenance projects involve working at heights. That's why proper training is essential in keeping workers safe when working at elevated height. Over

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5 Important Steps to an Effective Safety Audit

An effective Safety audit is one that has be proven to ensure that the business has a safety program in place to reduce incidents and mitigate safety risk to their

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Falling from Height: Tips to Prevent Accidents at Your Job Site or Workplace

A fall from height is one of the most serious safety concerns facing construction sites and many other workplaces. Prevention of falls from height in construction and other businesses is