Safety Courses

We offer a variety of safety courses at EDCLS.  Our courses are taught by certified safety instructors. Check our calendar for upcoming courses.

Hydrogen Sulphide Safety- H2S Alive

This one-day course is for workers who may be exposed to environments where hydrogen sulphide (H2S) is present.  The course covers the physical properties and health hazards of H2S, how to protect oneself, and basic rescue techniques. A three-year certificate is issued upon successful completion of the course.

Time: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Cost: $150

Location: Edson Provincial Building

Instructor: Roy Mitchell

Course Dates for Winter-Spring 2018:

January 4
January 18
February 1
February 15
March 1
March 15
March 28
April 12
April 26
May 10
May 24
June 7
June 21
July 11

Ground Disturbance Level 2

This is a 6.5-hour program. The first two hours will review Level 1. Level 2 is designed for anyone who is supervising a ground disturbance, independently performing a ground disturbance, or issuing and receiving ground disturbance permits. This program will ensure that Level 2 personnel are familiar with and fully understand all regulations and variances involved when a ground disturbance takes place. The Level 2 program is the standard program recognized by industry regulations. A three-year certificate is issued upon successful completion of the course

Time: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Cost: $150

Location: Edson Provincial Building

Instructor: Roy Mitchell

Course Dates for Winter – Spring 2018:

January 17
February 14
March 14
April 11
May 9
June 6

Petroleum Safety Training (PST)

This program includes a WHMIS certificate as well as specialized instruction in four sectors of the oil industry. The course introduces learners to the safety procedures and safety hazards they will encounter. This is designed for all workers in the petroleum industry. PST meets the requirements for the IRP 16-Basic Industry Safety Orientation.

Cost: $110

Call 780-723-6247 for an appointment.


Online Training Available:

  • Bear Awareness
  • T.D.G.
  • Confined Space (classroom only)

Cost of courses varies. We are certified through Danatec Training to offer these courses on our computers.  Please call 780-723-6247 for more information.


Emergency and Standard First Aid with Level A or C CPR + AED

Emergency (One Day)

Learn to recognize and provide interventions for life-threatening emergencies until medical aid arrives.  Topics include CPR and choking for adults, shock and unconsciousness, severe bleeding, head and spinal injuries, major medical conditions, and AED training and certification.

This course takes place on the first day of each Standard First Aid course.

Cost: $125

Standard (Two Days)

This course includes all of the topics in the Emergency First Aid course described above as well as additional first aid skills.

Time: 8:30 PM -5:00 PM

Cost: $145/ $150

Course Dates for Winter – Spring 2018:

January 9 & 10
January 24 & 25
February 6 & 7
February 21 & 22
March 6 & 7
March 19 & 20
April 4 & 5
April 12 & 13
May 2 & 3
May 17 & 18
May 30 & 31
June 12 & 13
June 25 & 26
July 11 & 12


Standard First Aid – Level A or C CPR Re-certification 

This one-day re-certification is a challenge of the Standard First Aid course content and requires the student to demonstrate essential skills as well as pass the theoretical exam. This challenge is open to those who have a current Standard First Aid certification from an Alberta OH&S approved program with level A or C CPR with AED. The certificate must be still valid on the day of the course. (Please note: you cannot re-certify an Emergency First Aid certificate)

Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Cost: $145

Winter – Spring 2018 dates:

January 29
February 12
March 12
April 9
May 8
June 18