General Interest Courses

Safety Courses

Safety Courses

Safety Courses

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: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Cost: $160

Location: Edson Provincial Building

Course Dates for Winter/Spring 2019:

January 14
January 25
February 4
February 22
March 4
March 22
April 5
April 23
May 10
May 21
June 3
June 21
July 5
July 15

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 2019:

 January 16
February 13
March 13
April 17
May 15
June 19

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
  • WHMIS
  • 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 2019:

January 15 & 16
January 30 & 31
February 6 & 7
February 19 & 20
March 6 & 7
March 19 & 20
April 3 & 4
May 1 & 2
May 14 & 15
June 11 & 12
June 26 & 27
July 9 & 10

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 2019 dates:

January 21
February 11
March 25
May 29

 

Expand Your Horizons

Twice a year, we produce a brochure that advertises all our courses for the term.

Download the brochure for free here.

Courses Contact

 

Shawna Martin - Administrative Assistant

edcls@gypsd.ca

780-723-6247

Upcoming Events

Jan
21
Mon
8:30 am Standard First Aid – Level A or ... @ Edson Provincial Building
Standard First Aid – Level A or ... @ Edson Provincial Building
Jan 21 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Standard First Aid - Level A or C CPR Re-certification @ Edson Provincial Building
January 21, 2019 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Edson Provincial Building $145.00 This 1-day re-certification is a challenge of the Standard First Aid course content and requires the student to demonstrate essential skills as well[...]
Jan
25
Fri
8:30 am H2S Alive – Safety Course @ Edson Provincial Building
H2S Alive – Safety Course @ Edson Provincial Building
Jan 25 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
H2S Alive - Safety Course @ Edson Provincial Building
H2S Alive January 25, 2019 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM $160.00 Edson Provincial Building This one-day course is for workers who may be exposed to environments where hydrogen sulphide (H2S) is present.  The course covers[...]
Jan
26
Sat
11:00 am Family Literacy Day @ Edson Public Library
Family Literacy Day @ Edson Public Library
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Literacy Day @ Edson Public Library
Celebrate Family Literacy Day! Saturday, January 26, 2019 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Edson Public Library Fun activities, crafts, snacks and free books! Presented by The Edson and District Community Learning Society Family Literacy Program[...]
Jan
29
Tue
5:30 pm GED Course @ Edson Provincial Building
GED Course @ Edson Provincial Building
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
GED Course @ Edson Provincial Building
GED Course January 29 – April 18, 2019 Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 – 8:30 PM Included: 60 hours of instruction All books and materials In-class tutor and after-class tutoring by appointment Free online exams and[...]
Jan
30
Wed
8:30 am Standard First Aid Level A & C @ Edson Provincial Building
Standard First Aid Level A & C @ Edson Provincial Building
Jan 30 @ 8:30 am – Jan 31 @ 4:30 pm
Standard First Aid Level A & C @ Edson Provincial Building
Standard First Aid Level A & C CPR + AED January 30 & 31, 2019 8:30 AM – 4:30  PM $145/$150 (Level C) Recognize and intervene in emergencies until medical aid arrives. Topics include CPR[...]

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9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Phone: 780-723-6247
Email: edcls@gypsd.ca

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Edson, Alberta
T7E 1T2

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