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 Fall 2018:

September 6

September 20

October 3

October 18

November 1

November 15

November 29

December 11

January 10

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 Fall 2018:

September 19

October 24

November 21

December 12

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 Fall 2018:

September 10 & 11
September 25 & 26
October 15 & 16
October 30 & 31
November 7 & 8
November 21 & 22
December 4 & 5

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

Fall 2018 dates:

September 18
October 3
November 5
December 17

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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

Nov
13
Tue
6:42 am MS Excel Level 1 – Computer Course
MS Excel Level 1 – Computer Course
Nov 13 @ 6:42 am – Nov 20 @ 7:42 am
MS Excel Level 1 - Computer Course
MS Excel Level 1 November 13, 15, 20, 2018 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM $185.00 (includes manual) Edson Provincial Building *Prerequisite:  basic computer skills Use Excel to design professional worksheets and charts. Topics include use[...]
Nov
19
Mon
8:30 am Mental Health First Aid (12 Hours)
Mental Health First Aid (12 Hours)
Nov 19 @ 8:30 am – Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm
Mental Health First Aid (12 Hours)
Mental Health First Aid (12 Hours)  November 19 & 21, 2018 8:30 am – 4:00 pm $60.00 Edson Provincial Building This 12-hour program will improve your mental health literacy, and provide skills and knowledge to[...]
Nov
22
Thu
12:00 pm MS Excel Level 2
MS Excel Level 2
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 29 @ 3:00 pm
MS Excel Level 2
MS Excel Level 2 November 22, 27, 29, 2018 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM $185.00 (includes manual) Edson Provincial Building *Prerequisite:  MS Excel Level 1 Course objectives: Linking worksheets/files, absolute reference, templates, macros, outlining, sorting,[...]
Nov
28
Wed
8:30 am ASIST Training
ASIST Training
Nov 28 @ 8:30 am – Nov 29 @ 4:00 pm
ASIST Training
November 28 & 29, 2018 8:30 am – 4:00 pm $125 This two-day course will help you assess/reduce suicide risk. The training explores attitudes about suicide, offers intervention techniques, and provides local resources.
Dec
4
Tue
8:30 am Standard First Aid Level A & C
Standard First Aid Level A & C
Dec 4 @ 8:30 am – Dec 5 @ 4:30 pm
Standard First Aid Level A & C
Standard First Aid Level A & C CPR + AED December 4 & 5, 2018 8:30 AM – 4:30  PM $145/$150 Recognize and intervene in emergencies until medical aid arrives. Topics include CPR and choking[...]

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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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