Occupational health and safety
SAIT is here to improve the health and safety qualifications of your team through advanced training.
As a leading provider of workforce development solutions worldwide, we have proven experience and expertise in delivering skills-based Occupational Health and Safety training — whether you're sending a team out into the field or they're working day-to-day in the warehouse — you will have confidence in their safety skills and knowledge.
We have the required training materials, tools, equipment and facilities along with the proven experience in delivering training for employers with multiple training groups and sites.
Training and certifications
Our first aid courses — Standard First AId and Standard First Aid recertification — are approved by Alberta Employment and Immigration. Our CPR courses are made possible through our partnership with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut, and are taught in accordance with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada guidelines
A team of qualified First Aiders mitigate hazards on and off-site. Allow your team to work as safely as possible and reduce risk to your staff and business — start their training with these courses:
- CPR Instructor
- Emergency First Aid and HeartSAver AED (Level C) CPR
- Health Care Provider (Level C) CPR
- Health Care Provider (Level C) CPR Renewal
- HeartSaver AED (Level C) CPR
- Standard First Aid and Health Care Provider (Level C) CPR
This eight-hour course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills of how to work safely in a confined space. In addition to a classroom session that discusses the theory of proper confined space work, participants will also perform a series of practical exercises using our confined space training vessel.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a certification card.
The four-hour course is designed for personnel who are involved with a ground disturbance operation. The course will cover the various rules, regulations and procedures that are pertinent for ground disturbance work.
A certification card will be issued upon successful completion of this course
H 2S Alive
This course follows the Alberta Petroleum Industry Training Services (Enform) standards and will be led by a certified H 2S Alive instructor. Participants will acquire knowledge through several case studies, actively testy H 2S and setting up and using emergency breathing apparatuses for rescue.
Participants will be issued an H 2S Alive certification card upon successful completion of this eight-hour course.
Standard First Aid and CPR
This course is through the Canadian Red Cross. This 16-hour Alberta-based course is spread out over two consecutive days and includes CPR Level C skills and certification. This course provides comprehensive First Aid and CPR techniques for those who need training for work requirements, or who want more knowledge on how to respond to emergencies in the workplace (see Advanced First Aid for additional courses).
This 10-hour course — six hours in-class instruction and four hours in-vehicle defensive driving — is specially designed to meet the needs of participants who will be travelling to or working in the field.
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)
This four-hour course will equip participants to describe the classification system, documentation, labelling, placarding, training requirements, recognition and incident reporting of dangerous goods.
A certification card will be issued to your team-members upon successful completion of the course — for classes 2 - 6, 8 and 9 under road transport.
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
This four-hour course will provide information to participants about the classification system, the labels used by suppliers and workplaces and the significance of the information on the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).
A certification card will be issued upon the successful completion of this course to your team members.
SAIT offers courses that can help prepare your team for changes to workplace harassment law and raise awareness with leaders and employers.
Whether you are looking to identify and build and build awareness of workplace harassment, understand your legal responsibilities, build a workplace culture of respect, or appropriately deal with harassment in the workplace, we can help.