Online Training

Roadbuilders Safety Training System (RSTS)

Introduction to Fire Extinguishers Online

Flag Person Online

WHMIS 2015 

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)

**If you are an R-Code Member, contact the HCSAS office to obtain your MEMBER ID which is required during online registration.

Email your MEMBER ID Request to: Info@hcsas.sk.ca**

 

Roadbuilders Safety Training System (RSTS) Online

The Roadbuilders Safety Training System (RSTS) is an online training course that provides the basics in road building construction and is composed of 17 modules, each focused on a different fundamental aspect of Heavy Civil Construction safety.

Each participant is required to complete the mandatory 6 modules plus a minimum of 1 elective module. All desired modules must be set up at the time RSTS is set up for each student. This course is not considered complete until all the modules signed up for are mastered.

Please Note: The RSTS Program is not compatible with Internet Explorer 10 or higher. Please download either Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox to access RSTS.

Mandatory Modules

  1. Law at Work – Employer, worker, supplier responsibilities
  2. General Job Site Awareness
  3. Specialized Work
  4. Traffic Control
  5. Utilities
  6. Excavation & Shoring Safety

Elective Modules (At least one)

  1. Module was removed
  2. Earth Moving
  3. Sewers and Water
  4. Basework
  5. Crushing & Washing
  6. Concrete Plants
  7. Concrete Construction
  8. Redi-Mix
  9. Asphalt
  10. Paving
  11. Highway Maintenance
  12. Snowplow Operations

Duration: 3 Hours

Cost:

R-Code Member: $35.00

Non-Member: $50.00

Click Here to Register for RSTS – Roadbuilders Safety Training System Online Course 

Introduction to Fire Extinguishers Online

In order for a fire extinguisher to provide optimal service to you in a fire emergency, the hand portable fire extinguisher must be accessible, be the proper type of extinguisher for the kind of fire, it must be maintained and it must be used properly.

This course will provide workers the knowledge to safely use hand portable fire extinguishers and will cover the following topics:

  • Types of Fire Extinguishers – Class A, B, C
  • How to operate a hand portable fire extinguisher
  • Capabilities and limitations of a hand portable fire extinguisher
  • Proper application techniques of a hand portable fire extinguisher

Please Note: This course may not be compatible with the Internet Explorer 10 or higher, if you experience any technical difficulties, please download either Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox to access.

Duration: 60 minutes

Cost: $10.00

Click Here to Register for the Intro to Fire Extinguisher Online Course

Flag Person Online (Temporary Certificate)

This online Flag Person course (2019) is designed to teach the student how to control traffic safely on Saskatchewan roadways. The course will walk you through Modules 1-6 discussing relevant information that a Flag Person will need in order to ensure the safety of both the drivers and the workers. Once successfully completed, the individual will be equipped to flag on provincial highways, rural municipal roadways and urban settings.

Please Note: This course may not be compatible with Internet Explorer 10 or higher, if you experience any technical difficulties, please download either Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox to access.

Course Content Includes:

  • Saskatchewan Legislation – The Traffic Safety Act/ Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  • Responsibilities of the flag person
  • Personal protective equipment and apparel requirements
  • Flag person station, position and signals
  • How to safely direct traffic through a work zone
  • Safe work practices and procedures for the flag person
  • Understanding the motorist

A Saskatchewan Flag Person Manual is available for download (PDF) within this course.

Once the course is completed, there will be an option to print and save a certificate. This temporary certificate is valid for 30 days.

In order to receive a permanent certificate, the individual must undergo a practical evaluation by a valid “Flag Person Instructor” using the HCSAS Flag Person Evaluation Form and Guidelines.

To receive a permanent Saskatchewan Flag Person card:

Submit the Class List, a copy of the temporary certificate and Evaluation Form to: info@hcsas.sk.ca within 30 days from the temporary certificate issue date.

A permanent Saskatchewan Flag Person card will be issued from date of evaluation and is valid for 5 years.

Duration: 3 hours

Cost: $20.00

Click Here to Register for the Flag Person Course

WHMIS 2015 GHS

WHMIS 2015 now has the best of both WHMIS training and Global Harmonized System (GHS) standards. This online course will help ensure that workers understand the hazards posed by chemicals they work with and other essential information regarding hazardous materials.

Course Content Includes:

  • Supplier Labels – How to read a supplier label and what information is on the labels
  • Workplace Labels – When to use a workplace label and re-labelling hazardous products
  • Pictograms – Learn to identify what pictograms mean and the types of hazards present in the product
  • Hazard Groups – Discusses physical and health hazards that products can cause
  • Hazard Classes – Products that are grouped together that have similar properties
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDS) – Where to find an SDS for a product, how to read a SDS, and what important information is found within the 16 categories of the SDS
  • Responsibilities for suppliers, employers and workers

Duration: 2 hours

Cost: $10.00

Click Here To Register for WHMIS 2015 Online Course

 

TDG Online Training

The Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) online course is structured in a way to provide participants with a clear understanding of the hazards and regulatory requirements associated with dangerous goods and controlled products. There are many interactive exercises throughout the course to test your knowledge and helpful links to regulations, charts and other information regarding the transportation of dangerous goods. This TDG course meets all of Transport Canada’s training requirements under the TDG Regulations and was created for all persons involved in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods by ground such as shippers, receivers and drivers.

Course Content Includes:

  • An overview of TDG Requirements and Regulations
  • Classification – Nine classes of dangerous goods including primary and subsidiary classification
  • Packing Groups – How to identify the level of danger of certain products
  • Placards, Labels and Safety Marks – Requirements for labelling packages, tanks and vehicles and how to identify mixed loads
  • Shipping Documentation
  • Responsibilities of the shipper, receiver and transporter
  • Different Means of Containment
  • Exemptions and special provisions that apply to certain products and quantity restrictions
  • Emergency Response Plans (ERAP) and actions
  • Incident Reporting – What to do when there has been a spill or leak

A printable TDG certificate is valid for 3 years upon completion and is non-transferable.

Duration: 3 Hours

Cost: 

R-Code Member: $20.00

Non-Member: $50.00 

Click Here To Register for Transportation of Dangerous Goods Online Course

 

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Aerial Lift
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Hydrogen Sulphide – (H2S) Aware
This online training course provides the participant with the information required to properly recognize, assess and control hazards associated with H2S gas.
This H2S Awareness program has been designed as an awareness course only.

Ladder Safety
This high quality, extensive ladder safety training will guide you and your employees through an introduction to ladder safety as well as a description of potential risks and hazards that ladders may cause.

Lockout
This program is designed to ensure employers, management, and workers understand the hazards associated with uncontrolled energy and the proper methods of controlling that energy through a properly developed and implemented lockout program.

Office Ergonomics
Our office ergonomics program identifies the risk factors associated with poor ergonomic positioning but more importantly the controls necessary to prevent Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD) from occurring.