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Upcoming Courses

BLUE PRINT READING - BASIC

  • Course Code: BLUE
  • Description: Course consists of 4 sets of drawings - shed, house, multi-story apartment building and the UBC office Vancouver. Questions will be asked for each set of drawings. A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course.
  • Usual Hours: 15.00 hr
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Sat. Jul 6, 2024 Sun. Jul 7, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

C of Q UPGRADE - DRYWALL

  • Course Code: DRY
  • Description: Refresher course is for Apprentices and members who are about to take the C of Q examination. It consists of training modules and exam detailing Occupational skills, Framng, Interior and Exterior systems. PPE Required: Please bring hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Min. Class Size: 8
  • Usual Hours: 40.00 hr
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Mon. Jun 17, 2024 Fri. Jun 21, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

CONCRETE FORMWORK

  • Course Code: CONCRE
  • Description: In construction, the term forms or formwork describes the temporary structures that hold wet concrete in place until it sets. Formwork gives concrete shape and dimensions. Depending on circumstances, formwork can be built from several kinds of materials, including wood, metal, plastic and various combinations of these. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to explain the purpose of concrete formwork, describe general safety guidelines to followed on a jobsite, demonstrate the use of common formwork hardware and fabricate forms, from both standard and PERI formwork systems. PPE Required: Please bring hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Min. Class Size: 6
  • Usual Hours: 48.00 hr
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Sat. Jul 13, 2024 Sun. Jul 14, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE
Sat. Jul 27, 2024 Sun. Jul 28, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

FOREMAN TRAINING

  • Course Code: FOREMA
  • Description: This course allows participants to learn about the responsibilities of a UBC foreman. The skills required of a foreman, such as communication, job planning, scheduling, completing reports and managing a crew are all discussed. The central role of the foreman as the guardian of crew safety on the job site is explained thoroughly. The importance of interpersonal skills, including conflict resolution, problem solving and negotiating are presented. A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Min. Class Size: 8
  • Usual Hours: 24.00 hr
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Sat. Jul 20, 2024 Sun. Jul 21, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

HOISTING & RIGGING

  • Course Code: HOIST
  • Description: Participants will learn to demonstrate the basic knowledge of principles relating to safe hoisting and rigging practices in construction. Course includes theory, demonstration and practical exercises. PPE Required: Please bring hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses Fee: Members: A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Min. Class Size: 8
  • Usual Hours: 16.00 hr
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Sat. Aug 10, 2024 Sun. Aug 11, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

JOB STEWARD

  • Course Code: STEWAR
  • Description: Course will help participants develop leadership skills, information management skills, communication skills and organizational skills. PPE Required: Please bring hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses. Fee: Members: A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Min. Class Size:12
  • Usual Hours: 21.00 hr
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Sat. Jun 15, 2024 Sat. Jun 15, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE
Sun. Jun 16, 2024 Sun. Jun 16, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

POWER INDUSTRIAL TRUCK OPERATOR - ROUGH TERRAIN

  • Course Code: PITO
  • Description: Participants will learn to demonstate knowledge of the safe operation of on-slab and rough terrain forklifts. Course also includes a practical portion portion where participants will demonstrate safe operating procedures of on-slab and rough terrain forklifts. PPE Required: Please bring hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses. Fee: Members: A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Min. Class Size: 6 PPE Required: Please bring hard hat, safety boots, safety glasses NO LUNCH PROVIDED FOR THIS COURSE. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE PROVIDED A TIME SLOT TO RETURN FOR THE PRACTICAL PORTION.
  • Usual Hours: 16.00 hr
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Sat. Jul 20, 2024 Sat. Jul 20, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE
Sun. Jul 21, 2024 Sun. Jul 21, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

SCAFFOLDING - LEVEL 3

  • Course Code: SCAFF3
  • Description:
  • Usual Hours: 20.00 hr
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Thu. Jul 4, 2024 Sun. Jul 7, 2024 3 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

STANDARD FIRST AID & CPR

  • Course Code: FIRST
  • Description: First aid is emergency help given to an injured or suddenly ill person using readily available materials. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation or CPR is artificial circulation that cause blood to flow through the body to give a person a chance of survival. Throughout the course participants will learn the proper way and proper time to perform these life saving techniques, as well as legal boundaries involved with First Aid and CPR. Includes CPR level "C" and AED Training. This training is required for Ontario workplaces of 6 or more employees. A No Show/Cancellation fee will be levied if there is less than 24 hour notice of cancellation or if there is a "No Show" for the course. Course Expires: 3 Years Min. Class Size: 12
  • Usual Hours: 16.00 hr
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Sat. Jul 13, 2024 Sun. Jul 14, 2024 1 LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

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