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What's Offered?

AUTCAD — Auto CAD

This course is an introduction to AutoCAD for new and experienced users looking to refresh their knowledge. Students will learn basics of the user interface and leads into drawing precisely measured 2D drawings. Also included, you'll learn how to create and modify geometry, layers, blocks, attributes, dimensions and layouts. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 12.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

BLUE-C — Blueprint Reading-Carpent

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. Min. Class Size:8

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 30.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

BLUE-D — Blueprint Reading-Drywall

Course consists of 4 sets of drawings - shed, house, multi-story apartment building and the UBC office in 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. Min. Class Size:8

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 30.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

CARP — C of Q Upgrade-Carp

Refresher course is for Apprentices and members who are about to take the C of Q examination. It consists of traing modules and exams detailing Occupational skills, Framing, Formwork, Math, Interior and Exterior finish. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 30.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

CHAINS — Chainsaw Operator

Designed to inform operators of the features and parts of a chainsaw. HOw to maintain and identify all hazards of its operation. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 8.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

CONCRE — Concrete Formwork

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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 48.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

CONEST — Construction Estimating

A comprehensive introduction to the estimating practices used in the construction industry. Course presents estimating practices and methods with content applicable to ledger sheet, digital spreadsheet and estimating software programs. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 24.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

CONFCO — Confined Space - Construction

Confined spaces pose numerous and dangerous hazards to construction workers who must enter them. Effective control measures and safe work procedures are required to protect confined space entry workers. This course will assist participants to identify the hazards associated with worksite confined spaces, the duties of workplace parties and the legal requirements and control measures that apply to confine space entry work. 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: 12

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 6.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

DRY — C of Q Upgrade-Drywall

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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 30.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

FARECR — Standard First Aid Refresher

Refresher includes CPR level and "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. Min. Class Size: 12

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 8.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

FIRST — Standard First Aid & CPR

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. Min. Class Size: 12

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 8.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

FOREMA — Forman Training

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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 24.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

GHS-WH — GHS-WHMIS

GLOBAL HARMONIZED WHMIS You will be able to use WHMIS sheets and labels for self-protection in your workplaces. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 3.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

H&SBAS — Level 1 Health and Safety Training

This program intends to empower workers with general understanding of occupational health and safety icludingin hazard awareness, principles of controlling exposure along with occupational health and safety law. This training also intends to help ignite a passion in participants translating into greater activism in their workplaces, union and communities. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 30.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

HILTI — Hilti Certification

You will be able to identify, use, clean and maintain Hilti DX and GX series fastening tools. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 3.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

HOIST — Hoisting & Rigging

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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 16.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

LEV&TR — LEVEL & TRANSIT

Construction surveying and layout involves locating and marking the locations of the points necessary for building new structures, remodeling existing ones, and installing new equipment. This process is commonly known as giving line and grade. Layout work also requires the skilled use of specially designed tools such as the transit level, transit, and theodolite to establish line and level grade. Some of the tasks involved are marking a point; laying out and extending lines; plumbing a point; laying out an angle; plumbing a column; and doing building layouts. This course provides and introduction to layout and leveling instruments, as well as some refresher math required for use in combination with those instruments.. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 16.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

MATH — CONSTRUCTION MATHEMATICS

Construction related math, basic to intermediate skill level. 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: 10

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 16.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

PITO — Powered Industrial Truck Operator

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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 16.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

POWER — Power Elev Work Platforms

This program will introduce verteran and novice elevating work platform operators to the different types of lifts, the hazards and legal obligations when operating a lift. Participants will receive instruction on how to safely operate a lift and demonstrate their skill and knowledge through a practical segment. This program is run over two days. Day 1 is in-class theory where participants will take part in active lectures and use worksheets to faciltate a review of the content. Day 2 has a hands-on practical demonstration. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 8.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

PRICON — Principles of Contracting

Provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of the construction contracting process. This course addresses all the aspects of the contracting process, including construction projects participants, business types, project types, project financing, building codes and sustainability, construction documents, project management and job-site safety. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 12.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

PRINT — Print Reading 1

Participants will learn the skill required to read hard copy prints. The course contains an introductions to print reading: lines, symbols, organization, dimensioning, etc. 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. Course Size: 8

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 24.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

RWF-B — RESIDENTIAL WOOD FRAMING BASIC

Theory and practical instruction including; floors, walls, roofs and stairs. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 40.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

SCAFF — Scaffolding

Theory includes a description of components, loading, calculations, understanding the Occupational Health and Safety Act Regulations. Practical portion includes building a single tower, multiple bay towers with outriggers, brige between towers, hand down, cantilever platform, broken leg application. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 40.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

STEWAR — Job Steward

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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 21.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

SUSACU — SUSPENDED ACCESS USER

This program encompasses the Occupational Health and Safety Act, as well as the regulations that apply. Regulation 213/91, as well as the applicable CSA standards. Includes a multiple choice examination, participants must obtain a minimum 75% to receive a certificate. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 8.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

WAH — Working At Heights

In accordance with government standards, all construction workers in the province of Ontario must be certified in Working at Heights. During the Working at Heights course, participants will learn about the hazards associated with working at heights, hazard controls and OHSA regulations. Participants will be expected to apply the principles they learned in working at heights daily to protect themselves and others. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 6.50

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

WAH-R — Working at Heights - Refresher

In accordance with government standards, all construction workers in the province of Ontario must be certified in Working at Heights. During the Working at Heights course, participants will learn about the hazards associated with working at heights, hazard controls and OHSA regulations. Participants will be expected to apply the principles they learned in working at heights daily to protect themselves and others. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 4.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

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WELD — Introduction to Welding

This course starts with the history and development of welding. Emphasis is given throughout the manual to the hazards of welding to the safety measures required to weld and cut without injury. Students also receive an introduction to the science of metallurgy. The major kinds of cutting are each discussed in separate chapters:oxy-fuel cutting, plasma arc cutting and carbon arc gouging. Sheilded metal, gas metal, flux cored, and gas tungsten arc welding are discussed in detail. The power sources used in each type of cutting or welding are explained . Electrode holders, guns, torches and the proper ways to hold them and use them are also covered. Students will also learn how to recognize and read welding symbols. Practical portion implements elements learned during the theory portion. 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

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 24.00

  • Localities:
  • LOCAL 1946 TRAINING CENTRE

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

WH&SA — Workers Health and Safety Awareness

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 0.00

 No Classes scheduled at this time.

WHM-15 — WHMIS 2015

WHMIS 2015 ON LINE UPDATE Go to URL address: www.vubiz.com/chaccess/CUTC1946 You will need to register the first time. If requiring instructions contact rlarue@local1946.ca

Eligible Trades:  Open to All Trades | Eligible Apprentice Levels:  Open to all Apprentices and Journeypersons | Total Hours: 0.00

 No Classes scheduled at this time.