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Building Service Worker Level 1 & WHMIS

Learn the skills required to work in the building service custodial field. Topics include: attitudes, ground rules, WHMIS, blood borne pathogen and sharps safety, hanta virus awareness, basic cleaning chemistry, cleaning procedures overview, interior office cleaning, restroom cleaning, daily floor maintenance and classroom cleaning. Note: Please bring a bagged lunch and beverage.

Prerequisite(s): Students must have basic English speaking, writing and reading skills.

Section Location Dates Cost
BSW-101-CRB1 CR Mar 19-Mar 21 $389.00
BSW-101-CRB1 CR May 28-May 30 $389.00
BSW-101-PAB1 PA Apr 23-Apr 25 $389.00


Cross Connection Control BCWWA Exam

This exam allows Students that have completed an credited Cross Connection Control course to complete the BCWWA certification exam. Students will complete a written exam and three practical exams.

Prerequisite(s): CCC 101 or permission of instructor

Section Location Dates Cost
CCC-010-CVS4 CV Mar 13 $225.00


Cross Connection Control

This course is intended for individuals working with potable water distribution systems including plumbers, pipe fitters, irrigation installers, municipal water works personnel or any individual that is responsible for a water distribution system as outlined in the BC Plumbing Code. All plumbing codes and most municipalities require some form of back flow protection between their potable water systems and any other system or device connected to their potable water system. The tester's certification course covers the basics of back flow protection from hydraulics to administering a Cross Connection Control program with an emphasis placed on testing back flow prevention assemblies.

Section Location Dates Cost
CCC-101-CVS1 CV Mar 8-Mar 12 $825.00


Household Disaster Preparedness

Instructor: Shaun Koopman. In this workshop you will learn steps to prepare for, respond to, and recover from earthquakes, tsunamis, heat waves, and other disasters. You can also learn how to prepare for your pets and reduce possible damage to your property.

Section Location Dates Cost
CREC-6915-DLS1 CR Mar 1-Mar 15 $20.00


Taste of GAB (Guided Autobiography)

Guided Autobiography (GAB) is designed to help people recall, write about, and share meaningful memories with others in a small group. The focus is content; writing experience is not needed. We'll learn, reflect, write, and share. We'll laugh, and we'll think a lot.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-2337-DLS1 CV Mar 19-Mar 26 $10.00


Investing Rules of the Road

This course provides participants with 10 principles for sound investing and also discusses how to identify and avoid the most common investment mistakes. The class will begin with a current overview of market performance covering the day and week of the course.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-3505-DLS1 CV Mar 16 $10.00


Retirement Outlook for Women

This course shares perspectives on financial concerns facing women who are getting ready for, or have transitioned to retirement. Part one shares retirement income strategies; part two discusses four separate themes to help people live well in retirement.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-3508-DLS1 CV Mar 9 $10.00


Making Your Money Last

Ten principles for living well in retirement. This course shares perspectives to help participants keep on track during retirement, and help make sure their money lasts. Subjects include planning, spending, inflation, maintaining a healthy portfolio, taxes and legacy considerations.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-3520-DLS1 CV Mar 2 $10.00


Exercise for Older Adults

In this time of COVID-19, exercise is recognized as vitally important in regards to strengthening the immune system and maintaining a healthy body weight. Older adults face particular challenges in starting and maintaining an exercise program. This course will give participants a good base knowledge of exercise physiology, prevention and treatment of orthopedic injuries, and will discuss why and how to get fit. Home-based fitness programs will be discussed.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-5477-DLS1 CV Mar 9-Mar 30 $20.00


Travelling and Technology

Leveraging the various travel-related internet sites available, and using your personal devices while you travel (smartphones, tablets, laptops), have put a different spin on planning, globe-trotting, and wrapping things up on your return. This lecture will present various travel and technology options and implications of their usage. Each class runs 2 hours with an optional Q & A afterwards.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-5908-DLS1 CV Feb 27-Mar 27 $50.00


Public Art around the World

This course offers an eye-opening look at public art in its many forms. We'll move from cave drawings to graffiti, local and world art on massive scales, sculptures and the splendors of Las Vegas and Dubai.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-6120-DLS1 CV Mar 1-Mar 8 $10.00


How to Argue About Ethics

This entertaining, interactive lecture will describe a simple framework for the analysis of ethical problems--practical ethics without the sermon!

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-6232-DLS1 CV Mar 9 $5.00


Shakespeare's London

In our virtual tour of Shakespeare's London we will discover the places where the Bard lived and worked, including the Blackfriars Playhouse and the Globe Theatre. We will also get a taste of what going to the theatre and living in the British capital was like in his time.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-9004-DLS1 CV Feb 27 $6.00


British Spirit in Paintings

Royalty and scientific innovation, but also an unconditional love for nature and a passion for animals have always characterised the British spirit. We will explore these themes, as well as satire and respectability, through a selection of masterpieces from the London art galleries.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-9005-DLS1 CV Mar 6 $6.00


World Civilizations' Treasures

Or shall we say, 'world civilization'? Although we tend to speak of 'the Egyptians,' 'the Romans,' etc., connections between different peoples have shaped human history since its inception. In this virtual tour of highlights of the British Museum we will discover the magic encounters that happen when religions spread, ideas are exchanged, and goods shipped across borders.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-9006-DLS1 CV Mar 13 $6.00


Intellectual Bloomsbury

All London neighbourhoods have their own charm, but Bloomsbury is special because of its intellectual connections. Numerous blue plaques mark the beautiful Georgian houses where writers such as Virginia Woolf lived, and the calm garden squares give today's academics the tranquillity to focus their minds on their latest discoveries or ideas. In fact, Bloomsbury is home to many prestigious medical institutions, London's oldest university, University College London, as well as the oldest public museum in the world, the British Museum.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-9007-DLS1 CV Mar 20 $6.00


London's St Art

In our virtual tour on street art we will gain a better understanding of this phenomenon through works, big and small, made by international street artists in Brick Lane and the surrounding areas. We will appreciate the impressive diversity of styles and techniques of this art form, as well as the powerful messages that emanate from it. We will also learn how street art developed in this multi-ethnic part of town, and speculate on where it is heading.

Section Location Dates Cost
CVEC-9008-DLS1 CV Mar 27 $6.00


Business Branding And Storytelling

In Module 2 participants will examine digital business branding development and digital marketing methods while discussing business plans, mission statements, and the value of storytelling. Participants will understand how to build out a comprehensive "elevator pitch" that communicates their small business marketing story for their intended digital target market.

Section Location Dates Cost
DVX-002-DLS1 CR Mar 1-Mar 5  


Digital Design

In Module 3 participants will assess digital logos and storytelling visuals, how they correlate to digital brand development and digital marketing, and discuss how these are influenced by social, economical, and political factors of the ever-growing digital economy. Participants will recognize how to build out their branding with an understanding of visual messaging and produce digital logos with an understanding of assets and their specifications.

Section Location Dates Cost
DVX-003-DLS1 CR Mar 8-Mar 12  


Website Development 1

In Module 4 participants will examine creating a digital presence through a registered business website while understanding the importance of a domain name. Entrepreneurs will discuss optional website programs and sales platforms ranging from Shopify to Weebly and which one will best suit the needs of each business, its online presence, and customer base. Participants will learn how to initiate a branded website with the host of their choosing, link their registered business domain name, and explore the range of templates and design concepts available to them through online website development.

Section Location Dates Cost
DVX-004-DLS1 CR Mar 15-Mar 19  


Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin & More

In Module 5 participants will focus on an overview of the fundamentals of social media including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter - and how to ensure they are pursuing their intended digital target market. Participants will recognize how to create a social media presence that conveys their business brand and marketing to the digital economy with an understanding of each platform's digital asset specifications.

Section Location Dates Cost
DVX-005-DLS1 CR Mar 22-Mar 26  


Emergency Child Care First Aid With CPR Level B

This course is designed for parents and caregivers of children up to eight years of age. Topics include: recognition of home hazards, accident prevention, and safety education. Skills focus on respiratory distress, CPR, AED, bleeding management and common first aid situations. This course is acknowledged by the Ministry of Health and the Provincial Child Care Facilities Licensing Board. Certification period is three years, but yearly recertification in CPR Level B is recommended.

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-010-CRS3 CR Mar 20 $105.00
FAC-010-CRS1 CR Jun 5 $110.00
FAC-010-CVS2 CV Mar 13 $105.00
FAC-010-CVS1 CV Jun 19 $110.00
FAC-010-CVS1 CV Aug 8 $110.00
FAC-010-PAS1 PA Aug 14 $110.00
FAC-010-UCS1 UC Apr 17 $175.00


Bloodborne Pathogens

This online program is designed for individuals who may be exposed to blood and body fluids or items contaminated with blood during the performance of their work and who wish to gain a basic understanding of blood-borne pathogens. KEYWORDS: medical; blood; health care; pathogens; employment.

Prerequisite(s): None

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-016-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $35.00
FAC-016-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $35.00


Medical Terminology

This online Red Cross Medical Terminology course provides an introduction to the professional language used by those who are directly and indirectly involved with the art of healing. The course will also introduce those not currently involved in the health care environment with an introduction to the language of medicine. In addition, the program will provide participants with the basics of human anatomy and physiology. Course content includes medical terminology, body structures, word parts, integumentary system, the breast, musculoskeletal system, nervous system, the sensory system, cardiovascular system, lymphatic and immune system, respiratory system, digestive system, the endocrine system, reproductive system and urinary system. Students will be issued a Red Cross Certification once course is completed and passed. All training materials included in course cost. KEYWORDS: medical; blood; health care; pathogens; employment.

Prerequisite(s): None

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-017-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $280.00
FAC-017-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $280.00


Cannabis in the Workplace: Training for Workers

This online course aims to give employees the best possible understanding of the differences between medical and recreational cannabis, their responsibilities when using medical cannabis in the workplace, and employer responsibilities. This course explains the laws relating to human rights legislation and the duty to accommodate employees who have medical authorization to use cannabis.

Prerequisite(s): None

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-045-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $30.00
FAC-045-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $30.00


Cannabis in the Workplace: Management Training

This online course provides participants with information about cannabis in the workplace, focusing on the issue of impairment and providing practical guidance to help develop and apply appropriate and effective policies and procedures. This course has been designed for business owners, organizational leaders, and those with management responsibilities.

Prerequisite(s): None

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-046-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $30.00
FAC-046-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $30.00


Psychological First Aid - Self-Care

This exciting online program assists learners from youth to seniors in developing a personal understanding of the effects of stress, loss, grief and trauma, with an emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will be introduced to the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model and will learn how to cope with the effects of various types of stress. This course can be taken as a stand-alone course or in combination with the Psychological First Aid - Caring for Others online course to supplement and strengthen an overall wellness program. We also provide a full program which includes the two online courses and the in class training session. PFA is built on the latest evidence-based research from the international community and was developed in response to a growing need within our communities and to address a gap in wellness program options with a focus on resiliency.

Prerequisite(s): Students 14 years of age (recommended)

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-056-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $45.00
FAC-056-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $45.00


Psychological FAID - Caring for Others

This exciting online program assists learners from youth to seniors in developing a personal understanding of the effects of stress, loss, grief and trauma on others, with an emphasis on caring for others. Learners will be introduced to the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model and will learn how to support others tocope with the effects of various types of stress. This course can be taken as a stand-alone course or in combination with the Psychological First Aid - Self-Care online course to supplement and strengthen an overall wellness program. We also provide a full program which includes the two online courses and the in class training session. PFA is built on the latest evidence-based research from the international community and was developed in response to a growing need within our communities and to address a gap in wellness program options with a focus on resiliency.

Prerequisite(s): Students 16 years of age (recommended)

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-057-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $45.00
FAC-057-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $45.00


Red Cross Standard First Aid with CPR Level C - Blended Learning

This is a comprehensive first aid course for those who require the skills and knowledge necessary to deal with life-threatening situations and to give assistance to people in physical distress. The Blended RC Standard First Aid course is recognized by WorkSafe BC as a valid equivalent certification for the Occupational First Aid Level. Certification is transferable between provinces and recognized nationally for workplace requirements. Includes all of the content of the Emergency First Aid course (FAC 021) plus injuries due to heat and cold, medical conditions, bone and joint injuries, head and spinal injuries. Certification is by the Red Cross and is valid for a period of three years, but yearly recertification in CPR Level C is recommended.

Prerequisite(s): None

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-081-CRB2 CR Jun 16 $175.00
FAC-081-CRB1 CR Aug 16 $175.00
FAC-081-CRB2 CR Aug 28 $175.00
FAC-081-CVB2 CV Mar 14 $170.00
FAC-081-CVB1 CV May 15 $175.00
FAC-081-CVB1 CV Jul 12 $175.00
FAC-081-CVB2 CV Jul 24 $175.00
FAC-081-CVB3 CV Aug 22 $175.00
FAC-081-PAB2 PA Mar 13 $170.00
FAC-081-PAB3 PA Apr 10 $170.00
FAC-081-PAB1 PA May 15 $175.00
FAC-081-PAB1 PA Jul 10 $175.00
FAC-081-PAB2 PA Aug 11 $175.00
FAC-081-PAB3 PA Aug 21 $175.00


Marine Basic First Aid & CPR C

The Marine Basic First Aid course meets defined Federal Transport Canada Marine Safety Training Standards for Marine First Aid. This course provides individuals with a basic training level of First Aid and CPR required by the Marine Industry. Certification is by the Canadian Red Cross with a certification period of three years.

Prerequisite(s): Some previous knowledge of First Aid/ CPR is recommended, but not required.

Section Location Dates Cost
FAC-082-CRS3 CR Apr 7-Apr 8 $170.00
FAC-082-CVS1 CV Mar 11-Mar 12 $170.00
FAC-082-CVS2 CV Mar 27-Mar 28 $170.00
FAC-082-PAS2 PA Mar 27-Mar 28 $170.00
FAC-082-PAS1 PA May 1-May 2 $175.00
FAC-082-UCS1 UC Mar 20-Mar 21 $250.00


Motion Picture Industry Orientation

Developed in partnership between Creative BC, MPPIA and industry labour organizations, this comprehensive, mandatory course provides you with the information you need to know before working on a film set. This orientation program is just one step in a series of courses or programs which will be required by the different associations, guilds, and unions in order to make your entry into the industry. Course topics include the structure of the BC film industry, stages of production, industry jobs, set terminology, set etiquette, basic safety, and communication skills.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLM-011-DLU2 CR Mar 1-May 21  


Craft Services Specialty Training

This course provides fundamental skills required to work in specialty craft services within Motion Picture production. Course content includes planning and preparing meals for large groups, business operations for mobile food service, workplace safety and employability skills tailored to this industry.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLM-013-DLU3 CR Mar 8-May 21  


Motion Picture Safety Awareness

This informative course provides an essential orientation to safety considerations and is designed specifically for the motion picture and television industry. This course is a requirement to become an associate member with the Directors Guild of Canada as well as a permittee with the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 669 (IATSE 669), the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 891 (IATSE 891) and the Teamsters Local 155. Great for beginners and veterans alike.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLM-019-DLU2 CR Mar 1-May 21  
FLM-019-DLU3 CR Mar 8-May 21  


Respectfl Wrkplcs in Motion Picture Ind

Respectful workplaces are of paramount consideration to the motion picture industry. This course provides foundational knowledge for Production Assistants (PA's) as individuals, team members, and as crew members who interact directly with the public. This programming offers the opportunity to develop an enhanced awareness of unconcious bias and the role of Production Asisstants as contributors of respectful workplaces. Production Assistants are vital to fostering and strengthening respectful work places while honouring individuals' rights and promoting work environments free of discrimination.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLM-020-DLU2 CR Mar 1-May 21  
FLM-020-DLU3 CR Mar 8-May 21  


Pandemic Safety Protocols

Crew members have a collective responsibility to actively engage and foster safe and healthy worksites. This course includes an orientation to safety, health and hygiene protocols that aim to prevent injury and illness in the workplace. Course content includes safe work practices, as well as maintenance, cleaning and storage protocols specific to the implementation of COVID-19 Safety Plan requirements within the motion picture industry.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLM-021-DLU2 CR Mar 1-May 21  
FLM-021-DLU3 CR Mar 8-May 21  


Propane Safety Awareness-Motion Pic Ind

This course provides instruction on protocols and requirements for working safely with and around propane. This awareness training is designed for those responsible for coordinating, using and/or lighting propane-fired heaters or other propane related equipment or vehicles.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLM-022-DLU2 CR Mar 1-May 21  


Forklift Operator

Receive thorough training that meets or exceeds all WorkSafe BC and CSA regulations and standards. Each student will be evaluated and those able to demonstrate a minimum level of operational competence receive an Ives & Associates document of successful program completion. Note: Ask for information sheet when registering.

Prerequisite(s): Must be 16 years of age and have, or have had, a driver's license.

Section Location Dates Cost
FLO-010-CRS5 CR Mar 20 $295.00
FLO-010-CRS7 CR Apr 17 $295.00
FLO-010-CRS1 CR May 22 $295.00
FLO-010-CRS2 CR Jun 19 $295.00


Domestic Vessel Safety (DVS)

In addition to topics covered by the Basic Safety (SDV-BS) course, this Transport Canada approved course enables you to learn safety-related skills associated with small boat operation and ensuring the safety of passengers. These skills include assisting passengers to survive an emergency, maintenance of safety equipment, and safety record keeping. Note: Bring a towel and bathing suit for pool exercises.

Section Location Dates Cost
MED-032-CRS3 CR Mar 22-Mar 25 $825.00
MED-032-CRS4 CR Apr 7-Apr 10 $825.00


Motion Picture Craft Services Ft

Section Location Dates Cost
MPR-FT-DLU3 CR Mar 8-May 21  


Vehicle Inspector

This course prepares trade-qualified mechanics for the Authorized Vehicle Inspector (AVI) certification. Upon completion, students will be able to perform inspections on private and commercial vehicles according to specifications and responsibilities described in the Vehicle Inspection Manual and the Motor Vehicle Act Regulations. AVIs help maintain road safety and ensure compliant and safe vehicles are operating on BC roadways.

Prerequisite(s): Participants must hold a B.C. Trade Qualification or an Inter-provincial Red-Seal Certificate in at least one of the following: Automotive Service Technician, Heavy Duty Equipment Technician, Commercial Transport Vehicle Mechanic, Commercial Trailer Mechanic, or Motorcycle Mechanic. Apprentices who have reached Level 4 in any of the above trades may also participate in the course, but will not receive their Inspectors Certificate until they become certified mechanics.

Section Location Dates Cost
MVI-010-CRS1 CR Mar 19-Mar 21 $645.00


Restricted Operator Certificate - Maritime

This seven-hour course will prepare you for the Department of Communications examination for the Restricted Operator Certificate (Maritime) (ROC-M). NOTE: For 2020 FALL online-marine courses, registration closes 14-days in advance of section start date.

Prerequisite(s): None

Section Location Dates Cost
NAU-016-DLS3 CR Mar 6-Mar 7 $375.00
NAU-016-DLS1 PA May 13-May 14 $375.00


Restricted Operator Certificate - Maritime Commercial

Mariners serving on compulsorily-fitted commercial ships (Global Maritime Distress and Safety Systems or GMDSS) within the North American A1 sea areas require this course for compliance with the International Convention of Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended in 1995 (STCW 95 Regulation IV/2). Note: Existing ROC certificate holders who take a valid (1999 or earlier) certificate to class, are required to attend the last two days of classes only (NAU 041). Canadian Power & Sail Squadron certificates do not meet this requirement. You must present this certificate when registering. Persons without an existing ROC certificate must attend all three days of classes.

Prerequisite(s): Minimum 18 years of age.

Section Location Dates Cost
NAU-051-CRS2 CR Mar 18-Mar 20 $825.00
NAU-051-CRS3 CR Apr 12-Apr 14 $825.00
NAU-051-PAS1 PA May 17-May 19 $588.00


Occupational First Aid Level 1

This is a WorkSafeBC course that includes an introduction to CPR, choking and hemorrhage control and minor wound care according to WSBC Regulations, Part 3 Guidelines (3.14 - 3.21). The course is excellent for forestry and other industrial applications and required by many employers. Certification is by WSBC and is valid for three years.

Prerequisite(s): Students must be at least 16 years of age. Students under 19 require a parent/ guardian signed waiver. Picture identification must be brought to the 1st class.

Section Location Dates Cost
OFA-010-CRSE CR Mar 10 $95.00
OFA-010-CRS1 CR May 5 $100.00
OFA-010-CVS4 CV Mar 22 $95.00
OFA-010-CVS5 CV Apr 14 $95.00
OFA-010-CVS1 CV May 26 $100.00
OFA-010-CVS1 CV Jul 21 $100.00
OFA-010-PAS4 PA Mar 17 $115.00
OFA-010-PHS2 PH Mar 2 $235.00
OFA-010-PHS4 PH Mar 4 $235.00
OFA-010-PHS3 PH Apr 14 $235.00


Occupational First Aid Transportation Endorsement

This course is for OFA 010 or OFA 020 certified first aid attendants that work in environments requiring Transportation Endorsement in addition to their Occupational First Aid Level 1 or 2, according to WSBC Regulations Part 3 Guidelines (3.14 to 3.21). Students will be required to complete an NIC Waiver form at the first class. Certificate is by WSBC and is valid for three years.

Prerequisite(s): Students must be at least 16 years of age. Students under 19 require a parent/ guardian signed waiver. Picture identification and current OFA Level 1 or 2 Certificate must be brought to class.

Section Location Dates Cost
OFA-015-CVS1 CV Mar 23 $115.00
OFA-015-PHS1 PH Mar 3 $250.00
OFA-015-PHS2 PH Apr 15 $250.00


Occupational First Aid Level 3

This course meets WorkSafe BC requirements for First Aid Attendants in BC and according to WSBC Regulations Part 3 Guidelines (3.14 - 3.21). The Occupational First Aid Level 3 course is offered with the objective of qualifying candidates for certification as Level 3 First Aid Attendants in industry. Instruction includes: anatomy and physiology; injury and body response; resuscitation- oxygen therapy; wounds and bleeding; thermal, joint, spinal and eye injuries; fractures, bandaging; immobilization; transportation; recording and reporting accidents and injuries. An NIC waiver form will be required to be filled out at class. Certification is by WSBC and is valid for three years.

Prerequisite(s): Students must be 16 years of age. Students under 19 require a parent / guardian signed waiver. Pre-reading and homework required, contact First Aid Dept at 250-334-5092 to arrange to get course materials.

Section Location Dates Cost
OFA-030-CVS1 CV May 31-Jun 11 $765.00
OFA-030-CVS1 CV Aug 16-Aug 27 $765.00
OFA-030-PHS1 PH Mar 8-Mar 19 $1325.00
OFA-030-PHS2 PH Apr 26-May 7 $1325.00


Occupational First Aid Level 3 Renewal

This course is for Occupational First Aid Level 3 First Aid attendants who prefer not to take the full OFA 030 course, but would like to attend a few classes as a refresher before challenging the Level 3 exam. Homework assignments must be completed before the first class. Note: This course is offered in accordance with WSBC Regulations Part 3 Guidelines (3.14 - 3.21) All studentswill be required to complete an NIC waiver form. Certification is by WSBC for a period of three years.

Prerequisite(s): Students must have or have had a WSBC Occupational First Aid Level 3 ticket or equivalent certification (i.e.: EMP 76 Hour Advanced WorkPlace Level 3 Supplement ticket). Students under 19 years of age require a parent/ guardian signed wavier. Pre-reading and homework required, contact First Aid Dept at 250-334-5092 to arrange to get course materials.

Section Location Dates Cost
OFA-032-CVS1 CV Mar 1-Mar 5 $600.00
OFA-032-CVS2 CV Jun 7-Jun 11 $610.00
OFA-032-CVS1 CV Aug 23-Aug 27 $610.00


FoodSafe Level I

Obtain the necessary certification to work in the food service industry. This course covers important food safety and worker safety information including food borne illness, receiving and storing food, preparing food, serving food, cleaning and sanitizing. Certificates will be valid for 5 years from the date of issue.

Section Location Dates Cost
TFS-010-CRS3 CR Mar 20 $99.00
TFS-010-CRS4 CR Apr 17 $99.00
TFS-010-CRS1 CR May 22 $99.00
TFS-010-CRS2 CR Jun 19 $99.00
TFS-010-PAS2 PA Feb 27 $99.00
TFS-010-PAS3 PA Apr 10 $99.00
TFS-010-PAS1 PA May 15 $99.00


Lock Out - Tag Out

This online course covers Lockout/Tagout. The term "Lockout/Tagout" refers to specific practices and procedures to safeguard workers from the unexpected energizing or start-up of machinery and equipment, or the release of hazardous energy during service or maintenance activities. Lockout/Tagout explains the importance of Lockout/Tagout in protecting the health and safety of workers. The course examines basic workplace safety tenets and examines the specific stages and procedures of the Lockout/Tagout process. The basic tenets of safety are explained as are the specific stages and procedures of the Lockout-Tagout process.

Section Location Dates Cost
WSF-017-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $25.00
WSF-017-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $25.00


Fire Safety

This online Fire Safety course teaches participants about the legislated fire safety responsibilities of the employer and the worker, describes safe work practices related to fire prevention, and provides practical information about emergency response in situations involving fire.

Section Location Dates Cost
WSF-050-DLU3 CV Mar 1-Mar 31 $25.00
WSF-050-DLU4 CV Apr 1-Apr 30 $25.00