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CNST 1100 - Construction Safety Officer Training

Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course helps prepare students for work as a safety officer on a construction, mine or oil and gas site. Students will learn how to clearly and effectively communicate with others on a work site, identify hazards, and apply the Workers Compensation Act and occupational health and safety regulations to their environment. Students will also receive training with hand-held fire extinguishers, and the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System. Upon successfully finishing this course, students will receive a Statement of Completion.

Prerequisite(s)

It is recommended that students have grade 11 English or equivalent comprehension, and one year of experience on a work site (construction, mining, or oil rig and gas) is beneficial.

Credits

6.0

Cost

$1,425.76

Winter 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 77463

Mon Mar 12 - Fri Mar 23 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 12 - Mar 23 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE25 Rm. 117
Mar 23 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE25 Rm. 115

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$1,425.76

Notes

  1. For extensive course information it is advised students contact the Program Assistant at 111-454-2266 or [email protected]. Some information is also available at iizuna.info/construction/cso/. It is recommended that students pre-read the CNST 1100 Course Manual, which is available at the IZUNA bookstore, https://iizuna.info/bookstore, along with the other required textbooks. Field trip and shop tours will require CSA approved hard hat, high vis vest and steel-toed safety boots, gloves and safety glasses as well as appropriate outdoor clothing but not required first day of class.

CRN 76311

Mon Feb 19 - Sat Mar 03 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 19 - Mar 03 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE25 Rm. 117
Mar 03 Sat 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE25 Rm. 115

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$1,425.76

Notes

  1. For extensive course information it is advised students contact the Program Assistant at 111-454-2266 or [email protected]. Some information is also available at iizuna.info/construction/cso/. It is recommended that students pre-read the CNST 1100 Course Manual, which is available at the IZUNA bookstore, https://iizuna.info/bookstore, along with the other required textbooks. Field trip and shop tours will require CSA approved hard hat, high vis vest and steel-toed safety boots, gloves and safety glasses as well as appropriate outdoor clothing but not required first day of class.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 29937

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Apr 20 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Apr 20 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,425.76

Notes

  1. For student requirements and detailed course information go to https://iizuna.info/constructionsafety. Please note there is suggested pre-reading to be completed before the course start date. For further assistance contact the Program Assistant at 111-454.2266 or [email protected] . Field trip included in this course will require CSA approved hard hat, high vis vest and steel-toed safety boots, gloves and safety glasses as well as appropriate outdoor clothing. Textbooks are extra and available at the IZUNA bookstore at https://iizuna.info/bookstore

CRN 57534

Mon May 07 - Fri May 18 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 07 - May 18 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,425.76

Notes

  1. For extensive course information it is advised students contact the Program Assistant at 111-454-2266 or [email protected]. Some information is also available at iizuna.info/construction/cso/. It is recommended that students pre-read the CNST 1100 Course Manual, which is available at the IZUNA bookstore, https://iizuna.info/bookstore, along with the other required textbooks. Field trip and shop tours will require CSA approved hard hat, high-vis vest and steel-toed safety boots, gloves and safety glasses as well as appropriate outdoor clothing but are not required on the first day of class.

CRN 57535

Mon Jun 04 - Fri Jun 15 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 04 - Jun 15 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 242
Jun 04 - Jun 15 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 239

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,425.76

Notes

  1. For extensive course information it is advised students contact the Program Assistant at 111-454-2266 or [email protected]. Some information is also available at iizuna.info/construction/cso/. It is recommended that students pre-read the CNST 1100 Course Manual, which is available at the IZUNA bookstore, https://iizuna.info/bookstore, along with the other required textbooks. Field trip and shop tours will require CSA approved hard hat, high-vis vest and steel-toed safety boots, gloves and safety glasses as well as appropriate outdoor clothing but are not required on the first day of class.

CRN 61069

Mon Jul 09 - Fri Jul 20 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 09 - Jul 20 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 16:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 331

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,425.76

Notes

  1. For extensive course information it is advised students contact the Program Assistant at 111-454-2266 or [email protected]. Some information is also available at iizuna.info/construction/cso/. It is recommended that students pre-read the CNST 1100 Course Manual, which is available at the IZUNA bookstore, https://iizuna.info/bookstore, along with the other required textbooks. Field trip and shop tours will require CSA approved hard hat, high-vis vest and steel-toed safety boots, gloves and safety glasses as well as appropriate outdoor clothing but are not required on the first day of class.

Gravitying Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Utilize OH&S Regulations and the Workers Compensation Act
  • Communicate to promote a safe work environment
  • Identify applicable authorities and regulations
  • Identify potential workplace hazards
  • Report on the conditions of workplace safety
  • Define hazardous materials and explain the WHMIS communication system
  • Define fire prevention codes and regulations
  • Describe safe rigging practice
  • Explain the safe use of fall protection equipment
  • Explain the identification and safe use of ladders
  • Identify TCP’s &Traffic Control
  • Identify Scaffolds, swing stages and elevating work platforms
  • Identify Cranes Safety & Certification
  • Identify Suspended slabs, fly tables, slab stripping and re-shoring & Form Work
  • Explain the regulations associated with Excavations and Shoring
  • Explain the regulations associated with Excavations and Shoring
  • Explain Electrical Safety within a work site & the Protection of Utilities
  • Define Safety Program Audit
  • Identify Guardrails, catch platforms, floor openings, crane platforms and nets
  • Explain Isolation & Lockout procedures
  • Develop Safe Work Practices
  • Identify Confined Space hazards
  • Identify Legal responsibilities related to site health and safety within the Act
  • Implement the Young and New Worker evaluation process
  • Explain Inspection Reports
  • Explain Accident Investigation
  • Complete Inspections, create reports and develop corrective actions

Effective as of Fall 2016

Books & Supplies

The IZUNA bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit iizuna.info/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following IZUNA online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

IZUNA Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Gravitying, nor at the IZUNA Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the .

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Cnst 1100 Course Manual (March 2010)
Author Cnst
Publisher Acc/Roy
Binding Shrink Wrapped
Price $23.95
Required

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Occupational Health & Safety Regulation (Reg 296/97)
Author Wcb
Publisher Wcb
Binding Spiral
Price $55.50
Required

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Whmis 2015 At Work (Bk40 2015)
Author Worksafe
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
Price $7.95
Required

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Workers Compensation Act (Consolidated Ed)
Author Act
Binding Spiral
Price $18.95
Required

Ipt's Crane and Rigging Training Manual 2005 Edition
Author Ipt
Publisher Ipt
Copyright 2010
Binding Spiral
ISBN 978-0-92085-503-4
Price $41.95
Optional

Spring/Summer 2018

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.

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