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Different Levels of Working at Heights Training in Ontario and Costs

By |April 10th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

If you have questions regarding Working at Heights courses or training, feel free to contact us now and we would be happy to help! Note: This page on the different levels of Working at Heights training has been prepared as a resource summary and central location for related information to help workplace parties and employers understand some of [...]

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Working at Heights Ticket Expiry

By |April 3rd, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Working at Heights - Be Aware Of Ticket Expiry The law requires employers to provide working at heights training by an approved provider for their employees. Did you know that Working at Heights training records only last for three years? After the three year mark, workers must take a refresher in order renew their working at [...]

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Safety Pin Campaign Ontario

By |April 3rd, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Safety Pin Campaign Ontario You may have recently seen pictures on the news of people wearing safety pins or even heard brief statements about the "safety pin campaign." But what is the safety pin campaign exactly? The campaign began in the U.K. after the country voted to leave the European Union (often referred to as "Brexit"). [...]

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Training Courses

By |March 30th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Click on a training course below to learn more » Working at Heights » Confined Space Entry Awareness » Confined Space Rescue » Elevating Work Platforms » 40 Hour HAZWOPER » 8-Hour HAZWOPER Refresher » Lock-Out / Tag-Out » Transportation of Dangerous Goods » WHMIS 1988 – 2015 » Arc Flash and Electrical Safety » Fork Lift Operator » Spill Response » Traffic Control » Overhead Crane » Excavation, Trenching [...]

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Working at Heights Refresher Training Course

By |March 20th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Working at Heights Refresher Training Course Did you know that Working at Heights training is valid for three years from the date the worker completes an approved training course by an approved training provider? After three years, a Working at Heights refresher training course is required by the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). [...]

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WWOCS Ontario Approved Trainer

By |March 13th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

WWOCS Ontario Approved Trainer What is a WWOCS Ontario approved trainer, and why does it matter? WWOCS stands for the Water and Wastewater Certification System. The Ontario Water Wastewater Certification Office (OWWCO) is the body in Ontario that approves both safety trainers and courses. ACUTE is an OWWCO  and MOL certified Working at Heights training provider in [...]

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Get Certified Working at Heights Training by a MOL, and OWWCO Certified Trainer

By |March 7th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Most companies are not aware of industry certifications required in addition to the MOL ones stipulated.  ACUTE educates industry professionals on the requirements which can help increase workplace safety while also improving environmental stewardship.  Join ACUTE and over a hundred companies working towards zero incidents in Ontario. ACUTE is an OWWCO  and MOL certified Working [...]

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Issues and Limitations with Online Working at Heights Training in Ontario

By |February 27th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Ontario companies spent $52M paying for work-related compensation and other losses in 2015, on workplace fall injuries alone. Online training may be flexible and quick but it doesn't provide the same substance as hands-on training.  Contact the trusted working at heights Ontario trainer today. Here is what a recent customer had to say about their experience engaging [...]

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Having a Daily Safety Talk Reduces Incidents

By |February 12th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Having a daily 5-minute safety talk can reduce safety incidents for your team and reduce paperwork.  Click here to speak with an ACUTE safety professional to help you plan your next safety talk. Employers must not only meet regulatory requirements but also ensure employees get the best hands-on training. For companies who are serious about safety, ACUTE [...]

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Advances in Confined Space Gas Detection

By |February 5th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Get the best technology in advanced confined space gas detection, helping harness the innovation of engineering while augmenting safety programs for work in confined spaces. If you have questions regarding confined space regulations or training, feel free to give us a call and ACUTE would be happy to help. The latest advances in confined space gas detection offer [...]

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