OSSA Elevated Work Platform
This training program is designed to meet the needs of Elevated Work Platform Operators, regardless of brand.
This course consists of the following:
Introducing the principles of safe operation of an Elevated Work Platform
Instructing the individual how to evaluate operating skills
Introducing the regulatory bodies governing operators
Explaining proper record keeping
Course Duration: Two days
ESC Fall Protection
The ESC Fall protection is a standardized course which is recognized by Suncor, Syncrude, Albian Sands and C.N.R.L. This course has been developed to train the end user and provide an awareness and introduction to Fall Protection and it’s legislation.
The Fall protection course trains in the following areas.
Types of Harnesses
Free Fall Distance
ESC Fall Protection Expires every 3 years
The ESC Firewatch is a standardized course which is recognized by Suncor, Syncrude, Albian Sands and C.N.R.L. This course has been developed to train the end user and provide an awareness and introduction to Firewatch, fire extinguishers and legislation. The Firewatch course consists of the following topics.
Class of fires
Operation of fire extinguisher
Practical component ESC Firewatch does not expire
OSSA Confined Space
This Confined Space training standard has been established to provide training providers with direction as to the minimum training program content requirements to meet the needs of the Oil Sands companies. A training program meeting this standard would typically require 4 hours to complete, depending on class size, number of instructors and any class room props used for practical demonstration and testing.
It should be noted that the training required to meet this standard focuses on the minimum training requirement needs of the End-User. Successful completion of this Confined Space training certifies the End-User to act as a Confined Space Monitor for Confined Space Level 2 and Confined Space Level 3 entries and may certify the End-User to engage in Confined Space Level 1 Monitor.
The OSSA Confined Space course consists of the following topics:
Types of confined spaces (levels of entry Level 1,2,3 )
Methods of control
Rescue and escape
OSSA Confined Space Expires every 3 years
Common Safety Orientation
In an effort to streamline the new worker orientation process and to further support the Oil Sands goal to standardize these types of activities within the region, we are pleased to announce the rollout of the Common Safety Orientation Program.
Upon completion of the Common Safety Orientation Program a worker will be able to present their credential to any of the Oil Sands Owner Member sites (Albian Sands Energy Inc., Canadian Natural Resources Ltd., Suncor Energy Inc., and Syncrude Canada Ltd.) as proof of completing the required site access orientation.
The Common Safety Orientation Program Includes studies in the following areas:
This course is approximately one hour in duration and does not expire