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Course Description

This course reviews legislation and regulations that promote and uphold standards of workplace safety in the construction industry. You will learn about the costs of poor safety, common safety problems and hazards in construction work, and the regulations and requirements designed to protect worker safety. This course also reviews the purpose and principles of an Occupational, Health and Safety program and key elements of a successful workplace inspection. 

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
  • Explain how the Workers' Compensation Act and Bill C-45 are used to establish and uphold standards of safety in the workplace.
  • Explain how the Occupational Health and Safety Act regulations promote safety in the workplace.
  • Explain how WHMIS promotes the safe use of hazardous materials.
  • Outline the controls that are in place to promote and support environmental protection and construction worker safety.
  • Apply the principles of an effective OHS program.
  • Summarize the procedures for the physical inspection of a worksite.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Construction Safety
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Sep 05, 2022 to Nov 13, 2022
Contact Hours
36.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $599.00
Potential Discount(s)
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 17, 2022 to Sep 22, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 17, 2022 to Sep 22, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Sep 23, 2022 to Oct 23, 2022
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Extensions:
One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

Section Title
Construction Safety
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Nov 14, 2022 to Jan 22, 2023
Contact Hours
36.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $609.00
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Dec 01, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Dec 01, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Dec 02, 2022 to Jan 01, 2023
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Extensions:
One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

Section Title
Construction Safety
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Jan 09, 2023 to Mar 19, 2023
Contact Hours
36.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $609.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Jan 26, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Jan 26, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jan 27, 2023 to Feb 26, 2023
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Extensions:
One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

Section Title
Construction Safety
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Mar 20, 2023 to May 28, 2023
Contact Hours
36.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $609.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Apr 06, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Apr 06, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Apr 07, 2023 to May 07, 2023
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Extensions:
One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

Section Title
Construction Safety
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 01, 2023 to Jul 09, 2023
Contact Hours
36.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $609.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to May 18, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to May 18, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 19, 2023 to Jun 18, 2023
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Extensions:
One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

Section Title
Construction Safety
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Jul 03, 2023 to Sep 10, 2023
Contact Hours
36.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $609.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Jul 20, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2022 to Jul 20, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jul 21, 2023 to Aug 20, 2023
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Extensions:
One optional extension available for purchase. This gives you additional time equal to half the original course duration during which you will have continued access to course materials.
To purchase an extension contact conedadvising@sait.ca at least two (2) business days prior to the end date of your course.

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