CSTS (Online) Training

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Course Details

Section 1: Your Worksite & the Law

  • Legislation Awareness
  • Employer Responsibilities
  • Employee Responsibilities
  • Training and Competency
  • Reporting Requirements
  • Communication

 

Section 2: Personal Physical Care and Conduct

  • Fitness for Work
  • Working Outdoors
  • Fatigue Management
  • Stretching and Micro-breaks
  • Back Care
  • Personal Conduct
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Alcohol and Drug Guidelines/Work Rule

 

Section 3: Personal Protective Equipment

  • PPE Defined
  • Basic PPE
  • Use and Care of PPE
  • Specialized PPE and Clothing

 

Section 4: Workplace Hazards

  • Hazard Assessment
  • Causes of Workplace Hazards
  • Inspections
  • Investigations
  • Invisible Hazards
  • Confined Spaces
  • Respiratory Hazards
  • Hazard Control

 

Section 5: Field Level Hazard Assessment

  • What is FLHA
  • Stop and Think
  • Look and Find Hazards
  • Assess Hazards
  • Control Hazards
  • Resume Work

 

Section 6: WHMIS

  • Purpose of WHMIS
  • WHMIS Responsibilities
  • Labels
  • MSDS
  • Hazard Symbols
  • Protecting Yourself

 

Section 7: Worksite Conditions

  • Housekeeping/Cleaning Up
  • Slips
  • Trips and Falls
  • Signs and Entryways
  • Compressed Gas

 

Section 8: Environmental Factors

  • Dealing with Releases
  • Laws and Regulations
  • Classification
  • Storage and Disposal
  • Safe Guards

 

Section 9: Emergency Response

  • Emergency Preparedness
  • First Aid
  • Fire Safety
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fighting Fires

 

Section 10: Ladders and Scaffolding

  • Ladders
  • Portable Ladders
  • Scaffolding
  • Working with Scaffolds

 

Section 11: Mobile Equipment

  • Responsibilities
  • Operating Procedures
  • Hazards to be Aware Of
  • Visibility and Traffic Control
  • Rigging and Hoisting

 

Section 12: Machinery, Tools and Equipment

  • Inspecting Equipment
  • Electrical Tools
  • Pinch Points and Guards
  • Air Activated Tools
  • Power Actuated Tools

 

Section 13: Excavating and Trenching

  • Potential Causes of Injury
  • Dial Before You Dig
  • Soil Types
  • Ground Conditions and Shoring
  • Cutbacks and Spoil Piles

 

Section 14: Defensive Driving

  • The Basics
  • Impairments
  • Animals
  • Loading Vehicles and Cell Phones
  • Other Communication Devices

 

Section 15: Fall Protection

  • Introduction to Fall Protection
  • Methods of Fall Protection
  • System Selection
  • Arrest Forces
  • Anchorage and Connectors
  • Full Body Harness
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Conclusion

Online Course

Course Cost: $160.00 + HST