Posts in Category : Training

As part of our mandate to showcase and promote the services of our members, to speak on their behalf whenever required, and keep our partners current with related issues, the following is an active archive of press releases and relevant news articles. If our members have articles they believe would be of benefit to a wider audience, please contact us and we'll include it here.

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Apr 2
2020

Update information regarding Canadian Welding Bureau:

At this time, CWB continues to deliver auditing and testing services to our clients who have been designated as essential workplaces or as requested in jurisdictions with no restrictions, except where government travel restrictions prevent us from doing so. We recognize that some clients have imposed visitor restrictions for their facilities, and the CWB will […]

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Posted:
Apr 1
2020

Online Training Resources from IMPACT and the Iron Workers

No Cost Online Training:   How to Lead Through the CIV-19 Crisis and Its Aftermath: Crucial Skills for Crucial Times (by VitalSmarts): https://go.vitalsmarts.com/Event-WC-03312020-COVID19-Series_100.Registration.html?from=homepage   Dale Carnegie’s Handling Stress and Supporting Resilience in Times of Crisis:https://www.dalecarnegie.com/en/resources/webinar-handling-stress-and-supporting-resilience-in-times-of-crisis   Construction in Crisis: A CURT Response:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdI2fjn3MAV5Q_Ja6b9yICuzvgSTzCkNPVNaJJsnSGiwhCNlA/viewform   DuoLingo: https://www.duolingo.com/. [If you’ve ever aspired to learn a second language, DuoLingo is a […]

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Posted:
Apr 1
2020

The MLTSD announced that WAH certification has been extended to four years from the current three years. 

WAH regulation amendment The provincial government has announced a regulation change regarding working at heights (WAH) training. Effective March 27, O. Reg. 297/13 is amended by O. Reg. 96/20 to temporarily extend the validity period of WAH training for workers who successfully completed an approved course between February 28, 2017 and August 31, 2017. The […]

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Posted:
Feb 18
2020

NEW COURSE – Fundamentals of Cost Estimating and Bidding for Beginners (Now Available in Canada)

IMPACT will be offering a new course in Canada called Fundamentals of Cost Estimating and Bidding for Beginners (structural steel only). This course is available at no cost to our members. There is no pre-work required for the course, and the course is 5 days long. Details of the course are provided below and a […]

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Posted:
Jan 27
2020

HReview Breakfast Seminar: Just What the Doctor Ordered: An Annual Labour and Employment Check-Up for Employer – Invitation from Sherrard Kuzz LLP

Please join us at our upcoming HReview Breakfast Seminar:   Just What the Doctor Ordered: An Annual Labour and Employment Check-Up for Employers   As every HR professional will attest, employment and labour law is changing at a rapid pace. Compound that with a wide range of annual (and sometimes more frequent) employment-related administrative requirements, and the […]

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Posted:
Jan 27
2020

FMI Experiential Learning & Executive Educational Programs – full 2020 calendar

FMI Program Highlights LEARN MORE ABOUT ALL FDI PROGRAMS Acquisitions in the Construction Industry This comprehensive, two-day executive conference will assist you in developing a proactive strategy for acquiring or selling a firm. March 25-27, 2020 | Phoenix REGISTER OR LEARN MORE HERE ————– Construction Selling Skills A three-day hands-on course that will help you […]

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Posted:
Dec 24
2019

Conducting an Effective Workplace Harassment Investigation

HALF-DAY INTENSIVE WORKSHOP In Ontario, as in many other jurisdictions across Canada, an employer is required by law to conduct an investigation in response to an allegation of workplace harassment. A well planned and executed investigation will help management make sound and defensible decisions and reduce the potential for liability arising out of the investigation. This practical, half-day […]

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Posted:
Dec 11
2019

Learning Today For A Better Tomorrow With Industrial Building Design

Elevate your Career with a CISC Webinar that Fits Your Lifestyle. REGISTER Building a cost-effective structure takes extensive planning in order to successfully achieve. So, in conjunction with the third edition of Crane-Supporting Steel Structure: Design Guide and an updated design examples, we are offering an exclusive course that provides a clear understanding of the […]

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