Safety, Prevention & Environment

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Ensure all workers return home safely at the end of the day

Health, safety and environment programs are integral to all modern workplaces. The increasing need for due diligence in preventing injury and illness, while demonstrating the financial benefits of doing so, has driven the demand for effective workplace health and safety skills. In much the same way, the identification and structured reduction of environmental risks can bring value to an organization.

Individuals involved in health, safety and environmental planning must have the tools necessary to manage and control loss, protect against liabilities, ensure compliance with government regulations and—above all—keep workers and assets safe.

Our professional development certificates and standalone courses will help you achieve the requirements of these demanding fields.



Certificates

Intensive certificate programs ensure you gain the knowledge required to meet the demands of your career and workplace while making the best use of your time. Depending on the program, courses may be offered online or in a classroom setting

Ergonomic Program Management (100% online) 
If you own a hospitality business and are worried about your carbon footprint, there is a way to take action. This Green Business course is for everyone in your organization, from the General Manager to the Housekeeping Assistant and everyone in between.               

High Voltage Protection & Control (100% online) 
Gain the foundational knowledge and discipline necessary to work in the protection and control of high voltage stations and lines.
 
Reliability, Maintainability and Safety Engineering
The course is designed to provide attendees with sufficient knowledge to move into the field of reliability engineering application. It is applicable to technical, supervisory and management personnel.

Safety Instrumented System (100% online) 
Gain the practical and technical skills you need to enter or advance in the field of instrumented safety systems—from system design, engineering and testing, to operations and maintenance.

Sustainable Energy Technologies
Gain the skills and knowledge to describe the mechanics of how power and heat are generated, financially evaluate and compare sustainable energy technologies and describe the major steps required to design, implement and manage your own sustainable energy project. 



Standalone courses

Ensure safe operations and code compliance by taking a course specific to your industry and your professional requirements. Courses may be taken as part of a certificate or as a standalone course.

Protection & Control: Generator Protection (Online)
Get to know the main protection requirements for small, medium and large power generators in an electric GRID system. 6 online training sessions.

Wood Dust Explosion Prevention/NFPA Dust Compliance & Documentation (Classroom)
Learn about the causes and dangers of dust explosions, how to prepare a combustible dust risk assessment and action plan, and how to ensure code compliance. 2-day course.  

Courses to help you "green" your business

Creating a Green Business (Online)
If you own a hospitality business and are worried about your carbon footprint, there is a way to take action. This Green Business course is for everyone in your organization, from the General Manager to the Housekeeping Assistant and everyone in between.

Energy Management and Reduction (Online)
You will learn how to monitor energy consumption, calculate and set your starting point for energy sources and how to save energy used by lighting, heating and other equipment in your business.

Waste Management and Reduction (Online)Learn how to monitor, reduce and recycle waste to develop an environmentally sound waste management system. You will also learn to identify exactly how to manage waste in three key areas: packaging, landfill and food waste.  

Water Conservation (Online)
Learn how much water is required, how that compares to industry standards and what can be done to conserve water consumption in any hotel, restaurant or hospitality business.


 

How to register

1. Go to the page for the specific certificate or course you’re interested in.
2. Click the “Add to Cart” button.
3. Log in or create an account.
4. Enter your payment details.
5. Click the “Submit” button.
6. You’ll receive a confirmation by email.

Questions?

Chris Abraham
Program manager
902-943-9342
chris.abraham@dal.ca