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OSSA Fall Protection (Edmonton)
February 13 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm MST
An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Tuesday, repeating until February 26, 2018
Description: Oil Sands Safety Association = OSSA (correctly pronounced Oh-SA, not Oh-SHA), is a “non-profit organization made up of representatives from Syncrude Canada, Suncor Energy, Shell Albian Sands and Canadian Natural Resources, as well as volunteer members from the labor providers, union, area contractors and learning providers” [About OSSA].
If you are working on an Oil Sands member site, you will need the Oil Sands Safety Association version of Fall Protection (if working at heights), Elevated Work Platform (if working on man-lifts), and Confined Space Entry Monitor (if working in &/or monitoring confined spaces). More generally, OSSA courses have a good reputation, and are universally observed elsewhere in Alberta and usually in Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and the Territories as well.
Date & Time: Every Tuesday, 8:00am – 4:00pm
Location: L177 Office, 17804 118 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S2W3
Who should attend: Members in need of the respective OSSA safety training for current job or upcoming dispatch
Prerequisites: None required
Instructor: Mike Iftody, IUPAT DC 17 Instructor
Course Organizer: Chris Hooter, IUPAT DC 17 Director of Training