Occupational Health & Safety

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The purpose of the Regulation is to promote occupational health and safety and to protect workers and other persons present at workplaces from work-related risks to their health, safety, and well-being. Compliance with the requirements provides the basis on which workers and employers, in cooperation, can solve workplace health and safety problems.

Burnaby CCE offers a variety of safety training courses which are taught by certified instructors and trainers.


EMPLOYMENT

Individuals seeking employment will improve their prospects by having completed important safety education and training that companies require.
Companies looking to train their employees can rely on Burnaby CCE to provide quality safety training and main compliance with the Worker’s Compensation Act.
Courses with blended models require a minimum of six participants to proceed. Should a company seek a specific course and meet the minimum required number of participants, additional course offering may be provided. Please contact us for more information.

Burnaby CCE offers a variety of Occupational Health and Safety courses and includes the following in their growing list of courses.

  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Boom Lift
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Awareness
  • Digging Awareness
  • Fall Protection
  • First Aid OFA Level 1
  • Fundamentals of Joint Health & Safety Committee
  • Scissor Lift
  • WHMIS
  • Registration by phone or in person:
    Starting Dec 1, candidates are highly encouraged to register for these courses online by clicking the green button “Current Course Offerings & Online Registration” at the top of the screen. For those who would prefer to register by phone or in person, registration is only accepted at Burnaby CCE Office and Burnaby Central Secondary during the hours listed below.


Registration by phone or in person
For this program, registration is only accepted at Burnaby CCE Office and Burnaby Central Secondary during the hours listed below.

All office locations are closed on statutory holidays.

Register by phone
604-296-6901

Closed for Winter Break from 2020-Dec-23 until 2021-Jan-04
Regular office hours:
Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri
8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Burnaby CCE Office
751 Hammarskjold Drive
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Closed for Winter Break from 2020-Dec-23 until 2021-Jan-04
Regular office hours:
Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri
8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Burnaby South Secondary
5455 Rumble Street
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Closed for Winter Break from
2020-Dec-21 until 2021-Jan-04

Regular office hours:
Tue | Wed | Thu
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Burnaby Central Secondary
6011 Deer Lake Parkway
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Closed for Winter Break from
2020-Dec-21 until 2021-Jan-04

Regular office hours:
Tue | Thu 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Refund policy

Fee payments originally made by credit card are credited back to the same card; for expired or invalid credit cards, refunds are made by cheque. Fee payments originally made by cash or cheque are made by cheque. Please allow 3 weeks for processing.

Cancelled classes
When a class is cancelled by Burnaby CCE, a full refund will be issued.

Full time certificate / diploma programs
A refund request must be submitted in writing and must include the original course registration receipt. For a refund request received at least 1 week prior to the first day of classes, a $100 processing fee and any applicable course supply fees are deducted when the refund is issued. For a refund request received less than 1 week prior to the first day of classes, a $200 processing fee and any applicable course supply fees are deducted when the refund is issued. No refund is issued for a request received after classes begin. Please see individual course descriptions for exceptions.

Part time certificate / diploma programs
A refund request must be submitted in writing and must include the original course registration receipt. For a refund request received at least 1 week prior to the first day of classes, a $25 processing fee and any applicable course supply fees are deducted when the refund is issued. For a refund request received less than 1 week prior to the first day of classes, a $50 processing fee and any applicable course supply fees are deducted when the refund is issued. No refund is issued for a request received after classes begin. Please see individual course descriptions for exceptions.

General interest courses that are 1 session long
A refund request must be submitted in writing and must include the original course registration receipt. For a refund request received at least 24 hours before the start of the class, a 20% processing fee and any applicable course supply fees are deducted when the refund is issued. No refund is issued for a request received less than 24 hours before the start of the class.

General interest courses that are 2 or more sessions long
A refund request must be submitted in writing and must include the original course registration receipt. For a refund request received before the second session of the course, a 20% processing fee and any applicable course supply fees are deducted when the refund is issued. No refund is issued for a request received after the second session of the course.