• Education

Employee training and education are essential and mandatory in every work place. Training is about gaining the skills and knowledge needed for a safe work environment.  At the BCA we are striving for excellence in all safety training, which is why we offer the most current training as per Ministry standards. We feel it is important for everyone to be properly trained and have all of the knowledge they need to be safe at work. We are also able to customize training to meet your company’s needs with one of our training experts.

BCA Safety Training Schedule

The BCA offers the most popular safety training courses for your convenience.  Additional training dates can be arranged to suit your company’s needs.  All classes are held at the BCA located at 200 Brock Street, Barrie, unless otherwise specified. Click on the links below to learn more about each class:

WHMIS     Working at Heights     Standard First Aid & CPR Level C     Emergency First Aid & CPR Level C

Elevating Platform     Confined Space Awareness     Counterbalance Forklift

WHMIS

Members

$60.00 + HST

Non-Members

$70.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

October 6, 2017 8:30am - 12:30pm

November 8, 2017 8:30am - 12:30pm

Working at Heights

Members

$125.00 + HST

Non-Members

$140.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

September 18, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

September 28, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

October 3, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

November 7, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

Standard First Aid & CPR Level C

Members

$135.00 + HST

Non-Members

$150.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

September 26-27, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

November 20-21, 2016 8:30am - 5:00pm

Emergency First Aid & CPR Level C

Members

$90.00 + HST

Non-Members

$100.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

September 26, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

November 20, 2017 8:30am - 5:00pm

Elevating Platform

Members

$160.00 + HST

Non-Members

$175.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

September 19, 2017 8:30am - 2:30pm

October 13, 2017 8:30am - 2:30pm

November 13, 2017 8:30am - 2:30pm

Confined Space Awareness

Members

$150.00 + HST

Non-Members

$170.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

October 3, 2017 8:30am - 3:00pm

November 9, 2017 8:30am - 3:00pm

Counterbalance Forklift

Members

$140.00 + HST

Non-Members

$160.00 + HST

Next Available Date:

September 25, 2017 8:30am - 2:00pm

November 15, 2017 8:30am - 2:00pm

Class sizes are limited and booked on a first come first serve basis so don’t delay and book your spots today!
For additional information, questions or comments please contact Alicia Blow at 705-726-5864 ext. 1 or by email at printing@barrieca.com.
*Prices are subject to change without notice.
** Cancellations within 24 hours or no-shows will be charged full course fee.

Have you heard about the Canada Ontario Job Grant?
COJG is a new, employer-driven, training initiative and represents an opportunity for the province to engage more effectively with employers to support Ontarians in obtaining the skills required to fill and succeed in available jobs.
Learn more

The BCA also hosts IHSA training. Some of this training is FREE to members.

IHSA Training at the BCADate
JHSC Certification Part 2Aug 9-11
Basics Of SupervisingSept 6-7
Trenching Safety Hazard AwarnessOct 11
Additional Classes to Come

BCA Scholarship Award

The Barrie Construction Association is pleased to award a $500.00 scholarship to one student entering a post secondary institution or construction trade apprenticeship.  This scholarship will be presented to a student who graduated or is graduating with a minimum of Grade 12 or equivalent and has demonstrated a combination of academic and trade merit and has a financial need.

The student must be entering a construction apprenticeship program, construction technology, construction engineering (degree) or any other construction related post secondary program.

The selected applicant must provide proof of enrolment in a post secondary program or trades program in order to receive the scholarship funds.  The applicant must be a resident of Ontario and a Canadian citizen or provide proof of landed immigrant status.

The recipient will be chosen just prior to our Annual General Meeting, held each year in February.

For submission requirements and application, please click here.

Georgian College Gold Seal Program – Part Time Studies

The Gold Seal program is a national certification program for individuals in the construction industry. It signifies you have attained a nationally recognized level of experience and competence. It is a declaration of skill and competence that is recognized by the construction industry across the country and enhances mobility and professional development for individuals in this field.

These courses would be of interest to construction site supervisors and foremen or those aspiring to these positions and other construction industry professionals

Learn more