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pdf.png file type Construction 101 and Beyond (Feb 6 & 13) is back by popular demand, and new to NCA...Construction 201 (March 5 & 12) (Classroom)
(Whether you've been in the industry for 6 months or 10+ years, these courses have something for you!)
pdf.png file type WSIB "New" Health and Safety Excellence Program Information Sessions (Classroom)
(The WSIB has a new Health and Safety Excellence program. Create a safer workplace and save money. Find out how by attending one of our complimentary NCA information sessions: Thursday, November 21 from 1 - 2 pm Tuesday, November 26 from 4 - 5 pm Monday, December 9 from 4 - 5 pm Monday, December 16 from 2 - 3 pm )
pdf.png file type NCA Breakfast Information Session - Overview of the COR™ program - Stay tuned for new date! (Classroom)
(NCA Breakfast Information Session - Overview of the COR™ program - Stay tuned for new date! The session will cover an overview of the CO R™ program, alignment with the WSIB Health & Safety Excellence Program and the Ministry of Labour’s Accreditation program, along with guidance on the implementation of an occupational health & safety management system. Receive information directly from the entity responsible for governing CO R™ in Ontario. https://conta.cc/2MU1hY0)
pdf.png file type Standard First Aid & CPR Training Course - December 12 & 13, 2019 (Classroom)
(Comprehensive two-day course offering standard first aid and CPR skills for those who need training due to work requirements or want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. )
pdf.png file type Responding Successfully to a Request for Proposal - March 30 & April 6, 2020 (Classroom)
(Answering a Request for Proposal (RFP) effectively requires knowledge, understanding and a proposed solution of the subject while convincing the potential Owner that your company is the best suited to build their project. )
pdf.png file type Close Out of a Construction Project - February 18, 2020 (Classroom)
(This full-day session will discuss how the principles of organizing early, teamwork and communication work together to achieve a successful project closeout. Construction Project Close Out is organized into 5 basic phases: Pre-Construction Close Out, Construction Close Out, Post Construction Close Out, Organizational Close Out, Subcontractor Close Out and Financial Close Out.)
pdf.png file type Prompt Payment and the Mechanics of Construction Adjudication in Ontario - January 13, 2020 (Classroom)
(Who Should Attend: This day-long course is ideal for ANY buyer of construction services, controllers, paralegals, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, architects, engineers and quantity surveyors, interior designers and technologists and technicians. You'll learn about the legal forms required to give notice of non-payment. You will explore the first ever flow chart created by Constructionlab to follow how the forms are to be used, when, and by whom. You'll receive the Constructionlab flow chart and a copy of the new portions of the Construction Act governing the construction payment pyramid effective October 2019.)
pdf.png file type MS Excel Mastery (Level 2) - 1 Day - January 29, 2020 (Classroom)
(This course is intended to help all users get up to speed on the different features of Excel and to become familiar with its more advanced selection of features. We will cover how to create and use advanced formulas, analyze data, organize worksheet data with tables, visualize data with charts, insert graphics, and enhance workbooks.)
pdf.png file type Joint Health & Safety Certification Schedule (Classroom)
(Joint Health & Safety Committees are required where 20 or more employees work. It also applies to construction projects where 20 or more workers will be working at the construction project if it is going to last more than 3 months.)
pdf.png file type The Construction Execution Plan - Project Planning for Success - November 27, 2019 (Classroom)
(Effective and thorough project planning prior to commencement of work on a new site is essential to the overall success of any construction project. Often focus is mainly directed at winning the work and a rush to start the job, rarely is there adequate time given to taking the time and planning the work in advance. In general, the Construction Execution Plan answers these questions: What must be done? Who will do it? How will it be done? How long will it take? How much will it cost? What are the deliverables? How will quality be maintained? What is the schedule? Without a Construction Execution Plan, a company has planned to fail and will most likely impact profitability. )
pdf.png file type Working at Heights Schedule (Classroom)
(What to Expect? • Theory and Practical applications of Working at Heights designed to meet the Ministry of Labour requirements • Real examples to assist with transferring learning for practical application • Learning and testing accommodations are available • Full colour manual, wallet card, processing of Ministry of Labour documentation, registry in the training database and additional resources are all provided in the course fee)
pdf.png file type Construction Industry Ethics - November 22, 2019 (Classroom)
(November 22, 2019 - Last time offered this year! MANDATORY FOR GOLD SEAL CERTIFICATION Ethical behaviour is paramount in the construction industry. By maintaining high ethical standards, and being consistent in our practices, we thrive both personally and professionally. The Construction Industry Ethics course can help your employees navigate the ethical grey areas they face every day. This course has been designed to help you understand ethics as it relates to the construction industry. The course contains interactive elements, case studies, practical examples, videos, and a course glossary. https://conta.cc/31r6Bao)
pdf.png file type Pipeline Construction Safety Training (Online)
(This course has been designed to help the pipeline worker know how to respond to worksite health and safety issues by taking the worker through the entire pipeline construction process from beginning to end. Cost: $100 +HST Please contact 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Confined Space Safety Awareness (Online)
(Confined spaces can be hazardous if not approached with an understanding of how to prepare for entry, how to enter and work safely, and what to do if an incidence occurs. Cost: $100 +HST Please contact 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Construction Law (Online)
(Construction Law is designed to teach and familiarize owners, managers, supervisors and project managers with construction contracts and contract law; liabilities and responsibilities of all parties to a Contract, compiling and submitting proper extras and claims, and ways and means for leaders to avoid conflict with contracts, owners, trades, and labour. Cost: $150 +HST Please contact 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Developing Worksheets for Technical Training (Online)
(Developing Worksheets for Technical Training will show instructors how to build worksheets to optimize learning opportunities for apprentices. Instructional ideas include how to use examples and answer steps to teach apprentices strategies for solving numeracy problems, and how to teach apprentices about document structure so they understand how to locate information in drawings, tables, and diagrams. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Working in a Respectful and Inclusive Workplace (Online)
(This course is intended to equip you to be successful and participate in creating a respectful and inclusive workplace. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Introduction to Construction Estimating (Online)
(Accurate and precise estimating is critical to the financial viability of a construction firm. This course provides an introduction to the field of construction estimating and covers all aspects of the production of an accurate estimate. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Introduction to Building Information Modeling (Online)
(As an emerging technology, Building Information Modeling (BIM) is generating a lot of buzz in the construction industry. This course provides an overview of how this technology positively impacts the construction process. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type First Level Supervisor Training Program (Online)
(Strong supervision skills are key to any construction project. This comprehensive online training program offers the critical skills and concepts needed to supervise a work team in the residential and non-residential construction sectors. The course uses scenarios, videos, quizzes and tests to reinforce the learning. Cost: $400 +HST Please contact the NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Communication, Negotiation, Conflict Resolution (Online)
(The information presented in this course will help you to improve your communication skills both written and oral, your negotiating skills and conflict resolution abilities alongside co-workers and on the job site every day. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org to register)
pdf.png file type Construction Industry Ethics (Online)
(The Construction Industry Ethics course (*mandatory for gold seal certification) has been designed to help you understand ethics as it relates to the construction industry through practical examples of ethical decision making. The course contains interactive elements, case studies, practical examples, videos, and a course glossary. Cost: $200 +HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org )
pdf.png file type Construction Project Management (Online)
(The information presented in this course will help you to understand what you can do to successfully administer projects and will provide you with the necessary tools to help manage a project from start to finish. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org )
pdf.png file type Applying Essential Skills in the Classroom (Online)
(Applying Essential Skills in the Classroom This course will help instructors gain an understanding of the Essential Skills levels and how they apply to the Reading, Document Use and Numeracy skills of apprentices. Activities provide instructional ideas on how to address skills gaps and improve the ability of apprentices to succeed at technical training. Cost: $150 + HST Please contact NCA at 905-682-6661 or office@niagaraconstruction.org )