Equipment Safety Training

Keyano College offers a wide variety of equipment and safety certifications to suit your workplace needs. Whether it be a small or large group we are able to accommodate you. Email us or contact us by phone at 780-715-3909 for more information.

Visit our Safety Training and Certifications page for more available courses.

Cargo Securement

Course content includes an overview of load securement techniques and how to apply them. The training consists of 13 modules. The first two modules deal with the science and standard and the remaining modules address specific cargo types, modes and characteristics. The 11 prescribed cargo specific modules include: logs, dressed lumber, metal coils, paper rolls, concreate pipe-crosswire, inter-modal containers, automobiles, heavy vehicles, equipment and machinery, flattened or crushed vehicles, roll-on/roll-off containers, hook lift vehicles and large boulders. This course is theory based with no practical training/hands-on componenet. 

Course length: 8 hours
Note: This course is available for on-demand group training, as requested, please call 780-715-3909

Forklift Safety Certification

This course is designed to meet the needs of counterbalanced, sit-down, and rider type lift truck operators. Students must successfully complete the theory and practical components of the course. Course content focuses on inspections, proper handling, loading and safe operating techniques. Students must wear personal protection equipment, including hard hat, safety glasses and steel-toed boots. 

Course length: 8 hours
Fee: $175 + GST

Rigging and Overhead Crane Safety Certification

This 1-day course will allow students to identify the responsibilities of a rigger and demonstrate knowledge of safe practices in basic rigging as outlined by Occupational Health and Safety. Students must demonstrate and comprehend proper hand signals and calculate the safe working load of any rigging arrangement using the Rigger's Pocket Guide. Participants will also determine the maximum safe working load for any rope sling, web sling or common rigging hard wear, and inspect the following rigging hard wear: wire rope slings, synthetic fiber slings, lifting hooks, shackles, eyebolts, wedge sockets, unbuckles. Students must wear personal protective equipment including a hard hat, safety glasses and steel toed boots. 

Course length: 12 hours
Fee: $295 + GST

Skid Steer Safety Certification

This course is designed to introduce students to safe work practices involved in operating skid steep loaders. Students must successfully complete the theory and practical components of the course. Students must wear personal protective equipment including a hard hat, safety glasses and steel toed boots. 

Course length: 8 hours
Fee: $175 + GST

ZoomBoom/Telehandler/Variable Reach Forklift Safety Certification

This training program is designed to meet the needs of rought terrain forklift operators. The course is ideal for all operators as it is designed to reinforce the importance of proper safety, inspections, hazards, safe operation and handling techniques. Students must wear personal protective equipment including hard hat, safety glasses and steel toed boots. 

Course length: 8 hours
Fee: $175 + GST

Wheeled Loader/Front End Loader Safety Certification

This course address inspection, safe operation, maintenance, guidelines, hazards, estimate loader production, and operating techniques. Students must successfully complete the theory and practical, components of the course. Students must wear personal protective equipment including a hard hat, safety glasses and steel toed boots. 

Course length: 8 hours
Fee: $175 + GST