CSTS CONSTRUCTION SAFETY TRAINING SYSTEM
This course ensures that construction worksites are as safe as possible, beginning with basic safety training for all employees.
WHO IS THIS PROGRAM FOR?
CSTS is the only worker-specific safety program of its kind in British Columbia and is acknowledged industry-wide as an excellent learning tool for individuals who are either new to the construction industry or have not had formal safety training.
WHAT DOES THE PROGRAM ENTAIL?
CSTS is a self-paced, online course broken down into 15 modules. Students will explore various aspects of a construction jobsite with an emphasis on being aware of common hazards and how to avoid them. Each module includes a study session, review and test.
- Your Worksite and the Law
- Personal Physical Care and Conduct
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Workplace Hazards
- Field Level Hazard Assessment
- Worksite Conditions
- Environmental Factors
- Fall Protection
- Emergency Response
- Ladders and Scaffolding
- Mobile Equipment
- Machinery, Tools and Equipment
- Excavating and Trenching
- Defensive Driving
Upon successful completion, a certificate will be issued. Certification is valid across Canada and does not expire.