Courses/Online Registrations

Your ACSA develops and delivers health and safety training that meets Alberta’s construction industry’s needs and best practices. Our goal is to equip employers and workers with the skills and information they need to build solid and comprehensive health and safety programs for their workplaces. We currently offer our high-quality, accessible training in virtual instructor-led, on-demand (online) and in-person formats.

How to Register

Follow these steps to register for a course:

  1. Create an account (or login to your existing account)
  2. Click on the Course Catalogue or Course Calendar button
  3. Locate the course you are seeking and click on it
  4. Find the date you wish to take the course and click on the Add to Cart button
  5. Follow the instructions to finalize your registration

You can also register by calling ACSA’s toll-free hotline: 1.800.661.2272

The ACSA has a Student Expectation and Conduct Policy which all students must read and agree to before registering for courses.

Course Cancellation Policy

Notification Requirement: If you need to change your registration for a course, you must notify ACSA at least 72 hours’ before your scheduled course date.

Late Withdrawal: Failure to provide at least 72 hours’ notice of withdrawal will result in forfeiture of the course fee.

No Shows and Late Arrivals: Students who withdraw after the course start date, arrive late and are denied entry to the class, or fail to attend the class without notification (“No Shows”), will forfeit the full course fee.

Course Cancellation by ACSA: Alberta Construction Safety Association reserves the right to cancel any course if the minimum registration is not achieved. Every effort will be made to notify students of a course cancellation by phone or email prior to the start of class.

We appreciate your understanding and cooperation with our course cancellation policy. You can reschedule your training by emailing info@youracsa.ca or calling Client Services at 1.780.453.3311.

Course Registration Deadline

All students must complete course registration no later than six days prior to the scheduled start date of the class. This cut-off time aims to ensure; timely preparation and delivery of course materials, adequate allocation of resources, and effective scheduling of instructors. Please contact Client Services at 1.780.453.3311 for further information.

Designation Applications & Professional Development Credits

ACSA courses qualify for CRSP applications and professional development credits. Visit the CRSP Application and Maintenance page for more information.

Virtual Instructor-Led Training (vILT)

 

Learn the benefits of ACSA’s Virtual Instructor-Led Training (vILT) course format by watching the video above.

 
Download the vILT Quick Start Guide to learn how to participate in your upcoming vILT.
 
  Virtual Instructor-Led Training
Members
Associate
Members
Non-Members
 
  Alberta Occupational Health & Safety Legislation Awareness (LEG)* $100.00 $100.00 $100.00  
  Alberta Temporary Traffic Control Train the Trainer (ATTC-TTT) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Alcohol & Drugs: Workplace Guidelines (ADWG) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Auditor Training Program (ATP)* $220.00 $220.00 $220.00  
  Auditor Training Program Recertification (ATP-R) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Communication and Ethics for the Safety Leader (C&E) $160.00 $160.00 $160.00  
  Construction Safety Administration (CSA) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Contractor Management (CM) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Flagger Train-the-Trainer (FLAG) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Hazard Management (HM) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Joint Health and Safety Committee/ Health and Safety Representative (HSCR) $50.00 $50.00 $50.00  
  Leadership for Safety Excellence (LSE)* $160.00 $160.00 $160.00  
  NCSO/NHSA Exam Prep Session Free Free Free  
  Principles of Health and Safety Management (PHSM)* $160.00 $160.00 $160.00  
  Principles of Health and Safety Management for Small Employer COR (PHSM for SECOR)* $160.00 $160.00 $160.00  
  Respectful Workplaces (RW) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Scaffolding Awareness (SCAFF) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Transportation of Dangerous Goods – Train the Trainer (TDG-TTT) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Working Around Powered Mobile Equipment (PME) $0.00 $0.00 $0.00  
  Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System 2015 Train-the-Trainer (WHMIS) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
  Worksite Investigation Basics (WIB) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  
 
*All four required courses for COR are now available in vILT format.
 
Please send any requests to purchase an additional participant guide (i.e., course books) to our Learning Service team, who can be reached at 780-453-3311 or orders@youracsa.ca.
 
 

In-Person Classes

 

  In-Class Training
Members
Associate
Members
Non-Members
 
  Alberta Occupational Health & Safety Legislation Awareness (LEG)* $100.00 $125.00 $425.00  
  Auditor Training Program (ATP)* $220.00 $245.00 $450.00  
  Basic Instructional Techniques (BIT) $160.00 $185.00 $425.00  
  Leadership for Safety Excellence (LSE)* $160.00 $185.00 $425.00  
  Principles of Health and Safety Management (PHSM)* $160.00 $185.00 $425.00  
 
  Worksite Investigation Basics (WIB) $85.00 $110.00 $375.00  
 
Please send any requests to purchase an additional participant guide (i.e., course books) to our Learning Service team, who can be reached at 780-453-3311 or orders@youracsa.ca.
 

Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) 2020 – Online

 

Preview Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) 2020 Fundamentals by watching the video above.

More information and resources are available on the CSTS 2020 page.

  Safety Training System Courses
Members
Associate
Members
Non-Members
 
  Construction Safety Training System (CSTS 2020) Fundamentals – 2/3 hours Free Free Free  
  CSTS 2020 Add-on Modules        
  Basic Ladder Safety (CSTS 2020) – 7:30 minutes Free Free Free  
  Basic Scaffold Safety (CSTS 2020) 6:15 minutes Free Free Free  
  Confined Space Awareness (CSTS 2020) – 7:40 minutes Free Free Free  
  Controlling Hazardous Energy and LOTO (CSTS 2020) – 6:40 minutes Free Free Free  
  Dialogues Inclusifs (CSTS 2020) – 2 hours Free Free Free  
  Driving & Journey Management (CSTS 2020) – 12:15 minutes Free Free Free  
  Environmental Protection (CSTS 2020) 4:45 minutes Free Free Free  
  Excavations & Exposing Utilities (CSTS 2020) – 9:05 minutes Free Free Free  
  Framing Hazards & Controls (CSTS 2020) – 3:05 minutes Free Free Free  
  Inclusive Dialogues (CSTS 2020) – 2 hours Free Free Free  
  Introduction to Respiratory Protective Equipment (CSTS 2020) 6:30 minutes Free Free Free  
  Mobile Equipment Awareness – 6:20 minutes Free Free Free  
  Propane on the Work Site – 5:40 minutes Free Free Free  
  Pumpjack Scaffold Safety (CSTS 2020) – 3:45 minutes Free Free Free  
  Rigging, Hoists and Cranes (CSTS 2020) – 11 minutes Free Free Free  
  Roofing Hazards and Controls (CSTS 2020) – 6:55 minutes Free Free Free  
  Transportation of Dangerous Goods (CSTS 2020) – 6:20 minutes Free Free Free  
  Types and Uses of Safeguards (CSTS 2020) – 5:40 minutes Free Free Free  
  Who is Responsible (CSTS 2020) – 2-4 hours Free Free Free  
  Working Around Concrete Pump Trucks (CSTS 2020) – 3:45 minutes Free Free Free  
  Working at Height (CSTS 2020) – 7 minutes Free Free Free  
  Working Safely with Drywall (CSTS 2020) – 2:25 minutes Free Free Free  
 
 

On-Demand Courses – Online

For optimal student experience, it is highly recommended to use a desktop or laptop.
Mobile devices (i.e., smartphones and tablets) may experience limitations such as a loss in course progress.

  Safety Training System Courses
Members
Associate
Members
Non-Members
 
  Aerial Work Platform (AWP) Certification* $79.16 $79.16 $79.16  
  Asbestos Awareness* $39.99 $39.99 $39.99  
  Chainsaw Safety* $63.99 $63.99 $63.99  
  Daily Pre-Trip Inspection* $71.96 $71.96 $71.96  
  Defensive Driving: 3 Demerits Reduction Program* $79.99 $79.99 $79.99  
  Domestic Violence Awareness in Your Workplace Free Free Free  
  Electrical Safety Training System (ESTS) 2021 $99.00 $99.00 N/A  
  First Level Supervisor Training Program (FLST)
– Please contact the ACSA to purchase this course.
$400.00 $400.00 $400.00  
  First Responder Wellness (101)* $19.99 $19.99 $19.99  
  Gas Detection and Nitrogen Awareness* $79.96 $79.96 $79.96  
  Ground Disturbance 201 (Proctored)* $79.95 $79.95 $79.95  
  Ground Disturbance 201* $79.95 $79.95 $79.95  
  H2S* $79.99 $79.99 $79.99  
  Hours of Service* $79.99 $79.99 $79.99  
  Joint Health and Safety Committee/Health and Safety Representative (HSCR) $50.00 $50.00 $50.00  
  Mobile Equipment Awareness Free Free Free  
  North American Cargo Securement Core Program* $27.96 $27.96 $27.96  
  Pipeline Construction Safety Training (PCST)
– Please contact the ACSA to purchase this course.
$100.00 $100.00 $100.00  
  Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) – 3 Demerit (Alberta)* $103.99 $103.99 $103.99  
  Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) – Condensed (Alberta)* $55.99 $55.99 $55.99  
  Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) (Proctored)* $119.99 $119.99 $119.99  
  Propane Handling & Exchange* $35.19 $35.19 $35.19  
  Propane on the Work Site         Free Free Free  
  Provincial Hours of Service (Alberta)* $79.99 $79.99 $79.99  
  Psychological Health and Safety eLearning Program* $55.99 $55.99 $55.99  
  Rigging (Basic)* $79.96 $79.96 $79.96  
  Rigging (Intermediate)* $119.96 $119.96 $119.96  
  Rigging and Slinging (Advanced)* $159.96 $159.96 $159.96  
  Situational Awareness for Material Handling** Free Free Free  
  Traffic Control Persons for Construction* $47.96 $47.96 $47.96  
  Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG)* $27.19 $27.19 $27.19  
  Understanding Our Canadian Model (UOCM)
– Please contact the ACSA to purchase this course.
$40.00 $40.00 $40.00  
  Working Around Powered Mobile Equipment (PME) Free Free Free  
  Weights and Dimensions (Alberta)* $39.99 $39.99 $39.99  
  WHMIS 2015 (Generic)     Free Free Free  
  Wilderness & Bear Awareness* $55.99 $55.99 $55.99  
  Worksite Investigation Basics (WIB) $85.00 $85.00 $85.00  

* Prices set by owner/distributor of the program.
** Course prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Ground Disturbance 201 (Proctored) and Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) (Proctored) require a webcam to meet the proctoring requirement.

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