MISCELLANEOUS COURSES

 

Cold Water Breath Hold Training - WEBSITE
Roberta Cenedese – Certified Free Dive Instructor
Offers courses for Cold Water Breath Hold and Free Diving.
Group or private lessons are available.
CLICK HERE for COURSE DESCRIPTION

778-833-4180
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Fire Safety & Extinguisher Training


Justice Institute of BC
Fire fighter training, certificates & diplomas (extensive courses)

Vancouver Fire Services  - City of Vancouver
Fire extinguisher training  - 2 hr. group training can be arranged at a location of your choosing.

Fire Safety – ER Plus Risk Management Group - Richmond, BC
Fire basics and fire extinguisher training.  For info & to register contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


FIREARMS TRAINING


Firearm Safety Level 1
- ACTSAFE/Felcan Ent.  THIS COURSE is FREE

Developed & presented by Felcan Enterprises, this 1-day course provides & introduction to       Firearm Safety for the entertainment industry. Course covers safe working practices & legislative    requirements & is of vital importance for those involved in supervising, planning or working on projects involving firearms

Safe Shooter - Surrey, BC
Canadian Firearms Safety Course   (CFSC - non restricted, restricted and CORE- BC Hunting)


Civil Advantage - Abbotsford, BC
Services range from introduction to firearms to the most advanced tactical training available to civilians in Canada:
     · Introductions to Firearms (for beginners)
     · Canadian Firearms Safety Course (PAL certification)
     · Basic & advanced rifle & pistol training
     · Private individual & group training


Small Boat Operators license 
If you operate a powered watercraft in Canada, it is Canadian law to carry the Pleasure Craft Operator Card.
Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) is a federal certificate issued by Transport Canada and valid in all Canadian provinces and territories.

S.C.U.B.A. - any location, Open Water Diver, Advanced, Rescue, PADI dry suit, Navigation, Wreck diving, etc.

Jet Ski Lessons - Rick Pearce - 604-454-7328 - General lessons or ‘tune-ups’ for doubling/actors, etc.

You are all considered "Supervisors" under the laws of BC. 

Stunt Coordinators - Assistant or aspiring Stunt Coordinators - Key Riggers - Fight Choreographers - Movement Coaches - Dance Choreographers
and anyone else in our community who 

"who instructs, directs and controls workers in the performance of their duties".

All considered "Supervisors" under the laws of BC.

 

BC FEDERATION OF LABOUR COURSES FOR SUPERVISORS:

 

FIND A COURSE IN YOUR AREA

 

 Occupational Health & Safety Part 1

 Incident Investigations  

Supervisor OH&S Responsibilities Part 1 

Supervisor OH&S Responsibilities Part 2

 Understanding & Conducting Risk Assessments 

 

FEDERAL Supervisor OH&S Responsibilities Part 1

FEDERAL Supervisor OH&S Responsibilities Part 2

 

 

 MORE INFO ...... 

 

 SUPERVISOR COURSES” (Stunt Coordinators, Key Riggers, etc.)

 

Occupational Health & Safety Level 1 (OH&S Level 1) - 8 hrs. COST : $115
This introductory OH&S course introduces the basic principles of workplace health & safety.
Learn the legal responsibilities, duties and functions of the Joint OH&S Committee. 
Learn about health & safety legislation (Prov. & Fed.), workplace parties' rights & responsibilities.
Be updated on changes to health and safety legislation.
Learn about principles of workplace assessment and control strategies.
Locate existing health & safety resources.

Occupational Health & Safety Level 2 - (*prerequisite OH&S Level 1) – 8 hrs. COST: $115
Learn about Human Health, Routes of Entry and Musculoskeletal Injures.
Explain Hazard Identification, Assessment & Control principles. (Inspections, Job Safety    Analysis,  Work Procedures and Hazard  Reporting Methods).
Discuss legal requirements (Prov. & Fed.) & elements of an effective Health & Safety Program.
Learn concepts around Hazard & Risk Assessments. Learn hazard control principles, setting priorities, hierarchy of controls & developing recommendations. 

Supervisor Health & Safety Responsibilities - 8 hrs. COST: $115
Supervisors play a critical role in the workplace because they have the authority to oversee the work of others. Supervisors have considerable responsibilities under Occupational Health & Safety Legislation. A supervisor is required to be qualified by knowledge, training and experience in the work they oversee; be familiar with the legislation that applies to their workplace and knowledgeable about actual or potential workplace hazards, so they can in turn advise workers about these hazards.
Discuss legal requirements and responsibilities (Provincial & Federal).
State the supervisor’s role in addressing work refusals and conducting investigations.
Identify the supervisor’s role in conducting workplace inspections.
Learn the principles of demonstration of “due diligence”.

***This program also reviews relevant case law and provisions of the Criminal Code of Canada (Bill C-45) to help participants better identify types of work that are supervisory in nature and their related legal duties, and understand the consequences of non-compliance.

 

Incident Investigations - 8 hrs. COST: $115
When an incident or "near hit" happens at the workplace an investigation by the employer and the OH&S committee must take place. Incident investigation is a serious matter. It is your responsibility to gather the facts, objectively assess those facts and arrive at appropriate solutions to prevent future incidents. How do you conduct an effective investigation? This course will aim to improve your investigative skills, determine 'root causes' and develop effective recommendations. In this course participants will:  Name legislation requirements (Provincial & Federal) for incident/accident investigations.
Examine the principles of incident causation.
Learn how to conduct a proper investigation by gathering the facts.
Learn how to analyze the results of your investigation & determine contributing factors and root causes.
Learn how to prepare reports and develop effective corrective actions.
Conduct a class incident investigation and put theory to practice.

Understanding & Conducting Risk Assessments - 8 hrs. COST: $115
Legislation requires all employers to assess risk in the workplace in a variety of situations. This course will cover when a risk assessment must be completed and will give participants hands on experience in a variety of different methods of conducting risk assessments. In this course participants will:
Learn about the risk assessment process specific to hazard identification, analyze and evaluate the risk associated with the hazard and determine appropriate ways to eliminate or control the hazard.
Learn in practical terms that a risk assessment is a thorough look at your workplace specific to things that may cause harm to workers.
Summarize hazard prioritization and precautionary principles.
Learn how to generate awareness of hazards and risks.

 

ACTSAFE COURSES FOR SUPERVISORS (and performers too!):

Motion Picture Safety Awareness  - $25* (+ GST) THIS COURSE is FREE as of Sept 1, 2015!
This 3 hour general safety course is designed specifically for the film and television industry. Requirement to become an associate member with the Directors Guild of Canada. Great for beginners & veterans.

 

Motion Picture Supervisor Safety  - $25* (+ gst)

This 3 hour course is designed to meet the requirements of supervisor training for the Film and Television industry. Course content includes:
The roles and responsibilities of supervisors under WorkSafeBC OH&S in British Columbia;
Techniques for effective supervision;
Promotion of proactive safety culture in the industry;
The test for Due Diligence;
Prosecutions;
Where and how to access OH&S information and resources; and Case Studies.

*This course is required for DGC upgrade. 

 

SAFETY

FIRST AID TRAINING Occupational First Aid Level 1

 ACTSAFE - (*subsidised for film industry workers!)(*subsidised for film industry workers!)

Trauma Tech

St John’s Ambulance

 

Occupational First Aid Level 2 and 3
Trauma Tech

St John’s Ambulance

 

Cardiac Arrest Management (CAM)
ACTSAFE (*subsidised for film industry workers)(*subsidised for film industry workers)

 
Fire Safety & Extinguisher Training
     - Justice Institute of BC (not)

Vancouver Fire Services  - 2 hr. group training can be arranged at a location of your choosing. 

Fire Safety - ER Plus Risk Management Group

Firearms Training

Firearm Safety Level 1 - ACTSAFE/Felcan Ent.
Developed & presented by Felcan Enterprises, this 1-day course provides & introduction to Firearm Safety for the entertainment industry. Course covers safe working practices &legislative requirements & is of vital importance for those involved in supervising, planning or working on projects involving firearms
THIS COURSE is FREE as of Sept.1, 2015!!!

RECOMMENEDED - Training for Riggers
Training that could make a prospective RIGGER 'more handy'

   -  Justice Institute Rope Rescue & Advanced Rope Rescue
 
  -  Aerial Platform - certification
 
  -  Skytrak - certification
   -  Forklift - Certification
 
  -  First Aid Training
 
  -  CAD drawing training
   -  Fabrication Training 
   -  BCIT - Hydraulics & Pneumatics Courses

 

 

RIGGING - COURSE SUPPLIERS & RELAVENT COURSES

 

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Pacific Ropes Training Academy-Rope Access Training

     “Rope Access training educates you on a series of movements and gear techniques that enable you to reach difficult spaces using a 2 rope system. Certification in Rope Access provides you with more in-depth knowledge on rope rigging, anchors, and how to maneuver yourself within those complicated film sets while remaining safe on rope! Come join our training team and see the difference we can make in your film career!

IRATA Training-5 day course
SPRAT Training-5 day course
Dual certification is also available!
Fall Protection

MAIN PHONE: 604-447-8055
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Actsafe - Vancouver, BC
     - Courses subsidised for film industry workers
     Aerial Platform (inexperienced & experienced),
     Forklift training
     Fall Protection


Pacific High Rigging and Safety Limited
- TBA - Perry Beckham - Squamish, BC

     

Leavitt Machinery Training  - Coquitlam, BC
     Fall protection
     scissor lifts
     boom lifts
     forklifts
     heavy equipment training

 

Raven Rescue - Course locations vary: Squamish, Whistler,
    Smithers, Nanaimo, Alberta, Ontario, Yukon

     Swift water rescue
     Confined space technician
     Technical rope rescue
     Wilderness First Aid

 

CRAS - (Canadian Rope Access Specialists) - North Vancouver
     SPRAT
     IRATA
     Tower Climbing & Rescue
     Technical Rope Rescue
     Fall Protection
     Fall Arrest

 

ER Plus Risk Management Group - Richmond, BC
     Fall Protection,
     Confined Space
     Rigging Safety Basics

 

Justice Institute of BC – Fire & Safety Division - Maple Ridge, BC
     Rescue basics

     Confined space rescue
     Fall protection
     High Angle Rope Rescue

 

Carleton Rescue Equipment

 

SAFETY

 

FIRST AID TRAINING Occupational First Aid Level 1


 ACTSAFE - (*subsidised for film industry workers!)(*subsidised for film industry workers!)

Trauma Tech

St John’s Ambulance
Occupational First Aid Level 2 and 3

St John’s Ambulance
Cardiac Arrest Management (CAM)
 
Vancouver Fire Services – 2 hr. group training can be arranged at a location of your choosing. 

Fire Safety – ER Plus Risk Management Group

Firearms Training

ACTSAFE/Felcan Ent. “Firearm Safety Level 1” – FREE COURSE!
Developed & presented by Felcan Enterprises, this 1-day course provides & introduction to Firearm Safety for the entertainment industry.     
Course covers safe working practices & legislative requirements & is of vital importance for those involved in supervising, planning or working on projects involving firearms.


Safe Shooter  - Surrey, BC

Canadian Firearms Safety Course   (CFSC - non restricted, restricted and CORE- BC Hunting)

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Horse Back Riding – Lessons & Coaching

Krystal Creek Riding - Pitt Meadows
  - Krystal Campbell
- 778 858 5909   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Horse riding lessons for all ages and levels. We offer Private, Semi-Private and Group lessons in
    english and western.
  

Janina Nenadic  - Burnaby
   Janina Nenadic - 604 802 3255  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
   - Insured BHA Coach
- Beginner to Advanced – dressage, jumping, trails, western, bareback
   

 

 
Flight Club Artistic Movement  -  FACEBOOK LINK
-6,400 sq ft. facility in Richmond, BC. Open format, you can work on anything:
Gymnastics, Martial Arts, Tricking, Free Running, Parkour, Weapons, Wire work (pull station -not provided).
Coaches available to help, adult classes also offered.

Main Floor:
  • 54'x42' (Full Size Competition) Spring Floor 
  • 36'x5' Studio Mirrors
Top Floor/Mezzanine: 
  • 15'x20' Foam Pit
  • 30'x20' Spring Floor     
Open Gym

Tue, Thurs, & Sun 8:00pm-11:00pm

Address: #160-11780 Hammersmith Way, Richmond, BC V7A 5E9
Number: (604) 275-8420
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.drop in rate is $15
For rental inquires you can email them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
 
 
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Acrobatic Conditioning & Staff Manipulation
- Michelle C. Smith - 778 837 9354

 

 

 

 

 
Flight Club Artistic Movement  -  FACEBOOK LINK
-6,400 sq ft. facility in Richmond, BC. Open format, you can work on anything:

Gymnastics, Martial Arts, Tricking, Free Running, Parkour, Weapons, Wire work (pull station -not provided).
Coaches available to help, adult classes also offered.

Main Floor:

  • 54'x42' (Full Size Competition) Spring Floor 
  • 36'x5' Studio Mirrors
Top Floor/Mezzanine: 

  • 15'x20' Foam Pit
  • 30'x20' Spring Floor     
Open Gym

Tue, Thurs, & Sun 8:00pm-11:00pm

Address: #160-11780 Hammersmith Way, Richmond, BC V7A 5E9
Number: (604) 275-8420
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

drop in rate is $15
For rental inquires you can email them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 
Flicka Gymnastics - North Vancouver
   123 East 23rd St. North Vancouver, BC
   Fall 2015: Monday 9:00-10:30pm, Wednesday 8:30-10:30pm

 

ACRO-GYM - Cameron Recreation Centr  e - Burnaby, BC
   - Acrobatics, Gymnastics, Trampoline for Adults 
   - Thursdays 9:00pm - 11:00pm (8:00 – 10:00pm summer) / Coach: Jovan Nenadic - 604-802-4487
   - Cameron Recreation Centre
   - 9523 Cameron St.  Burnaby, BC


Delta Gymnastics - Adult Drop In
Delta Sport Development Centre
   - Delta (Ladner) BC Open format, you can work on anything: Gymnastics, martial arts, tricking,
     trampoline, mini tramp, free running, parkour, weapons, wire work (pull station), 12' high falls.
     
     Sun 20:30 - 23:00
     Tues 20:30 - 23:00

     Delta Gymnastics Society - Delta Sport Development Centre, 4680 Clarence Taylor Cresent,
     Delta (Ladner) BC -  604 946 3310

Pricing is $12.00 drop in fee, $108.00 for a 10 visit punch card. Annual GBC (Gymnastics BC) membership is $30 that is valid from September 1st to August 31. 

 

 

 

TRAMPOLINE


Trampoline - Instructor: Darryl Scheelar - 604 551 0441 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

CIRCUS


The Underground Circus
   - Peter Boulanger & Ninon Parent -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
     8440 Fraser St, Vancouver, BC - 604 521 8131 

 

Acrobatic Conditioning & Staff Manipulation - Michelle C. Smith - 778-837-9354

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