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





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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

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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
     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
     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




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)