Did you know the
Occupational Health and Safety act of 2020 says that to operate a hoist, crane
or lifting device you need to successfully complete a training program!
(Section 16-6). This means that if you are operating one of these types of
machines for work you need to hold that certificate to be in compliance with
OH&S regulations. This is one of those lesser-known regulations and
includes machines like lifts and winches.
Many professions and sites
will see the use of machinery like this including but not limited to:
Construction, Mechanics, Fabrication and more. If in the regular course of your
duties you need to use machinery to lift a heavy item or need to use a winch to
complete a task you might be missing a critical safety training course and could
Northern Strands offers a
one-of-a-kind Air Winch safety Training Course. This course is exclusive to
Northern Strands and follows the
standards set by Occupational Health and Safety Saskatchewan.
Air Winch Safety Training:
- Teaches you anchorage
procedures for a variety of foundations.
- Instructs you on basic pull
- Provides you with effective
- Contains a review of important
The Air Winch Safety Training course also contains a
practical hands-on demonstration where you will receive training on rigging up
and using a pneumatic tugger.
The air winch is then used to demonstrate the
dynamics of anchor point and sling loading.
After completing the course you will be issued a
Air Winch Safety Training certificate, valid for three (3) years.
So if you or you employees are needing this certification or
you are just wanting to insure you are operating these potentially dangerous
equipment correctly Contact us at (306)
242-7073 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for