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You will learn the theoretical and practical application of the OTC (Overhead Traveling Crane). Training emphasizes on practical and safetyoriented components of crane operation and rigging. Rigging is the safe use of hardware such as slings, shackles, eyebolts, chain hoists and comea-longs in lifting operations. Upon completion of all learning outcomes, you will obtain a certificate stating you are a competent operator of up to (but not including) 50 tonne Overhead Travelling Crane according to OH&S regulations. Saskatchewan Polytechnic also offers this course at dates and times suitable for employers’ training staff.

This course will be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or for more information, call Sharon Hopkins at 306-765-1563 or email sharon.hopkins@saskpolytech.ca. You will be contacted when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. Please bring safety approved eye protection, work gloves, work boots, calculator and tape measure

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You will focus on business structure and financial management. You will focus on ownership types, financing, and liabilities of a business. You will identify the financial and business structures that will enable success in the workplace.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$804.25OnlineCRN: 201609-139
You will examine what a team is and how to become part of a functioning team and even a high performing team at times.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$804.25OnlineCRN: 201609-138
Theory and practical instruction is provided to prepare piping trades people to write the provincial General Gas examination. Persons wishing to write the exam must prove journeyperson status in the plumbing or pipe fitting trades as well as Saskatchewan Domestic Gas endorsement. Additional costs may be the CSA B149.1-15, B149.2-15, and B149.3-15 Gas Code books, Saskatchewan Supplements CSA 149.1-15, B149.2-15, and B149.3-15. As well as Dutton's "Industrial and Commercial Gas Burner Systems". If you do not have current versions, you will be required to purchase for continuation into the course. Contact Regina, or Saskatoon, Campus Bookstore (306-775-7755 or 306-659-4030) to order, at least two weeks prior to course start date.

You must register with the Apprenticeship Board at least one month prior to this course to write your exam. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves, and work boots.


Course duration is 36 hours/2 weeks.

For more information call Carol Krawczyk (306-775-7475) or Jim Marcia (306-775-7484).



Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
November 25, 2016 - December 4, 2016
Fri - 7:00-9:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: November 11, 2016
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$584.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-713
April 21, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Fri - 7:00-9:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: April 7, 2017
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$584.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-794

Instruction focuses on Gas installations and applications with gas loads over the 400,000 BTUH. Pre-requisite is Journeyperson status in the Plumbing or Pipefitting trade, along with a Saskatchewan Domestic Gas endorsement. Upon successful completion of this program, students can then apply to the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship branch for eligibility to write the provincial gas exam for Commercial gas certification.

Additional costs may be the CSA B149.1-15, B149.2-15, and B149.3-15 Gas Code books, Saskatchewan Supplements B149.1-15 and B149.2-15, and B149.3-15. As well as Dutto's "Industrial and Commercial Gas Burner Systems". If you do not have current versions, you will be required to purchase for continuation into the course. Contact Regina, or Saskatoon, Campus Bookstore (306-775-7755 or 306-659-4030) to order, at least two weeks prior to course start date.

You must register with the Apprenticeship Board at least one month prior to this course to write your exam. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves, and work boots.

Course duration is 90 hours.

For additional information contact Carol Krawczyk (306-775-7475) or Jim Marcia (306-775-7484).



Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 6, 2017 - February 11, 2017
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat - 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Registration deadline: December 16, 2016
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$1,290.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-795
March 31, 2017 - May 6, 2017
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Fri - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat - 8:00 am-3:00 pm
Registration deadline: March 17, 2017
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$1,290.00SaskatoonCRN: 201603-796
You will focus on the goals, functions and roles of leadership. You will learn what leadership is and what it takes to become a successful leader. You will examine different types of leaders, the ways that they are effective, and consider situations where one leadership style may be better than another.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$804.25OnlineCRN: 201609-135
You will focus on the goals, functions and roles of management. You will learn what management is and what it takes to become a successful manager. You will examine different types of managers, the ways that they are effective, and consider situations where one management style may be better than another.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$804.25OnlineCRN: 201609-136

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(includes course modules) 16 hours/1 week
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$352.25OnlineCRN: 201609-106
You will examine the fundamentals of supervision. It will cover the role of a supervisor, managing change, communication, working with groups and other supervisory skills.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - May 31, 2017
Registration deadline: May 1, 2017
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$804.25OnlineCRN: 201609-137
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