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You will participate in activities to move and position clients/objects in health care settings using minimal physical effort and maximizing the use of mechanical aids and equipment. The course focuses on client/caregiver safety. Upon successfully completing the course, you will receive a Transferring, Lifting, Repositioning (TLR) certificate.

You are encouraged to wear scrubs but if you don’t have any, please wear clothes that allow ease of movement that also have appropriate coverage.

8 hours No additional costs in Regina.
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201404-32May 9, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration Deadline: May 1, 2015
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$180.00Regina
CRN: 201404-33June 13, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration Deadline: June 5, 2015
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$180.00Regina
CRN: 201501-40August 15, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: August 8, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-41August 15, 2015 - August 16, 2015
Sun, Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 8, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-42August 21, 2015 - August 22, 2015
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 14, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-43August 21, 2015 - August 22, 2015
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: August 14, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-44August 21, 2015 - August 23, 2015
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sun - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 14, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-46August 21, 2015 - August 23, 2015
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: August 14, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-47August 25, 2015 - August 26, 2015
Tue - 5:30-9:29 pm
Wed - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 18, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-48August 25, 2015 - August 26, 2015
Tue - 5:30-9:29 pm
Wed - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: August 18, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-49August 25, 2015 - August 27, 2015
Tue - 5:30-9:29 pm
Thu - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 18, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-50August 28, 2015 - August 29, 2015
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: August 21, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201501-51August 28, 2015 - August 29, 2015
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 21, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201502-539September 19, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: September 12, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201502-540September 19, 2015 - September 20, 2015
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: September 12, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201502-528October 3, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: September 26, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201502-534October 17, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: October 10, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201502-526November 7, 2015 - November 8, 2015
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: October 31, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201502-527November 7, 2015
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: October 31, 2015
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201503-428January 15, 2016 - January 16, 2016
Fri - 6:30-9:30 pm
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: 106
Registration Deadline: January 14, 2016
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201503-541March 5, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: February 27, 2016
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201504-61May 7, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: April 30, 2016
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201504-62June 11, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: June 4, 2016
$185.00Regina
CRN: 201404-23May 23, 2015
8 am - 5 pm, room TBA
Room: 419
Registration Deadline: May 22, 2015
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$180.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201503-439February 6, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: January 29, 2016
$185.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201503-440March 5, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: February 26, 2016
$185.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201504-45May 14, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: May 6, 2016
$185.00Saskatoon

Related Courses

You will study the theory and have the opportunity to practice the skills required to conduct hearing tests on noise-exposed workers in industry. You will analyze hearing test results and the necessary process to advise workers on the results of their hearing tests. After the course you will be prepared to counsel workers on hearing test results, advise them about hearing protection and administer hearing conservation programs.

Prerequisites: This course should be taken by OHS Professionals working in the Occupational Health and Safety field, Occupational Health Nurses, Health Nurses and those responsible for implementing an employer’s Hearing Conservation Program.


(includes GST)
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201502-268December 9, 2015 - December 11, 2015
Wed, Thu, Fri - 8:30 am-4:29 pm
Registration Deadline: November 25, 2015
$680.00Saskatoon
This course will appeal to those involved in the application, enforcement, sales, installation and testing of backflow preventers. The first part of the course deals with the principles of cross connections, application of devices and current regulations and bylaws. The balance of time is dedicated to hands-on testing in our Cross Connection Control Manual (75% required for successful completion).

Exam on last day of class. In Saskatoon, this course will also be delivered when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information, call 306-659-4195 in Saskatoon or 306-775-7475 in Regina. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

(materials and exam fee included), 36 hours/2 weeks
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201403-500April 10, 2015 - April 19, 2015
Fri - 7:00-10:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Room: S103A
Registration Deadline: April 10, 2015
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$860.00Saskatoon
Instruction focuses on Gas installations & applications with gas load capped at 400,000 BTUH. Pre-requisite for PIPE 1803 is a Journeyperson status in the Refrigeration trade. Successful students can apply to Sask Apprenticeship to challenge the Provincial Gas Exam for Domestic Gas Certification. Contact Information: Jim Marcia 306-775-7484 or Carol Krawczyk 306-775-7475

+ GST
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201502-662October 13, 2015 - November 29, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 6:00-10:00 pm
Fri - 5:30-10:30 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 140.1
Registration Deadline: October 6, 2015
$1,898.00Regina
CRN: 201503-645February 9, 2016 - April 2, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu - 6:00-10:00 pm
Tue, Wed, Thu - 6:00-10:00 pm
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: 140.1
Registration Deadline: February 2, 2016
$1,898.00Regina
You will examine the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Z94.4-11 standard and Saskatchewan legislation related to Respiratory Fit Testing. You will examine the implementation of the standard in the workplace by Occupational Health and Safety Practitioners. You will also have an opportunity to practice both qualitative and quantitative fit testing. You will be trained as a Respiratory Fit Tester and be able to fit test other employees at your worksite.

(includes GST), 16 hours
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201403-828April 23, 2015 - April 24, 2015
Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 426
Registration Deadline: April 16, 2015
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$400.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201502-267December 7, 2015 - December 8, 2015
Mon, Tue - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: November 30, 2015
$415.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201503-254April 21, 2016 - April 22, 2016
Thu, Fri - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: April 14, 2016
$415.00Saskatoon
Students will learn basic maintenance and repair of small engines for common machines such as snow blowers and lawnmowers.

(GST included), 30 hours/5 weeks
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201403-246April 11, 2015 - May 9, 2015
Sat - 9:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: A147
Registration Deadline: April 10, 2015
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$440.00Regina
CRN: 201502-661November 3, 2015 - December 3, 2015
Tue, Thu - 6:00-9:00 pm
Room: A147
Registration Deadline: October 27, 2015
$487.00Regina
CRN: 201503-647April 9, 2016 - May 6, 2016
Sat - 9:00 am-3:30 pm
Room: A147
Registration Deadline: April 2, 2016
$487.00Regina
This workshop is intended to introduce you to the tools and techniques of proper masonry, brick and block work through demonstration and practical hands-on experience. If you are interested in building a small residential project (e.g., retaining wall, barbecue or intending to do your own brickwork) this workshop will be of interest to you.

Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

(GST included), 18 hours/1 week
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201403-498April 10, 2015 - April 12, 2015
Fri - 6:30-9:30 pm
Sun, Sat - 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Registration Deadline: April 10, 2015
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$289.00Saskatoon
Course curriculum emphasizes the structural integrity of a vehicle as well as steering and suspension. You should be a journeyman or have an equivalent level of knowledge and significant practical experience in wheel alignment and steering geometry in order to successfully complete this course. Course instruction will be delivered at a journeyman level. You must attend all 3 days of course instruction and successfully complete examinations developed to determine your level of understanding of each section. Theory and practical examinations are administered during the course. You should be prepared to commit 4-6 hours of personal study time to familiarize yourself with inspection standards and course material. You must acquire a pass mark in each section and an overall mark of 75% to successfully complete the course.

To place your name on the interest list, call Faye Eberle at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon campus, 306-659-4195 or Diane Stephanson at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Moose Jaw campus, 306-691-8263. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

21 hours/1week (3 days)
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201404-113June 2, 2015 - June 4, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration Deadline: June 2, 2015
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$575.00Saskatoon
Course curriculum emphasizes the structural integrity of a vehicle as well as steering and suspension. You should be a journeyman or have an equivalent level of knowledge and significant practical experience in wheel alignment and steering geometry in order to successfully complete this course. Course instruction will be delivered at a journeyman level. You must attend all 3 days of course instruction and successfully complete examinations developed to determine your level of understanding of each section. Theory and practical examinations are administered during the course. You should be prepared to commit 4-6 hours of personal study time to familiarize yourself with inspection standards and course material. You must acquire a pass mark in each section and an overall mark of 75% to successfully complete the course.

To place your name on the interest list, call Faye Eberle at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon campus, 306-659-4195 or Diane Stephanson at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Moose Jaw campus, 306-691-8263. For further information concerning technician certification requirements, contact SGI Vehicle Standards and Inspections at 1-800-667-8015, ext. 6188. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots.

21 hours/1week (3 days)

CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201403-843April 7, 2015 - April 9, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration Deadline: April 7, 2015
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$575.00Moose Jaw
CRN: 201404-119May 12, 2015 - May 14, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Registration Deadline: May 12, 2015
Register Now
$575.00Moose Jaw
CRN: 201502-696October 6, 2015 - October 8, 2015
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: October 6, 2015
$575.00Moose Jaw
CRN: 201503-688April 5, 2016 - April 7, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: April 5, 2016
$575.00Moose Jaw
CRN: 201504-89May 10, 2016 - May 12, 2016
Tue, Wed, Thu - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: May 10, 2016
$575.00Moose Jaw
You will learn about legislation and regulations governing the transportation of dangerous goods including information on classification, safety masks, documentation, safe handling, incident reporting and emergency response.

(GST included), 4 hours/1 week
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201502-269October 28, 2015
Wed - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: October 26, 2015
$90.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201503-255March 9, 2016
Wed - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: March 7, 2016
$90.00Saskatoon
In this workshop the basics of gas welding and cutting, Arc and MIG welding will be covered. Your job may require some fundamental skills or you may have a present hobby in which welding can help you succeed. You will need to bring leather gloves and must wear protective clothing.

This course will be delivered in Prince Albert and Moose Jaw when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information, call 306-765-1564 in Prince Albert or 306-691-8263 in Moose Jaw. You will be contacted to arrange dates and times when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves, work boots and non-flammable clothing.

(GST included) (Regina), TBD (Woodland), 12 hours/2 weeks
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201404-31May 2, 2015 - May 9, 2015
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: April 24, 2015
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$248.00Regina
CRN: 201502-665November 7, 2015 - November 14, 2015
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: October 31, 2015
$260.00Regina
CRN: 201503-646February 20, 2016 - February 27, 2016
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: February 13, 2016
$260.00Regina
CRN: 201504-84May 7, 2016 - May 14, 2016
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: April 30, 2016
$260.00Regina
Participants will be provided with basic instruction in the process of SMAW (Stick), GMAW (MIG), GTAW (TIG) and Oxy-acetylene welding and then pursue the option of their choice. All students require protective clothing.

This course will be delivered in Moose Jaw and Prince Albert when the minimum number of students has been reached. To place your name on the interest list or obtain more information, call 306-691-8263 in Moose Jaw or 306-765-1564 in Prince Albert You will be contacted to arrange dates and times when the interest list has a sufficient number of people. Please bring proper eye protection, work gloves and work boots

(Regina), $510.30 (Saskatoon), TBD (Woodland), 48 hours/8 weeks
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201403-249April 14, 2015 - June 4, 2015
Tue, Thu - 7:00-10:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: April 7, 2015
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$595.00Regina
CRN: 201502-668October 20, 2015 - December 10, 2015
Tue, Thu - 7:00-8:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: October 13, 2015
$712.00Regina
CRN: 201503-649January 12, 2016 - March 3, 2016
Tue, Thu - 7:00-8:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: January 5, 2016
$712.00Regina
CRN: 201503-648April 12, 2016 - June 2, 2016
Tue, Thu - 7:00-8:00 pm
Room: A142
Registration Deadline: April 5, 2016
$712.00Regina
WHMIS is a uniform, national regulatory system to inform about hazardous material (legally called “Controlled Products”). This course will enable participants to understand the intent of WHMIS symbols, labels and procedures for filling out MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheets) in places of employment. Participants will be trained on recognition and safe handling as well as use and storage of controlled products used at the workplace.

(GST & manual included), 4 hours
CRNStart DateFeeLocation
CRN: 201502-547October 5, 2015
Mon - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: October 4, 2015
$90.00Moose Jaw
CRN: 201501-52August 10, 2015
Mon - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: August 9, 2015
$90.00Prince Albert
CRN: 201502-545September 14, 2015
Mon - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: September 13, 2015
$90.00Regina
CRN: 201403-4941April 11, 2015
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: April 10, 2015
Register Online
$90.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201403-4942April 22, 2015
Wed - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration Deadline: April 22, 2015
Register Online
$90.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201404-1277May 11, 2015
Mon - 4:00-7:59 pm
Registration Deadline: May 11, 2015
Register Online
$90.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201501-45July 6, 2015
Mon - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: July 5, 2015
$90.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201502-270October 26, 2015
Mon - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: October 22, 2015
$90.00Saskatoon
CRN: 201503-256March 7, 2016
Mon - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration Deadline: March 3, 2016
$90.00Saskatoon

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