Other Available Courses

If you are interested in attending one of our courses, please download the Application Form.

For information on SP-100 training course dates, view the Training Schedule.

For more information on any training courses, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Note

Corporate clients or First Nation Communities may request a course quote and pay by invoice.


SP100 Fire Fighter Recertification

Forest Fire Fighters in Ontario

The SP100 Recertification Course Content are elements as follows:

This course is 75% classroom and 25% field.

We require a minimum of four candidates to conduct this training.

MKIII Power PumpHose handling retrieval and water applicationHand tools for fire fighters
Aircraft OperationsFuel handling and safetyCamp operations
HT 1250 handheld radio useRecertification takes about 6 to 7 hours
Radio OperationsHose Handling and Water ApplicationPersonal Safety on the Fireline

If you take the SP100 Forest Firefighting course in 2019 and pass, your SP100 Forest Firefighting course certification would be valid for the 2019 fire season and the 2020 fire season.

Whether you are a Corporate client, First Nation Community or you just want more information, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Standard First Aid Training

Duration: 14–16 hours. Flexible scheduling options.

Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets Federal and a variety of Provincial/Territorial regulations for Standard First Aid and CPR. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR and AED.

InstructorRed Cross First Aid Instructor
Completion Requirements100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% min. passing grade on written exam
Certification3-year certification in Standard First Aid, CPR Level A, C, or HCP, and AED
Recertification6-8 hour; includes CPR Level C, adheres to local legislation

Course Content

    Controlled Burn
  • Preparing to respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and circulation emergencies
  • First aid for respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Wound care
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Sudden medical emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Poisons

Includes any other content required by specific legislation.

Whether you are a Corporate Client, First Nation Community or you would like more information on this topic, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Controlled Burn

SP105 / SP106 Forest Industry Fire Fighting Training

The SP105 course is designed for implementation within a forest industry setting. It is designed to provide forest industry workers with the required training to be considered “trained and capable” under the Guidelines for Modifying Forest Operations in Response to Fire Danger.

For forestry workers who have previously completed the core SP-105 training, SSA also offers an annual tailgate refresher SP-105 recertification on the cutting work site. Specialty Services Agency can deliver training courses anywhere in Ontario.

Whether you are a Corporate client, or you just want more information, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


SP104 Railroad Fire Fighting Training

The Rules for the Control and Prevention of Fires on Railway Rights-of-Way made pursuant to the Railway Safety Act identify the requirement for railway companies to ensure that suitable measures are in place to prevent and control fires on their right-of-way through the training of qualified personnel. The SP104 course is designed to meet the training requirements for Railway Company Track Employees.

Whether you are a Corporate Rail client, or you just want more information, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Training

Transport Canada, based on risks, develops safety standards and regulations, provides oversight and gives expert advice (through the Canadian Transport Emergency Centre — CANUTEC) on dangerous goods accidents to promote public safety in the transportation of dangerous goods by all modes of transport in Canada. This course is manditory for all employees who are required to handle dangerous goods in the workplace.

Whether you are a Corporate client, First Nation Community or you just want more information, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Workplace Hazardous Material Information Sheet (WHMIS) Training

The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) is Canada's national hazard communication standard. The key elements of the system are cautionary labelling of containers of WHMIS "controlled products", the provision of material safety data sheets (MSDSs) and worker education and training programs. Specialty Services Agency provides WHMIS Courses to workers and Corporate clients targeting the specific hazardous materials in your workplace.

Whether you are a Corporate client, First Nation Community or you just want more information, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Restricted Radio Operators Certificate - aeronautical (RROC)

An RROC is required by operators of radiotelephone equipment onboard aircraft and at aeronautical land (fixed and mobile) radio stations using aeronautical mobile frequencies. The radiotelephone equipment at such stations shall be of a type that requires only simple external switching, has a power output not exceeding 250 watts effective radiated power (e.r.p.) – equivalent to 400 watts peak envelope power (PEP) – and where all frequency-determining elements are preset within the transceiver.

Whether you are a Corporate client, First Nation Community or you just want more information, please contact Murray Macquarrie.


Protect Your Lodge or Camp from Wildfires

Schedule a one day inspection for a detailed site protection plan. Ensure your camp is protected, know the risks and be FireSmart. Sprinklers, Fire hoses, and pumps are available - training can be provided.

Please contact Murray Macquarrie for more information. Cell: (807) 216-7650