AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
September 20, 2017
GLOBAL TRAINING SOLUTIONS INC. AWARDED AS TOP 2017 HEALTH AND SAFETY TRAINING PROVIDER
Global Training Solutions Inc. of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada has been recognized and awarded by the prestigious Training Industry, Inc. as a Top 2017 Health and Safety Training Company.
The Awards Committee at Training Industry, Inc. has recognized and selected Global Training Solutions Inc. for its’ excellence in many areas, including: breadth and diversity of health and safety training offerings; ability to deliver training in preferred modalities; growth potential; geographic and vertical reach; and quality of clients. Training Industry’s mission ensures to continually monitor the training marketplace for the best providers of training services and technologies.
“The first annual Training Industry Top 20 Health and Safety Training Companies List includes the leading providers of regulatory and compliance training,” said Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc. “Organizations look to these companies to provide training to reduce occupational health and safety risk and to ensure their workforce is legally compliant.”
“The creation of the Top 20 Health and Safety Companies List recognizes the significant role this sector occupies in the training industry,” said Doug Harward, CEO of Training Industry, Inc. “Learning solutions for compliance, health and safety continue to evolve to meet the changing needs of businesses.”
Global Training Solutions Inc. has also been recognized year after year as a top tier, unique training provider focused on meeting the needs of corporations in developing their workforce and leveraging its expertise and market awareness to deliver comprehensive solutions for its clients.
Health and Safety Training Courses are offered worldwide and include diverse topics: General Safety; Regulatory Compliance; Laboratory Safety; HAZWOPER Safety; Construction Safety; and Oil and Gas Safety Training.
Our teams of Subject Matter Experts are continuously updating and producing new content to stay abreast of technological and industrial advancements as well as regulatory changes. Learn more about our new updates and releases by frequently visiting our What’s New page on our website and ensuring to stay connected with us on Twitter.
August 23, 2017
JUST RELEASED! NEW CONDENSED RESPONSIVE CIP V5 TRAINING COURSE- COVERS ALL CIP REQUIREMENTS
A new, 45 minute CIP V5 condensed training course has been completed released. The course incorporates text, voice, video, animation, simulation, interactive sessions, testing and reporting features. The module can be hosted on your organization’s LMS or our LMS.
- Base Training – Cyber Security
- Information Handling
- Electronic Access Controls
- Physical Access Controls (Includes Visitor Management)
- Cyber Security Incidents, Response and Recovery
The course has been designed to effectively run on all desktops, smart phones and tablets.
A Certificate of Course Completion is included.
Demos are available upon request.
OIL AND GAS
February 9, 2017
OIL AND GAS TRAINING COURSES EXPANDED TO INCLUDE THREE NEW COURSES!
IMS 100 Introduction to the Incident Management System
This e-learning awareness course is approximately 60 minutes in length and covers the history; features; principles and organizational structure of the Incident Management System. Certificate of Course Completion is available for all delegates who successfully complete the training.
IMS 200 for Single Resources and Initial Actions
The aim of this e-learning course is to build on the knowledge gained from IMS 100 Introduction to the Incident Management System training course and or provide training and resources for personnel who are likely to assume supervisory positions within the IMS. The course is approximately 120 minutes in length and Certificate of Course Completion is included.
Oil Spill Awareness for Vessel Crews
This online course has been developed to give Standby Vessel Masters and Crews and First Responders the necessary knowledge to respond quickly and effectively to an offshore oil spill incident. The course includes information on how oil behaves in the sea; how to estimate trajectory of oil; the BONN Oil Appearance Colour Code; and the use of dispersants. The course is approximately 120 minutes in length and Certificate of Course Completion is included.
HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
February 9, 2017
UPDATED SAFETY HOUSEKEEPING AND ACCIDENT PREVENTION TRAINING NOW AVAILABLE
Safety Housekeeping and Accident Prevention training provides employees with the information and safe work practices they need to reduce hazards in their workplace. The newly updated program features new visuals that engage workers’ attention for enhanced learning and retention.
NEW SPANISH LANGUAGE TRAINING PROGRAMS NEWLY RELEASED!
Seven new and updated Safety and Health Spanish titles have been recently released. All courses are also available on online/VOD and DVD formats.
- Active Shooter: Surviving An Attack
- Asbestos Awareness
- Bloodborne Pathogens in Commercial and Industrial Facilities
- Bloodborne Pathogens in First Response Environments
- Bloodborne Pathogens in Healthcare Facilities
- Bullying and Other Disruptive Behavior: For Employees
- Bullying and Other Disruptive Behavior: For Managers and Supervisors
OSHA ISSUES FINAL UPDATE TO WALKING AND WORKING SURFACES STANDARD
With OSHA’s recent ruling, organizations will have the ability to provide training to their employees and comply with the updated standard with our Walking and Working Surfaces training courses for all industries including construction environments. The courses identify slip, trip and fall hazards; discusses the federal standards that address them; and demonstrates to employees what they can do to avoid them.
COMING SOON! NEW OSHA COURSES FOR COMPLIANT TRAINING
The new Introduction to OSHA training course will be completed and released soon. The course will discuss the agency’s mission; the rights and responsibilities that employees and employers have under the OSH Act; and how everyone can participate in improving workplace safety.
Also, a complete suite of OSHA-equivalent 10 and 30 Hour Training Compliant programs will soon be available. The programs are intended to provide workers and supervisors with an understanding of common job-related safety and health hazards to enable them to participate more effectively in identifying, controlling and preventing them. Personal wallet cards will be provided upon successful course completion.
WATER AND WASTEWATER
February 9, 2017
NEW! WASTEWATER CLASSROOM TRAINING WITH SIMULATOR-BASED TECHNOLOGY
Wastewater Training classroom courses are now available, enhanced with real-time problem-solving software to train operators on different aspects of plant operations. The highly interactive technology will test operators’ skills and knowledge in a safe and realistic environment. The courses include enriched visuals and hands-on training to provide for a unique and rewarding experience for all participants.
NEW WATER AND WASTEWATER CLASSROOM TRAINING LOCATIONS EXPAND IN ONTARIO
Twelve new training centres in Ontario will be offering classroom operator training courses. These include the following locations: Kirkland Lake; Kingston, Barrie; Peterborough; Pembroke; Grey Highlands; Sables-Spanish Rivers; Cochrane; Cornwall; North Bay; Smiths Falls; and McDougall. Onsite training at YOUR location continues to be offered by our group of highly skilled and trained specialists. Book your training early for classroom public training and onsite, learning to ensure space and instructor availability!
NEW VERSION 2.0 RELEASE TO ENHANCE WATER ONLINE TRAINING COURSES!
In addition to Ontario, now all water e-learning courses will contain content that caters to other provinces in Canada including British Columbia, Alberta, Nova Scotia and uncertified provinces and territories to allow for a national cross training initiative. The robust release provides for a more in depth and rich user experience utilizing wide screen viewing capabilities; software and server upgrades; and challenging course quizzes.
February 9, 2017
NEW COMPETENCY ASSESSMENTS! ASSESS AND IMPROVE WITH PRECISION!
An effective learning and development program is only as strong as the foundation of its assessment capabilities. Throughout the training process, the trainee’s mastery of subject matter needs to be evaluated. Using thousands of questions cross referenced to the Industrial Courses, the competency assessments identify the skills gaps between employee’s existing knowledge, skills and abilities vs. their development goals. Assessments and corresponding reports are efficiently delivered online and individualized training curriculums can be automatically assigned for any deficiencies in the following areas:
- Basic Skills
- Health, Safety and Environment
- Laboratory Operations
- Process Operations
- Instrumentation and Control
- Electrical Maintenance
- Mechanical Maintenance
- Power Generation
- Transmission and Distribution
- Professional Development
NEW FEATURES ENHANCE LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Eight new features have been added to the Industrial Skills Version 4.0 Learning Management System to include:
Get User Security Roles
Update User Security Role
Add User Adhoc Training Record
Get User Adhoc Training Records
Get User Licenses Certificates List
Get User License Certificate
Get User Non License Specific Certificate
Get User NonLicense Specific Certificates List
SALES & MANAGEMENT
February 9, 2017
ENROL NOW! – SALES SKILLS AND SALES LEADERSHIP WORKSHOPS IN ONTARIO
Public seminars and workshops will be held in the Greater Toronto Area and will include:
- Quota B2B Sales: April 26, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota B2B Sales: August 23, 2017, Sheraton Airport Hotel
- Quota B2B Sales: October 11, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota B2C Sales: August 24, 2017, Sheraton Airport Hotel
- Quota Advanced Sales (QIS): October 10, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota Sales Management (COACH): April 27-28, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota Sales Management (COACH): October 12-13, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota Time & Territory Management: April 24, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota Sales Self Leadership: October 10-11, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
- Quota DecisionLab: April 24, 2017, Hilton Meadowvale
Seating is limited, book early! If you are interested in booking a seminar in your city, please let us know. To inquire about registration for any of the courses and dates listed above, please contact us.
NERC SYSTEM OPERATIONS
February 9, 2017
NEW! 2017 ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEM RELIABILITY TEXT FOR SYSTEM OPERATORS
The new 2017 Edition of the Electric Power System Reliability Textbook includes the latest material and revised NERC Standards. The detailed book presents a new perspective on power system fundamentals within the context of the NERC Reliability Standards. This perspective is designed to frame each standard so that it is better understood and the information can be more easily assimilated by power system operating personnel. Sample questions at the end of many chapters further help in preparation for the NERC Operator Certification Exams. The book incorporates the current exam application and analysis type questions. The book is updated every year to include new and revised standards.