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Sector-Recognized Certifications and Training2018-11-05T11:14:57+00:00

Justice, Community Safety & Emergency Services : Sector-Recognized Certifications & Training

The SHSM in Justice, Community Safety and Emergency Services requires students to complete:

  • seven (7) sector-recognized certifications and/or training courses,
  • of these seven (7), four (4) are in areas that are compulsory,
  • the remaining three (3) are to be chosen from the list in the following chart.

  These requirements are summarized in the chart below:

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Level C – includes automated external defibrillation (AED)
  • Conflict resolution
  • Standard First Aid
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) – generic (i.e., not site-specific) instruction
  • Advanced training in a technique
  • Ambulation, lifting, and transfer
  • Animal first aid
  • Basic electrical safety
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – Health Care Provider (HCP)
  • Compass/map/global positioning system (GPS)
  • Concussion awareness
  • Confined space awareness
  • Customer service
  • Defensive driving
  • Emergency preparedness – basic
  • Emergency response techniques
  • Emergency services tools (e.g., fire hose)
  • Ethical considerations
  • Fall protection
  • Fire extinguisher use
  • Fire safety and fire extinguisher use
  • Geographic information system (GIS)
  • Group dynamics
  • Health and safety – basic
  • Incident management
  • Innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship
  • Ladder safety training
  • Leadership skills
  • Legal terminology/ language of law
  • Legal/administrative procedures (e.g., handling subpoenas)
  • Life-saving (Bronze Cross)
  • Lockout/tagging
  • Marine safety/marine first aid
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Military – basic
  • Non-violent crisis intervention
  • Personality inventory
  • Pleasure Craft Operator
  • Portfolio development
  • Project management
  • Radio operator
  • Safe weapon handling
  • SafeTALK
  • Search and rescue
  • Self-defence
  • Wilderness first aid
  • Wilderness survival
  • Working at Heights