CEU Information

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) is a measurement used in continuing education programs to assist the professional to maintain an individual’s designation and/or license. The following table lists AMHSA owned courses that may be eligible for CEUs in your profession.

Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP)

The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) is the certifying body for occupational health, safety and environmental professionals in Canada. They are a public interest, not-for-profit association with a membership dedicated to the principles of health and safety as a profession in Canada. The CRSP designation is a widely accepted form of recognition by industry and government in Canada. To support that the highest standards of excellence and professionalism are maintained, CRSP designation holders are required to maintain their designation by participating BCRSP’s Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Program. Please see the BCRSP website at www.bcrsp.ca for CPD point criteria.

Ministry of Environment and Protected Areas  Water and Wastewater Operator Certification Program (WWOC)

The Ministry of Environment and Protection Areas Water and Wastewater Operator Certificate (WWOC) Program requires that operators have post-secondary education or equivalent, to meet the requirements for Levels III and IV certification. Operators can acquire CEUs to gain the equivalent of post-secondary education. The table shown has courses with CEUs that have been approved by the WWOC Program. Please see www.alberta.ca/water-wastewater-operator-certification.aspx for the Alberta Water and Wastewater Operators’ Certification Guidelines.

disability Management Continuing Education Credits (CEC)

DMCCD - Mental Health Issues, Rehabilitation and Return to Work, DMCCI - Legislation and Disability Management, and DMCCN - Disability Management in Unionized Organizations are offered in partnership with Pacific Coast University (PCU) and have been endorsed by the Canadian Society of Professionals in Disability Management (CSPDM) for continuing education credit (CEC) hours. CEC’s can be applied to PCU’s Disability Management Practitioner certificate program, or the professional designations of Certified Disability Management Professional (CDMP), or Certified Return to Work Coordinator (CRTWC).

Course Name Format BCRSP WWOC CEC
Accident / Incident Investigation eLearning 0.3    
Asbestos Safety Awareness Course eLearning 0.6    
Audit Refresher Instructor-led 0.3 0.3  
ATV/UTV Safety Training eLearning 0.15    
Behaviour-Based Safety (BBS) eLearning 0.1    
Chainsaw Safety eLearning 0.1    
Confined Space Entry (Alberta) eLearning 0.25    
Contractor Health and Safety Management (Full-Day) Instructor-led 0.7 0.4  
Contractor Health and Safety Management (Half Day) Instructor-led 0.4    
Defensive Driving eLearning 0.1    
DMCCD - Mental Health Issues, Rehabilitation and Return to Work Instructor-led     12
DMCCI - Legislation and Disability Management Instructor-led     12
DMCCN - Disability Management in Unionized Organizations Instructor-led     12
Flag Person: Train-the-Trainer Instructor-led 0.75 0.6  
Flag Person: General Instructor-led 0.35 0.3  
Formal Workplace Inspections Instructor-led 0.3 0.3  
Hazard Identification, Assessment and Control Instructor-led 0.3 0.3  
Health and Safety Auditing Instructor-led 1.3 1.2  
Health and Safety Committee (HSC) and Health and Safety Representative (HSR) - Half Day Instructor-led 0.4 0.4  
Health and Safety Management Systems Instructor-led 1.3 0.8  
Incident Investigation Instructor-led 0.35 0.3  
Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis eLearning 0.2    
Joint Health and Safety Committees and Health and Safety Representatives: Foundations eLearning 0.3 0.3  
Lawn Maintenance Safety Awareness - Free eLearning 0.25    
Leadership for Safety Excellence Instructor-led 1.3 0.8  
Leadership for Safety Excellence - Online eLearning 0.8    
Occupational Disease eLearning 0.25    
Occupational Health and Safety Act, Regulation, and Code Overview Instructor-led 0.35 0.3  
Operator Safety - Backhoe/Loader Instructor-led 0.7 0.6  
Operator Safety - Front-End Loader Instructor-led 0.7 0.6  
Operator Safety - Plow Truck Sander Instructor-led 0.75    
Operator Safety - Road Grader Instructor-led 0.75    
Operator Safety - Skid Steer Instructor-led 0.7 0.6  
Orientation: Train the Trainer eLearning 0.1    
Pool Safety eLearning 0.2    
Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) - (Proctored) eLearning 0.7    
Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) - 3 Demerit (Alberta) eLearning 0.7    
Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC) - Condensed (Alberta) eLearning 0.3    
Supervisor’s Role Instructor-led 0.3 0.3  
Tailgate Meeting Essentials Instructor-led 0.35    
WHMIS 2015 Instructor-led 0.35    
WHMIS 2015 (AMHSA) eLearning 0.1    
Working Alone eLearning 0.2    
Workplace Harassment and Violence Prevention Awareness Instructor-led 0.2    
Workplace Harassment and Violence Prevention Introduction Instructor-led 0.375    
Workplace Harassment Awareness & Violence Prevention Instructor-led 0.375 0.4  

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