October 14, 2020NOW AVAILABLE! CORONAVIRUS: GUARDING AGAINST COVID-19 ONLINE TRAINING COURSEThe new Coronavirus: Guarding Against COVID-19 online training course covers pertinent information on the virus and how it spreads; hand washing and touch discipline; social distancing and respiratory etiquette; and what to do if you think you’re getting sick. The program is available in full length formats and micro learning curriculum of 3-5 minute courses. Available in English and Spanish.NEWLY RELEASED! PATIENT HANDLING SAFETY ONLINE COURSECaring for patients in a healthcare environment can require nurses, aides, orderlies and other caregivers to lift as much as four thousand pounds during a typical shift. As a result, they are twice as likely to suffer musculoskeletal injuries on the job as employees in other industries.The new Patient Handling Safety training course discusses the hazards that can be associated with patient handling tasks and what healthcare workers can do to prevent accidents and injuries from occurring while they perform them. The program is available in full length formats and micro learning curriculum of 3-5 minute courses.NOW AVAILABLE! WORKING FROM HOME ONLINE TRAINING COURSEThe new Working From Home training course discusses the challenges of working from home environments brought by the COVID-19 quarantine. The module covers what people can do to manage stress and challenges and how best to alleviate them. The program is available in full length formats and micro learning curriculum of 3-5 minute courses.Learn more about the new Health, Safety and Environment Training Courses…
November 4, 2020NOW AVAILABLE! IR BODY TEMPERATURE SCREENING ONLINE TRAINING COURSE FOR EMPLOYEE HEALTH AND WELLBEINGThe new Infrared Body Temperature Screening online training course is a 5 unit theory andapplication course for the use of thermal imaging to detect elevated body temperature in humans.The course has been designed to help employers keep their employees safe during the COVID-19 Pandemic. The module covers infrared theory, heat transfer concepts, equipment operationand selection, current regulations, standards compliance, screening area setup and procedures,adjunctive equipment, and safety issues. The course is aimed for program managers and foroperators of infrared body temperature screening systems.Learn more about the new IR Body Temperature Screening Course…
HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
December 1, 2020JUST RELEASED! TRAINING MODULES FOR RETURINING TO WORK DURING COVID-19 PANDEMICNow available are two training courses to assist employees, managers and supervisors on how to return to work during the Coronavirus pandemic. Topics covered include: Getting ready to return to the workplace; working in the new facility; creating a plan; conducting a job risk analysis; setting up the workplace; and preparing the employees.Learn more about the new Coronavirus Training Courses…
Global Training Solutions Inc. provides compliance, certification, workforce training programs online and classroom instruction, aimed at the development, training and safety of employees in diverse industries worldwide.
JUNE 18, 2019AVAILABLE JULY 2019! WORLD’S FIRST CLOUD-BASED THERMOGRAPHY REPORTING SOFTWARE – REDUCES REPORTING TIME BY UP TO 80%!The new software has been produced for Thermographers, developed by Thermographers! Using cloud technology and state-of-the-art software tools, the revolutionary reporting and data management resource will allow thermographers to generate standards-compliant reports quickly and easily from their office or in the field and significantly reduce reporting times by up to 80%.Software packages provided by imager manufacturers are brand specific and do not work with all thermal imagers. This new software will operate with all thermal imagers allowing the user to maintain a diverse inventory of thermal imagers while generating reports that have a consistent and professional look and feel.
HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
JUNE 18, 2019NEW SMART TECHNOLOGY RELEASE! ADAPTIVE LEARNING SAFETY COURSES RECONFIGURE IN REAL TIME FOR EMPLOYEESAdaptive Learning courses first test an employee to determine if they already know enough to test out of any of the chapters that are contained in the course. If they do, the course automatically reconfigures itself to skip those chapters, so the employee doesn’t have to spend time re-learning information that they already know.These high-efficiency courses will:
NEW! UPDATED SLIPS, TRIPS AND FALLS TRAINING FOR CONSTRUCTION ANDGENERAL INDUSTRYThe Slips, Trips and Falls training course discusses the mechanics of slips, trips and falls; types of hazards that employees are likely to encounter that lead to them; and the safe practices and equipment to stay safely on their feet.
March 8, 2019JUST RELEASED! NEWLY UPDATED NERC CIP 2019 CONDENSED RESPONSIVE TRAINING COURSEThe newly updated 50 minute NERC CIP 2019 training course covers all requirements including Controlling Communications and Supply Chain Management. The module also incorporates text, voice, video, animation, simulation, interactive sessions, testing and reporting features. The course can be hosted on your organization’s LMS or our robust LiMS. Certificate of Course Completion is includedLearn more about all NERC CIP and Security Awareness Solutions…
January 22, 2019NEW! DIRECTOR APPROVED MOTORS AND VARIABLE SPEED DRIVES TRAINING COURSE FORWATER AND WASTEWATER OPERATORSThe 2 day onsite Motors and Variable Speed Drives Training Course is now officially Director Approved with 1.3 CEU’s. The course is beneficial to Water and Wastewater Operators involved in the selection, applications, or maintenance of motors and variable speed drives. This course provides the latest in technology. It covers how modern motors and variable speed drives operate and the various options available. It also provides guidelines and rules that must be followed for a successful application. Certificate of Course Completion included.The course covers the following topics:
WATER AND WASTEWATER
November 4, 2020NEWLY RELEASED! THREE REGULAR APPROVED ONLINE TRAINING COURSES IN ONTARIO WITHCEUS FOR WATER OPERATORSJust completed and now available are three online training courses for the water and wastewaterindustry operators:
NERC SYSTEM OPERATIONS
December 1, 2020NEW! 2021 ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEM RELIABILITY TEXT FOR SYSTEM OPERATORSThe new 2021 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.
HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
January 12, 2021JUST RELEASED! NEW TRAINING COURSE FOR PREVENTING SEXUAL AND OTHERFORMS OF HARASSMENTNow all employees, including managers and supervisors in the state of California need to be trained on how to prevent sexual and other types of harassment in the workplace.The Preventing Sexual and Other Forms of Harassment for California Employees course uses a powerful combination of full-motion, high-definition video with audio, text and colourful graphics. The module is available in English with Spanish soon to be released.Learn more about the new Health and Safety training course …
TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION
March 17, 2021NEW! HIGH VOLTAGE SWITCHING SIMULATOR TRAINING FOR SUBSTATION OPERATORS What makes High Voltage Switching so dangerous for operators is that switching is not a common occurrence, making it difficult for employees to gain significant experience on the job.The new High Voltage Switching Simulator allows learners to navigate within a 3D-simulated substation environment to follow dangerous procedures needed to safely conduct high voltage switching procedures. The program is built as a SCORM object allowing any SCORM-compatible LMS to assign and track this training for any workforce. Participants will:Practice 3-way communicationLearn how to read a switching orderInspect and determine the status of breakers and switchesUse the control panel to open switchesProperly decouple, lock, and tag equipmentAssign, take and track using any corporate LMSLearn more about the newly released High Voltage Switching Simulator …
HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT
FEBRUARY 28, 2021JUST RELEASED! NEW TRAINING COURSE FOR HANDLING AND COPING WITH STRESS The Workplace Stress and Fitness and Wellness training courses have been updated to help employees identify potentially stressful situations at work and learn how to effectively cope with them. The modules also provide them with the information and inspiration they need to achieve the benefits of a healthier lifestyle.The modules are available in English and Spanish. Learn more about the newly updated Health and Safety Training Courses…
Application-specific templates require no formattingSingle resource that works seamlessly and efficientlyReports contain all data required for standards complianceTablet based software allows data entry anywhere in the fieldNo software to install or maintainMultiple Applications: create reports for 6 different thermography applications – Electrical, Roofing, Building Envelopes, Mechanical Systems, Petrochemical, and Home InspectionsUsers will always have access to the latest version of the software
Simple to Use and Generate Reports:
Perform Inspection and Capture Images: Following the on-screen prompts, enter contact information for a new customer or access information for an existing customerGenerate Image and Report Pages: Use Preformatted templates to quickly create your reportShare Your Reports: Upon completion, print your report to a PDF and email to customers and colleagues
JUNE 18, 2019NEW! ASHRAE ESSENTIALS: 62.1-2016-VENTILATION FOR ACCEPTABLE INDOOR AIR QUALITY TRAINING COURSEANSI/ASHRAE 62.1-2016 – Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality, the ventilation standard for non-residential buildings – is one of many developed and maintained by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, better known as ASHRAE. The intent of this course is to introduce the learner to the Standard, its origins, its purpose and its application in maintaining economical and effective air cleaning solutions in buildings that will benefit human health and performance. This one hour, essential course will introduce participants to the ASHRAE standard; cover the fundamental requirements of the standard; explain how these requirements are met; outline challenges experienced in different building types in maintaining a healthy indoor environment; present basic design, construction, and operations & maintenance concepts; and present the relationship of this standard with other current standards.JUST RELEASED! ASHRAE ESSENTIALS: 90.1-2016-ENERGY STANDARD FOR BUILDINGSEXCEPT LOW-RISE RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS TRAINING COURSEThis course is an introduction to ANSI/ASHRAE 90.1-2016 – Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, the building industry’s standard for defining the steps that must be taken to meet and demonstrate minimum energy efficiency in the built environment. The Standard is one of many developed and maintained by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers. The intent of this one hour course is to introduce the Standard; its origins; its purpose and its application. This course is intended for engineers of building HVAC systems, architects, building code officials, HVAC equipment manufacturers and building managers and owners.NOW AVAILABLE! ASHRAE ESSENTIALS: 55-2017-THERMAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONSFOR HUMAN OCCUPANCY TRAINING COURSEThis course is an introduction to ANSI/ASHRAE 55-2017 – Thermal Environmental Conditions for Human Occupancy, the building industry’s standard for defining and quantifying relative comfort in the built environment. The Standard is one of many developed and maintained by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers. The intent of this one hour course is to introduce learners to the Standard; its origins; its purpose and its application. This course is intended for engineers of building HVAC systems, architects, building code officials, HVAC equipment manufacturers and building managers and owners.NEW! DELIVERY TRUCK MAINTENANCE TRAINING COURSEThe Delivery Truck Maintenance Training Course is a 20 minute fundamental course covering: differences between “reactive maintenance” and “preventative maintenance”; benefits of preventative truck maintenance; how preventative maintenance can save money; major elements of preventative maintenance systems; responsibilities of a driver in a preventative maintenance system; safety-related inspection items for a delivery truck; and scheduled mechanical maintenance items for a delivery truck.NEW! VEHICLE BRAKE BASICS TRAINING COURSE JUST RELEASEDThe Vehicle Brake Basics course is 28 minutes that discusses the hydraulic braking systems typically installed in modern automobiles and light duty trucks. Brake pedal design; vacuum-assisted brake boosters; master and slave cylinders; emergency brakes; anti-lock brake systems; and the importance of regular inspections and maintenance are all covered.JUST RELEASED! CLUTCH BASICS TRAINING COURSEA clutch is a device that connects and disconnects a driving (input) shaft and a driven (output) shaft. Clutches are important for applications where the motor needs to be started before it is connected to the load or disconnected before it is stopped. There are many different types of clutches, each with advantages and disadvantages. The proper choice depends on the speed, torque, loading characteristics, and operating temperature of the application. This 21 minute course covers: purpose of a clutch; different clutch types; the components and how each type works; advantages and disadvantages of each type; and typical applications for each type.NEW! CELL PHONE USE IN THE WORKPLACE TRAINING COURSEWhile cell phones have many positive aspects, there is a time and place for their use. Using a cell phone improperly at your job site can pose dangers to employees. This 10 minute course covers these dangers; common techniques for avoiding distraction; best practices; and proper text message etiquette.NEW! INTRODUCTION TO BARCODES TRAINING COURSEBarcodes use bars or cells and blank spaces to encode numbers, letters, and special characters. Barcodes are used in many different settings – in stores to track inventory and facilitate checkout, at hospitals to track medications and patient information, at companies for asset management, and in marketing to direct people to websites. There are many different standards, each with advantages and disadvantages. This 15 minute training course covers: purpose of barcodes; common applications of barcodes; differences between the two main types of barcodes; and describes how barcodes are read.JUST RELEASED: FIVE RFID TRAINING COURSESRFID technology offers a relatively inexpensive method of tagging virtually any object and then being able to search for and identify that object. This radio-based technology, combined with computers and databases which are able to access large amounts of data, creates a tool that can increase the speed and efficiency of just about any manufacturing, warehousing, transportation, or retailing operation. Adding read/write functionality and/or sensors expands upon the number of potential applications for this technology.
RFID Applications Training Course – 39 minutesRFID Basics – 29 minutesRFID Implementation – 20 minutesRFID Readers – 29 minutesRFID Tags – 32 minutesNEW! ASSET CONDITION MANAGEMENT: SETTING UP AN OIL ANALYSIS PROGRAMEquipment rarely fails without first sending signals. Are employees looking for these signals? Utilizing an oil analysis program is one of the best ways to find those early indications of equipment failure. This 30 minute interactive online course covers the importance of instituting an oil analysis program; partnering with the most appropriate laboratory; how to choose what equipment to sample; what tests to use; and how to train your personnel.NEW! CRITICAL FACILITIES – EMERGENCY ELECTRIC POWER TRAINING COURSEProviding emergency electric power is of critical importance for several types of facilities and can be mandated by regulatory agencies. For example – emergency egress lighting, hospital emergency rooms, cooling for medical supplies storage, and protection from interruption of public utilities. These systems also help in preventing significant economic losses and, in some cases, disastrous results from natural events. This course presents key information regarding emergency electric power. Topics covered include emergency vs. standby systems; applicable codes, terms and definitions; system components; environmental considerations; and fuel systems. Technical personnel in the design, engineering, maintenance and operations areas of facilities will find this information extremely valuable.NEW! CYBER SECURITY FOR BUSINESS LEADERS TRAINING SERIESThis training prepares Executive leadership to both maintain and develop culture of security and react to attacks.The Cyber Security for Business Leaders Series comprises of 4 courses which provides the training needed for Business Leaders to feel confident and prepared to safe guard against security breaches; hackers and full on attacks; anticipate and mitigate damage when an incident does occur; develop and understanding of laws and regulations to preserve data; and create workplace behaviours to maintain a secure environment.
Cybersecurity Awareness for Business Leaders: Laws and Global Compliance StandardsCybersecurity Awareness for Business Leaders: Creating A Cyber Security CultureCybersecurity Awareness for Business Leaders: Safeguarding Against Social Engineer AttacksCybersecurity Awareness for Business Leaders: Incident Preparedness and Management Planning
JUNE 18, 2019JUST RELEASED: 4 NEWLY UPDATED TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION TRAINING COURSESTransmission and Distribution: Working on Distribution Poles CourseThe purpose of this 1 hour course is to teach the basic principles involved in working safely on distribution. This interactive online course covers general considerations associated with planning a distribution job; how a variety of tools and equipment can be used including an auxiliary arm; how to replace secondary conductors; move energized conductors; and how to install floating dead-ends.Transmission and Distribution: Underground Residential Distribution Systems CourseThis 1 hour interactive online course is covers underground residential distribution systems, also known as URD systems. URD systems are local distribution systems designed primarily to be buried in the ground and serve residential customers. The purpose of this course is to provide a basic understanding of the common types of URD systems; various components that may be used in a URD system; and methods for inspecting a URD system. The course includes a detailed demonstration of how a URD system has been set up to allow work to be completed safely and efficiently.Transmission and Distribution: Substations and SwitchyardsThis 1 hour interactive online course teaches the basic safety principles and practices applicable to substation and switchyard maintenance work. The course describes electrical, chemical, and personal hazards that may be encountered in substations and switchyards. A general procedure for responding to imminent dangers and accidents is also presented. At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to identify hazards in substations and switchyards and explain why safety practices are important. Participants should be able to recognize hazards and unsafe practices on the job and obtain a general understanding of how to respond to imminent dangers and accidents.Transmission and Distribution: Service InstallationThis 1 hour interactive online course teaches how to install and connect services. Learners will be taught the different types of connectors available and how service conductors are joined together using connectors. The course also teaches how to install single phase; overhead and underground residential service; how to install three-phase service; and how to replace an existing three-phase service without affecting the customer.
Reduce training timeReduce employee frustrationRecapture lost productivityGenerate real profit dollars for their bottom line
JUST RELEASED! NEW LOADING DOCK, PALLET JACK AND PALLET TRUCK SAFETY TRAININGMaterials handling can be the heartbeat of a healthy business, but a significant number of workplace injuries and even fatalities occur on loading docks and when employees are using pallet jacks and trucks to move materials. With the right training, employees can recognize and avoid the hazards that are associated with materials handling tasks and equipment.Loading Dock Safety training course reviews the different types of hazards that employees can encounter while working on loading docks and discusses the equipment and safe work practices to avoid them.Manual Pallet Jack and Motorized Pallet Truck Safety training courses discusses these types of materials handling equipment in detail; explains the hazards that are associated with them; and the procedures that employees should follow to use them safely.All courses available in English with Spanish versions soon to be released. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.
Center of gravity and maintaining balanceThe mechanics of trips and slipsTypes of walking surfacesHousekeeping and maintenanceHow footwear can help to prevent fallsHow to fall properly
NEWLY UPDATED! SUPPORTED SCAFFOLDING SAFETY TRAINING COURSE!Supported scaffolding makes it possible for employees to reach the work that they do off the ground. However, the hazards that are associated with scaffold work can lead to serious injuries and fatalities every year.The Supported Scaffolding Safety in Industrial and Construction Environments discusses supported scaffolds; how they should be constructed; the hazards that are associated with them; the OSHA regulations that address these hazards; and the equipment and procedures that employees should use to work with them safely.The course is available in English and Spanish. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.NEWLY RELEASED! LADDER SAFETY TRAINING COURSEThe Ladder Safety and Ladder Safety in Construction Environments training courses discusses different types of ladders; hazards that can be associated with them; and how employees can work with them safely.Courses consist of a powerful combination of full-motion, high-definition video filmed in actual workplace locations along with audio, text and colourful graphics.Courses are available in English and Spanish. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.NEWLY UPDATED! OSHA RECORDKEEPING FOR MANAGERS, SUPERVISORS ANDEMPLOYEES TRAINING COURSESThe OSHA Part 1904 Recordkeeping Standard gives employers a powerful way to make their workplaces safer by tracking the illnesses and injuries that occur in their facilities. Using the forms that OSHA provides in the Standard, companies can identify the safety problems that they need to address. This information also helps OSHA modify existing regulations, or create new ones, so that employees across the country can work more safely.The newly updated rule requires those companies to submit Form 300A only, along with their Employer Identification Number. Part 1904 requirements for filling out, posting and retaining OSHA injury and illness recordkeeping forms have not been changed.To reflect this recent rule change, updates have been completed to the OSHA Recordkeeping for Managers and Supervisors course, the OSHA Recordkeeping for Employees module, and the OSHA Recordkeeping Compliance Manual.NEWLY UPDATED! ELECTRICAL SAFETY TRAININGThe Electrical Safety program discusses how electricity works; explains its hazards and describes the procedures and equipment to avoid them.
The basics of electricityCircuits and the flow of electrical currentRecognizing and avoiding electrical hazardsSpecial electrical work environmentsDealing with an electrical accident
Courses are available in English and Spanish. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.
General safe driving principlesDriving safely around trucks and busesDriving at night and in bad weatherDistracted driving and road rageHow to handle a road emergency
Courses are available in English and Spanish. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.NEWLY UPDATED! HEAT STRESS TRAINING COURSE FOR CONSTRUCTION AND GENERAL INDUSTRYThe updated Heat Stress and Heat Stress in Construction Environments training modules discuss the hazards of heat stress; what employees can do to stay cool on the job and how they can help a co-worker who is suffering from a heat-related illness.Courses are available in English and Spanish. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.NEWLY UPDATED! WORKPLACE HARASSMENT AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION TRAINING COURSEThe Workplace Harassment Training Courses discuss what harassment is; why it is detrimental to everyone; how employees should respond to it and what they can do to prevent it from escalating into violence.The Conflict Resolution Courses discuss different types of conflict that one may encounter on the job; how to find lasting solutions to disagreements and what to do if conflict threatens to get out of control.Courses are available in English and Spanish. Formats include: interactive online, VOD/video streaming, micro learning (SCORM and VOD), DVD, and CD-ROM.Contact us for more information on any or all of the newest Safety, Health and Environment Training Courses now available.
NEWLY RELEASED! FIVE SAFETY SPANISH TRAINING COURSESThe extensive Spanish Safety Training Library has been expanded to include 5 new product releases:
Hand, Wrist and Finger SafetyHand, Wrist and Finger Safety in Construction EnvironmentsHand and Power Tool SafetyHand and Power Tool Safety in Construction EnvironmentsFighting Fatigue in the WorkplaceJUST RELEASED! NEWLY UPDATED DRIVING SAFETY TRAINING COURSEThe Driving Safety Course discusses the hazards that can be encountered on the road and the safe practices that employees can use to avoid them.
DC and AC Motor FundamentalsDC and AC Variable Speed Drive FundamentalsApplications for Fixed and Variable Speed DrivesDrive System Selection CriteriaDrive System Power Line EffectsMotor and Drive System Installation and Maintenance AspectsDrive System Application Workshop
Drinking Water Law and Due Diligence in Ontario - Regulator Approved: Ontario 2.1 CEU’sReviewing the Ontario Watermain Disinfection Procedure - Regulator Approved: Ontario 0.8 CEU’sReviewing the Procedure for Disinfection of Drinking Water in Ontario - Regulator Approved: Ontario 0.7 CEU’s