Students learn in-depth occupational safety from legal obligations to practical applications and procedures. The course focuses on general shop safety practices, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS), fire prevention, personal protective equipment (PPE), emergency procedures and environmental safety such as hazardous material handling, storage and disposal. Students are also introduced to the Safety Demerit Program, which is applied to ensure safety while working in the VCC shop.
This course is part of the full-time Auto Collision Repair Technician Certificate and Auto Collision Repair Technician High School Certificate programs.
Course code: ACRT 1110
Length: 50 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.