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Arcose’s Asbestos Awareness Course Is Now Free!

By |2021-09-30T14:01:21-07:00September 29th, 2021|News, Safety|

Over the past year and a half, Arcose has been hard at work developing online occupational health and safety training through our online platform Arcose Learn. Some of the courses we have developed for our clients and partners are private, some we have developed on our own and are public, and some we have

2020 in Review

By |2020-12-31T16:23:58-08:00December 31st, 2020|News, Safety|

Not since 1984 have we had year so infamous that simply uttering the number brings feelings of unease. Requisite acknowledgement of the 2020 meme aside, this was a year like no other for Arcose. From early-year boom to mid-year trials to a strong finish, we faced a number of new challenges – both as

Congratulations Terence Tang on Attaining Your CIH!

By |2020-12-04T13:35:18-08:00December 4th, 2020|News, Safety|

Arcose would like to publicly congratulate Senior EHS Consultant Terence Tang on being awarded the Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) designation after successfully completing the exam in November. Since joining Arcose in mid-2015, Terence has now completed a diploma in occupational health and safety at Simon Fraser University, purchased a home, attained his CRSP designation,

Expansion of Arcose Learn

By |2020-11-15T13:56:12-08:00October 13th, 2020|News, Safety|

Arcose is excited to announce the expansion of our online course selection at Arcose Learn. Backed by the expertise of Arcose Consulting Ltd.’s consultants and driven by a desire to provide high quality online training, Arcose Learn is a leader in education in the Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety sector. Our students benefit

Arcose Now Offers COVID-19 OHS Resources for Employers

By |2020-03-26T11:23:56-07:00March 26th, 2020|News, Safety|

COVID-19 OHS Resources for Employers Arcose Consulting is now accepting registration to our COVID-19 Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Resources for Employers, with rollout to begin March 31, 2020. This program will assist employers with navigating the strenuous new occupational health and safety requirements presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. The intent of this new

Announcement Regarding COVID-19 (Novel Corona Virus) for our Clients, Colleagues and Suppliers.

By |2020-03-17T12:12:04-07:00March 17th, 2020|News, Safety|

With the ongoing events regarding the COVID-19 virus, Arcose Consulting Ltd. is open and operational.  We are closely observing federal, provincial and local government instructions. We have developed and implemented a COVID-19 policy which includes constant communication with our suppliers in order to monitor their operations and any limitations. Additionally, our staff are leveraging

New and Young Workers in the Workplace Training Course

By |2019-11-05T07:55:22-08:00November 5th, 2019|News, Safety|

New and Young Workers in the Workplace Training Course Did you know 26 young workers are injured every day? That’s one worker every 55 minutes! Starting a new job can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be unsafe. According to Section 3 of WorkSafeBC, a new and young worker must be given health

WorkSafeBC Occupational Hygiene Sampling Guidelines Update

By |2019-10-08T08:42:04-07:00October 8th, 2019|News, Safety|

WorkSafeBC Occupational Hygiene Sampling Guidelines Update On September 25, 2019 WorkSafeBC revised Guideline G5.53-4 Occupational hygiene methods acceptable to WorkSafeBC. With this revision, the Board has now clearly outlined the expectation for collecting field blanks when conducting occupational hygiene sampling. To break it down, here is the regulation and relevant guidelines. Regulation: Section 5.53(4)

Upcoming Arcose Training Courses May/June 2019

By |2019-04-12T16:13:32-07:00April 12th, 2019|News, Safety|

Arcose Training Courses Looking to gain some valuable education and training in employing new and young workers? How about lead and asbestos management? You’ve come to the right place! Arcose is pleased to announce we will be delivering two training courses in May and June. The first course will be on May 17 on

Arcose Has Moved!

By |2018-12-31T09:46:55-08:00December 20th, 2018|News, Safety|

Arcose has moved!! Same great building, shiny new space. The air was a little thin on the third floor so we’ve settled into a new space in unit 203 – 5460 152 Street, Surrey. While the decrease in altitude was welcome, this move was actually driven by our expanding team outgrowing our old office.