Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association (SCSA)
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Looking for a Career in Safety?
The SCSA offers the following certifications:
 

National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO™) 
 

Health and Safety Administrator (HSA)

 

Also check out our Careers page for current SCSA job opportunities.

Classroom Courses
Don't delay your professional safety goals!  Search our schedule and register.
Online Courses
Choose from a variety of  online safety courses to advance your safety knowledge, anywhere, any time, and at your own pace!
Safety Demos
Contact your nearest SCSA office to book a free on-site safety demo presentation at your worksite or event!
SCSA Guide to OHS Legislation app
To download our free app search "SCSA" in the  Apple or Google stores.
 January 7 ,  2019
January Tool Box Talk: Isolated Work Environment . Working alone and in remote areas without the presence of other workers or immediate reach of emergency personnel is not always avoidable. Employers have a duty to eliminate or reduce tasks where working alone is required.  Download this Tool Box Talk. A full list of other topics can be found  at this link
2019 MOBILE APP SURVEY
The SCSA Business Development Unit is gathering member input in order to evaluate the current and future state of the SCSA's Guide to OHS Legislation mobile app. Please take a few minutes to  answer this brief six-question survey. All feedback is welcome and much appreciated. 
CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: 
SCSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

A call for Expressions of Interest is addressed to members of the SCSA. All members who are interested in serving on the 2019 SCSA Board of Directors are encouraged to submit an Expression of Interest no later than Friday, January 18, 2019. View current board vacancies and download the application forms 
2019 NCSO AND HSA OF THE YEAR AWARDS
Do you know a National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO™) or a certified Health and Safety Administrator (HSA) who goes above and beyond their role in creating safety excellence?  Nominate them for the  2019 NCSO of the Year Award or 2019 HSA of the Year Award!  The winners will receive scholarships to further their safety training. Nomination deadline for both awards is February 28, 2019. View and download award criteria and nomination packages 
NCSO™ EXAM DATES
The National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO™) Exam dates for 2019 are as follows: 
  • January 11, 2019 - Saskatoon and Regina
  • February 8, 2019 - Saskatoon
  • February 22, 2018 - Regina
  • March 22, 2019 - Saskatoon and Regina
2019 SCSA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
The SCSA will be holding its second annual Constructing Safety Leadership Conference on April 10, 2019 at TCU Place in Saskatoon. Contact events@scsaonline.ca for further information.
2019 SCSA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
The SCSA will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on March 21, 2019 at the Travelodge Hotel in Saskatoon.  Contact  events@scsaonline.ca  for further information.
The SCSA is an industry-funded, membership-based, non-profit organization that provides cost-effective, accessible safety training and advice to employers and their employees in the construction industry throughout the province to reduce the human and financial losses associated with injuries. Registered March 20, 1995, the SCSA is, and has been since inception, committed to injury prevention. Serving almost 10,000 member companies, our mission is constructing safety leadership in Saskatchewan and our vision is to create the safest construction environment in Canada.