EMBERS Training Division provides tools, certifications and support to unemployed or underemployed individuals who are ready for the next step in their employment. Through soft and hard skills training and one-on-one support, EMBERS Training is creating new ways to help unemployed or underemployed people access better jobs and achieve their career goals.


Construction Training

All of our courses are offered by provincially designated instructors with subject matter expertise in the topics delivered. Courses offered are subject to availability.

  • Scaffolding Training
  • Security Training
  • Hoist Training
  • TCP Training
  • Lead Hand Training
  • Heavy Equipment Training
  • IVES Forklift Training Class One, Four and Five
  • Skid Steer training
  • Front End Loader Backhoe
  • Narrow Aisle Order Picker
  • HILTI Powder Actuated Fastening Tools
  • First Aid Level One Occupational Health and Safety
  • 3rd Party Safety Audits
  • 3rd Party Construction Site Audits
  • Fall Protection
  • Occupational Health and Safety Orientations
  • Heat Stress
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Ladder Safety & Fall Protection
  • Fall Protection Awareness
  • Effective Crew Talks
  • See it Think it Do it
  • Investigating and Controlling Sprains and Strains
  • Hazard Analysis – Safe Work Procedures
  • Hazard Recognition Workshop
  • Preventing and Investigating MSI
  • Preventing Workplace Violence
  • Completion of Grade 12

Training courses are made available subject to enrollment levels and available through our locations across Greater Vancouver. Please contact us at one of our locations for further information regarding training opportunities.



Small Business Support

EMBERS Training Division is also pleased to offer small business support for low-income entrepreneurs, in partnership with other organizations.

Please contact Johanna Li at our Vancouver Head Office for more information regarding support services for your small business.


Through our training programs, we are investing in our workers' long-term career success!