The National Occupational Council of Canada supports the concept of a national standard that riggers can be trained and certified to by independent third parties across industries. NOCC has extensive experience in comparing international certification and credentialing schemes.
Archive for October, 2015
Apprentice and trainee crane operators in British Columbia have used an online logbook to record and demonstrate their competence since 2011. Now they are going mobile with a new app called SkillRecord. Click here for the full article.
A Memorandum of Understanding between SOLAS (An tSeirbhís Oideachais Leanúnaigh agus Scileanna) and BC Association for Crane Safety (BCACS) was signed in Dublin, Ireland on September 16th, 2015. The MOU allows for the mutual recognition of Mobile Crane Operator and Tower Crane Operator credentials. Click here for the official trade release.
Creating proper workforce qualification standards in your company can be one of the key elements for sustainable risk management. Click here for the full article.