Fitting in staff vacations can be challenging for any organization and it certainly is for ours. To minimize the number of days our offices are short-staffed and still allow our staff to take their preferred holidays our offices will be closed from Wednesday June 6 to Tuesday June 12, 2018. We will reopen at Wednesday June 13, 2018. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Fundamentals of Joint Health & Safety Committees June 21 Course – one seat available! June 19 Sold Out. Next Course July 11, 2018
Looking for Joint Health and Safety Committee Training? WorkSafeBC has new safety committee training regulations that came into effect on April 3, 2017 and require training for all new safety committee members (click here for WorkSafeBC’s safety committee website). Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! The next course (with space) at our Richmond offices runs July 11, 2018. followed by another one on August 8/18 (the June 21st course has one seat available). Click here for a registration form for the Richmond offices courses and scan and e-mail it, or use the old fashioned fax machine at (604)233-1942. Click here for more information. Have questions? Call us at (604)233-1842.
2018 Western Conference on Safety Now Over.
The 2018 Western Conference on Safety is now over. While we are still compiling the results from the delegate evaluations the buzz was extremely positive. While the conference has now sold out for 6 of the last 7 years, the regular and group registration categories sold out over 3 weeks before the conference itself and that’s a new record. Over 1200 people participated in the conference over the 4 days of conference sessions, safety tradeshow and post conference courses. Thank you to all the speakers, exhibitors, volunteers, staff and all our wonderful attendees. The 2019 conference runs Monday April 8 and Tuesday April 9, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver. Registrations for the conference will open November 1, 2018 with tradeshow sales opening in early September (date to be announced).
2019 Western Conference on Safety Runs April 8 & 9, 2019
Did you miss out on the 2018 Western Conference on Safety? Eager to put 2019 into your schedule? Is so the dates are Monday April 8 and Tuesday April 9, 2019 and it will be held at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver. More information will be posted here in September. The WCS safety tradeshow will open for booth sales in early September with the exact open dates being posted in early August. In the meantime have a great summer!
The April 26/18 and June 21/18 Fundamentals for Joint Health and Safety Committees Course dates have both sold out. We have added an additional overflow date of June 19, 2018 at our offices in Richmond BC to help handle the high demand for this course. Call or email by via the “Contact” webpage to register.
The 2018 Western Conference on Safety is now over. While we are still compiling the results from the delegate evaluations the buzz was extremely positive. While the conference has now sold out for 6 of the last 7 years, the regular and group registration categories sold out over 3 weeks before the conference itself and that’s a new record. Over 1200 people participated in the conference over the 4 days of conference sessions, safety tradeshow and post conference courses. Thank you to all the speakers, exhibitors, volunteers, staff and all our wonderful attendees. The 2019 conference runs Monday April 9 and Tuesday April 10, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver. Registrations for the conference will open November 1, 2018 with tradeshow sales opening in early September (date to be announced).
The 2018 Western Conference on Safety is now completely sold out. The only space available is in one of the following 3 post conference courses. 1) Supervisor Safety Training Course on Wednesday April 11/18, 2) Overflow Fundamentals for Joint Health and Safety Committees Course being held on Thursday April 12/18 and 3) the Consulting Skills for OH&S Professionals 2 day course held Wednesday April 11 and Thursday April 12/18. ALL OTHER SPACES both in the conference and in the post conference courses ARE COMPLETELY SOLD OUT.
The 2018 Western Conference on Safety and post-conference courses are nearly sold out. We try to keep the conference website up to date but there can be a significant delay in updating the “Sold Out” status of the conference or its post-conference courses. If you are in the process of registering we strongly suggest you confirm there is still space available in either the conference or post-conference course of interest BEFORE you make any travel arrangements.
Just added! Due to popular demand a June 21, 2018 date has been added to the Fundamentals for Joint Health and Safety Committees Course schedule.
The March 27, 2018 Fundamentals for Joint Health & Safety Committees Course is now SOLD OUT. Next Richmond based course runs April 26, 2018. See the Courses webpage for the full course schedule.
Yes! The added February 20th course is nearly sold out, so we’ve added yet another! Want to attend? We currently have very few seats in February 20th (3 at the time of writing), but February 22nd is W-I-D-E open! For more information, click here. Want to register? Click here for the registration form and e-mail it. Or just give us a call: (604)233-1842. This course meets WorkSafeBC’s mandatory New Safety Committee Member training regulation.
Are you interested in exhibiting at the 2018 Western Conference on Safety? Would you like the opportunity to purchase booth before the show opens to past exhibitors and general sales? Consider purchasing a Spotlight Sponsorship! One of the benefits is advance tradeshow booth purchase along with lots of other perks! This opportunity starts at 10:00 a.m. PST – don’t wait!
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As of April 3, 2017 WorkSafeBC enacted new regulations requiring mandatory training for new Safety Committee members. These new training requirements define 7 learning outcomes that such training must include. Our Fundamentals of Joint Health and Safety Committees course is specifically designed to meet this new training regulation. For more information on WorkSafeBC’s new requirements click here. For information on our Fundamentals of Joint Health & Safety Committees Course click here. (our next scheduled course runs May 11, 2017 and as always we can come to your site to do a special course just for your committee members. Click here for more info.)
“Dedicated to helping achieve worksite safety through people.”
Welcome to The Pacific Safety Center!
The Pacific Safety Center is an organization of safety practitioners dedicated to helping achieve worksite safety through people.
We do this by offering:
– On-Going Safety Courses and Seminars
– Special OSH Conferences, Symposiums and Events
It was great to come back after a break of 6 years. The quality of speakers and staff of Pacific safety Center are bar none when it comes to safety conferences. Definitely worth it.Nicole BiernaczykIBEW Local 258
Continues to give me gold nuggets of safety to take back to share with co-workers and peers. Great motivator. Congrats on such a quality conference.Lorraine DouvilleCanadian Blood Services
Fantastic, motivational speakers. Great job to the organizers of the convention.Corey VialaAmbulance Paramedics of BC