Training

On Side is the only restoration company in Canada to combine a detached on-site training center, and...

On Side is the only restoration company in Canada to combine a detached on-site training center, and demonstration area. Located on our head office property our Training Centre is dedicated to the continued education of our employees, hosting staff from all of our branches across B.C. and Alberta as well as visitors from within our industry. Occupational related topics associated with the restoration and insurance industries are offered in a series of on-going programs in addition to specific or special events.

Here are some of the certifications that individuals can receive:

  • Applied Microbial Remediation Technician
  • Applied Structural Drying
  • Carpet Cleaning
  • Health & Safety Technician
  • Health & Safety Equivalent
  • Journeyman Fire & Smoke Restorer
  • Journeyman Textile Cleaner
  • Journeyman Water Restorer
  • Master Fire & Smoke Restorer
  • Master Water Restorer
  • Odour Control
  • CPT Repair & Reinstallation
  • Fire & Smoke Restoration
  • Upholstery & Fabric Cleaning
  • Water Damage
  • Water Damage Restoration

We are constantly updating our knowledge and processes in step with regulation changes:

  • The testing & data interpretation of mould, remediation protocols and procedures related to mould.
  • Provincial and federal asbestos regulations, building material inspection requirements, how to interpret asbestos inspection reports, and abatement protocols & procedures.
  • The safety regulations & recovery procedures when facing trauma scene and biohazard situations.
  • How to recognize clandestine drug labs, the chemistry behind Methamphetamine manufacturing, health effects of Meth, the Meth lab restoration process and government regulations and the legal environment.
  • Water classifications and the drying procedures & timeliness, safety concerns and procedures and the restoration process.
  • Safety precautions and proper handling of contaminated water loss situations, the importance of proper drying and decontamination procedures, and prevention and restoration protocols and procedures.
  • Contents recovery after fire and smoke damage, new technologies in odour removal, and restoration procedures.

LOCATIONS

Head Office
3157 Grandview Hwy
Vancouver, BC, V5M 2E9
Tel: 604-293-1596
Fax: 604-293-2274
Toll Free: 1-888-663-6604

Calgary
AB

403-291-2980

Duncan
BC

250-701-9002

Edmonton
AB

780-497-7972

Grande Prairie
AB

780-532-5883

Kamloops
BC

250-377-1240

Kelowna
BC

250-491-8224

Kitchener
ON

519-896-6700

Lethbridge
AB

403-394-2980

London
ON

519-652-1152

Medicine Hat
AB

403-528-6470

Nanaimo
BC

250-753-1088

Red Deer
AB

403-340-8884

St. John's
NL

709-579-9038

Surrey
BC

604-501-0828

Toronto
ON

905-474-3710

Vancouver
BC

604-293-1596

Vernon
BC

250-558-5302

Victoria
BC

250-479-7075

Woodstock
ON

519-533-6020

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