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
Abbotsford BC
604-850-2188
Barrie ON
705-712-0133
Calgary AB
403-291-2980
Dartmouth NS
902-579-7397
Duncan BC
250-701-9002
Durham BC
905-420-3817
Edmonton AB
780-497-7972
Grande Prairie AB
780-532-5883
Hamilton ON
226-792-7299
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
Niagara ON
905-354-2951
Red Deer AB
403-340-8884
Squamish BC
604-892-0222
St. John's NL
709-579-9038
Surrey BC
604-501-0828
Toronto ON
905-474-3710
Truro NS
416-298-2891
Vancouver BC
604-293-1596
Vernon BC
250-558-5302
Victoria BC
250-479-7075
Woodstock ON
519-533-6020