Safety sessions for trades workers

Get the safety training you need

BC Hydro offers free electrical safety training for trades workers so you can work safely around electrical lines.

Choose from online or classroom training.

Who should attend

Trades workers who work around high-voltage power lines, overhead or underground, including: arborists, construction workers, crane operators, painters, carpenters, and heavy equipment and truck operators.

What you'll learn

Both the online and classroom training will teach you how to work safely around electricity. By the end of the course you'll know and understand how to spot electrical hazards, the limits of approach as required by WorkSafe BC, and what to do in the event of electrical contact.

What you'll get

  • Certificate of electrical safety course completion

Course details