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METI’s Safety Certified Labourers are in Demand!

METI’s Safety Certified Labourers are ready for today’s job market, “Employment in Canada’s construction and maintenance industry is anticipated to grow by 50,200 workers by 2029.

When coupled with the anticipated retirement of more than 257,000 construction workers over the same period, the industry will need to recruit more than 307,000 workers over the decade to keep pace with demand…” 

– BuildForce Canada

METI’s Safety Certified Labourers Receive in-Demand Certifications

Our Safety Certified Labourer training will certify you to perform a variety of in-demand tasks such as use an air purifying respirator (APR), enter confined spaces, work at heights, and operate equipment such as mobile elevated work platforms (Boom & Scissor Lift) and skid steers.

(Program start date is pending approval of the NS Dept. of Advanced Education.)

  1. Aerial Lift Safety Training – Boom Lift And Scissor Lift Training
  2. Air Purifying Respirator Training
  3. Asbestos Awareness Training
  4. Basic Fire Safety Training
  5. Basic Frame Scaffold Training – Staging User & Erector Training
  6. Basic Personal Protective Equipment – PPE Training
  7. Career Development Training
  8. Confined Space Training
  9. Construction Basics
  10. Fall Protection Training
  11. Forklift Operator Safety Training
  12. Gas Detection Training
  13. Occupational Health & Safety Training – OH&S
  14. Standard (Intermediate) Workplace First Aid CPR C and AED
  15. Skid Steer Operator Training
  16. Traffic Control Person TCP  Training
  17. Trenching & Excavating Awareness Training
  18. WHMIS Training
Safety Certified Labourer
Congratulations, Reggie on graduating Safety Certified Labourer Training, and on securing a job immediately after graduation! (November, 2022)

Work in specific phases of construction, such as carpentry, bricklaying, roofing, pipefitting, as well as in manufacturing, oil and gas, and other industries.

Safety Certified Labourer
Safety Certified Labourer students getting certified in Basic Frame Scaffolding (Staging User & Erector).

METI maintains industry relationships across Canada!

  • We train for over 500 business and trade professionals.
  • We supply employers with Safety Certified Labourers.
  • Our Safety Certified Labourer Program was developed with industry professionals who continue to work with us, ensuring that you have the most hirable skills in the industry.

METI’s Safety Certified Labourer Program was developed to meet the job requirements of a labourer across many industries here in Nova Scotia, Central and Western Canada or across the country.

The program has been reviewed by Industry Professionals and provides training for the skills and certifications needed to give you a competitive edge for hiring.

Safety Certified Labourer

Admission to our Safety Certified Labourer Program is easy and fast!

Joe and Shannon are here to discuss and help you with funding and student loan options that may be available!

Please call or send them an email to learn more.
902-539-9766 or email

Click to learn about funding/financing options that may be available.

Next Start Date:  TBD

End Date:  TBD

Duration: 4 Weeks (140 Hours)

Total Cost: $3250.00

Please contact us at
send us an email or drop by our office at 301 Alexandra St, Sydney
for more information.

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