Technology and Skills Workshops

Continuing Education offers a variety of workshops! They are designed to develop/enhance your skills in a specific area. Invest 10 hours, or less, of your time and learn something new.

This list is for the entire Fall 2020 term.

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Asbestos Awareness – SAFE10109

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Recognize the dangers of working with materials that may contain asbestos. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 1 hour. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Basic Electrical Safety – SAFE10110

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Understand the different types of electricity, such as low voltage, high voltage, and static electricity, to be more aware of electrical safety. This is for non-electricians. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 1 hour. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Basic Rigger & Signalman I-CAB – SAFE10119

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I-CAB Recognized/OHSA compliant. Covers rigging, determining load weight, center of gravity, basic hitches, lifting hardware, below-the-hook-devices, verbal communication, hand signals and more. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 3 hours. You will receive information at your Mohawk email address on accessing your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Blockchain Workshop – INFO10284

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What is a Blockchain and Cryptography? What are Bitcoin and Ethereum? How do distributed networks play a role (peer-to-peer protocols)? Explore the role of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other blockchains like HyperLedger, in monetary policy, healthcare, data storage and other industrial/commercial applications. Understand blockchain fundamentals, Bitcoin and Ethereum, and their current and potential applications.

Confined Space Awareness for Entrants and Monitors – SAFE10113

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Provides an overview of confined spaces and explains how to safely manage confined space entries. This awareness course follows the CSA 1006-10 Management of Work in Confined Spaces standard. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 2 hours. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Cyber Security Workshop – INFO10285

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With Cybercrime at an all-time high it is no longer an option to forgo cyber security even in a small business or at home, everyone is at risk. Focus on small business and home owners who want to learn how to better secure their home or business networks against cyber threats. Gain knowledge on cyber threats and vulnerabilities and how to protect against them.

Drone Introduction – AFTD10036

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Interested in Drones? Curious as to how drones work and how to fly one? Want to see how using a drone could help you in your business, or just for fun? Join our Drone Introduction workshop to see what can be done with drones, and to learn more about our RPAS courses.

Electrical Safety Training Systems Electrical Workers (Canada) – SAFE10114

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Understand arc flash, shock and application of the CSA Z462 Workplace Electrical Safety Standard. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 6 hours. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Front End Loader - Operation and Safety I-CAB – SAFE10122

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CSA/OHS-Compliant/I-CAB Recognized. Satisfies Canada's requirements for the classroom portion of operator safety training. Introduces the equipment, maintenance and inspections, hazards, safe operation, and more. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approx. 2 hrs. You will receive information at your Mohawk email address on accessing the course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Industrial Ergonomics – SAFE10103

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Recognize ergonomic problems and their potential adverse effects, as well as pragmatic solutions which can be used to address these problems. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 1 hour. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Programming Workshop – INFO10286

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Explore the core ideas and skills a coder needs when programming on any platform with any language. Focus on the most important languages like JavaScript, C, Ruby, and Python. Discover the strengths of each languages and learn why you might choose one over another. Goals include: recognizing what is common across all of these languages; identifying what the program is doing under the hood; and making sense of the buzzwords and jargon that you cannot avoid when programming.

Slips, Trips, Falls – SAFE10106

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Identify hazardous conditions and unsafe practices that can lead to slips, trips, and falls in the workplace. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 1 hour. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Traffic Control Persons for Construction I-CAB – SAFE10128

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Explains the techniques, equipment, how to control traffic effectively in a variety of construction scenarios, safety and legal requirements for traffic control persons in a construction environment. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 1 hour. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Canada – SAFE10107

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Understand the basics of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Canada regulations and how to recognize and handle dangerous goods. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 1 hour. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

WHMIS 2015 – SAFE10108

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Educate everyone in the workplace, including workers, employers, and suppliers, on the new WHMIS 2015 revised standards for hazardous materials in Canada. Course must be completed by scheduled end date; run time is approximately 2 hours. You will receive information at your Mohawk College email address on how to access your course. Downloadable certificate of completion available upon successfully completing course.

You're Hacked. Now What? – CYBR10012

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An estimated 54% of companies have experienced cyber attacks in the last 12 months. Examine the impact of phishing, malware and hacking in this hands-on workshop. Take this opportunity to apply simple and proven strategies to prevent access to sensitive information and learn to develop an incident response plan. Corporate training opportunities are available - contact cetechnology [at] mohawkcollege.ca.