Buildforce Canada: First Level Supervisor Training Program

Buildforce Canada: First Level Supervisor Training Program

Format: e-Learning - self paced

Duration: approximately 14 hours

Price: $400.00 + HST

***This course is Gold Seal accredited (4 Credits)***

Who Should Enroll: This course is intended for foremen and supervisors or any individual who want to become a First Level Supervisor in any part of the country, in any sector (residential, industrial, commercial, institutional, pipeline, civil).

This course offers the critical basic skills and concepts needed to supervise a crew in the residential, institutional, commercial, industrial and civil construction sectors. Supervisors play a key role in ensuring the job gets done on time, on budget and safely. This course will introduce you to all aspects of supervision, beginning with a discussion of the supervisor’s role and the skills required. Then, the supervision basics are covered: leadership vs. management, due diligence, communication skills, meetings, and handling disagreements and problems. The course then examines the supervisor’s role with respect to safety, looking at inspections, investigations and training. Human resource management comes next, including addressing personal problems and performance issues. The course introduces you to planning and scheduling, followed by productivity and quality, including problem solving for quality outcomes. The final section teaches you how to lead an effective work team by discussing concepts, motivation and team performance.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

• Build your supervisory skills

• Lead a work crew

• Communicate effectively

• Understand the supervisor’s role in safety and due diligence

• Develop and motivate teams

• Address performance issues

A final mark of 75% is required in order to receive a certificate of completion.

Facilitator: Buildforce Canada


Qty Item Price Description
e-Learning $400.00 1 Online PIN
Cancellation Policy

-Cancellations must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the course date to be eligible for a 75% refund of registration fees.
-No refunds will be issued after this date.
-If you register for the course and do not attend, you are liable for the full registration fee unless you cancel according to the terms stated above.
-If you are unable to attend after registering you may send a substitute up to and including the day of the course. Please provide a name and email address for name tag and records.
-CANS reserves the right to cancel any course and will, in such an event, provide a full refund of registrations fees. Every effort will be made to give registrants a reasonable notice of cancellation.
-No liability is assumed by the organization for changes in course dates, content, speakers, or venue.