POST Guide to Levels 1 & 2

POST LEVELS – GUIDELINE

 POST 2017 L1 DECAL

POST BBS - Level 1

Course level outcome:

Users will have an in-depth understanding of POST requirements when working in both construction (fenced) and maintenance settings.

Upon completion students should be able to:

Core competencies

  • Understand their role and responsibility on a job site with respect to POST requirements
  • Perform Last Minute Risk Assessments
  • Understand and complete POST documentation
  • Identify, Assess & Mitigate workplace hazards
  • Knowledge of basic PPE including inspection and care

Recommended users:

  • New workers
  • Indirect users i.e. Companies that may not fall under the category list 

POST 2017 L2 DECAL

POST BBS Level 2

Course level outcome:

Users will have an in-depth knowledge of POST requirements based on a supervisor and/or leadership perspective. In addition, a high-level understanding of POST documentation including the ability to perform Planned Job Observation and & JSA quality evaluations.

Upon completion students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate core competencies at a higher level
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities with respect to enforcing site rules and POST requirements
  • Improved hazard identification and mitigation skills when completing JSAs
  • Use critical thinking when performing Planned Job Observations & Hazard Identification
  • Have an increased knowledge of the levels of protection of certain PPE

Recommended users:

  • Supervisors
  • Lead hands
  • Foreman
  • Workers with POST certification of 2 years or more wanting more in-depth

Companies who are unsure should verify with POST administration office at 1-866-360-6722 or speak to their contractor and/or oil company representative.

If you require the course immediately it is recommended to take Level 1

POST – Company Categories

Architects

Carpentry

Carwash - Equipment Maintenance, Supplies

Cleaning Service

Communications / Telephone / Satellite

Concrete

Cranes

Demolition

Doors / Shutters / Awnings / Overhead

Drafting

Drilling

Drywall

Electrical Contractor

Engineering & Consulting

Environmental Consulting

Excavating (includes Daylighting and Hydro Excavating) 

Fire Protection

Flooring

Food & Beverage Equipment

Gases, Air

General Contractor

Glazing

Government / Regulator

HVAC

Landscaping

Lighting

Locksmith

Masonry

Painting Contractor

Paving

Petroleum Contractors (includes sub-categories below)

  Tank Installation/Removal

  Tank Monitoring

  Tank Testing

  Equipment Maintenance

  Bulk Plants

  Cathodic Protection Testing

  Piping

Plumbing

Refrigeration

Remediation (includes sub-categories below)

  Asbestos abatement

  Contaminated Liquid management

  Contaminated Product facilities

  Soil remediation

  Spill response

Roofing

Safety Consultants

Security Systems

Sewer / Water

Siding Contractor

Signs / Canopies

Surveyors

Tank Trucks Maintenance/Inspections

Traffic Control

Utility Locators

Vacuum Truck Service

Waste Management

Welding

Last modified: Tuesday, 20 December 2016, 10:45 AM