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TechSpedite™ Tackles the Technician Shortage. Picture: Overhead view of mechanics looking at open truck in repair shop.

TechSpedite™ Tackles the Technician Shortage

With all the uneasiness surrounding the industry’s technician shortage, one company has developed a program aimed at tackling the issue head-on, with an expedited...
Renewed Training Alliance Between OSHA & Operation Engineers Local 150. Picture: Various job related words in different sizes and colours with the word training in the middle and highlighted.

Renewed Training Alliance Between OSHA & Operation Engineers Local 150

Training is something to be taken very seriously when it comes to operating heavy equipment. OSHA and the Operating Engineers Local 150 as well...
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Students Prepare for Construction Careers with Project Heavy Duty

Project Heavy Duty took high school students back to elementary school in order to perform preliminary groundwork for construction of a new school and...

OSHA Scissor Lift Safety Guidelines

Scissor lifts continue to cause preventable injuries and even deaths across the country. In the past one year alone, OSHA investigated more than 20...
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LED Lighting Manufacturer Offers Free Training Program to the Heavy-Duty Industry

In 2015, industrial LED manufacturer Optronics developed competition units for the Technology & Maintenance Council’s SuperTech competition so industry vehicle technicians could show off...
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Update Your Resume Now for the 2016 Job Market

In today's competitive job market, hiring managers are likely to decide with only a glance whether or not your resume is worth a closer...
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Presenting the Best at the Job Interview

Give a confidence boost  Before going into that interview for the perfect job, perform a confidence boost. Take some deep breaths and get the blood flowing...
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Northeast First Nations To Receive Skilled Jobs Training Thanks To B.C. Government

The B.C. government recently announced their plan to initiate four separate programs that will be geared towards training First Nations members with skills needed...
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Bendix Offers 17 Sessions for Bendix Brake Training School

Bendix has announced 17 Brake Training School sessions beginning in 2016. Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake and Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems will be opening up...
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Trades are Center Stage for Jobs in the Music Industry

“We literally do not have a stage to stand on if it’s not for the trades,” says Jason McCoy of The Road Hammers.Skilled trades...