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November 2016

Canada’s Building Trades Unions Welcome Pipeline Announcement

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OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) welcomes the announcement of approval of two major pipeline projects by the Rt. Hon. Justin Trudeau.

Skilled trades people and Canada’s economy depend on major resource projects for sustained prosperity. This announcement means increased certainty for employment prospects for our members in the coming years in Alberta and beyond. Pipelines don’t mean temporary construction jobs, they mean generational jobs at both ends of the line.

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Health & Safety Training courses available in December!

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There are free safety courses available for Fall protection, Level 1 First Aid, and Swing Stage coming up in December!

Log on as a Member and select the Register for a Safety Course button to see a list of course times currently offered. You can enroll immediately using your computer or mobile device. When you enroll, you will receive an automated confirmation of your registration and will be sent a reminder 72 hours before the commencement of your selection.

All Safety Courses are held at the Finishing Trades Institute of B.C.

Register now….courses fill on a first come-first served basis with limited seating for each class.

Safety training inquiries can be sent to