With close to 700 members, VRCA is British Columbia’s largest and most inclusive regional construction association, representing union and non-union, general and trade contractors, manufacturers, suppliers, and professionals who service the industrial, commercial and institutional construction industry throughout the Lower Mainland.
As the industry’s business hub, VRCA provides the resources you need to be informed, productive, competitive and, most importantly, profitable over the long term.
The Alliance coordinates multiple stakeholders to act together on priority issues impacting the province’s manufacturers. The goal is to ensure all British Columbians continue to benefit from the economic growth, high-value outputs and high-paying jobs found across all types of manufacturing in the province.
The Alliance provides a common platform for its members to improve economies of scale and joint-efforts in project management, training, capacity building, corporate services support, and government / public relations.
NIS Training strives to provide companies with the highest training standards for an affordable investment. All their mobile equipment operator and trainer certification programs are regulatory compliant with the most current regulation and standards. When a student leaves their programs, they will learn the safety theory, but, also understand the logic (“WHY”) behind it.
They have a resource network available to anyone who needs more information in regards to regulations or site specific needs.
30 years ago, when Simon (founder) was a Loss Prevention & Safety Manager, he found that forklifts were no exception to the company safety concerns. After taking on a roll as a certified trainer on forklifts and later upgrading that training to include all aspects of heavy mobile equipment, he became a lead executive within the company as a Certified Master Trainer.
For the past 16 years, they have created exceptional training for clients in all types of industry from construction to warehousing from the oil industry to theater stage crews, but to mention a few. With their process and materials for training trainers and operators, you need look no further. Their team of dedicated and knowledgeable trainers look forward to working with you to develop a safer and more efficient workplace.