Learn about the safe operation of wellhead boom trucks. This program covers boom truck inspections, safe operating practices, rules and responsibilities, reading and using capacity charts, wire rope, rigging safety and hands-on-boom operation.
Personnel engaged in wellhead pumping wireline, coiled tubing operations, snubbing and perforating operations, and rig up and rig out slant service rig operations.
Alberta - This course has been approved by Alberta Advanced Education as meeting the training requirements for a Wellhead Boom Truck Operator certification.
Saskatchewan - The Alberta Advanced Education Wellhead Boom Truck Operator certification is also accepted by the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission for wellhead operations in Saskatchewan.
British Columbia - Enform’s Wellhead Boom Truck Operator training certificate is endorsed by WorkSafeBC for wellhead operations in British Columbia; however, operators must register with the British Columbia Association of Crane Safety (BCACS) before they can work in British Columbia. Please visit the BCACS website at www.bcacs.ca for more information.
APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING PROGRAM
The Enform Wellhead Boom Truck Operator (WHBT) course is the technical training component for candidates pursuing apprenticeship in the WHBT trade.Candidates wishing to pursue an apprenticeship in the WHBT trade must first submit a completed Apprenticeship Application Form to Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) for approval. Application forms and additional information on the WHBT trade are available from any AIT office or at tradesecrets.alberta.ca.
Once registered with AIT and accepted as a Registered Apprentice, the candidate may apply and register for the Enform WHBT course.
Once the candidate application has been processed and accepted by AIT:
1. Complete and submit the WHBT application form to email@example.com
2. Upon notification from Enform that the application is successful, contact Enform (enrolment services) to enrol in an upcoming WHBT course
As an alternative to attending regularly scheduled WHBT courses at Enform offices, Enform also offers this course on a contract basis at employer sites. Employers may contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details and contract pricing.
Please ensure you bring your own equipment