North Vancouver Island’s premier conference on safety
This exciting three-day conference, with optional third day post-conference training sessions, is proudly presented by the Strathcona Regional District and will take place at the Strathcona Gardens Recreation Complex. North Vancouver Island’s premier conference on safety will feature a variety of hot topics for everyone from the most experienced safety professional to new safety committee members.
This year marks the ten-year anniversary of the Upper Island Safety Conference and we are excited to watch the event grow and improve each year. The Upper Island Safety Conference and Trade Show Exhibition features 15 educational sessions, 2 keynote speakers, 3 optional post-conference training sessions, and 25 exhibitor booths. More than 200 delegates from Western Canada are expected. The Upper Island Safety Conference and Trade Show continue to offer a competitively priced experience through a combination of exceptional education sessions, keynote speakers and trade show exhibits.
Who should attend
- Safety committee members
- Facility supervisors and managers
- Safety officers and professionals
- Safety business owners
- Safety business sales representatives
- Anyone responsible for safety at work
- Anyone employed in the business of safety
- 15 educational sessions
- 2 keynote speakers
- 3 optional post conference training sessions
- 25 exhibitor booths
- More than 200 delegates expected
- Free admission to Strathcona Gardens Recreation Complex
Two full days of presenters and speakers
The Upper Island Safety Conference and Trade Show continues to offer a competitively priced experience.
The Happiness Expert
Few leaders have as much and as varied experience in the field of Safety and Disability Management. Paul has a proven 20-year track record as a senior leader within worker’s compensation systems and a consulting expert for high claims volume and high-risk employers.
As a public speaker and trainer, Paul’s authentic and passionate commitment to his subject matter shines through. Each presentation is packed with useful information and practical tools. Accented by playful and funny storytelling.
Canada’s 2013 Safety Professional of the Year
Dave Fennell is safety! Dave has made a career (29 years to be exact) of hands-on practical safety to help front line workers go home safety every day and to assist the most senior management develop and sustain approaches to safety that are world class.
His work in safety has been used in safety management videos and training by companies around the world and his work within the Safety Profession earned him the honor of being named Canada’s Safety Professional of the Year.
Senior Consultant, KWELA Consulting
Occupational Safety Expert, Consulting in Safety
MSc, CCC Executive Director/Counsellor, Upper Island Counselling
Occupational Safety Officer Prevention Field Services, WorkSafeBC
Operations Manager, Jeune Landing / Quatsino DLS, Western Forest Products
Dr. Phil Sietz
Doctor of Optometry, FYI Doctors
Capital Projects & Hydro Ops, BC Hydro
Jessie D. Kunce
Occupational Safety Officer Prevention Field Services, WorksafeBC
Industry & Labour Services Specialist, WorkSafeBC
MBA, CRSP EHS Consultant
A third day of exceptional training sessions
Choose from three optional post-conference professional development courses and register below.
BC Hydro - Electrical Safety Training for Municipal and Trades Workers
WorkSafeBC - Occupation First Aid - Level 1
BC Forest Safety Council - JHSC Fundamentals
Register online today
Early bird deadline discounts will be added at checkout.
Upper Island Safety Conference Age:
|2019 Trade Show|
|May 27th - May 28th||Everyday||7:00AM - 4:15PM||12 spot(s) left|
|2 Sessions||$500.00||Register Online|
|2019 Upper Island Safety Conference|
|May 27th - May 28th||Everyday||8:30AM - 2:30PM||196 spot(s) left|
|2 Sessions||$415.00||Register Online|
|Post Conference - BC Hydro - Electrical Safety Training for Municipal and Trades Workers - Session 1|
|May 29th - May 29th||Once||8:30AM - 10:30AM||13 spot(s) left|
|1 Sessions||$100.00||Register Online|
|Post Conference - WorkSafeBC - Occupational First Aid - Level 1|
|May 29th - May 29th||Once||8:30AM - 4:30PM||18 spot(s) left|
|1 Sessions||$110.00||Register Online|
|VIP North Room|
|Post Conference -BC Forest Safety Council - JHSC Fundamentals|
|May 29th - May 29th||Once||8:30AM - 4:30PM||8 spot(s) left|
|1 Sessions||$325.00||Register Online|
|Post Conference - BC Hydro - Electrical Safety Training for Municipal and Trades Workers - Session 2|
|May 29th - May 29th||Once||11:00AM - 1:00PM||15 spot(s) left|
|1 Sessions||$100.00||Register Online|
We want to take this opportunity to acknowledge our sponsors. Thank you for your continued support of the Upper Island Safety Conference. We couldn’t host this event without you!
Over 25 exhibitor booths offer an opportunity to explore Canada’s leading occupational health and safety products and network with other safety organizations and professionals.
Anchor Inn & Suites Hotel
A limited number of guest rooms have been allocated to interested conference delegates at a discounted rate of $124.00 per night. Rate includes a complimentary hot plated breakfast featuring bacon, eggs, hash brown, toast & coffee/tea. All guest rooms feature a microwave, mini-fridge, high-speed wireless internet and unlimited local calling. The hotel features an oceanfront restaurant, business station, large indoor pool, hot tub and exercise room.
- Discounted rate for conference delegates: $124 per night.
- Complimentary hot breakfast
- Oceanfront restaurant, business station, large indoor pool, hot tub and exercise room.