The Finishing Trades Institute of British Columbia (FTIBC) administers the Safety Passport Program exclusively for IUPAT DC38 members. The FTIBC offers a wide variety of safety training courses throughout the on evenings and weekends.

Safety courses include:

  • Fall Protection
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platform operator training (Boom and Scissor Lift)
  • Occupational First Aid Level 1
  • WHMIS 2015
  • Swing Stage training
  • Scaffolds and Ladders,
  • Respirator training
  • Powder Actuated Tools
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Confined Space Awareness
  • Supervising for Safety
  • OFA Transportation Endorsements

The FTI also conducts Hearing Tests (Audiograms) for its members.

IUPAT members can log into the members page at District Council 38’s website ( to see and a list of courses currently offered and to enroll on-line.

If you have any questions regarding Health & Safety training, please send us an e-mail to

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