Online Training

Pipeline Construction Safety Training (PCST)

Pipelines enable the safe flow of oil and natural gas into domestic and international marketplaces. This Gold Seal Canadian Construction Association (CCA) recognized course examines the risks and hazards associated with pipeline construction and how these can be avoided. Content is provided via videos, activities, and real-world scenarios.


Course Overview

This course utilizes scenarios and activities inspired by real-world events to provide safety knowledge pertaining to pipeline construction. Designed for both entry-level and experienced pipeline construction workers, this online course provides an in-depth analysis of hazards related to all phases of pipeline construction. By the end of this course, you will be able to recognize and avoid the common hazards related to pipeline construction so that you can return home safely at the end of your shift. Course hours can be put towards the Gold Seal Certification application for credits, subject to credit approval upon review. Note: every 6 hours of learning equals 1 Gold Seal credit.

Course Topics

This Pipeline Construction Safety Training course aims to give you a basic understanding of pipeline construction, including general terms, safety measures, and the processes used to construct a pipeline.

The content covered in this course is presented in the following 10 chapters:

• Chapter 1: General Overview
• Chapter 2: General Hazards
• Chapter 3: Chemical Hazards
• Chapter 4: Personal Protective Equipment
• Chapter 5: Working Environments
• Chapter 6: General Rights and Responsibilities
• Chapter 7: Right of Way Preparation
• Chapter 8: Pipe Assembly
• Chapter 9: Pipe Installation and Cleanup
• Chapter 10: Incident and Emergency Response

Online Course Duration

Approximately 6 hours

Pass mark

A mark of 80% or higher is required to obtain a certificate of completion.


Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.

Registration Fee: $98.95

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