Each candidate who is entering as a student for the purpose of receiving construction site training courses, must sign an application form that will stipulate that the student hereby voluntarily agrees to the following:
a. A statement where the candidate agrees to share their personal information contained within the registration package with the training centre and to WorkSafeBC if required.
E.g “by signing this application form the registrant agrees to share their personal
information with WorkSafeBC. BSTS acknowledges that any information obtained and disclosed to WorkSafeBC will be subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act “FOIPPA”
b. Candidates will provide the following information: legal name; permanent mailing address; current phone number; date of birth; and date of application
c. A statement whereas the candidate hereby agrees to preform his/her duties as an operator according to the principles set forth within the training outline of the designated course and will also adhere to the terms and conditions of the certificate as designated within the course training guide; OHSR and associated guidelines relevant to scope of work training.
i. Consent can be withdrawn at any time by giving reasonable notice, unless withdrawing consent would frustrate our performance of any legal obligation. You may refuse to provide certain information to BSTS, but such refusal may prevent you from being eligible for some certifications (e.g., Occupational First Aid).
BSTS will not collect, use or disclose personal information except for the identified purposes for collection, unless BSTS receives additional consent, or the processing is authorized without consent. BSTS will disclose personal information where authorized by or required by law, and for the purpose of issuing certification (e.g., WorkSafeBC, Canadian Red Cross, Fraser Health, etc.) BSTSmay also use the information for internal marketing and to remind students when their certification is expiring. BSTS will not share personal information such as names and email addresses with any other marketing agencies.