Sponsors & Supporters

Thank you very much to the following companies for making the 2018 South Island Safety Conference a  reality!

Platinum Level

WorkSafe BC

We are committed to creating a province free from workplace injury or illness, and to providing service driven by our core values of integrity, accountability, and innovation. By partnering with workers and employers, we help British Columbians come home from work safe every day.

Gold Level

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BC Hazmat Management

We Respond, We Train, We Care!

    • Servicing BC & the Yukon, They are a leader in safety training, currently providing over 50 different safety courses taught by people who are hazmat responders and do the work. They also provide Emergency Response, their Safety Training Courses include AHERA (Asbestos) training and certification programs, Hazmat Surveys, Hazmat Consulting and the Packaging of Dangerous Goods


While you’re caring for your business let JohnOverall.com care for your website. With over 20+ years experience our hosting, maintenance and support programmes will keep your site running smoothly.  Think of us when you think of WordPress!

  • WordPress Hosting
  • WordPress Site Maintenance & Montering
  • Emergency Support for WordPress
  • WordPress Website Development

Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC

We know that with proper training and easy to follow processes that every business is capable of reducing their injury rates. Safety Culture, however, is more than following the rules. Safety Culture is a value that never changes and isn’t subject to shifting priorities within an organization.

When all levels of an organization understand the principle that the effective management of health and safety is essential to the long term profitability and sustainability then true safety culture is possible.

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Vancouver Island Construction Association

The Vancouver Island Construction Association is proud to provide essential skills training for the construction industry. Available year-round, our comprehensive program allows YOU to GROW, LEARN, CONNECT, and SAVE, while boosting your bidding, leadership, technical, safety, and fundamental skillsets. From classroom training to online education, we offer courses that will provide you with Licensed Residential Builder Training CPDs and Gold Seal Certification Credits to help you grow your business and raise industry standards.

VICA Contact Info: 250-388-6471 (both offices, Victoria & Nanaimo)

Silver Level


Canadian Society of Safety Engineering CSSE

CSSE members work in many different industries, but share one common goal: Ensuring our colleagues make it home safe at the end of the workday.

Bronze Level

Victoria Residential Builders Association (VRBA)

Since 1940, VRBA has been the professional industry voice of residential construction. Their builders, renovators, designers, trades, and suppliers are committed to designing and building the finest sustainable West Coast homes. View their members’ award-winning projects at careawards.ca.

Tourism Victoria is a not-for-profit membership-driven organization representing businesses and organizations that either are directly tourism-focused or support tourism activities. As the Greater Victoria’s Visitor and Convention Bureau, we work in partnership with over 950 members and municipalities across Greater Victoria and surrounding communities on Vancouver Island. Tourism is an estimated $1.9-billion-dollar industry in Greater Victoria and accounts for almost 22,000 jobs.Tourism Victoria’s core mandate is to market Victoria as a tourism and events destination. Memberships help us inspire the world to experience our beautiful destination and bring business to your front door! Join now or contact the Member Services team.

Island Tents & Events is Vancouver Island’s foremost provider for all events including birthday parties, weddings, reunions, corporate events, trade shows, festivals, fundraisers and sporting events. Our exceptional customer service and extensive inventory are incomparable, and we pride ourselves on our reliability and our ability to find solutions for every need. From tent rentals to one-stop concierge services, we are creating memories on Vancouver Island.

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We stand up for you.
When you let us know how you feel, we let “them” know. We do it armed with the facts and we say it with a credible voice. We are the true voice of business in Victoria. Read more here.
It’s about the company you keep.
Meeting people is the essence of business and entrepreneurship. We offer many fun, informative and collaborative ways to connect. You’re in good company. Read more here.
Your membership means business.
With everything from discounts to advertising and acknowledgment to group health insurance, we’re the connection you can’t do without.

Media Sponsors



Providing Audio Services

Leave nothing to chance! Although this may be your first wedding reception, anniversary, party or other important function, we have the experience and knowledge to make your function a success. Let us take the worry out of your special event.
Entertainment Unlimted offers you:
•Trustworthy & personable service
•Knowledeable, experienced DJ’s
•Professional and quality sound systems
•Specialty lighting equipment upon request
•Constantly growing, up to date music compilation
•Your event will be memorable
•Requests are always welcome

Hearing Tests on-site at the conference!

Industrial Hearing
We are certified by WorkSafeBC (WCB) to provide annual hearing tests to employees who are exposed to hazardous noise. Our new state-of-the-art Mobile Testing Unit enables us to perform all WCB mandatory hearing tests and services right at your job site. We do it fast and efficiently, PLUS we save you money!

**Visit the NEXGEN booth at the conference to book your time for a hearing test in their mobile test center.

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Lanyards and more!

When was the last time you experienced exceedingly exceptional customer service?

When did a business you deal with make you feel as special and important as you aspire to make your own customers feel? Is the art of customer service dead? Deceased? Dearly departed?

At Island Business Print Group, we want to resuscitate your faith in mind-blowing customer service. No defibrillator paddles or high voltage necessary!