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Level 2: Desk Assessment

  • Issued: December 8, 2014
  • Content last reviewed: December 2014

At the desk assessment stage of the training provider application, the ministry will:

  • Verify the training provider application is in a format acceptable to the Ministry and contains itemized information in the order set out in the “Documents Checklist”;
  • Verify the training provider application meets the requirements outlined in the Working at Heights Training Provider and Training Program Standards; and
  • Assess and evaluate elements of the training program using an appropriate subject matter expert.

On completion of the desk assessment, if the training provider application meets the requirements of the working at heights training standards, the ministry will notify the applicant, in writing, that the field assessment phase has been initiated.

If the training provider application does not meet the requirements, the ministry will, notify the applicant in writing that:

Applicants must notify the ministry in writing to:

  • Address the list of deficiencies and provide changes or updates to the previously submitted training provider application within forty-five (45) business days of the ministry's last review of the application;
    Or
  • Withdraw their training provider application from the process.

If the applicant is unable to re-submit the updated training provider application within forty-five (45) business days, the applicant may request an extension, in writing, to the ministry.

At the second review desk assessment of the training provider application, the ministry will verify the applicable documents have been revised to address the list of deficiencies.

Upon completion of the second review of the desk assessment, if the training provider application meets the requirements, the ministry will notify the applicant, in writing, the field assessment phase has been initiated.

Upon the second review of the desk assessment, if the training provider application does not meet the requirements, the ministry will notify the applicant, in writing, the training provider application has been rejected (see Rejection of Training Provider Application).

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