A BCSF SledSafe program should be your first step towards a lifetime of responsible riding. As the industry leader in BC, the BCSF supports a team of highly qualified, licensed contract instructors to deliver our programs throughout the province. Course providers must meet minimum requirements for insurance, regulatory, and program delivery quality to ensure students receive the best learning experience possible. No matter what your age, level of expertise, time commitment, or riding needs may be, there is a SledSafe program to enhance your skills.
Sled Safe Industrial Operator Course
The BCSF Sled Safe Industrial Operators course is a two-day program providing hands-on experiential training, with emphasis on safety and regulatory requirements for operating a snowmobile in the BC workplace. At the end of the course, students will be able to:
Employ techniques to minimize risk while operating a snowmobile
Recognize machine components and their use
Demonstrate safe riding techniques
Apply strategies for managing terrain and conditions
Students will receive a certificate of completion valid for three years upon successful completion of the program.
The BCSF Sled Safe Online Safety Course is an online resource developed to assist recreational riders gain the skills and awareness required for safe operation of their machine in BC. The course uses a combination of award-winning videos, realistic illustrations, and interactive animations to teach essential safe snowmobiling practices. Students can progress at their own pace through the six learning units:
Preparing to Ride
Riding your Snowmobile
Improving Your Riding
Riding Safety & Responsibly
Preparing for the Unexpected
Observing Snowmobile Laws in BC
The course uses responsive website design so students can complete it anywhere, on any device that connects to the internet.
Upon completion, you will be able to immediately print an online course completion document.