Ammonia Safety
Training Essentials

Protecting People & the Environment

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Are you a first responder, or do you work around refrigeration or other ammonia-related environments? Join us at the Ammonia Safety Training Essentials Conference in Abbotsford & Kelowna BC, hosted by Electrogas and Fraser Valley Refrigeration. This essential event is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent and respond to ammonia-related accidents and emergencies. Don’t miss out on this pivotal opportunity to improve your preparedness and response capabilities.

About the Conference

The Ammonia Safety Training Institute (ASTI) will lead the conference, driven by its mission to eliminate ammonia-related accidents and injuries through prevention, mitigation, preparedness (PMP), and the One Plan for Emergency Response. ASTI’s vision is clear: not a single person should be harmed by ammonia products.


  • Chemical Properties of Ammonia
  • Physiological Effects of Ammonia on the Body
  • Hazards, Risks, and Threats
  • Discussion on Various PPE
  • Real-Life Lessons Learned
  • The Four Stages of Response – Tabletop Review

The main speaker, SCOTT SILVA, Chief of Operations & Industrial Emergency Planning for ASTI, will bring his extensive expertise to the conference, ensuring attendees gain invaluable insights and practical knowledge.

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At a young age, Scott Silva went off to a Heating, Ventilation, Air-conditioning, & Refrigeration (HVACR) trade school in Phoenix, Arizona. Upon returning to his hometown of Santa Cruz, California he resumed his job performing Plumbing, Heating, Air-conditioning, and commercial refrigeration. In 1985, Silva joined the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union where he spent the next five years in an apprenticeship course and graduated in 1993 to become an Instructor of the Pipefitters Trade. Silva then graduated the instructors training program from the United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters Union in 1998. 

In February 2022, Scott retired from the Plumbers and Pipefitters Union, capping off a distinguished career dedicated to advancing the HVACR industry and training the next generation of professionals. He is now the Chief of Operations & Industrial Emergency Planning for the Ammonia Safety Training Institute (ASTI), where he continues to promote safety and excellence in the industry.

Scott Silva’s extensive expertise and dedication make him an invaluable speaker for our event.

Certification and Pricing

Conference attendees will receive 5 hours of RETA PDH as well as a certificate of completion from ASTI. Take advantage of EARLY BIRD PRICING OF $80 until July 31, 2024. After that, the price is $100 until registration closes. With only 200 spots available, be sure to secure your place early.

Register Today

Early Bird Pricing ends July 31, 2024

Need More Info?

Give our office a call 1-866-341-6167

September 10, 2024 - Abbotsford, British Columbia

Venue Location
Bradner Hall
5305 Bradner Road, Abbotsford, BC

Hotel Location
Best Western Plus
32110 Marshall Road, Abbotsford, BC

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Phone >> 1-800-771-3077

September 12, 2024 - Kelowna, British Columbia

Venue Location
Rutland Centennial Hall
215 Shepherd Road, Kelowna, BC

Hotel Location
Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel & Suites
2402 Hwy 97 North, Kelowna, BC

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Phone >> 1‑888‑860‑1212

Current Sponsors

Explore our sponsors for the Ammonia Safety Training Essentials Conference, showcasing leading industry names committed to safety and innovation. They support our dedication to exploring and sharing best practices in ammonia safety with those who need it most.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

There are limited sponsorship opportunities available, which include having your logo on marketing materials. Contact us for more details on how you can support this critical event.