CHES Maritime

November 28, 2023 - Mark your Calendars!



Dear Members of CHES Maritime Chapter:

I am writing to you today to make you aware that CHES Maritime will be hosting a complimentary Fall Educational Day to be held on Tuesday, November 28, 2023, 8:30 to 4 at the Best Western Glenngarry in Truro Nova Scotia.

This educational session is FREE to any CHES Maritime members as well as non - CHES members within hospital and long-term care maintenance/operations in the Maritimes. Breakfast and a lunch will be provided. This is an opportunity for front line staff to receive some great professional development and provide networking opportunities with colleagues from across the Maritimes. Attendees are certain to learn new concepts that will benefit our healthcare organizations.

Topics will include areas important to the safe operations and maintenance of our healthcare facilities, such as:
•  The importance of computerized maintenance management systems to healthcare
•  Asbestos information session
•  Hoarding techniques to meet infection control standards
•  Roofing maintenance
•  Chiller maintenance
•  Power Quality: Understanding it, identifying it, & resolving it
•  Water management plans assisting with legionella prevention 

The seminar line up is outlined below and the full program will be sent out in the next couple weeks.

To register, please provide name, position, main facility or company, phone number and e-mail to:
Debra Fenton Phone 506-648-6745 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For those requiring overnight accommodations, The Best Western Glenngarry offer a Single room for $149 plus tax.
Reservation number (800) 780-7234 Hotel direct (902) 893-4311

Hope to see you all at this event.

Best Regards,

Robert Barss
Chair CHES Maritime Chapter (902) 527-8257

2023 Fall CHES Maritime Educational Session
Tuesday November 28
Best Western Glengarry, 150 Willow Street, Truro Nova Scotia


Sign in and breakfast start at 8:30; Seminars begin at 9:30

 9:30-10:15 Seminar 1 - The importance of a CMMS to healthcare 
  Speaker: Eric Deveaux 
10:15-11:00 Seminar 2 - Asbestos information session
  Speaker: Chris Gallivan
11:15-12:00 Seminar 3 - Hoarding techniques to meet infection control standards
  Speaker: Larry Gibbons
12:00-12:45  Seminar 4 - Roofing maintenance 
  Speaker: Jamie Doucette 
1:15-2:00  Seminar 5 - Chiller maintenance 
  Speaker: Wayne Chiasson 
2:30-3:15  Seminar 6 - Power Quality: Understanding it, identifying it, & resolving it 
  Speaker: Randy Hayward 
3:15-4:00 Seminar 7 - Water management plans assisting with legionella prevention
  Speaker: Terry Runka