190619VANFO1 | Federal OHS Committee Part 1 VANCOUVER

190619VANFO1 | Federal OHS Committee Part 1 VANCOUVER

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Event Details

Certain workplaces such as Railways, Airports, Inter-Provincial Transport, Pipelines, Broadcasting Systems, Marine Shipping, Telephone Systems and Federal Government employees fall under federal health & safety legislation (Canada Labour Code Part II). This legislation specific program aims to prepare OH&S Committee members in the federal jurisdiction to play an active and confident role on joint committees. This introductory or ‘fundamentals’ Occupational Health and Safety course will introduce new committee members to the basic principles of workplace health and safety. This course also serves as a great ‘Back to Basics’ course for those OH&S Committee members who desire refresher training. In this course participants will:

  • Learn the legal responsibilities, duties and functions of the Joint OH&S Committee and Worker Representatives.
  • Learn about health and safety legislation (Provincial & Federal), workplace parties’ rights & responsibilities including the Right to Refuse unsafe work.
  • Indicate key elements of having an effective committee and the process of evaluation.
  • Identify the legal requirements of workplace Inspections and Investigations.
  • Understand how to conduct effective workplace inspections.
  • Learn about principles of workplace assessment and control strategies.
Audience: OH&S Committee Members, Managers and Worker Representatives.

Details Price Qty
Registrationshow details + $135.00 (CAD)  

  • June 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:30 pm

This is a private event and not open to the public.

Event Location

Lower Mainland - Maritime Labour Centre

Venue Phone: 604-254-9550

1880 Triumph Street, Vancovuer, British Columbia, Canada, V5L 1K3

Account Holders

If you will be registering multiple participants (minimum 10) throughout the year you may wish to open an account with us. To do so please contact us at: +1-888-223-5669 or ohsadmin@bcfed.ca

Register Early

Register early to receive 10% off our usual course price. *excludes 2019 Whistler OHS Skills Development Week and MHFA courses