JHSC Basic Certification Part I

Course Overview:

Basic training provides an overall knowledge of health and safety that applies to all workplaces. It includes training in:

  • Health and safety law
  • Hazard identification and control
  • Investigation techniques
  • Prevention resources

Every Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) must have at least two Certified members: one representing workers, and one from management. One worker and one management designated JHSC member must complete Part One and Part Two of the Training to maintain active Certification status.

Course Objectives:

This training provides an overall knowledge of health and safety concepts that apply to all workplaces. Participants review various pieces of legislation and a number of standards for health and safety and learn proper methods of recognizing, assessing and controlling workplace health and safety hazards. In addition, the knowledge to perform an accident investigation and workplace inspection.

  • How to read and understand the Occupational Health & Safety Act and its related regulations
  • Joint Health and Safety Committees and their role in building a safety culture
  • Understanding workplace safety
  • Understanding workplace health
  • Learn how to conduct an effective safety inspection of your workplace
  • How to conduct an Accident (Incident) Investigation

Who should attend:

  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Committee Members
  • Health and Safety Representatives

Course Duration: 3 Days
Cost: $ 399.00/ person + HST

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