SUMMARY

Course length: Half Day
Cost $200
Worker Awareness Training is a great way to promote a healthy safety culture and improve communication within the Internal Responsibility System that will help reduce incidents, injuries, illness and fatalities in Ontario workplaces.

This course is designed to give participants a comprehensive understanding of the roles and responsibilities of workplace parties under the Occupational Health & Safety Act. Emphasis is put on the rights and duties of workers, positive communication skills, safety culture and the Internal Responsibility System (IRS)
LEGISLATIVE REFERENCES
Occupational Health & Safety Act
TARGET AUDIENCE
Workers, JHSC members, and Safety Representatives
LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of this course participants will be able to:
  • Identify duties and rights of workers under the Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Identify duties of employers, supervisors and workers under the OHSA
  • Explain Roles of Joint Health & Safety Committees (JHSC)
  • Explain the role of a Worker Health and Safety Representative under OSHA
  • Explain the roles of the Ministry of Labour and Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
  • Describe the roles of other entities under OHSA Section 22.5
  • Identify common workplace hazards
  • Describe the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) regulation
  • Describe occupational illness including latency O. Reg 297/13, s. 1 (3)
  • Discuss the Internal Responsibility System
  • Explain the benefits of a healthy safety culture

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