Federal Hazard Prevention Program (English) (1 hour)

Federal Hazard Prevention Program (English) (1 hour)

Federally-regulated? Understand your hazard prevention program responsibilities.






Disponible en français


This updated e-course features an improved look and functionality to enrich your learning experience.

Every federally-regulated work place must implement and maintain a hazard prevention program (HPP) according to the Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations. This course explains in practical terms the requirements of the HPP in the Regulations, section by section. Examples, checklists and tips will help you get the job done.

Topics include

  • Internal responsibility system
  • Due diligence
  • Implementation plan
  • Roles within the HPP
  • Hazard identification and assessment
  • Preventive measures
  • Training
  • Program evaluation and review
  • Reports and records

Upon completion of the course you will know how to

  • Develop, implement and manage a hazard prevention program appropriate for your workplace
  • Apply the internal responsibility system when implementing a hazard prevention program
  • Conduct a gap analysis or audit
  • Identify and assess hazards
  • Implement preventive measures
  • Evaluate the overall effectiveness of a hazard prevention program
 Average time to complete this course is about 60-75 minutes.

Recomended for

  • Managers and supervisors in federally-regulated businesses and organizations, such as:
    • Federal government
    • Crown corporations
    • Communications
    • Banking
    • Interprovincial transportation (trucking, railways, and airlines).
  • Human resources and health and safety professionals working in federally-regulated organizations

Delivery Method

This course is delivered as an on-line e-learning course. All you need is a computer, access to the Internet - and you are ready to go! This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience.

During checkout, you can choose to register as a single learner or select a multiple learner license. With a multiple learner license you will act as an administrator and add learners from your company.

Also available in French.

Content for this course was developed by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), and reviewed by labour, employer and government representatives to ensure a balanced perspective.

  • eCourse Volume Discount

    The cost is based on the total number of seats purchased. Multi-seat pricing is based on the single user seat price with the following volume discounts applied:

    Total Seats Discount
    100 - 499 25%
    500 - 999 50%
    1000+ 80%



    Réductions pour volume sur les cours en ligne.

    Le coût est fondé sur le nombre total de droits de participation achetés. Le coût par participant pour une licence multiparticipant est calculé en appliquant les réductions pour volume suivantes au coût de participation individuelle :

    Nombre total de participants Réduction
    100 à 499 25 %
    500 à 999 50 %
    1 000 et plus 80 %

Le programme de prévention des risques fédéral (français) (1 heure)

Le programme de prévention des risques fédéral (français) (1 heure)

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