UPDATED & IMPROVED! Provides participants with working knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act - how to use the Act, the minimum standards it sets out, and the related regulations that govern workplace health and safety in Ontario.
The Occupational Health and Safety Act (the Act) and regulations set out the minimum standards for health and safety in Ontario workplaces as well as duties, responsibilities and rights of workplace parties. Contravention of the Act or regulations can result in fines of up to $100,000 for individuals and/or 12 months in jail while corporations can be fined up to $1.5 million. A 25-percent victim fine surcharge also applies to all fines.
Safety, Health & the Law is one-day, instructor-led course designed to increase awareness and working knowledge of Ontario's Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations. Participants are guided through the sections in the Act using a variety of methods to increase learner engagement and improve understanding and retention of concepts including: exercises, self-assessment checklists, case study and video. Includes a comprehensive 76-page participant guide and a copy of the current Carswell Pocket Ontario OH&S Act & Regulations, Consolidated Edition.
This training solution meets the mandatory awareness training requirements of Ontario Regulation 297/13.
This course is delivered in a public classroom and/or can also be delivered in an on-site location.
Please contact Customer Care at 905-614-1400 or 1-877-494-WSPS (9777) for more information about availability and on-site pricing.
This solution is suitable for all WSPS sectors that are regulated by Ontario's Occupational Health and Safety Act.
The course is intended for those who are required to use the Act but are not familiar with or experienced in its application or use. This includes:
Volume discounts for selected training, which have been marked throughout the catalogue, are shown below.
1. Participants must be from the same organization
2. Participants must register for the same course. However, course dates and locations can vary; CSA/WSPS courses excluded
3. Registrations must be received by WSPS at the same time
UPDATED & IMPROVED! Understand your legal duties to protect the health and safety of workers, your role as a leader and what it means to be duly diligent.
UPDATED & IMPROVED! Proactively manage the hazards and risks in your workplace with a proven method and practical tool.
NOUVEAU! Ce cours d'une demi-journée a été conçu pour fournir aux gestionnaires une meilleure connaissance de la santé mentale grâce à les outils pratiques et les ressources nécessaires pour réagir et gérer les problèmes de santé mentale en milieu de travail. Available in English.
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Renseignez-vous sur les stratégies qui vous permettront de communiquer efficacement sur des questions de santé mentale en milieu de travail.
Take steps to improve your mental fitness in the workplace.
Prenez des mesures pour améliorer votre force mentale en milieu de travail.
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