Government 2 Day Joint OHS Committee Training & Incident Investigations - Victoria

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 4:30pm

"2 Day Joint OHS Committee Training" will be held on Tuesday, March 28 and Wednesday, March 29, 2017. "Incident Investigations" will be held on Thursday, March  30, 2017. These courses will be held at the BCGEU area office, 2994 Douglas St., Victoria from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.

In the Joint OHS Committee Training course you will learn:

  • Worker OHS rights, including the refusal of unsafe work procedure
  • OHS legislation
  • Roles and responsibilities of employers, workers, supervisors and committees
  • Hazard identification and control measures
  • How to conduct effective workplace inspections and incident investigations
  • Resources available to the committee

In the Incident Investigations you will learn:

  • The legislative requirements for conducting accident/incident investigations
  • How to get to the contributing factors by conducting effective witness interviews and examining physical evidence
  • How to assess the evidence in order to recommend effective corrective measures

These courses are limited to 22 seats so register early at https://gww.gov.bc.ca/ to avoid disappointment.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply for this employer paid leave through your employer.

 

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