Training Programs & Schedules

Supervisory Training – (Regulation 297/13)

Course Length – 1 Day (8:30am – 4:30pm)

The Occupational Health & Safety Act defines supervisors as a person who has charge of a workplace or authority over a worker. More and more supervisors across Canada are being prosecuted for breaking provincial health & safety laws. The law states that employers are to appoint “a competent person.”

Some topics covered include:

  • Safety Philosophy
  • Ticketing powers of the MOL
  • Work refusals
  • IRS (Internal Responsibility System)
  • Recognizing, Assessing and Controlling Hazards (RAC)
  • Work Refusals Procedure
  • Hazard Identification
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Workplace Inspections
  • Accident Investigations


Legislative Reference:

25.(2)(c) of the Occupational health & Safety Act refers to a competent person as someone who:
– Is qualified, because of knowledge, training and experience to organize the work and its
performance
– Is familiar with the Act and the regulations that apply to the work
– Knows of any potential or actual danger to health or safety in the workplace.

2017 Upcoming Course Dates

  • To request course dates:
    519.758.0819 or email

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