Government Committee & Incident Investigations Training - Vancouver

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 4:30pm

"Joint OHS Committee Training " will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, January 17-18 and "Incident Investigations " will be held on Thursday, January 19. These courses will be held at the BCGEU office, #130 – 2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver 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.

Any questions please contact the OHS Department at ohs@bcgeu.ca