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 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