Joint OH&S Committee Course - Area 2 -Nanaimo

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 9:00am

BCGEU North Island Area Office, 106-1650 N. Terminal Ave., Nanaimo  V9S 0A3 | View Map

Phone: 250-338-7774 | Phone toll free: 1-800-667-1997

To:       Union & Management Occupational Health & Safety Representatives
Re        Course:      Joint OH&S Committee Course
Date:    Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time:    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
            (Please note that our office does not open until 8:30 a.m.)
Place:    BCGEU North Island Area Office
            106-1650 Terminal Ave North, Nanaimo
            (Please park in designated BCGEU parking spots.)

The BCGEU is holding one-day Occupational Health & Safety Courses as noted above. Both employer and union-appointed OH&S committee members are invited to attend. Please liaise with your employer and advise if they will be attending. Please see the enclosed document for a course description.

As per the Workers Compensation Act Division 4, Section 135, all committee members have the right to 8 hours of annual OH&S education. Time and other reasonable costs associated with taking the training are to be paid by the Employer.

The BCGEU will cover the costs of the course materials, facilitator and lunch for all participants.

As space is limited, registrations are being accepted on a first come, first-served basis. If you would like to attend the training, please register via link The deadline for registration is February 14, 2017. Please call the area office at 1-800-667-1997 if you have any questions or concerns.

In solidarity

North Island Area Office

Download PDF of course description here