Joint OHS Committee Training - Terrace

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

BCGEU Northwest Area Office, 102 - 4710 Lazelle Avenue, Terrace V8G 1T2 | View Map

Phone: 250-635-9126 | Phone toll free: 1-800-665-1664

Fax: (250) 635-3588 | Fax toll free: 1-800-946-0259

To all Labour Code OHS Committee Members in the Terrace Area

"Joint OHS Committee Training" will be held on Wednesday, September 14 and "Investigations" will be held on Thursday, September 15. These courses will be held at the BCGEU office at 102-4710 Lazelle Ave, Terrace 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.