OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMITTEE CERTIFICATION
This course is the combination of all courses required to complete Occupational Health and Safety Committee Level 1 program.
Day 1 - Occupational health and safety committee
Students will learn the responsibilities of a Health & Safety Committee, how such committees should function and how to apply the lessons learned to the operation of their own committee and organization.
Course Outline - Day 1
Legislative requirements of the Act
How to set up a committee
How to conduct an effective committee
How to organize a meeting agenda
How to deal with complaints
Group dynamics and communication process
Introduction to Incident Investigation and Workplace Inspections
Safety education and training
Day 2 - workplace inspections\incident investigation
Inadequate housekeeping leads to approximately 70% of workplace incidents. A planned workplace inspection is one of the best ways to identify and correct problems before an incident occurs. Proactive safety programs reduce loss and improve productivity. By the end of the day, you will be able to understand the role of inspections in a health and safety program, describe how proper planning and preparation are key ingredients to successful inspection, and discuss and understand the importance of follow-up.
Participants will also gain the knowledge to conduct thorough workplace incident investigations. This course presents realistic recommendations during interactive case studies, which will help reduce or eliminate incidents and contribute to a safer, healthier workplace.
COURSE OUTLINE - Day 2
Purpose and role of workplace inspections
Preparing for inspections
Reporting procedures for hazards identified
What is an incident?
The Incident Classification System
The types of costs associated with having an incident
Who should conduct an investigation?
How to conduct a step-by-step investigation
Collecting information on the incident
Analyze information for recommending actions
The Incident Causation Model
Relating investigation process to management system
This course is subject to our Cancellation and Refund Policies.