Direct Government OHS Committee Training in the Prince George Area

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 4:30pm

"Ergonomics" will be held on Wednesday, May 17 and "Prevention of Workplace Violence" will be held on Thursday, May 18. These courses will be held at the Ramada Prince George, 444 George Street, Prince George from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.

In the Ergonomics course you will learn:

  • Requirements of the ergonomics regulation
  • How to identify ergonomic hazards, to assess the risk factors of tasks and to recommend appropriate solutions
  • Strategies for implementing an effective workplace ergonomics program
  • How to conduct a workstation assessment

In the Prevention of Workplace Violence you will learn:

  • The legislative requirements for a violence prevention program
  • The definition of workplace violence
  • How to identify the hazards
  • The factors that contribute to the increased risk of workplace violence
  • The strategies for recommending corrective measures to eliminate or reduce the risk of violence

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.

May 17, 2017 at 9am - May 18, 2017 at 4:30pm
Ramada Prince George
444 George St Prince George , BC V2L Canada
Prince George Area Office - Support Staff ·

Will you come?