Labour Code OHS (Basic)
2994 Douglas St Victoria, BC, BC V8T 4N4 Canada
This is the introductory course offered to joint committee members in the non-government sector. It is a prerequisite for all other BCGEU OH&S courses. A must for new committee members and a refresher for those with experience.
In this course you will learn:
•Worker OH&S rights, including the refusal of unsafe work procedure
•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
8 hours of annual OH&S committee education, to be paid by the employer, is legally required under the Workers Compensation Act (Division 4, Section 135) and collective agreements.