Occupational Health and Safety Events

Welcome to BCGEU's Occupation Health and Safety Events Calendar.

Please note: Many of these courses have requirements which are not automatically reviewed. You may receive an email or phone call from staff if you do not meet the requirements for a course you register for.

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  • Area 11 Labour Code Basic Committee Training

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – North Central Area Office in Prince George, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer.

     

    In the Basic 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

     

    These courses are limited so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

  • Area 03 Labour Code Basic Committee Training

    Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Lower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Basic 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

     

    These courses are limited to 22 seats so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

  • Area 12 Labour Code Prevention of Workplace Violence

    Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Northwest Area Office in Terrace, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Prevention of Workplace Violence course 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 to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

  • Area 11 Labour Code Incident Investigations

    Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – North Central Area Office in Prince George, BC, Canada

     

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer.

     

    In the Incident Investigations course 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 so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

     

  • Area 11 Labour Code Workplace Ergonomics

    Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – North Central Area Office in Prince George, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer.

     

    In the Workplace 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

    Additional information for health care, community social services and highway workers

     

    These courses are limited so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

     

  • Area 12 Labour Code Workplace Ergonomics

    Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Northwest Area Office in Terrace, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Workplace 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

    Additional information for health care, community social services and highway workers

     

    These courses are limited to 22 seats so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

  • Area 01 Labour Code Basic Committee Training

    Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – South Island Area Office in Victoria, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Basic 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

     

    These courses are limited to 22 seats so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

     

  • Area 01 Labour Code Prevention of Workplace Violence

    Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – South Island Area Office in Victoria, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Prevention of Workplace Violence course 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 to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

  • Area 05 Labour Code Basic Committee Training

    Tuesday, October 02, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – Kamloops Area Office in Kamloops, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Basic 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

     

    These courses are limited to 22 seats so register early to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

     

     

  • Area 05 Labour Code Incident Investigations

    Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – Kamloops Area Office in Kamloops, BC, Canada

    Note: You are entitled to a minimum of 08 hours of annual OH&S training, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement. Please ensure that you have approval from your employer prior to applying for this EMPLOYER PAID training.

     

    In the Incident Investigations course 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 to avoid disappointment.

     

    The BCGEU invites and encourages employer representatives to attend BCGEU OHS training courses. Please share this registration link with your employer and co-committee members.

     

    Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

     

    Also, for lunch ordering purposes please provide any dietary allergies when you register.