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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  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Lower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Area 03 Labour Code Basic Committee 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.

    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.


    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Tuesday, February 06, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – South Island Area Office in Victoria, BC, Canada

    Area 01 Labour Code Basic Committee 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.

     

    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.

     

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – South Island Area Office in Victoria, BC, Canada

    Area 01 Labour Code Incident Investigations

     

    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.

     

    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.

     

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Fraser Valley Area Office in Langley, BC, Canada

    Area 04 Labour Code Basic Committee 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.

     

    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.

     

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Fraser Valley Area Office in Langley, BC, Canada

    Area 04 Labour Code Prevention of Workplace Violence

     

    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.

     

    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.

     

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Lower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Area 03 Labour Code Prevention of Workplace Violence

     

    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.

     

    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.

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Lower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Area 03 Labour Code Basic Committee 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.

     

    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.

     

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – North Island Area Office in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Area 02 Labour Code Basic Committee 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.

     

    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.

     

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU - Lower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Area 03 Labour Code Workplace Ergonomics

     

    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.

     

    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.

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

  • Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU – North Island Area Office in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Area 02 Labour Code Prevention of Workplace Violence

     

    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.

     

    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.

    Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that you have approval from your employer for this employer paid training.