Labour Code OHS Committee Members in the Kamloops Area

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:30pm

Kamloops Area Office, 158 Oriole Rd, Kamloops V2C 4N7 l View map

Phone: 250-372-8223 | Phone toll free:  1-800-667-0054

 

"Joint OHS Committee Training" will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 and "Ergonomics" will be held on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. These courses will be held at the BCGEU office at 158 Oriole Road, Kamloops from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

In the Joint OHS 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

In the Ergonomics 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 at area05@bcgeu.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.

 

467
MoveUP