A busy workplace only moves as fast as its supervisors. These men and women who make sure everything comes together at a job site are under a huge amount of pressure, and making mistakes at this level can be fatal. With laws and legislation changing constantly, the modern supervisor must be efficient, knowledgeable, and put the safety of their people above all else. This course will provide a thorough understanding of the Occupational Health & Safety Act and other key pieces of health and safety legislation; the duties, rights, and responsibilities of workers and employers; the details of Joint Health & Safety Committees; and the basics of criminal justice in the workplace. This course, which references Ontario legislation, provides valuable information and best practices that will benefit all supervisors.
OH&S AND THE LAW FOR SUPERVISORS ONLINE COURSE TOPICS
Roles, rights, and responsibilities of workers and employers
The OH&S Act and Regulations defined
Health and safety representation
Joint Health & Safety Committee duties and powers
Bill C45 and criminal negligence
Criminal justice in the workplace
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This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Average Completion Time
Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 2 hours.
Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.
Certificate of Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.