Supervisors play a critical role in workplace health and safety. This course helps supervisors to understand what their role and legal duties are and what it means to be duly diligent.
Help improve workplace health and safety, avoid fines and penalties and demonstrate due diligence by ensuring you receive proper supervisory training.
This course has been designed to meet and exceed the equivalency guideline of the Ontario's Ministry of Labour's mandatory health and safety awareness program for supervisors.
This course is delivered in a public classroom and/or can also be delivered in an on-site location.
Please contact Customer Care at 905-614-1400 or 1-877-494-WSPS (9777) for more information about availability and on-site pricing.
Supervisor duties as defined in the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act
Supervisors as a role model and leader of health and safety
Definition of a "competent person".
Upon completion, you will be able to
Understand your duties as defined in the Act and how these duties link with employer and worker duties
Learn about the rights of workers and be able to explain how supervisors support these rights
Identify how you can contribute to making the workplace healthy and safe
List sources of information about health and safety
Learn the importance of being a role model and leader of health and safety in the workplace.
This program is directed to supervisors and those who direct the work of others. It is ideal for:
new supervisors who need to develop their awareness and understanding of and leadership in workplace health and safety
experienced supervisors who want to improve their understanding of and leadership in workplace health and safety.