OHS and the Law ONLINE COURSE OVERVIEW
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's 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 & 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.
Certificate of Completion
Upon successful completion of this online OH&S and the Law course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.
OH&S and the Law for Supervisors Course Assessment
Knowledge testing is conducted throughout the course. Test questions are designed to reinforce the information presented and must be completed by each participant. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Each participant is allowed to repeat the course twice if the course pass mark has not been achieved on the first attempt.
Approximately 2 hours
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