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Occupational Health and Safety Committee / Worker Health and Safety Representative Certification Training…
This   course   has   been   developed   by   the   Workplace,   Health,   Safety   and   Compensation   Commission   (WHSCC)   to   provide   Occupational Health   and   Safety   (OH&S)   Committee   members   and   Worker   Health   and   Safety   Representatives   with   the   basic   knowledge   they require   to   fulfill   their   duties   and   responsibilities   under   the   Occupational   Health   and   Safety   Act   and   Regulations.   It   is   designed   to provide   members   with   an   awareness   of   the   role   they   can   play   in   achieving   a   healthy   and   safe   workplace   and   how   to   transfer   this learning back to the company and their co-workers.
Upon completion of the OH&S Committees / Worker Health and Safety Representative training, each participant will have an awareness of: The definition and importance of an OH&S policy and program How to develop an OH&S policy and program Their legislative duties as OH&S Committee member and/or Worker Health and Safety Representative How to navigate the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations Their role in due diligence, right to refuse unsafe work legislation and early and safe return to work programs How to establish an OH&S Committee  / Worker Health and Safety Representative and carry out associated duties The process and importance of hazard recognition, evaluation and control Their role in the accident/incident investigation process The definition and detail of and their role in workplace inspections
Classroom Instruction...                                              Approximately 12 to 16 hours... Who Should Attend…
Under   the   legislation,   workplaces   that   employ   50   or   more   workers,   all   members   of   the   OH&S   Committee   must   be   trained.   Where 10   to   49   workers   are   employed   at   the   workplace,   the   co-chairpersons   one   from   management   and   one   elected   by   co-workers   must be   trained.      Worplaces   with   6   to   9   workers   employed   must   have   an   elected   worker   health   and   safetyrepresentative   trained.     Workplace employing less than 6 persons, must have a worker health and safety designate trained. This training program is tailored to all workplaces where workers work directly with or in proximity to hazardous materials in their workplace. Location for theory classroom instruction:                      Client work environment or ProActive Solutions workplace Date & Time for theory classroom instruction:                As per client requirement and availabilty 2 day OH&S Committee Member: training Cost: $275+ $35.75 HST = $310.75X ____ Participant(s) = $__________ 1 1/2 day Worker Representative / Designate: training Cost: $200+ $26.00 HST = $226.00 X ____ Participant(s) = $ __________ Re-certification required every three years as per WHSCC, NL.