Register: EOHSS Health and Safety Orientation

Overview

The Province of Ontario has introduced new mandatory health and safety awareness training for all workers and supervisors as of July 1, 2014. This training is required under Ontario Regulation 297/13 Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training, pursuant to the Occupational Health and Safety Act. The training is aimed at increasing workers' and supervisors' knowledge of basic rights and responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act and to heighten awareness of basic workplace health and safety issues.

Learning Objectives

  • Introduction to general safety guidelines and procedures required
  • Introduction to the Workplace and Environmental Health & Safety Policy
  • Employer, supervisor and worker responsibilities
  • Worker rights
  • Joint Health and Safety Committees
  • Hazard information
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Incident Reporting
  • Health & Safety Resources

In addition to this orientation, please refer to the training matrices for information on the additional required health and safety training for your job.  Also refer to the job hazard analysis component for complete information. http://jhaweb.mcmaster.ca/


 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR IN-CLASS AND ONLINE SESSIONS (MacID login required)
Navigation: Main Menu>Human Resources>Self Service>Learning & Development>Request Training Enrollment 

Note: If you have registered for an in-class training session but can no longer attend, please contact  with the name, date, time, and location of the session in order to cancel your registration.

Online Training Reminder: 24 hours after registering in Mosaic to complete an online session, the course content and quiz will become available in your Avenue to Learn account (MacID login required). Your training summary, accessible in Mosaic, will reflect successful completion of training one (1) business day after successfully completing the course quiz.

Click here for instructions on how to register.

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