BWA Health and Safety & the Law

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Date(s) - 04/03/2020
9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Kitchener Public Library

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Developed for Supervisors and Health & Safety Representatives who are not required to be certified members to help enable them to effectively exercise the powers and perform the duties of a Health & Safety representative.

Registration opening soon!

Member price: $185 plus HST + $40 for training manual
Non-member price: $505 plus HST+ $40 for training manual
Lunch is included. Free parking available.

Ensure your team has the right tools and training to help minimize risk and identify the hazards and potentials for harm in the workplace. Safety in the workplace is an important responsibility shared by both employer and employees, this one-day training event focuses on the fundamental principles of Workplace Health and Safety & the Law. This course includes a copy of OHSA book also know as the “Little Green Book”.

Course Content Includes:

  • Understanding the Occupational Health & Safety Act and why Health & Safety is so important
  • Roles & Responsibilities and the Internal Responsibility System
  • Responsibilities of a Supervisor as well as that of a Health and Safety Representative
  • Recognition, Assessment, Controls, and Evaluation
  • Identifying Hazards in the workplace
  • Workplace Inspection Basics
  • Accident / Incident Investigation Essentials

Walk away with a certificate of training and the right tools to engage in your companies Health and Safety team. If you are supervisors or Health & Safety representative not required to be certified members, then this BWA workshop is for you!

Registration opening soon!

In partnership with Industrial Safety Trainers.  Industrial Safety Trainers believe in making a difference; by providing training and consulting services that will change the way, workers look at safety in the workplace. They offer a unique way of training, a discussion-based method of learning. Their trainers are intelligent, knowledgeable, and experienced in the subjects they teach, but most importantly, they are passionate about safety training.


If you would like to learn more about this Training Event, please contact:

Tara Davey
Program Administrator
Bluewater Wood Alliance
e: [email protected]




OHSA Section 8 (5.1) OHSA Section 25.2 (a)(c)(h)