Part-time Courses - Occupational Health & Safety
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|Course #||Courses||Length (Hours)||Distance||Status|
|OHS0250||Developing a Hot Weather Plan/Heat Stress Control
Description: Many workplaces are currently upgrading their H&S programs to be better prepared for the summer heat. In this workshop you will learn about the compliance requirements and guidelines relevant to a Heat Stress Prevention Program. You will start by conducting a basic assessment of your workplace to identify hazards and risk factors, then develop a program framework around the results. Genericized examples of recent MOL compliance orders will be covered.
|OLRN1690||Occupational Health And Safety
Description: This course introduces participants to the broad and ever-changing field of occupational health and safety, an inherently technical subject area. The multiple dimensions of the various issues--technical, legislative, political, and personal--are a required part of the training for a professional in this field or for someone who is involved with this kind of operation. Major topic areas include the Occupational Health and Safety Act, WCB, WHMIS, transportation of dangerous goods, accident prevention and investigation, physical and biological agents, and the management of Occupational Health and Safety programs.
|OHS0260||Workplace Noise and Hearing Loss Prevention
Description: This 1-day course will: ensure you are up-to-date with the latest compliance requirements. In a hand's-on workshop you will learn the basics of operating a sound level meter and noise dosimeter. We'll review a sample of typical workplace noise survey results and interpret them relative to the compliance requirements. You can also bring samples of HPDs available in your workplace to the workshop regarding selection and evaluation of HPD's.
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