Workers Health & Safety Centre

A woman with glasses teaches another woman at WHSC Training session.

WELCOME

As Ontario’s official government-designated health and safety training centre with more than 35 years experience, we work to provide essential high-quality training to workers, their representatives, supervisors, and employers, in public and private sector workplaces of every size, industry, and region of the province. Your delivery options include, in-person or online virtual classrooms, both publicly scheduled or on your timetable. Connect with us to learn more.

WHAT’S NEW

WHSC’s regrowth and renewal highlighted in latest Annual Report

Building back better, the Workers Health & Safety Centre (WHSC) invested in staff, instructor, and infrastructure resources to help meet and surpass our goals for 2022/2023.

Subsidy for small workplace OHS representatives training ends soon

The deadline for employers to secure a government subsidy to support training of worker health and safety representatives is fast approaching. Don’t miss out!

Harassment at work rising, marginalized groups suffering most

Newly published Statistics Canada data analysis exploring harassment and sexual assault at work suggests many employers are not meeting their legal duty to protect workers.

Testing and tackling radon exposures in Ontario workplaces

New research on radon in Ontario workplaces is calling for more testing to identify those most at risk of exposure to the known carcinogen.

Still save with essential WHSC training

Our recent low- to no-cost training offer has come to an end. All deeply discounted OHS training seats are sold out. But new discounts are in the works.

Lack of fall protection leads to conviction, ban from construction industry

A Belleville, Ontario roofing company owner has been stripped of his right to work or employ anyone in the construction industry following a guilty plea in fall protection case.