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JHSC Certification. Final 2021 training opportunities are filling fast!

Is complying with mandatory joint health and safety committee certification training still on your 2021 to do list? If so, Workers Health and Safety Centre can help.

Federal Committees and Reps training. Compliance, COVID and much more

Federal employers, like those in Ontario-regulated workplaces, are ultimately responsible for health and safety. Well-trained representatives though can offer critical assistance.

WHSC expands COVID-safe online, virtual classroom training

With the lifting of some COVID restrictions in indoor settings and cases beginning to rise, workplaces are pondering next steps to prevent worker and community transmission.

New tool links jobs, chemicals to increased breast cancer risk

New research which gathers information on workplace chemicals of concern for breast cancer and likelihood of wide exposure reveals need for increased research AND action.

Canadians need consistent protection against asbestos says CSA

Canadians continue to suffer from preventable exposures to asbestos. A new report explores how a national standard might better address this ongoing and significant health threat.

Certification training, supporting COVID-19 efforts and much more

While the COVID-19 virus remains a key focus of workplace prevention efforts, other workplace hazards mustn’t be overlooked.

Are your supervisors properly trained? WHSC offers virtual classes.

Employers have the greatest responsibility for workplace health and safety. Most critical? Ensuring their supervisors are competent and complete mandatory training.

Working at heights training. COVID-safe compliance available now.

WHSC has consistently communicated the need to take every reasonable precaution to prevent COVID-19 transmission in our workplaces, communities, AND our own classrooms.

WHSC launches search for new Executive Director

Have you got what it takes to lead Ontario’s only labour-endorsed, government-designated, occupational health and safety training organization? If so, WHSC wants to hear from you.

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