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    Is your organization prepared to address the impact that an aging workforce may have on occupational health? 42% of the Canadian Workforce currently is in the 45-64 age group and it is predicted to continue to rise. What strategies do you have in place to create an environment that supports a safe and healthy aging workforce? This session will provide you with a better understanding of the definition of Aging vs Healthy Aging, and how Aging may/or may not impact Musculoskeletal Injuries, as well as our Cognitive and Mental Health at work. Current research suggests that organizations that support healthy aging will be beneficial for productivity as well as society. This session will provide some practical suggestions to support the aging workforce.

    $20.00
  • Bioaerosols in the Healthcare Setting eLearning

    The online training program was developed by Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Research Institute in partnership with PSHSA. It was developed as a result of a research grant and is intended as an introduction to this topic. The course provides information on the nature and generation of bioaerosols in the healthcare setting. This eLearning course is designed so that participants can learn at their own pace in their own environment.

      By the end of this eLearning module, learners will be able to:

    • Describe bioaerosols in the context of infectious diseases and transmissionn
    • Identify scenarios where bioaerosols may pose a risk
    • Describe control strategies using the hierarchy of controls

    This course is approximately 20 minutes in duration.

    The course is available in two formats including a free web-based version and a SCORM-compliant version that offers tracking functionality.


    Free Tracked

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    Join Dr. Ash Bender as he discusses the intersection between mental stress, illness and resilience and provides some specific actions workplaces can take to build resiliency.

    Exposure to chronic mental stress is known to have negative effects on employee health and behaviours.

    Understanding factors associated with job stress provides opportunities for intervention by changing work practices and prevention by building resilience.

    Resilience generally describes characteristics or capacities enabling individuals and organizations to recover from adversity and use available resources adaptively...the ability to "bounce back".


    $25.00
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    Community Care Chemicals

    This community care web tutorial is intended to increase awareness of safe handling of household cleaning products, safe disposal of sharps after giving drugs or medications and signs and symptoms of chemical exposure.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    Community Care Chemicals (French)

    This community care web tutorial is intended to increase awareness of safe handling of household cleaning products, safe disposal of sharps after giving drugs or medications and signs and symptoms of chemical exposure.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet “Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    Community Care Driving

    This community care web tutorial will describe safe driving techniques and practices that will help you prevent a workplace injury related to motor vehicle incidents.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    $0.00
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    Community Care Driving (French)

    This community care web tutorial will describe safe driving techniques and practices that will help you prevent a workplace injury related to motor vehicle incidents.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet “Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    Community Care Fire and Emergencies

    This community care web tutorial will describe the measures that should be taken to prevent a fire and other emergencies from occurring in the home.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    Community Care Fire and Emergencies (French)

    This community care web tutorial will describe the measures that should be taken to prevent a fire and other emergencies from occurring in the home.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet “Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


    $0.00
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    Community Care Infectious Diseases

    This community care web tutorial will describe the risks of passing infection from client to worker, worker to client, other people or visitors to the home, animals including cats, dogs and rats, food that has not been prepared or stored safety, contaminated drinking water and work surfaces or equipment carrying micro organisms.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    $0.00
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    Community Care Infectious Diseases (French)

    This community care web tutorial will describe the risks of passing infection from client to worker, worker to client, other people or visitors to the home, animals including cats, dogs and rats, food that has not been prepared or stored safety, contaminated drinking water and work surfaces or equipment carrying micro organisms.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


    $0.00
  • Kitchen Hazards

    Community Care Kitchen Hazards

    This community care web tutorial will describe the hazards faced by community care sector workers whose duties include preparing meals for clients in the community as well as general kitchen hazards.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 7 minutes


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  • Kitchen Hazards French

    Community Care Kitchen Hazards (French)

    This community care web tutorial will describe the hazards faced by community care sector workers whose duties include preparing meals for clients in the community as well as general kitchen hazards.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet ”Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 7 minutes


    $0.00
  • MSD

    Community Care Musculoskeletal Disorders

    This community care web tutorial will provide you with an introduction to ergonomics and the MSD risks posed during client handling and client care.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 15 minutes


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    Community Care Musculoskeletal Disorders (French)

    This community care web tutorial will provide you with an introduction to ergonomics and the MSD risks posed during client handling and client care. (French Version)

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet ”Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 15 minutes


    $0.00
  • Slips, Trips & Falls

    Community Care Slips, Trips and Falls

    This community care web tutorial will describe the risk of slipping, tripping or falling in the workplace and how you can protect yourself and prevent injuries.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    $0.00
  • Slips, Trips & Falls French

    Community Care Slips, Trips and Falls (French)

    This community care web tutorial will describe the risk of slipping, tripping or falling in the workplace and how you can protect yourself and prevent injuries. These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet ”Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC). Length: Approximately 10 minutes

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    Community Care Workplace Violence

    This community care web tutorial will describe the four types of workplace violence, techniques for preventing workplace violence and controlling and deescalating client aggression.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet "Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards." The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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    $0.00
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    Community Care Workplace Violence (French)

    This community care web tutorial will describe the four types of workplace violence, techniques for preventing workplace violence and controlling and deescalating client aggression.

    These community care web tutorials were developed through a collaboration with the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres (OACCAC). This partnership led to a focus group and subsequent development of short awareness e-learning programs to complement the eight hazard categories discussed in the booklet “Community Care: A Tool to Reduce Workplace Hazards“. The online tutorials outline the various hazards faced by community care/home care workers, and provide suggested controls at the worker, service provider and CCAC level. The modules were originally developed by PSHSA in partnership with the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) and St. Clair West Services for Seniors (SCWSS), with funding from HealthForce Ontario of the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC).

    Length: Approximately 10 minutes


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  • Created by the Ontario Association of Designated Officers 2017, this resource manual provides information about legislation and guidelines, common hazards and and how to recognize, assess and control common communicable diseases in the emergency services sector.


    $35.00