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Addressing Responsive Behaviours WebinarPresented and organized for NAOSH week 2015, this webinar addresses the challenges that workplace violence hazards can pose. Every employee has the right to work in a safe workplace free from violence and harassment. This session will introduce the necessary tools and best practices to assess and implement a comprehensive program for addressing Responsive Behaviours (workplace violence), and to assist organizations in fulfilling their legislative requirements. Presented by a PSHSA consultant and organized for NAOSH week 2015, this is part 2 of a 3 part webinar series. This webinar is applicable for anyone who is looking for information pertaining to workplace violence program and policy development. Length: 30 minutes
Asbestos AwarenessThis interactive eLearning course is designed so participants can learn at their own pace, in their own environment and at their own convenience. There is a quiz at the end that tests the complete knowledge and solidifies the participant’s level of understanding. By the end of this eLearning module, learners will be able to:
- Describe asbestos and its properties
- Identify the difference between friable and non-friable asbestos
- Describe the health effects that may results from exposure
- Identify Type 1, 2 and 3 operations
- State who to call when you suspect uncontrolled asbestos activities
- Describe general asbestos procedures
Effective Joint Health and Safety Committees: Road to Success WebinarPresented and organized for NAOSH week 2015, this webinar provides a review of the legislative requirements for establishing and running a Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) including the duties and powers of the JHSC. The presentation also outlines practical and evidence-based strategies to improve the effectiveness of a JHSC. Presented by a PSHSA consultant and organized for NAOSH week 2015, this is part 3 of a 3 part webinar series. This webinar is applicable to anyone looking for basic health and safety information and particularly relevant for all members of the JHSC. Length: 47 Minutes
Effective Multi-Site Joint Health and Safety Committee Webinar
If your organization has more than one site or location, this hour-long webinar can help guide you in developing an effective Joint Health and Safety Committee that will keep all your employees safe. Learn about your Roles and Responsibilities, Legalities and how to manage your sites from a Health and Safety perspective. This webinar is presented by PSHSA and guest speaker from the Ministry of Labour.
Appropriate for all sectors, this webinar is presented by the ministry of labour and gives insight to the participants on requirements and key considerations when dealing with multi-site joint health and safety committees.
Length: 55 minutes
eOfficeErgo: Ergonomics e-Learning for Office WorkersThe online training program was developed by IWH in partnership with the U.S.-based Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto. An international scientific panel of academic and practicing ergonomists reviewed the content to ensure it complied with current scientific findings and international standards, including the Canadian Standards Association’s CSA-Z412-00 (R2011): Guideline on Office Ergonomics. 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:
- Discuss the risks associated with computer work
- Explain the importance of varying your work posture
- Determine the key factors in maximizing your “comfort zone”
- Evaluate your office work environment
- Apply ergonomics strategies to the arrangement of your work environment
- Explain the importance of healthy computing habits, including rest breaks
The course is available in two formats including a free web-based version and a SCORM-compliant version that offers tracking functionality.
eOfficeErgo: Ergonomics e-Learning for Office Workers. Published by the Institute for Work & Health (IWH): www.iwh.on.ca. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 international License:http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/. This program can be used and shared as long as IWH is credited as the source, the tool is not modified, and the tool is used for non-commercial purposes. If you wish to modify and/or use the tool for commercial purposes, please contact email@example.com.