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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
Assessing and Communicating the Risk of Workplace ViolenceClient violence against healthcare workers is a serious and growing problem in workplaces across Ontario. Assessing and communicating risks is central to preventing unnecessary harm and ensuring the delivery of effective person-centered care. This webinar will provide participants with an overview of PSHSA's Violence Assessment Tool (VAT), a tool to evaluate the potential for violent behaviour in clients. Participants will also explore key elements and principles for developing a sustainable flagging alert program for communicating risks and controls to relevant staff.
Bioaerosols in the Healthcare Setting eLearningThe 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
Building a PTSD Prevention Community of Practice Workshop
Length: 1 day
For the single price of $150 two people from your organization can attend this one day workshop where you will be able to work with a PSHSA expert to develop a basic PTSD Prevention Plan. This workshop will help you establish your organizational goals, roles and responsibilities.
It will also help you identify the mechanisms you will use to recognize exposures, understand intervention options and establish crisis intervention management process.
At the end of this session, you will have draft policies and procedures as well as key messages for communications plan.
Certification Part 2 Education Sector Specific Hazards TrainingLength: 2 Days
Continuing Education Credits: Certificate, 1.3 CEU Points
As the second part of the JHSC certification process, Sector Specific Certification assists JHSC members with issues particular to their work environment. To complete Certification Part Two, both management and worker members of the JHSC must receive training in the significant hazards found in their workplace.
Upon completion of Certification Part Two, participants will be able to identify the hazards commonly found in education settings, and describe how they may cause injury or illness. The program will enable participants to effectively recognize and assess these sector specific hazards, as well as outline methods for controlling them. Participants will also learn about relevant legislation, standards and guidelines.Who's This Course for?
Appropriate for the Education sector, this program is the second part of the training process for individuals to be certified under guidelines established and enforced by the Ministry of Labour. Workplaces that regularly have 20 or more employees must have at least two personnel that have completed the certification training. To complete the Certification program, you must receive training in the significant hazards found in their workplace. Sector Specific Certification assists JHSC members with issues particular to their work environment.Prerequisite
Certification Part One Training
Part Two is a continuation of what you have learned in Cert One. You must take Part One before Part Two according to the new Training Standard which took effect March 1, 2016.
What hazards are covered?
The following significant hazards in the Education Sector will be provided and include the following:
Additional resources for hazards typically found in the Education Sector will be provided and include the following:
- Slips, Trips and Falls
- Musculoskeletal Disorders
- Workplace Violence and Harassment
- Machinery and Equipment
- Physical Agents
- Material and Student Handling
- Chemical Agents
- Biological Agents
- Emergency Preparedness