Certification Part 2 Emergency Services Sector EMS/PARAMEDIC 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 the Emergency Services EMS/PARAMEDIC 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 Emergency Services EMS/PARAMEDIC 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?
- Recognizing, Assessing, Controlling and Evaluating Hazards
- Musculoskeletal Disorders
- Chemical Agents
- Biological Agents
- Workplace Violence and Harassment
- Slips Trips and Falls
- Shoreline Rescue
- Traffic Protection
- Physical Agents
- Action Planning