Occupational Health and Safety Committees (OHSC) promote health and safety awareness in the workplace by helping to create a positive health and safety culture through their involvement with Occupational Health and Safety programs and policies. This training will assist the OHSC in becoming aware of the roles they play.

Target Audience: 

All healthcare practitioners

Major Topics:

  • Occupational Health and Safety Basics

  • Internal Responsibility System (IRS)

  • Essentials of OHS Committees

  • Hazard Recognition, Evaluation and Control

  • Workplace Inspections

  • Accident and Incident Investigations

  • Components of an Effective OHS Committee

  • Making OHS Committees Effective 

Activity Duration:

12 hours