Employee Safety Orientation

Managers and supervisors are responsible for shaping behaviour while ensuring employees receive an adequate introduction to workplace health and safety. Upon completing this online course, new hires and HR managers looking for support in the OHS portion of their workplace orientation program will better understand common workplace health and safety elements.

Note: Employee Safety Orientation is meant to be integrated with a complete workplace orientation program.

Goals and Objectives
  • Know who their direct supervisor is and be familiar with their rights, roles and responsibilities
  • Understand the importance of learning about hazards
  • Be familiar with health and safety program concepts
  • Know what types of emergencies can occur
  • Be familiar with key ergonomic risk factors and aware of resources that may help keep them safe at work
Topics
  • Rights, roles, and responsibilities
  • Industry-specific programs and procedures
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Ergonomics and core strengthening
Audience
  • New hires and HR managers looking for support with the OHS portion of their workplace orientation program

Online Learning

Register for Joint Health and Safety Committee training online through our Learning Centre. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accessible from any computer, laptop, tablet with internet access.

Training Bundle

Choose the JHSC Training Bundle for more than 8 hours of combined Joint Health & Safety Committee essentials online training, including:

  • Joint Health and Safety
  • Workplace Inspections
  • Incident Investigation

Interested in Employee Safety Orientation training?

If you would like to learn more about this training please contact us at 604.795.9595 or fill out our form.

A representative from the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC will be in touch to arrange training for you.