Principles of OHS Management

An occupational health and safety (OHS) program is a plan of action designed to prevent accidents and occupational diseases. This course will allow employees to build or sustain an OHS program with essential information on legislative requirements for an OHS program.
A health and safety program includes specific elements required by legislation and relies on commitment, leadership, and worker participation to achieve its outcomes.
Goals and Objectives
  • Explain the basics of the Occupational Health and Safety legislation.
  • Examine the key elements of an OHS program
  • Identify why an OHS program is important
Topics
  • Basic principles of OHS
  • OHS legislation
  • Due diligence and enforcement
  • Fundamentals of an OHS management program
Audience
  • Any employee within a company that is planning on building or sustaining an OHS 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 Principles of OHS Management 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.