Safety Culture 101

This introductory-level course focuses on the basics of a safety culture. It is an essential building block for anyone who wants to play a role in making their workplace healthy and safe.

*Note – this course is a pre-requisite for Safety Culture 102: How to Build and Maintain a Safety Culture.

Goals and Objectives
  • Define safety culture
  • Clearly distinguish between safety climate and safety culture
  • Explain how safety culture is a product of an organization’s broader culture and values
  • Describe the key ingredients of a strong safety culture
  • Itemize the individual and organizational benefits of a strong safety culture
  • Plan the steps required to strengthen or maintain your organization’s safety culture
Topics
  • What is safety culture?
  • Understanding the difference between safety ‘climate’ and safety ‘culture’
  • Why organizational culture matters
  • Ingredients of a strong safety culture
  • Why safety culture is important
  • Strengthening your safety culture
Audience
  • Front-line employees
  • OHS professionals
  • Members of OHS committees
  • Supervisors
  • Managers

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 Safety Culture 101 training?

Enroll in an upcoming class or online course above.

To join a waitlist or request information about onsite and private virtual training options for your team, please contact us at 604.795.9595 or fill out this form.

We will be in touch to arrange training for you.