Principles of OHS Management

Course Description

An occupational health and safety (OHS) program is a plan of action designed to prevent accidents and occupational diseases. This course will provide any employee within a company that is planning on building or sustaining an OHS program with essential information on legislative requirements and what an OHS program is. A health and safety program not only includes specific elements required by legislation but also relies on commitment, leadership and worker participation to achieve its outcomes.


Any employee within a company that is planning on building or sustaining an OHS program. 


Participants will understand and be able to communicate BC Health and Safety legislation requirements and its impact on the creation of an OHS Management system.

  1. Explain the basics of the Occupational Health and Safety legislation.
  2. Examine the key elements of an OHS program
  3. Identify why an OHS program is important
Course Topics
  • Basic Principles of OHS
  • OHS Legislation,
  • Due Diligence and Enforcement
  • Fundamentals of an OHS Management Program
Suggested Next Course(s)
  • Small Employer Program Building
  • Safety Culture

Online 2 hrs

Principles of OHS Management

Online Learning


We offer Principles of OHS Management through our Online Learning Centre. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accessible from any computer, laptop, tablet with internet access.

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Instructor-Led Training

If you would like to arrange custom instructor-led training please call us at 604.795.9595 or fill out the form below. One of our administrators will be glad to arrange an onsite instructor-led session for up to 15 people.

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