Small Employer Program Building

Course Description

An occupational health and safety (OHS) program is a plan of action designed to prevent accidents and occupational diseases. Small employers with 19 or fewer employees learn the basic principles, concepts and tools necessary to develop and implement an OHS program at their workplace via this online course.


Small employers with 19 or less full and part-time workers interested in building and maintaining their 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)

Safety Culture

Online 4 hours

Did you know if you are a member of the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC and have under 20 full-time equivalent staff you can participate in our Small Employer Program Building webinar series for free?

Small Employer Program Building

Online Learning


We offer Small Employer Program Building 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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