Joint Health and Safety Committee (Part 2)
CPO Approved

Two (2) Days
8 Hours per day – 8:30am – 4:30pm

Course Content: Approved by The Chief Prevention Officer of the Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development. Our lead instructor for this program has been an active member of a JHSC for over 28 years and brings a wealth of health and safety knowledge and practical experience to the program. We won’t be reading out of a textbook in this program. Our program is dynamic, interactive, hands-on, and guaranteed to be a great learning experience.

All necessary training equipment is provided by Mentor Safety.

Program Objectives: Upon successful completion of an approved program, certified members will have the knowledge and skills needed to fulfill their legislated duties as JHSC certified members and will be able to support the workplace parties in understanding their roles as part of the IRS in preventing occupational injuries and illnesses.

Who would benefit:
Any employer with 20 or more employees.
Any worker or management employee who wishes to add to their skill base.

Regulations and Guidelines: Certification of Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) members is required under section 9 of Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA).

Joint health and safety committee
9. (1)

(a) to a constructor at a project at which work is expected to last less than three months; or
(b) to a prescribed employer or workplace or class of employers or workplaces. R.S.O. 1990, c. O.1, s. 9 (1).

(2)

(a) at a workplace at which twenty or more workers are regularly employed;
(b) at a workplace with respect to which an order to an employer is in effect under section 33; or
(c) at a workplace, other than a construction project where fewer than twenty workers are regularly employed, with respect to which a regulation concerning designated substances applies. R.S.O. 1990, c. O.1, s. 9 (2).


Upcoming Courses:

Mentor Safety uses qualified trainers with industry experience and the safe practical use of necessary equipment.

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