Basic OH&S Training

Event Type

Registration Information:
Stewards may register by logging intoHSA Events ( workshops are listed under Steward Education events. 

OH&S Steward Training (two days):
HSA Occupational Health and Safety stewards and HSA representatives on workplace joint health and safety committees support their colleagues at work as well as required by legislation at all worksites.  HSA is offering a two-day series Basic OH&S Training workshopParticipants attending must commit to both days in the series as follows:

October 17-18, 2022

HSA Office, 180 East Columbia Street, New Westminster

Basic Occupational Health and Safety Training is for OH&S Steward, Alternates and members of their Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee who have not previously attended Basic OH&S Training.  Workshop content includes: roles, rights and responsibilities of safety stewards and joint occupational health and safety representatives.  Participants will learn about the role of the Workers’ Compensation Board, occupational health and safety regulations, hazard identification, incident investigation, worksite inspections and making recommendations.

Priority for this course will be given to new stewards and representatives on joint occupational health and safety (JOHS) committees who have not previously attended Basic Steward and Basic OH&S workshops.

Register early, space is limited.  Stewards who are interested are asked to complete a registration application by logging into My Events Registration using the prompts provided.  Workshops are listed under Steward Education events.  Please select ‘create a login’ through the Event Registration and click on the ‘here’ to receive your member ID by email or call the HSA office at 604.517.0994 or 1.800.663.6119 if you do not know your HSA member ID number.