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2013 OH&S Basic Steward Training

HSA is offering the following 2-day OH&S steward training workshops at the HSA office:

Basic OH&S Steward Training dates: Registration closes:
October 17 & 18, 2013 October 2, 2013
October 28 & 29, 2013 October 14, 2013

Occupational health and safety issues are very important to HSA members, and OH&S stewards play a vital role in promoting a safe work environment and helping to prevent injuries. These workshops are participatory and discussion oriented. We encourage you to bring examples from your workplace for discussion.

Priority will be given to new HSA OH&S stewards and to OH&S stewards who have not previously attended HSA OH&S workshops. Workshop participants will discuss:

rights and responsibilities of safety stewards role of the WCB role of the new occupational health and safety regulations accident investigation / preventionworkload/stressviolence in the workplace musculoskeletal injuries

On-line registration is now available for these workshops. To register, go to the HSA website at, select 'Events' from the home page, then 'My Event Registration' from the drop-down menu. You will then be directed to the Event Registration page where you would login with your username and password. If you have never used the event registration before you will need to create a login following the prompts provided. You will need your HSA member ID number which can be found on the mailing label of your HSA Report or by called the HSA office.