Joint Health & Safety Committee (JHSC) Certification Part 1

Delivery Method: Virtual/ Onsite Option Available. Three (3) days/ Eight (8) hours each day

Price and date availability: We offer weekly Part 1, 2 courses. Please contact your customer service representative.

Discounts: New graduate students and group of 5/ more eligible for a group discount of 305

Certification Requirement:

As per the Occupational Health & Safety Act & Regulations in Ontario, an employer employing 20 or more regularly employed workers must have a Joint Health and Safety Committee consisting of at least two certified members.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand their role as a certified JHSC member
  • Understand basic roles, responsibilities and rights of workplace parties including JHSC members
  • Understand health and safety legislation, and demonstrate on the use of the legislation
  • Explain basic rights, responsibilities
  • Understand on how a JHSC operating in a workplace
  • Understand & demonstrate basic process of recognizing, assessing, controlling, and evaluating hazard
  • Understand & demonstrate hazard recognition through process of workplace inspections
  • Demonstrate methods of hazard assessment, control, and evaluation
  • Practice recognizing, assessing, controlling, and evaluating hazard controls
  • Understand requirements for investigation of first aid, near misses and accident investigations

Target Audience

JHSC Members (Worker/ Management)