Get with the program, the policy, and the management system. Occupational Health and Safety Practitioners play key roles in Occupational Health and Safety Programs, Policies, and Management Systems.

In this course, you will learn how OH&S Practitioners work with many stakeholders and systems to improve and maintain workplace safety. You will discover how to start the ‘health and safety’ conversation with employers and workers. Through an exploration of key aspects of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems, you will gain the skills to develop, evaluate, and improve these systems.


You Will Learn How To

  • Define Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS) and Occupational Health and Safety Programs
  • Recognize what makes a worker orientation effective and compliant with regulations
  • Discuss general policies, procedures, and environmental standards
  • Evaluate and measure the quality of an OHSMS

You Will Learn By

  • Completing the online lessons, which include text, images, interactive activities, and instructional videos
  • Reading textbook chapters and other materials
  • Taking Lesson Quizzes
  • Submitting the Lesson Assignment
  • Taking the Final Quiz

To learn more, take a look at the syllabus for this course.

UNBC course instructors bring expertise from sectors such as mining, forestry and facilities.  They are keen teachers who are passionate about sharing their knowledge with employees and employers alike.

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