Occupational Health & Safety – Health Committees Level 1

Overview

OHS Health Committees Level 1

The Level 1 Occupational Health Committee (OHC) Course is an introductory course for OHC members and occupational health and safety representatives.

You will learn:

  • How to locate relevant information in Saskatchewan Occupational Health and Safety legislation to address occupational health and safety (OHS) issues in your workplace
  • The requirements for establishing and operating an effective OHC
  • The duties and role of the OHC within the OHS Workplace Responsibility System
  • How to identify and assess workplace hazards
  • How to identify and recommend corrective actions to control workplace hazards
  • How to handle OHS concerns and investigate refusals to work

There is no pre-requisite for attending this course.

Sign up for our next session:

January 15 & 16, 2020
(Jan. 15) 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(Jan. 16) 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK

Tuition: $225
Materials: $40 plus GST

Call 306.786.2760 for more information on this workshop.

Safety Training Calendar

Safety Training Calendar

Parkland College offers a full array of industry recognized safety training courses for individuals and businesses in East Central Saskatchewan and West Central Manitoba. The courses are delivered by certified trainers and meet or exceed O.H.& S. Standards. We offer face to face and online options plus we can customize courses and deliver them on-site to meet the needs of businesses.

COVID-19 Update

Parkland College remains committed to keeping our communities healthy, safe, and informed during this time. Parkland College continues to follow COVID-19 guidelines from both the province and the federal government. These guidelines are updated frequently in response to the rapidly evolving situation, and our approach in this situation will change as well.

For everyone’s protection, these are some of the many practices that are being put in place:

  • physical distancing
  • increased frequency of cleaning using Health Canada approved cleaners
  • hand sanitizer
  • reducing touch points
  • increased hand washing
  • screening questionnaire
  • asking students to arrive no earlier than 15 minutes to avoid loitering
  • limited breaks
  • tracking and limiting the number of people in the classroom and building
  • asking anyone who is feeling unwell to stay home

We also offer many safety training classes through online delivery. Scroll down to see some of our online courses, or call 306.745.2878 for more information.

 

Courses July August
*H2S Alive (1 Day) (Hydrogen Sulfide Gas)
Cost = $225

 

  • 0.7 CEU
  • Photo ID required
Dates TBA.
Contact us for upcoming classes.
August 24 Yorkton
Standard First Aid/CPR (includes AED)

 

  • FA/CPR A (2 days) = $180 or
  • CPR C = $200
  • 1.6 CEU
  • (Recertification = $139)
July 13 & 14 Yorkton
July 15 & 16 Yorkton
Registration Deadline: July 8
August 5 & 6 Yorkton
Registration Deadline: July 29
August 25 & 26 Yorkton
Registration Deadline: August 7
Confined Space Awareness/Entry (1 Day)
Cost = $225
Class covers the theory and practical applications as required by OH&S Standards for confined space entry.

 

  • 0.7 CEU
Dates TBA.
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August 27 Yorkton
GLOBAL Ground Disturbance
Cost = $250

 

  • Level 1 & 2
  • 0.7 CEU
Dates TBA.
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Dates TBA.
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Fall Protection for Industrial (1 Day)
Cost = $225
Dates TBA.
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Dates TBA.
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Mental Health First Aid
Cost = $237 (includes materials & lunch)
Learn how to provide initial help to people who are showing signs of mental health problems or experiencing a mental health crisis.
Registration at 8:30 a.m. Class 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Dates TBA.
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Dates TBA.
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Dates TBA.
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Contact 306.786.2760 to register

 
Online Courses

 

Contact 306.745.2878 to register

 
Cancellation Policy
Students are considered registered when:

 

  • Payment is received OR
  • Sponsorship by employer or funding agency is confirmed.

Notice of cancellation must be received 3 business days prior to the course.

Important Notes:

  • On the first day of training registration is at 8:00 a.m. and classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • Yorkton Safety Classes are held at the Trades & Technology Centre at 273 Dracup Ave North.
  • Schedule of Classes subject to change – additional classes will be offered if enough demand.
  • Community/Municipality Students: Credit Equivalent (Continuing Education Unit-CEU) Available – Call for more information

To register, for further information or to inquire about prices call 1.306.786.2760 or toll-free 1.866.783.6766

Contacts

Program Information

Jenny Evanik

Clerical Support, Trades & Technology Centre

Toll Free
1.866.783.6766

j.evanik@parklandcollege.sk.ca

Last Updated: February 27, 2020