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OHS Training - CLC Part II and XX

As the Federal Public Sector Employers are legally required under the Canada Labour Code to prevent Violence in the Workplace and provide all employees with a safe and healthy work environment free of all types of violence including harassment and bullying; UEW is recommending the use of the Canada Labour Code (CLC) Part II, and Part XX to respond to any situation of Violence, Harassment and Bullying in the workplace.  Further details are available by contacting the national UEW office.


UEW is also strongly urging the departments to organize the training for the development and application of their Department Violence in the Workplace Policy. 


Further training is available for the LOCAL Executive officers and Stewards through the Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).  The request for this training should be raised at the LOCAL / Regional and National Health and Safety Committees.


Further information for CCOHS is available at the following web site address:

http://www.ccohs.ca/ccohs.html 

http://www.cchst.ca/ccohs.html 


Please find the following recommended courses.  Assistance with the arrangements for the training can be provided by the Regional Vice Presidents sitting at the departmental National Health and Safety Policy Committees.


These members are:F

For NRCan – CFS  -  Nic Humphreys, RVP BC/Yukon 

For DOE               Jayne Powers, RVP NCR

For DFO               Bob Ellis, RVP Scotia Fundy


The courses listed below are ones that are recommended to augment the use of the department Violence in the Workplace Policy.


Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate contacting the National office.


Workplace Violence in the Canadian Federal Jurisdiction: Establish a Prevention Program

$64.00

Learn to develop an effective workplace violence prevention program in compliance with the Canada Labour Code, Part II requirements. Duration: 1 hour

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Workplace Violence in the Canadian Federal Jurisdiction: Recognize the Risk and Take Action

$49.00

Understand workplace violence and the requirements for its prevention under the Canada Labour Code, Part II. Duration: 1 hour

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1 Comment(s)

CCOHS course are free now if you are a federal employee as CSPS is paying for their use via that login check out - http://www.ccohs.ca/distributors/csps-efpc/default.php to get the sessions at $0 cost

Anonymous / 07-Jul-2016 06:15 PM

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