training And Education

Supervisor Competency

Course Curriculum

A “competent” supervisor is key to a successful health and safety program. Our interactive workshop breaks down the responsibilities outlined in the Occupational Health and Safety Act and explains how those responsibilities directly relate to the health and safety of the workers you supervise.

Learning Objectives:
  • Identify the importance of the supervisor’s role
  • Discuss the duties and responsibilities of the employer, worker, and supervisor
  • Discuss the role of the health and safety rep and the JHSC member
  • Recognize the importance of working as a team
  • Identify how the supervisor fits in the Internal Responsibility System
  • Explain the role of the WSIB and Ministry of Labour
  • Support the rights of workers
  • Explain how to recognize, assess, control, and evaluate hazards
  • Handle health and safety concerns
  • Recognize how to obtain health and safety assistance
  • Identify health and safety resources
  • Motivate employees to work safely

How can I benefit from this course?

  • Better understand my legal requirements as a supervisor in the workplace.
  • Our content aligns with the requirements outlined in the Ministry of Labour supervisor awareness workbook.

Is this course for me?

This course is for all workers who has charge in the workplace or authority over a worker.

Legislative Reference

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act, Section 25 (2) (c)

You may also be interested in:

  • Working at Heights (Construction)
  • Joint Health and Safety Committee

Certification Maintenance Points/ Approval

  • Call to inquire about CMP.

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