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MoveUP - BC Federation of Labour - OH&S Course Calendar

Thursday, February 6, 2014
To: All MoveUP Job Stewards, Executive Councillors and Distributors

The BC Federation of Labour is offering various courses to educate Occupational Health & Safety Committee members about workplace health and safety.  A course calendar listing the dates and the locations is available here.

Participants will have an opportunity to improve their health and safety knowledge in all areas.  A few of the courses available are:

  • Occupational Health & Safety – Part 1
  • Occupational Health & Safety – Part 2
  • Improving Committee Effectiveness
  • Incident Investigations
  • Prevention of Violence in the Workplace
  • Improving Return to Work Outcomes (New)
  • Strains, Aches & pains, What Joint OH&S Committees Need to Know About Ergonomics

Participants in these courses will be able to use this knowledge and information to increase their awareness of health and safety and courses are available throughout 2014. 

If you are interested in attending one of the courses listed for your area, and are a member of your Occupational Health & Safety Committee, please register by visiting http://www.healthandsafetybc.ca/ .  The cost of each course is $99 and payment must be made at the time of registration.

Following successful completion of your course, expense claims should be submitted within 30 days, fully supported by the receipt and a copy of your certificate of completion.  If claiming mileage, the rate paid is $.52/kilometre. If you have any questions regarding your expenses, please contact Lori Mayhew, Secretary-Treasurer, at 604 299-0378 or 1-800-665-6838 prior to any expenses being incurred.

In Solidarity,

Gwenne Farrell
Chair, Education Committee

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