Occupational Health And Safety Legislation

Code: OHS1080

Course description

This course provides an overview and interpretation of relevant and increasing Health and Safety Legislation. Students will be able to identify and compare the responsibilities of employers, supervisors and workers. There will be a review and application of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Industrial Regulations, Designated Substance Regulations and WHMIS Regulations/GHS.

Course details

Hours: 36
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.