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Basics of Supervising

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Program Description

Workers are often promoted to a supervisory position because of their high-quality work and experience. This program gives provincially regulated workers the training they need to become effective supervisors.

Participants will learn how to fulfil their role as a supervisor and about their responsibilities under Ontario law to manage health and safety in the workplace. Once they understand what to do, the program then gives them the tools to meet their health and safety responsibilities and ensure a productive workplace.

 

Program Content


1. Legal Responsibilities

Participants will learn how to:

  • Locate and cite sections in the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and applicable regulations
  • Identify the duties of a constructor, employer, supervisor, and workers as detailed in the OHSA.
 
2. Elements of Supervising

Participants will learn how to integrate health and safety into the supervisor’s daily activities of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling work.

 
3. Supervisor Safety Tasks

Participants will learn how to perform the duties of a supervisor by:

  • Communicating hazard information through safety talks and worker orientations
  • Monitoring health and safety activities through formal workplace inspections
  • Investigating incidents and determine the immediate and underlying causes
  • Enforcing health and safety rules
  • Documenting workplace activities in a log book.
 

Learning Evaluation

To obtain a certificate of completion for this program, participants must be in attendance for the entire program and pass a written multiple-choice test. To pass, participants must achieve an overall grade of 75% and correctly answer 10 selected questions.

 

Who Should Attend?

Supervisors—especially those who have never received any training in supervisory skills or in their health and safety responsibilities under Ontario law.

 
Important Notice

The Basics of Supervising Training Program will help prepare supervisors to perform their health and safety duties competently. However, after completing the training, the employer is responsible for validating a supervisor’s health and safety competency. Additional training in workplace-specific hazards and the regulations that apply to those hazards may be required.

 
Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
2 Days
Member Fee
$0.00
Member Fee
$750.00
Max Participants
20
Non-member Fee
$676.00
Non-member Fee
$4,840.00
 
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Session Details


From: Jun 09, 2020 - To: Aug 27, 2020
City: Any
Region: Any

ihsa_EventNumberCourseNameDateCityLocation 
E61429Basics of Supervising6/9/2020 8:00:00 AMNorth BayHomewood Suites by Hilton North Bay Register
E66322Basics of Supervising6/10/2020 8:00:00 AMPembrokeBest Western Pembroke Inn & Conference Centre Register
E72879Basics of Supervising6/16/2020 8:00:00 AMSudburyClarion Inn Sudbury Register
E72880Basics of Supervising6/18/2020 8:00:00 AMSudburyClarion Inn Sudbury Register
E61678Basics of Supervising6/22/2020 8:00:00 AMSudburyClarion Inn Sudbury Register
E66728Basics of Supervising6/23/2020 8:00:00 AMBellevilleCity of Belleville Register
E61437Basics of Supervising6/24/2020 8:00:00 AMParry SoundCanadore College-Parry Sound Register
E66988Basics of Supervising6/24/2020 8:00:00 AMTimminsHoliday Inn Express-Timmins Register
E64627Basics of Supervising6/25/2020 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402-Electrical Industry Building Register
E66334Basics of Supervising6/29/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E66338Basics of Supervising7/2/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E62604Basics of Supervising7/6/2020 8:00:00 AMBowmanvilleGEMTEC-Global Emergency Medical Consultants & Training Register
E65567Basics of Supervising7/7/2020 8:00:00 AMSault Ste. MarieQuattro Hotel & Conference Centre Register
E66548Basics of Supervising7/7/2020 8:00:00 AMKincardineBest Western-Kincardine Register
E65437Basics of Supervising7/8/2020 8:00:00 AMGuelphSpringfield Golf and Country Club Course is full
E66344Basics of Supervising7/14/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E62609Basics of Supervising7/15/2020 8:00:00 AMPeterboroughPeterborough Lions Community Centre Course is full
E66729Basics of Supervising7/21/2020 8:00:00 AMKingstonKingston Construction Association Register
E65328Basics of Supervising7/22/2020 8:00:00 AMLondonLondon & District Construction Association Course is full
E61441Basics of Supervising7/28/2020 8:00:00 AMSudburyClarion Inn Sudbury Register
E64628Basics of Supervising7/29/2020 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402-Electrical Industry Building Register
E66360Basics of Supervising8/4/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E66994Basics of Supervising8/4/2020 8:00:00 AMTimminsHoliday Inn Express-Timmins Register
E66730Basics of Supervising8/5/2020 8:00:00 AMBellevilleCity of Belleville Register
E65615Basics of Supervising8/11/2020 8:00:00 AMSimcoeTravelodge Simcoe Register
E68130Basics of Supervising8/11/2020 8:00:00 AMHuntsvilleHoliday Inn Express-Huntsville Register
E67031Basics of Supervising8/17/2020 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E61688Basics of Supervising8/18/2020 8:00:00 AMSudburyClarion Inn Sudbury Register
E66995Basics of Supervising8/19/2020 8:00:00 AMKirkland LakeMicrotel Inn-Kirkland Lake Register
E64629Basics of Supervising8/26/2020 8:00:00 AMThunder BayIBEW Local 402-Electrical Industry Building Register
E65784Basics of Supervising8/26/2020 8:00:00 AMNiagara FallsIBEW Local 303 Register

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