Young & New Worker Awareness

Employers are required to provide this health and safety awareness training to every new worker under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). Workers are informed about their rights and responsibilities and the importance of workplace safety.

Who Should Take This Course?

Everyone. Every new worker in Ontario must receive this training.

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Course Overview

This training introduces workers to the Occupational Health and Safety Act. It focuses on the health and safety rights of new workers, and responsibilities of supervisors and employers. It also serves as a general introduction to workplace health and safety.

Course Details

Length: 2 Hours
Groups: Contact Us For Special In-House Training Rates

Course Content

  • Duties & Responsibilities Of The Employer, Worker, & Supervisor
  • Three Worker Rights: To Know, Participate & Refuse In Health & Safety
  • The Role Of A Health & Safety Rep. & JHSC Member
  • Learn About Common Hazards & How To Avoid Them
  • The Right To Refuse Unsafe Work
  • Working Together For Safety
  • Resources – Where To Find Health & Safety Information
  • The Importance of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • The Internal Responsibility System (IRS)
Workers can use this training program as one way to meet the minimum training required by the Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training regulation.

Product Selection

Course Dates - Young New WA

# of Participants - Young New WA



CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations received less than 5 business days prior to a course start date will not be refunded. Workplace Safety Group reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a training session. A $25.00 Administration Fee will apply to all customer requested cancellations.

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