Part II of the Canada Labour Code protects the health and safety of employees in the federal jurisdiction. This online self-paced course provides an overview of the basic requirements and application of the Canada Labour Code, under which managers and supervisors carry out the role of the employer. Through case studies and practical exercises, participants will be able to familiarize themselves with their respective rights, duties and responsibilities.
- understanding the Internal Responsibility System and due diligence
- outlining the roles of employers, employees, health and safety committees, and representatives
- reviewing the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System, workplace inspections and investigations
- resolving complaints and work refusals
- enforcing the Code and criminal liability
To obtain a certification of completion, participants must complete the course and attain a passing mark of 80% on the final quiz. If 80% is not obtained within a maximum of three attempts, participants will need to manually unregister from the course and re-register to restart the course from the beginning.