OH&S Introduction for JOHS Committee members

Occupational Health and Safety
Workers meeting sitting in circle

We are scheduling Introductory Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) workshops for members and alternates representing HEU on Joint Occupational Health and Safety (JOHS) Committees.

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • discuss their experiences and to examine patterns of OH&S concerns;
  • understand the Workers’ Compensation Act and OH&S Regulation requirements;
  • understand the structure, roles and functions of the JOHS Committee; and
  • learn how to take action and how to apply the Act and Regulation to resolve OH&S concerns.

Please select the workshop closest to the region where you live.  The workshop schedule is listed by region with further dates to follow:

Workshop Dates and Application Deadlines:
  • April 18-19, 2023 (Online) - Application closed
  • May 16-17, 2023 (Prince George) - Application closed
  • September 12-13, 2023 (Victoria) - Application closed
  • October 24-25, 2023 (Burnaby) - Application deadline: September 12, 2023
  • November 21-22, 2023 (Online) - Application deadline: October 10, 2023