HEU is inviting you to participate in a three-day roundtable on workplace stress and course on mental health first aid. The Workplace Stress Roundtable and Mental Health First Aid Basic is designed for local executive members, stewards and joint OH&S committee members.
Part I HEU OH&S Roundtable on Workplace Stress (1 day)
In this one-day roundtable participants will:
- Discuss their experiences with workplace stress
- Explore workplace conditions that contribute to stress
- Examine actions members and the union can take at the local, regional and provincial levels to address the problems present system-wide
Part II The Mental Health Commission of Canada – Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Basic Course (2 days)
In the MHFA course, you will gain a solid understanding of the 5 basic actions of ALGEE:
Assess the risk of suicide and/or harm
Encourage professional support
Encourage other supports
Participants are expected to attend all three days.
Kelowna - Coast Hotel - May 14, 15 and 16, 2024
Deadline to apply: March 15, 2024