Supervisor in Construction

LEGAL REQUIREMENTS: Under the Occupational Health & Safety Act, it states that employers are required to employ only "COMPETENT PERSONS AS SUPERVISORS"

NEW SAFETY LEGISLATION WILL INCLUDE MANDATORY TRAINING FOR SUPERVISOR AND BUSINESS OWNERS.
Go to http://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/hs/sawo/pubs/fs_supervisoryconstruction.php

We will discuss what the Safety Act defines as:

  • How to read the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act and the regulations for Construction Projects
  • Definition of Competent Person: Section 1(1)
  • General Duties of Employers, Supervisors & Employees: Section 25, 26, 27 & 28
  • Duties and responsibilities of Constructors, Employers, Supervisors, and Workers.
  • Understand offences and penalties for non-compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and its regulations.
  • Review of Construction Regulations that affect the job site for high risk activities including: Filing Notices, Posted Materials, Workplace Violence and Harassment , Safe trenching and Excavation, Operating Moving Equipment in Reverse on Job Sites, Using Backhoes & other requirements.
Other discussions will include:
  • Performing Risk Assessments and Job Planning
  • Work Stoppage and Work Refusal Process and the role of the Supervisor
  • Accident Reporting and Investigation Requirements
  • Workplace Inspection Requirements

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Course Information

Course Length: 8 hours
 
Course Includes:
  Manuals
  Copy of the Ont. Safety Act
  Wall Certificate
  Test/Quizzes
  Records of Training
   
Who Should Attend:
  Supervisors
  Managers
   
Location:
  At Your Location
  Our Training Facility
  On our Mobile Safety Bus
   

Price:  $225.00/person 
             

* price does not include HST

* travel costs may apply

 

 



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