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Health and Safety in Construction CMGT 7220

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Presents the role of key stakeholders involved in health and safety issues. Sessions will include: Legal framework for health and safety in Canada, philosophies and techniques for managing health and safety, the business benefits of health and safety, and the concepts of risk management and due diligence.

Prerequisite(s)

Acceptance into the Construction Management degree program.

Credits

1.0

Cost

$349.76

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of CMGT 7220 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 58409

Duration

Thu Apr 28 - Thu Jun 02 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 58409
  • $349.76
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 28 - Jun 02 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 422
Instructor

Heather Dupuis

Course outline

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Cost

$349.76

Important information
  1. No class on Monday May 21 - Victoria Day
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Summarize the roles and functions of the Workers Compensation Board in BC.
  • Identify and locate various sections of the Workers Compensation Board regulatory framework and interpret their application.
  • Explain the different levels of responsibility for occupational safety regulatory compliance.
  • Explain the different levels of responsibility for occupational safety regulatory compliance.
  • Analyze the business and regulatory consequences of not actively managing health and safety.
  • Determine and analyze the cost of occupational accidents.
  • Develop strategies to actively manage health and safety.
  • Locate various electronically available construction health and safety resources and evaluate their applicability.

Effective as of Winter 2006

Related Programs

Health and Safety in Construction (CMGT 7220) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    Bachelor of Technology Full-time/Part-time

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