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Incident Investigations OCHS 1050

Occupational Health and Safety Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

​​This course is designed to strengthen the skill sets of those responsible for investigating workplace incidents. The focus of this course is on developing effective operational practices associated with investigating workplace incidents, including those that result in serious and fatal injuries. Participants will learn to apply the principles and practices taught in the course by working in small groups to investigate several realistic workplace incidents.​

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

0.5

Domestic fees

$187.12

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below is one offering of OCHS 1050 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 91862

Duration

Sat Mar 30 (1 day)

  • 1 day
  • CRN 91862
  • Domestic fees $187.12
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 30 Sat 08:30 - 16:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 3021
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$187.12

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. This one-day course is taught at the BCIT Burnaby campus.
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Interpret WorkSafeBC legislation, policies and guidelines related to workplace incidents and apply them in investigations.
  • Understand critical factors of an incident scene and gather necessary details based on this knowledge.
  • Recognize the objectives of witness interviews and utilize structured techniques to gather information.
  • Examine the collected incident information to understand the sequence of events.
  • Assess the analyzed data to judge the probable causes of the workplace incident.
  • Understand the root causes of the incident and propose solutions to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Create accurate reports and construct well-organized documentation of the incident.

Effective as of Winter 2024

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