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CMGT 7220 - Health and Safety in Construction

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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 or by departmental approval.

Credits

1.0

Cost

$332.05

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 78282

Thu Jan 10 - Thu Feb 14 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Feb 14 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 207

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$332.05

Notes

  1. Course Study Guide to be purchased from BCIT bookstore.

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

CMGT 7220 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

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The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Handi-Guide To British Columbia's Ohs Regs (2017 Ed)
Author Hatscan
Copyright 2017
Binding Spiral
ISBN 978-0-77988-053-9
Price $56.95
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