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HRMG 2805 - Workplace Health & Safety

Human Resource Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

A practical course for those responsible for safety and health in an organizational setting, including managers, supervisors, shop stewards, safety committee members, members of the labour relations or human resources department. Topics include: Workers' Compensation Act; rules and regulations, safety program elements; the role of the committee; claim and disability management; due diligence; and union/management cooperation; other ways and means of getting this important job done.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$485.06 - $502.66 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 37245

Tue Sep 03 - Sat Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$485.06

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit e-mail address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. This online course is NOT self-paced. You must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. You are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however you are required to submit all assignments on their due dates.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 46242

Tue Sep 03 - Sat Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 03 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$485.06

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit e-mail address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. This online course is NOT self-paced. You must have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. You are not required to be online at a specific time of the day; however you are required to submit all assignments on their due dates.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress and Full

CRN 33244

Wed Sep 11 - Wed Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 376

Instructor

Alex Booth

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$485.06

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

In Progress and Full

Winter 2020

Below are five offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 78233

Tue Jan 07 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 28 Online

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

Full

CRN 85315

Tue Jan 07 - Sat Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 28 Online

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.09

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade. Is online learning for you? Please take a look at our FAQ pages www.bcit.ca/distance/faq.shtml and www.bcit.ca/distance/foryou.shtml
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

Full

CRN 87256

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 3570

Instructor

Alex Booth

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$502.66

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.

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

Full

CRN 72968

Thu Jan 09 - Thu Mar 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 26 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 3170

Instructor

Alex Booth

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$502.66

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

Full

CRN 12485

Mon Feb 24 - Fri Feb 28 5 Days

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 24 - Feb 28 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:30 DTC Rm. 460

Instructor

Alex Booth

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$494.09

Notes

  1. Due to the intensive and interactive nature of this course students are required to attend all classes.

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

Full

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Occupational safety and health policy
  • Regular inspection and monitoring
  • Supplementary instructions - written and practical safe work procedures
    • Risk assessment
  • Management meetings
  • Investigation of accidents and diseases
    • Accident causation
    • Methods for investigation
    • Realistic recommendations
  • Records and statistics
  • Joint occupational safety and health committee
    • Roles and responsibilities
    • Effective meetings
    • Committee credibility
  • Instruction of workers and supervisors
    • Supervision of workers
    • Job safety observations
    • Motivational approaches
    • Motivation theories
    • Getting the behavior your want
    • Unsafe choices
  • First aid services and equipment
  • Hazardous materials and substances
    • WHMIS
    • Monitoring of workplace exposures
    • Medical examination and health monitoring
  • Review of occupational safety and health program
    • Measuring safety

Effective as of Fall 2003

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

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