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HRMG 2805 - Workplace Health & Safety

Human Resource Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

To support you and your education, BCIT is adapting applied learning in formats appropriate to the unfolding global situation. All PTS classes are being delivered in an online format unless you are notified otherwise.

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

$469.16 - $504.69 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2021

Below are five offerings of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 78233

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 27 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

Cost

$494.29

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 in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 85315

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 27 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

Cost

$494.29

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 in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 88255

Tue Jan 05 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 27 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalia Pashutina

Course Outline

Cost

$494.29

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.
  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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 87256

Wed Jan 06 - Wed Mar 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 24 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalia Pashutina

Course Outline

Cost

$504.69

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. 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. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 72968

Thu Jan 07 - Thu Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Thu 19:00 - 22:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalia Pashutina

Course Outline

Cost

$504.69

Notes

  1. 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. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2021

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 59502

Tue Apr 06 - Sat Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 26 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$469.16

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.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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10 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 10:20 pm (PST). These seats are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 65290

Tue Apr 06 - Sat Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 26 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Adrian Hingston

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$469.16

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.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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12 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 10:20 pm (PST). These seats are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 58588

Tue Apr 27 - Tue Jul 20 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - Jul 13 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalia Pashutina

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$504.29

Notes

  1. Your instructor may choose to structure this course using the entire scheduled time for synchronous delivery, or use a mix of synchronous and asynchronous, or choose primarily an asynchronous delivery structure where you are not required to be in attendance at the scheduled time every week. Regardless of the structure, you are required to be available at all scheduled course days and times, at the instructor’s discretion, for the entire duration of the course. Your instructor will advise you in the first week of class about the structure of your course.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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7 seats available as of Feb 25, 2021 10:20 pm (PST). These seats are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 57047

Tue Apr 06 - Sat Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 26 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Natalia Pashutina

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$469.16

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.
  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 this page for other currently available offerings 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

Related Programs

HRMG 2805 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  2. Fire Executive Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate
  3. Human Resource Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  4. Human Resource Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  6. Operations Management (Management Engineering Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  7. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

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