Emphasizes an integrative approach to program planning, addressing the individual, job and organizational factors that influence a specific workplace health issue. The process of program development includes: defining the workgroup at risk, developing collaborative relationships with stakeholders, designing a comprehensive program plan, and advocating improved workplace health and safety through written and verbal presentations of the program plan. The program plan includes documentation of a needs assessment, relevant goals and objectives and strategies for implementation and evaluation. The final step in this process is creating a business case for the program plan.
Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
This course section is for students who require an extension to complete their course from the previous term. Please note the Advanced Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing program is closing. No further courses will be offered after the September 2019 term.
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As licensed health care practitioners, all learners will practice in accordance with professional standards of practice throughout the course. Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Perform a needs assessment and propose an occupational health and safety plan for a workgroup using a systematic framework which includes identification, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
Develop a business case proposal, including a relevant cost-benefit analysis, for the recommended program. This proposal will outline the management of resources (financial, human, material, and time) within the overall context of program planning.
Effective as of Fall 2019
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