416 289 5000
1-800-268-4419 (in Ontario)

P.O. Box 631 Station A
Toronto, ON, M1K 5E9

Occupational Health and Safety

Course Code HESS-104
Course Name Occupational Health and Safety
Category Health Professionals
Description Students will learn the fundamental concepts of occupational health and safety with specific reference to health care environmental services operations under Ontario legislation. Students will learn to identify and recognize physical, psychological, biological, and chemical hazards in the workplace, as well as how to remove or control them to make the workplace safer. Students will adopted the new Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), and the impact of effective hazard warnings in public and private life.
Notes A minimum grade of 50% (D) is required in each of the practical and theoretical components to pass each course. Attendance is mandatory.
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***PLEASE NOTE: Upon program completion, you will need to fill out and submit a Certificate of Achievement form to Enrolment Services. ***

***COVID-19 NOTICE: Course size may be reduced/suspended due to the current COVID situation according to Provincial regulation and Public Health direction***
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Section Cost Semester Start Date End Date Meeting Times Campus
821 $459.00 Winter 2024 2024-01-14 2024-03-09
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841 $459.00 Summer 2024 2024-05-12 2024-07-06
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TBA - To Be Announced