EO Health & Safety Initiative

As the government continues to adopt a staged approach for reopening the province, public health and safety remain a priority. To support the safe reopening of businesses and to help Ontario’s workers safely return to work, the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development is providing access to free online occupational health and safety training through the Employment Ontario network

Employment Ontario clients can connect with their Employment Ontario service provider to access this training. Employment Ontario service providers will refer suitable clients to the available training, and clients will be able to select from the list of online courses.

The following ten (10) courses are available:

  1. Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
    2. Conducting Investigations
    3. Health and Safety Representative
    4. Infection Control
    5. Ladder Safety
    6. Manual Material Handling
    7. Slips, Trips and Falls
    8. Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
    9. Workplace Inspections
    10. Workplace Violence and Harassment

To register please contact your local Northwest Employment Works office:

Thunder Bay: (807) 473-3829 or email new@confederationcollege.ca 

Marathon: (807) 229-3223 or email newmarathon@confederationc.on.ca 

Dryden: (807) 223-4006 or email newdryden@confederationcollege.ca