Violence Prevention in Federally Regulated Workplaces - March 23 & 24

March 23, 2019 to March 24, 2019
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9:00 am to 4:30 pm
175 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba (Map)
Sign-up Deadline: 
March 22, 2019
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VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN FEDERALLY REGULATED WORKPLACES 

Saturday, March 23, starts at 9:00 am ends at 4:30 pm and continues on Sunday, March 24, starts at 9:00 am ends at 4:30 pm

Deadline for applying has been extended to Friday, March 22, 2019

This two-day advanced course provides information and enforcement tools on the Canada Labour Code Part II requirements on violence prevention.

Areas of study include:

  • recourse methods for preventing and dealing with workplace violence;
  • the rights and obligations of workers, workplace committees and the union;
  • complaints; and other protections available for PSAC members.

Pre-requisites: an understanding of the Internal Complaint Resolution Process and the three basic health and safety rights (right to know, right to participate, right to refuse).

Selection preference will be given to members who are active Local/Branch Officers and/or active Health and Safety Committee Members or Representatives.

Course content will also reflect provincial legislation, if applicable.