Winnipeg - Violence Prevention Training for Stewards - October 25, 26, 27, 2019

October 25, 2019 to October 27, 2019
5:30 pm to 4:30 pm
175 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba (Map)
Sign-up Deadline: 
October 9, 2019
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Violence Prevention Training for Stewards - Friday, October 25 (5:30 pm to 8:30 pm), Saturday, October 26 & Sunday, October 27 (9:00 am to 4:30 pm)

This two and half day course will cover basic aspects of Health & Safety every steward should be aware of when representing members with workplace issues that pertain to their physical & mental health.  By the end of the course, participants will be able to;

  • Create awareness and understanding when representing a member with Mental Health issues, and have available tools on how to best provide support to affected members
  • Identify meaningful workplace accommodations for psychological disabilities
  • Work with the members and the employer to create solutions for returning to work successfully after medical related leave
  • Reference legislation along with case law that supports the employers’ responsibility to accommodate members in the workplace and appropriately deal with workplace issues such as bullying and harassment