Northern Safety Network Yukon

Please see COVID-19 Resources for updates.

NSNY has been carefully managing and adapting to the Covid -19 pandemic, and we are dedicated to helping our stakeholders do the same. While we are closed to the public our professional staff is continuing to provide quality support and assistance to all our stakeholders. NSNY is offering our courses in an online and virtual instructor-led training (VILT) format so we can continue to serve Yukon's training needs.                                                                   

Sheila Sergy, Executive Director                                                   A special thank you to our front-line and essential workers.                     

 CLICK HERE for access to the COVID-19 SAFETY course offered free of charge until June 30, 2020.  

 

                                                                                               

              

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eLearning -- please visit our eLearning page for a complete list of courses we offer online. 

Coronavirus: Action Plan for the Workplace ACCESS HERE  

Covid-19: What Employees need to know ACCESS HERE

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Welcome 

New online registration guide:


  • If you are registering on behalf of a participant, please follow these instructions: Login in and create a profile for your company (instead of a personal one for yourself) with a general company email. You can then sign up participants for multiple courses in one transaction. You will not able to put individual names but NSNY will receive confirmation of your course booking(s) under your company name. 

  • If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office.                                                       ______________________________________________________________________

 

The Canadian Federation of Construction Safety Associations (CFCSA)

  • Working together for health & safety across Canadian construction job sites -- The Canadian Federation of Construction Safety Associations (CFCSA) works as an umbrella organization for member provincial and territorial construction safety associations. https://cfcsa.ca/

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 Certificate of Recognition (COR™) 

COR™ is an occupational health and safety certification program.

  1. COR™ Certification is a tender/contract requirement on the Government of Yukon projects involving construction activities. Please click here to connect with the YG website and further details.  
  2. COR™ Certification is a requirement for other companies such as Yukon Energy. Please click here to connect with Yukon Energy’s website and further details. 
  3. The City of Whitehorse Indemnified Contractors List: The City of Whitehorse has an opportunity for COR/SECOR companies to apply to be on the City of Whitehorse Indemnified contractors list for the next two years. If you have any questions about registration please contact Lynda Harlow at 867-668-8641 or at procurement@whitehorse.ca.     
The Yukon government continues assessing the COR requirement to address government and industry needs and to ensure Yukon continues to reap the benefits of a reduction of accidents and injuries as public and private sector increase adopting safety practices. 

If a contract is subject to this requirement, it will be noted on the tender documents and must be maintained throughout the life of the contract.

                                                          

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Free Resources

NSNY offers a variety of FREE safety resources.

  • Sample template safety forms and policies to help build your safety manual
  • Health and safety consultation and site visits (this service is limited and dependent on availability)
  • Review of your Safety manual, feedback, and assistance provided
  • Internal Auditor/Safety Representative Workshops
  • The templates, forms, documents, and the downloadable audit document are available to the public. (It is not necessary to be COR™/SECOR™ or Owner/Operator Certified (OCOP).

 

  




New Courses


Confined Space Entrant Awareness

Date: Monday June 29, 2020

Cost: $197.50

VILT Joint Health & Safety Committee/Representative (JHSC) Training

Joint Health and Safety Committees and Safety Representatives are critical elements of a strong Internal Responsibility System. Corporate health...

Date: Friday May 29, 2020

Cost: $144