Effectively Managing Alcohol and Drugs in the Workplace
Start Date: Monday September 30, 2019
Start Time: 8:30am
End Time: 4:30pm
Instructor: Mike Kramer
Location: NSNY Office - 478 Range Road
This course has been cancelled
This 1 day course is intended to give employers and supervisors knowledge and skills to assist them in effectively managing alcohol and drugs in the workplace - including the new legislation around Cannabis. Various strategies are presented ranging from prevention, to health promotion, to health recovery. Ultimately, employers and supervisors need to ensure that their workplaces are safe from the dangers which come with employees who are being affected by alcohol and/or drug issues. Topics covered are: The legal roles and responsibilities of the employer, recognizing different substances and their effects on the body, building an alcohol and drug policy for your workplace, and proven strategies on how to intervene as a supervisor/employer.