Northern Safety Network Yukon

Leadership for Safety Excellence - IN CLASSROOM

This is a two-day in person course is designed for people in management and supervisory positions in Territorially regulated workplaces in the Yukon. This program enables supervisors to build health and safety into their every-day planning, create and promote a safe work environment where people can work safely, and help make a lasting contribution to the reduction of incidents in all industries.

Topics covered:

  • Supervisor’s Role

    • Overview of Workers’ Safety & Compensation Act & Regulations

    • Review of Criminal Code of Canada 217.1

    • Introduction to Hazard Assessment & Control

  • Inspections

    • Inspection Preparation

    • Conducting an Inspection

    • Writing an Inspection Report

  • Young and New Workers

    • Identifying Young and New Workers

    • Young and New Workers’ Code of Practice

  • Investigations

    • Investigation Preparation

    • Investigation Requirements

    • Causation Analysis

    • Writing an Investigation Report

  • Training

    • Types of Training

    • Planning a Training Session

    • Conducting a Training Session

This program is appropriate for leaders in the public, private, and NGO sectors, and covers diverse workplaces through scenarios and illustrations.