Northern Safety Network Yukon

Yukon Legislation Awareness


Start Date: Wednesday November 16, 2022

End Date: Wednesday November 16, 2022

Start Time: 8:30am

End Time: 4:30pm

Price: $149

Instructor: Mike Kramer

Location: VILT - Virtual Instructor Led Training

Capacity: 0 / 12

This one-day course presents information that clarifies the intent and application of the Yukon Workers’ Safety and Compensation Act, Occupational Health & Safety Regulations and Codes of Practice.  Discussion will also take place about other relevant legislation.

Through facilitated instruction, discussion, and exercises, this course will assist participants to:


  • Become aware of the legislated responsibilities of employers, constructors, supervisors and workers;

  • Locate components of the legislation that apply to their operations; and

  • Understand how to comply with OH&S legislation at their work sites.

Topics covered via awareness and application exercises:


  • Occupational health and safety laws, regulations, codes of practice

  • Workers’ compensation laws and regulations

  • Criminal Code of Canada

  • Employment standards legislation

This course is a requirement for people seeking certification as a National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) or Health and Safety Administrator (HSA).