Canary Safety and Risk Consulting

Joint Health and Safety Committee Training (JHSC)


Different jurisdictions have different rules and regulations for Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) training. Regardless of your jurisdiction, equipping your JHSC with the knowledge and training to be effective and achieve regulatory compliance is essential to maximizing the value of your investment in this critical component of your H&S Program. Our course provides key information, tools and resources to set your JHSC up for success and aid in creating a safety-focused culture.

Topics Covered

  • Joint Health and Safety Committee regulatory requirements
  • Duties and functions of JHSC members
  • Having effective and collaborative meetings
  • Hazard identification and inspections
  • H&S incident reporting and investigations 
  • Evaluations and assessments for effectiveness 
  • Optimizing your committee, meetings and activities

Course Benefits

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of health and safety, specifically program components, rights, responsibilities and JHSC duties and functions 
  • Acquire the tools and resources around the key elements of effective JHSC meetings and collaborative discussion surrounding continuous improvement of health and safety 
  • Demonstrate compliance with applicable workplace safety legislation
  • Improve hazard identification and inspections for a proactive approach to safety 
  • Improve incident investigation and reporting capabilities
  • Foster a positive safety culture, promoting employee well-being and organizational effectiveness and success

Target Audience

This course is designed for Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) members along with Human Resources, team leaders, managers, and any personnel who have duties and functions with respect to ensuring a compliant and effective JHSC within their organization. It is suitable for individuals across various industries and sectors.

Course Format

Canary Safety and Risk Consulting will work with you to tailor this course specific to your organization and the JHSC at your organization to set them up for success in effectively performing their duties and functions relating to health and safety at your workplace based on your needs and preferred learning methodologies.

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