Free e-course shows benefits from implementing OH&S programs

rThe Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has launched a free e-course, Business Case for Health and Safety, to help organizations learn the benefits that can be gained from having a health and safety program in the workplace.

Business Case for Health and Safety will introduce participants to many positive reasons for adopting a proactive approach to health and safety. This course is offered free of charge by CCOHS to promote awareness of this important issue, and is recommended for managers, supervisors, business owners and anyone who wants to learn about the value of organizational health and safety.

This course will provide an overview of what health and safety is and will outline the benefits for employers and organizations.

All e-courses by CCOHS are available in English and French (the French version of this e-course is currently being developed). CCOHS courses are developed by experts in the field and reviewed by labour, employer and government representatives.

More information about the courses, pricing and how to register is available on the CCOHS website.