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CSSE courses are run on a regular basis across Canada. To register, simply navigate through the upcoming course listings below and then click the REGISTER button to begin the process for the selected course.  Courses require a minimum of 10 registrations to proceed.  If you do not see a course in your area and have at least 10 individuals interested in attending, please contact the CSSE office by phone at 416.646.1600 or by email at courses@csse.org.

Registrations must be in your own name.

Registrants are advised against making travel and accommodation arrangements until they have received an email confirmation stating that the course is proceeding. If you do not receive a confirmation at least 5 days in advance of the course, please contact CSSE.

MULTIPLE COURSES & EXAMS: For those registering for courses that run within four weeks of each other (Example: pre or post-conference courses), you may wish to ensure that you are able to commit reasonable time for each exam before registering for multiple offerings.  Average minimum completion time per exam is about 20 to 25 hours.

 

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 12, 2018
TBD in Vancouver, BC, Canada

4324*Consulting Skills # 4 2018 BC P 5

A two-day course that’s highly recommended for both internal and external occupational health and safety consultants. It will provide an understanding of, and practice in, the application of professional consulting skills in the context of OH&S practice.

This course reviews the functions and roles of a consultant; describes the phases of the consulting process; examines the processes of engagement, contracting and needs assessment; provides a conceptual and practical examination of client-consultant interactions and dynamics; reviews client motives and purposes for retaining consultants; and provides instruction in aspects of project and practice management through a case study approach. The course has a strong practical component.

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Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 22, 2018
TBA in Saskatoon, SK, Canada

4484*Assessing Training Needs #4 2018 SK P 5

The purposes of this two-day course is to provide the OHSE practitioner, whether an internal or external consultant, with the introductory knowledge, skills and tools for identifying training needs and evaluating high quality health and safety programs available to meet those needs based on adult learning principles.  The course objectives apply to multi-industry training courses.

The emphasis of this course is to learn how to identify training needs through the use of needs assessments, how to identify training options (both in house and through outsourcing) and how to evaluate those options to make the best decision and recommendations to management.  

It should be noted that this course will not focus on the design or development of the training courses themselves; this will be offered in a second CSSE course.

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 26, 2018
TBD in Winnipeg, MB, Canada

4324*Consulting Skills # 4 2018 MB P 5

A two-day course that’s highly recommended for both internal and external occupational health and safety consultants. It will provide an understanding of, and practice in, the application of professional consulting skills in the context of OH&S practice.

This course reviews the functions and roles of a consultant; describes the phases of the consulting process; examines the processes of engagement, contracting and needs assessment; provides a conceptual and practical examination of client-consultant interactions and dynamics; reviews client motives and purposes for retaining consultants; and provides instruction in aspects of project and practice management through a case study approach. The course has a strong practical component.

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Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 29, 2018
TBD in Edmonton, AB, Canada

4314*Legal Obligations & Liabilities #4 2018 AB P 5

This two-day course is designed to develop an awareness and understanding of the obligations and potential liabilities that may be encountered by the OH&S professional when providing advice in the area of occupational health and safety. The focus is upon defining the types of obligations and potential liabilities and illustrating ways and means of reducing these risks.

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Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 30, 2018
TBD in Toronto, ON, Canada

4324*Consulting Skills # 4 2018 ON P 13

A two-day course that’s highly recommended for both internal and external occupational health and safety consultants. It will provide an understanding of, and practice in, the application of professional consulting skills in the context of OH&S practice.

This course reviews the functions and roles of a consultant; describes the phases of the consulting process; examines the processes of engagement, contracting and needs assessment; provides a conceptual and practical examination of client-consultant interactions and dynamics; reviews client motives and purposes for retaining consultants; and provides instruction in aspects of project and practice management through a case study approach. The course has a strong practical component.

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Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 30, 2018
TBD in Toronto, ON, Canada

4614*Essential Value of Mgmt Systems #4 2018 ON P 13

Individuals responsible for evaluation and on-going development of high-quality safety initiatives within organizations have become increasingly challenged with the increasing complexity of business and continual evolving demands for change. Management Systems offer the opportunity to develop a systematic approach to complex structures to greatly improve Organizations ability to identify and manage workplace risk.

Canadian and global management system standards provide benefits across a broad front and affect all stakeholders, business owners, and employees associated with the systematic identification and management of health and safety risks. Implementing a management system provides benefits and signals confidence and integrity to all parties.

However, there are a diverse variety of OHS management systems to draw upon including CSA Z1000, ILO-OSH 2001, OHSAS 18001, ANZI Z10. It's not just knowing individual management systems. Which one best fits a particular organization's needs?

The Essential Value of OHS Management Systems will provide the tools and strategies to enable the OHS leader to provide the best consultative advice to systematically evaluate the value of OHS Management Systems within a specific organizational context.

Course participants will be able to:

  1. identify the required elements of an effective OHS Managed System
  2. appraise the value of Canadian and Global standards in OHS Management Systems
  3. determine how additional OHS Management System elements support or hinder organizational success
  4. outline a systematic approach in evaluating OHS Management Systems in order to recommend a system to best fit an organization
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Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 08:00 AM through April 30, 2018
TBD in Toronto, ON, Canada

4413*Measurement & Evaluation # 4 2018 ON P 13

As Occupational Health and Safety initiatives become more sophisticated and emphasize more of a managed systems approach, measurement and evaluation tools must also become more strategic in their intent, use and application.

This two-day course will be of value to all health and safety professionals responsible for the evaluation and on-going development of high quality safety initiatives. The course should also appeal to supervisors, labour representatives, consultants, technical experts and joint workplace safety and health committee members. This course highlights key measurement and evaluation techniques that can be used to support the development, implementation and maintenance of today's OHS intelligence based processes.

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Saturday, May 05, 2018 at 08:00 AM through May 06, 2018
TBD in Saskatoon, SK, Canada

4305*Applied Risk Communications #5 2018 SK P 5

Communication is the key component in every aspect of health and safety, making this session invaluable to every OH&S professional, occupational health nurse, industrial hygienist and the broader risk management community.

This two day course provides OH&S professionals with the knowledge and skills to respectfully assist people resolve their risk challenges through an insightful understanding of complex communication and risk problems.

Participants will engage in robust and challenging case studies; learn and apply new risk analysis techniques; proactively plan communication messages and develop powerful risk management strategies including the even larger challenge of managing cultural change.

Participants will learn and practice more effective interpersonal communication techniques that can be applied immediately to assist in their risk management challenges and be integrated into their risk management plans. This course builds on the material taught in the other two core courses, Consulting Skills and Obligations and Liabilities.

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Saturday, May 05, 2018 at 08:00 AM through May 06, 2018
TBD in Vancouver, BC, Canada

4615*Essential Value of Mgmt Systems #5 2018 BC P 5

Individuals responsible for evaluation and on-going development of high-quality safety initiatives within organizations have become increasingly challenged with the increasing complexity of business and continual evolving demands for change. Management Systems offer the opportunity to develop a systematic approach to complex structures to greatly improve Organizations ability to identify and manage workplace risk.

Canadian and global management system standards provide benefits across a broad front and affect all stakeholders, business owners, and employees associated with the systematic identification and management of health and safety risks. Implementing a management system provides benefits and signals confidence and integrity to all parties.

However, there are a diverse variety of OHS management systems to draw upon including CSA Z1000, ILO-OSH 2001, OHSAS 18001, ANZI Z10. It's not just knowing individual management systems. Which one best fits a particular organization's needs?

The Essential Value of OHS Management Systems will provide the tools and strategies to enable the OHS leader to provide the best consultative advice to systematically evaluate the value of OHS Management Systems within a specific organizational context.

Course participants will be able to:

  1. identify the required elements of an effective OHS Managed System
  2. appraise the value of Canadian and Global standards in OHS Management Systems
  3. determine how additional OHS Management System elements support or hinder organizational success
  4. outline a systematic approach in evaluating OHS Management Systems in order to recommend a system to best fit an organization
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Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 08:00 AM through May 27, 2018
TBA in Halifax, NS, Canada

4224*Project Management #5 2018 AB P 5

This two-day, hands-on course is designed to provide health and safety practitioners with the tools and techniques to plan, manage, close and evaluate a project related to the health and safety environment. Based on best-practices in project management today, participants will also examine the leadership skills required to link health and safety project management to the operational areas of his or her entire organization. Read more about the course here.

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