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Prevention Services has been offering the Prevention Workshop Series for the past number of years with great success. Our 2014 line-up is below, with a number of new offerings this year.

Register online

Registering for a workshop or webinar is easy! Simply, select the month in the drop-down menu to see the workshops offered in your area. To register online, click the link in the calendar and submit your contact details. 

 


Bring the workshop to your workplace

As an expanded service, our Prevention Services team can deliver our educational workshops at your workplace. Let us train more of your staff, with less travel costs for you.

Contact Heather Rogers at: 709-778-2926 or 1-800-563-9000, fax: 709-778-1587 or email: workshops@whscc.nl.ca to arrange for one of the workshops below, or one of our previous workshops.

2014 Prevention Workshop Series

Month

Workshop/Webinar Title

Duration

Facilitators
 

January Webinar
Preparing for PRIME: What you need to know!   
1.5 hrs Jo-Ann Woodland / Linda Mercer
February Multiple Locations
Know the Safe Way to do the Job:  Safe Work Practices and Procedures
Half day
Byron Osmond / Michael Yetman

 
Webinar  
Skin Disorders in the Workplace – Investigating Occupational Dermatitis    
1.5 hrs Kelly Taylor
March Multiple Locations
Personal Protective Equipment: More than just putting on a hard hat!  
Half day Karen Gosse / Jeanette Pomroy


 
St. John's
Managing Health and Safety from a Supervisors Perspective
2 days
Cathy Sturge / Jennifer Wilson


 
Webinar
Preventing Slips, Trips, & Falls: Looking Beyond the Obvious
1.5 hrs Michelle MacDonald
 


 
Labrador
Know the Safe Way to do the Job: Safe Work Practices and Procedures

Personal Protective Equipment: More than just putting on a hard hat!
2 Half days

April Multiple Locations
Prevent Noise Induced Hearing Loss at Work: Implement a Hearing Conservation Program
Half day Kelly Taylor
Webinar
Technology: A new workplace hazard
1.5 hrs Byron Osmond 
May Multiple Locations
Violence Prevention and Working Alone: Protecting your workers
Half day
Michael Yetman/Lisa Kavanagh


 
Webinar
Do you know your OHS Responsibilities? Roles and Responsibilities for Workplace Parties
1.5 hrs Jeanette Pomroy
 


 

Labrador

Prevent Noise Induced Hearing Loss at Work: Implement a Hearing Conservation Program

Violence Prevention and Working Alone: Protecting Your Workers

2 Half days

 
June

 
Multiple Locations
From Recognizing Hazards to Implementing a Solution: Completing the process
Full
Multiple Locations
Bonnie Oliver/ Cavell Hardiman
 

Webinar
Serious Injury Defined! 
1.5 hrs Jamie Eddison / Karen Gosse

Corner Brook
Managing Health and Safety from a Supervisors Perspective

2 days
Cathy Sturge

Happy Valley-Goose Bay
Managing Health and Safety from a Supervisors Perspective

2 days Jennifer Wilson
July Multiple Locations
Let’s Talk Safety: Conducting Effective Safety Talks  
Half day Jo-Ann Woodland / Michelle MacDonald 


 
Webinar
Determining acceptable exposure limits when working with chemicals
1.5 hrs Kelly Taylor


 

Labrador

From Recognizing Hazards to Implementing a Solution: Completing the Process

Let’s Talk Safety: Conducting Effective Safety Talks

2 Half days

 
August

Grand Falls-Windsor
Supervisors Session

2 days 

Cathy Sturge 

September Multiple Locations
Supporting the OH&S Program: An OH&S committee perspective
Full day Charmaine Bungay
Corina Goodyear
Webinar
Carbon Monoxide – A silent threat in the workplace
1.5 hrs Kelly Taylor
Labrador
Supporting the OH&S Program: A Committee Perspective
Full day
October Multiple Locations
Offices Have Hazards Too! Preventing MSIs in the workplace
Half day
November Multiple Locations
Preparing for a Safety Audit: Measuring success
Half day Linda Mercer / Dave Peddle
Webinar
Mould in the workplace  
1.5 hrs Kelly Taylor

St. John's
Managing Health and Safety from a Supervisors Perspective

2 days Cathy Sturge


 

Labrador
Offices Have Hazards Too! Preventing MSIs in the workplace
Preparing for a Safety Audit: Measuring success



 
December Webinar
New Employer: Overview of Commission Services
1.5 hrs Cavell Hardiman