Health & Safety

Stay Safe at Work Today and Every Day

Our Health & Safety Management System Corporate Bank is designed to help ensure all employees of Yukon Government have the tools they require to stay safe at work.

Corporate Health & Safety is WCB approved to provide JOHSC training for the government of Yukon.  Training is mandatory for all JOHSC Co-chairs/Representatives within 90 days of being selected for the committee.

There are benefits to having all committee members attend this training – increased workplace safety, mentoring new members, sharing of committee tasks as well as other benefits, and that is why we encourage all committee members to attend this 1 day educational learning opportunity. 

Course Pre-requisite – Corporate Health and Safety Management System eLearning course.

To access the eLearning portal click Corporate Health and Safety Management System

Course Application Requirement

Certificate of completion of the pre-requisite course may be submitted:

  • with the Registration form; or
  • a copy provided to instructor the day of the course.

The in-class morning session will introduce participants to:

  • the roles and responsibilities of the Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee
    • create terms of reference
    • agenda
    • minutes
    • The Internal Responsibility System (IRS)
    • The Hazard Assessment Process
    • Due Diligence
    • Inspections
    • Investigations

The afternoon session is a practical inspection of your workplace.  Participants shall:

  • Conduct a workplace inspection
  • Enter workplace inspection into Parklane
    • NOTE: Access to your workplace and computer is required.

To organize a training session for the entire workplace committee please contact safety@gov.yk.ca

Individual registration click here Training Registration Form

NOTE

JOHSC Co-chairs/representatives upon completion of JOHSC Part 1 must register for Inspection and Investigation Techniques training to complete the OHS mandatory training requirements.