Training Schedule

2024 Proposed Training Schedule (Instructor Led Sessions)

January

Effective JHSCs

February

Conducting Workplace Inspections
First Aid (Standard) with CPR and AED
Safe Utility Vehicle Operation
Contractor Safety Management

March

Elevated Places - Working at Heights
Elevated Places - Working at Heights Refresher
Mould Awareness in the Workplace

April

Asbestos Awareness
Refresher Course for Certified Members of JHSC
Safe Use of Ladders

May

Hearing Loss Prevention                                                                                 

June

Elevated Places - Elevating Work Platforms (EWP)
Elevated Places - Scaffolds
First Aid (Emergency) with CPR and AED
Level 1 Certification for JHSC Members

July

No Training Scheduled

August

Safe Utility Vehicle Operation 

September

Effective Joint Health and Safety Committees
Respiratory Protection Program

October

Conducting Workplace Inspections
First Aid (Emergency) with CPR and AED
Confined Spaces Awareness
Safe Utility Vehicle Operation

November

Hearing Loss Prevention
Level 2 Certification for JHSC members

December

Asbestos Awareness 
First Aid (Emergency) with CPR and AED
Outdoor Spill Management
Transportation of Dangerous Goods - IATA/Air


In addition, the following courses are available online (self-directed), on a continuous basis:

  • Biosafety Training (Principal Investigator/Supervisor)
  • Biosafety Training (Investigative Staff)
  • Biosafety Refresher
  • Cannabis Research
  • Consolidated Laboratory Safety Awareness
  • Farm, Field, Landscape and OVC Safety Training
  • Field Research Planning
  • Freight Elevator Handler Training
  • Laboratory Safety
  • Ladder Safety: The Basics
  • Laser Safety Training
  • Radiation Safety Training
  • Respiratory Protection Program 
  • Supervisor Health and Safety Awareness and Due Diligence
  • Supervisor Refresher – Health, Safety and Due Diligence
  • Tractor Safety (in development-contact EHS)
  • Worker Health and Safety Awareness
  • WHMIS
  • X-Ray Safety Training

Register for EHS in-class and online courses through the online registration system.

***Please note that as of February 1, 2024, a University of Guelph central login (username/password) is REQUIRED to access all online EHS courses offered through Courselink. If you do not currently have a UG central login, please connect with your University contact, supervisor or department administrator to arrange for one.***

For further information, please contact EHS by email at ehs@uoguelph.ca or phone at 519-824-4120 ext. 53282