Training Schedule

2024 Proposed Training Schedule (Instructor Led Sessions)


Effective JHSCs


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


Elevated Places - Working at Heights
Elevated Places - Working at Heights Refresher


Asbestos Awareness
Refresher Course for Certified Members of JHSC
Safe Use of Ladders
Lead, Silica, PCBs and ODS Awareness Training
Asbestos Type 1 Standard Operating Procedures


Hearing Loss Prevention
Mould Awareness in the Workplace
Asbestos Type 1 and 2 Worker Training                                                                             


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


No Training Scheduled


Safe Utility Vehicle Operation 


Effective Joint Health and Safety Committees
Respiratory Protection Program


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


Hearing Loss Prevention
Level 2 Certification for JHSC members


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
  • X-Ray Safety Training

Register for EHS in-class and online courses through the online registration system (due to recent changes, students may have difficulty registering for EHS courses using this system. This is a known issue and work is underway to resolve, however if you do experience any issues, please contact for registration assistance)

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 or phone at 519-824-4120 ext. 53282