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September 12 - 13, 2019

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CUPE/SCFP

Health and Safety Series

HS - Violence Prevention
Sep 12, 2019 (9:00am-12:00pm)

This module examines the risk factors that lead to violence in the workplace, and the employer’s obligations to prevent workers from being exposed to and injured by violence while at work. We examine relevant health and safety law, and start to develop strategies to make our workplaces safer.

SLS - Psychologically safe workplaces
Sep 12, 2019 (12:00pm-4:00pm)

What is a psychologically healthy and safe workplace? Learn to identify the psychological hazards in a workplace, and the role of the steward in eliminating psychological hazards.

SLS - Understanding mental health
Sep 13, 2019 (9:00am-12:00pm)

Explore the steward’s role in supporting and representing members dealing with mental health issues. Learn how to challenge stigma, and how to approach a conversation with a member about a possible mental health issue.

HS - Law and Orders
Sep 13, 2019 (12:00pm-4:00pm)

This module covers the basic origins of health and safety law, how to find, read and interpret relevant section of law and highlights some of the more important aspects of the specific health and safety law that applies to you.

Aug 29, 2019

CUPE Local 4000
32 Colonnade Road North Unit 200
Ottawa, Ontario
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Affiliate: $40
Non-affiliate: $50

Your registration is not final until payment is received. If payment is not received within 7 days, your seat will be released.
Please make cheques payable to: Ottawa Carleton District CUPE Council
Mail payment to: Secretary Treasurer
Ottawa CUPE District Council
251 Bank St
Ottawa ON
K2P 1X3

Please note that this workshop may be cancelled due to low registration or other reasons.

Send your cancellation request in writing with your local number, address and telephone number by the registration deadline to: lcecchetto@cupe.ca

In response to the health concerns of our members and staff, CUPE has implemented a Scent-Free Policy at all of our workshops. Scented products such as hair spray, perfume and deodorant can trigger reactions such as respiratory distress and headaches. Facilitators and participants are asked to refrain from using scented products while attending our workshops and meetings. Thank you for your cooperation

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