Course Description

Learning: Three days in class.

The Health and Safety System Building HSSB (formerly Health and Safety Program Building) course is the first step to achieving your Certificate of Recognition (COR) through the Partners in Injury Reduction (PIR) program. This comprehensive and challenging course is designed to guide and assist safety personnel in the development and implementation of a Health and Safety System.

Course Fee

Member: $350 + GST
Non-Member: $700 + GST

Click on the  “Calendar Registration” below. Select the course on the calendar date you wish to take the course.  A registration form will appear for you to complete.

* Remember to input your WCB Industry Code into the selected courses promotional code box to see if you are eligible for member pricing.

Who Should Do This Course

Small Employers (1-10 employees) – Safety personnel
Large Employers (11 or more employees) – Business owner or employee responsible for administering the company’s Health & Safety program

Course Content

  • Health & Safety System
  • Hazard Assessment/Control
  • Qualifications, Orientation & Training
  • Other Parties
  • Management Commitment
  • Inspections
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Incident Investigation
  • System Administration
  • Partners

Admission Requirements or Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for this course.

Additional Training Requirements

Large Employer – COR Auditor
Small Employer – Self Evaluator Re-Certification

Once successfully completed, there are no re-certification requirements for the Health and Safety Program Building course, unless there are significant changes to OHS legislation. As of December 31, 2019 TSB (Transportation Safety Basics) will be retired and no longer accepted as an equivalent.


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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy: Course fees will be refunded upon request until ten (10) business days prior to the scheduled class. A $200 administrative fee will be applied to refund requests received with less than seven (7) business days to the scheduled class. No refunds are issued as of the scheduled class start date.
Cancellation Fee: $200.00; applied 7 day(s) before course start date.

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