Safety, Health, Environment & Risk Management
Young Worker Orientation Training Request Form For Summer Students
Supervisors play an important role ensuring young workers stay safe while in the workplace. It is important to recognize that young workers require extra supervision, instruction and training. Young workers are 24% more likely to be injured on the job than other groups, particularly during the first few days of employment. This course is designed to ensure young workers understand their rights and responsibilities and provide them with the information they need to work safely. The training provides a general overview of health and safety policies, procedures, rights and responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act along with WHMIS training. Additional training modules for Laboratory Safety, Biosafety, Laser Safety are provided as required. This in-class session must be in conjunction with job specific training given by the supervisor and close supervision on the job. Please complete all fields marked with an asterisk in this form to register. If more than five students need to be trained, please fill out an additional form. This training request form is intended obtain information on newly hired young workers at Laurier. You will be contacted once a date, time and location are confirmed for training. Cancellation Policy: Course cancellations must be made via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. TWO WORKING DAYS prior to the course date. Departments will be invoiced the course cost of $50 per registrant who fails to attend without adequate notice. For courses canceled at the discretion of SHERM, a two working day notice will be provided to participants, with the exception of situations involving circumstances beyond SHERM's control.
If you have any questions about the training, or if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs, please email Christine Haywood (email@example.com)
updated May 06/14