Occupational Safety (ACRF 1100)

Students learn their rights and responsibilities in the workplace according to local, Provincial and National safety regulations and to identify job hazards and provide a safe workplace. The course focuses on Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS), fire prevention, personal protective equipment (PPE), emergency procedures and environmental safety such as hazardous material handling, storage and disposal. Additionally, students are introduced to vehicle hazards such as alternate fuel and electric vehicles, supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS).
Course code: ACRF 1100
Credits: 2.5
Length: 50.0 hours
Course outline: view https://www.vcc.ca/vccphp/courseoutline?subject=ACRF&number=1100