Workplace Inspections

This course will help you conduct effective workplace inspections and will explain the tools that help improve your inspection system. You’ll learn what to look for, how to assess what you’ve observed, and how to document what you find. This course will help you develop justifiable and reasonable recommendations for correcting hazards.

COURSE OVERVIEW

The purpose of Workplace Inspections is to provide a framework to ensure that inspections are conducted in a manner that: is thorough, involves key employees, integrates an assessment process, allows engagement with all employees, and enables continuous improvement for the
health and safety culture and the formal workplace inspection program. Preventing injuries from hazards are the results that formal workplace inspections strive to achieve.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

BCRSP
This course may be eligible for 0.2 CEUs for Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) – Continuing Professional Development Program (CPD Program) for the purpose of recertification in maintaining the BCRSP certification. See the BCRSP website at www.bcrsp.ca for CPD point criteria.

COURSE TOPICS

After completing this course, you will be able to:

      • Describe the purpose and benefits of a formal inspection
      • Prepare for and conduct an effective inspection
      • Evaluate and rank hazards and risks
      • Assess and develop recommendations for corrective actions
      • Prepare an inspection report
      • Monitor and conduct meaningful follow-up on corrective actions
      • Make your case for recommendations

ONLINE COURSE DURATION

Approximately 2 hours

PASS MARK

Testing conducted in this online Formal Workplace Inspections course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved on the final exam in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved on the first attempt. Supplemental materials for this course can be accessed online.

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

Testing conducted in this online Workplace Inspections course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved on the final exam in order to receive a certificate of completion. This course is recommended to be retaken every 3 years from the course completion date indicated on the certificate.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

N/A

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