Workplace Inspections

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Training Package

  • Modules 1 & 2
  • Complete a final Assessment of Workplace Inspections and receive a minimum score of 80% on the quiz in order to successfully pass the course.

Course Description

Regular workplace inspections are an essential component of an effective health and safety program because they are a means of identifying hazards and monitoring the effectiveness of hazard controls.

This course is intended to provide employers, joint health and safety committee members, and management with the understanding of the types of inspections, as well as learning about reports and follow-ups. Inspection preparation, inspection reporting and follow- up will be taught in this course. There are two modules in this course:

  1. Planning for a Workplace Inspection
  2. The Workplace Inspection, The Report, and The Follow Up

Target Audience:

  • Joint Health and Safety Committee Members
  • Management & Supervisors
  • Employers
  • General Staff

Completion of the course will provide participants with the knowledge of:

  • Identify common types of workplace inspections, including the regular, scheduled workplace inspections
  • Understand why workplace inspections are a necessary component of an organization’s health and safety program
  • Know how the issue of workplace inspections is addressed by occupational health and safety (OHS) laws
  • Describe the workplace inspection responsibilities of the employer, the JHSC and the worker
  • Identify the steps in the workplace inspection process
  • Identify the steps in the workplace inspection process
  • Recognize the factors that must be considered when developing the workplace inspection process
  • List the factors that must be considered when developing a workplace inspection schedule



Course Duration:

This course is designed to be completed within 45 minutes; however, participants are able to complete the course within any time length they desire.

Benefits of Online Training with Safety First Consulting:

  • Support available 24/7
  • Can be completed at home, work or anywhere with internet accessibility.
  • Certificate received upon completion of every course.


Registration for this course can be completed online at  or by contacting our online registration service at or calling 905-669-6920

Computer Requirements:

Google Chrome is recommended.

Each participant enrolled in the online training will need to successfully complete the following:

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