Frequently Asked Questions

Customer Service & Support How do I contact Worksite Safety? Office hours are 8:00 am to 8:00 pm Monday-Friday. Our offices are closed during weekends and statutory holidays. Toll Free: 1 866 756 5552 Email: support@worksitesafety.ca Head Office Address: Suite 401 – 55 Head Street, Dundas, Ontario, L9H 3H8 Classroom Safety Training How do I… Read more »

Fall Protection: Safe Work Plans and Procedures

When fall hazards at your worksite cannot be eliminated, they must be controlled. When a hazard exists that cannot be eliminated entirely, you must have a hazard assessment completed and create a written Fall Protection Plan. What is in a Fall Protection Plan? Fall Protection Plans include a lot of important information, which is needed… Read more »

Ontario Health and Safety Compliance Plan: Personal Protective Equipment

Throughout 2019 and 2020, the Ontario government has been overviewing the construction, mining, industrial and healthcare industries on an array of topics. Their plan has been active since April 1, 2019, and ends on March 31, 2020. There will be two phases to each initiative, focusing on a different health and safety topic. Phase 1Education,… Read more »

TDG By Air (IATA) Training Requirements

What is IATA? IATA is the International Air Transportation Association, and they provide consolidated resources for scheduling air traffic, route management, and regulate the services provided by airlines in over 85 countries. IATA also regulates the transportation of dangerous goods training requirements for its stakeholders. Who requires Training? Nearly everyone working in the transportation of… Read more »

Confined Space Entry Roles and Responsibilities

  A person is considered to have entered into a confined space when their body passes through an opening into an area, meaning that just reaching your arm into a confined space is considered entry and would require training. Each province has a slightly different definition of a confined space, but there are 4 common… Read more »

What is Asbestos

What asbestos is, how its made, what its used for, and what are hte health risks. Find out in this article and course.

WHMIS 2015 Pictograms

This is an outline of WHMIS 2015 pictograms, and how each should be used.

The Dangers of H2S

H2S, or Hydrogen Sulfide, is a commonly used gas in many fields, but it is a hazard to work around when not properly educated.

Online Ladder Safety Training

This Online Ladder Safety Training will guide you through all aspects of Ladders including: hazard identification, ladder types, set up, PPE, Maintenance, storage & handling, and inspection.

Safety Harness Requirements in 2019

Know your rights and responsibilities around working at heights, and what personal protective equipment you need to stay safe.

What Gas Mask Is Right For Me?

When Selecting a Respirator there are a few factors to take into account. What the application is, how often will it be used, what are you protecting against?

Lockout Tagout

Taking a quick look at the requirements and differences between Locking out and tagging out a machine for maintenance in Canada.

How to Start Training Online or In-Class

Are you searching for some safety training for your job? Maybe it’s your first time taking this type of training or maybe you know the material like the back of your hand. Regardless of how well you know your safety stuff, purchasing training online might be an area where you could use some help. Whether… Read more »

Working at Heights & Fall Protection Training Explained

Are you looking at heights training but wondering about the many options? Let me break it down by explaining the difference between Working at Heights and Fall Protection. What is Working at Heights Training? Let’s start with Working at Heights. This program has become a regulatory requirement for people who work in the construction industry… Read more »

What is WHMIS 2015?

What is WHMIS 2015? To address a frequently asked question: it is not a several-years-out-of-date training program. It is actually the name of the most up-to-date WHMIS legislation in Canada. Canada has aligned the original Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS) legislation, known as WHMIS 1988 due to its origination in 1988, with the Globally… Read more »

Training Spotlight: Ground Disturbance

Worksite Safety is excited to announce the availability of the industry-leading Ground Disturbance and Safe Digging certification courses as developed by the expert team at Locate Management. Developed with input from a cross-sector of industries, Locate Management’s new online Safe Digging – Supervisory Ground Disturbance course is aimed at developing advanced ground disturbance (excavation) skills and attitudes. This… Read more »

Feature Announcement: Access Codes

Adding users to your online training account just got a little easier! With the Access Code feature, your users can do more self-management. This means they can register themselves and link their account to yours during registration, or after the fact. An access code uses your credits to enrol anyone who enters it. When you… Read more »