Occupational Health & Safety in the Construction Industry

Occupational Health and Safety in the Construction Industry

Date(s): November 3, 2022

Time: 8:30am – 12:00pm

Duration: One four-hour session

Format: Option of In-Person or (Virtual) Instuctor-led Live Course

Member Price: $350.00 + HST

Non-Member Price: $455.00 + HST

Overview: Construction projects are large, complex, and hazardous. With large groups of people and many levels of authority and supervision, the ability to effectively and efficiently comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations becomes a challenge. This workshop will provide a legal perspective on the topic and provide some insight into recent rulings.


  • Nova Scotia OHS Act & regulations
  • Bill C45
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Definition of a supervisor
  • Building a checklist
  • Drug & alcohol policies
  • Case studies: recent rulings as they pertain to construction

Who Should Attend: Project managers, estimators, project coordinators, specification writers, superintendents, owners/contracting authorities, architects, and engineers





Qty Item Price Description
CANS Connect Non-Member: $455.00
Members: $350.00
1 CANS Connect Video Available
In Class Non-Member: $455.00
Members: $350.00
1 In Class
Cancellation Policy

-Cancellations must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the course date to be eligible for a 75% refund of registration fees.
-No refunds will be issued after this date.
-If you register for the course and do not attend, you are liable for the full registration fee unless you cancel according to the terms stated above.
-If you are unable to attend after registering you may send a substitute up to and including the day of the course. Please provide a name and email address for name tag and records.
-CANS reserves the right to cancel any course and will, in such an event, provide a full refund of registrations fees. Every effort will be made to give registrants a reasonable notice of cancellation.
-No liability is assumed by the organization for changes in course dates, content, speakers, or venue.