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BMC 104 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics

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Course Description

This course introduces you to the characteristics of effective health and safety management systems. These systems are required for the proactive management of health and safety concerns throughout an organization. They ensure that all employees have clearly defined accountabilities for health and safety, resulting in the prevention of injuries and loss. This course is for beginning and practising health and safety officers, coordinators, professionals, trainers and administrators to gain knowledge of the fundamental principles used to manage health and safety issues in the workplace.

Course Details

This course will cover a number of the following topics:

  • explain the historical perspectives of management in this field
  • explain the current evolution of H&S systems
  • explain the fundamentals of leading
  • explain the causes and effects of loss
  • define the elements necessary to build an effective OH&S management system, and apply hazard identification, assessment, and control concepts to mitigate loss
  • demonstrate how various accident theories influence development of H&S management systems
  • demonstrate basic problem solving procedures
  • explain the importance of typical management concerns such as the legal, moral, and financial motivators effecting the management of H&S
  • outline the impact that an effective health and safety management system can have on an organization
  • understand and apply effective communication skills
  • explain the roles of OH&S professionals and their relationships with others

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  BMC 104 - 066 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Fall 2016   Status:  Available
 
Online:   20 Sep 2016 to 28 Nov 2016
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Bonnie Walhin
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition:3rd

Authors: Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 104 - 067 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   10 Jan 2017 to 20 Mar 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Jesse Martell
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition: 3rd

Authors: Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

For information in the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 104 - 068 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Fri, Sat 8:30AM - 5:00PM
20 Jan 2017 to 28 Jan 2017
Number of Sessions: 4 Sessions
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Brad Bruneau
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition: 3rd

Authors:  Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 104 - 069 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Tue 6:00PM - 9:00PM
07 Feb 2017 to 11 Apr 2017
Number of Sessions: 10 Sessions
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Grant Henneberg
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition: 3rd

Authors:  Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 104 - 070 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Spring 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   04 Apr 2017 to 12 Jun 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Jesse Martell
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition: 3rd

Authors: Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

 

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 104 - 071 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Spring 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:30AM - 5:00PM
18 Apr 2017 to 21 Apr 2017
Number of Sessions: 4 Sessions
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Patrick Delaney
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition: 3rd

Authors:  Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 104 - 072 Health and Safety Management Systems: The Basics  
  Summer 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Fri, Sat 8:30AM - 5:00PM
14 Jul 2017 to 22 Jul 2017
Number of Sessions: 4 Sessions
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Brad Bruneau
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Practical Loss Control Leadership

Edition: 3rd

Authors:  Frank Bird G Germain

Publisher: Intl Loss Control Inst

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

Due to the intensive nature of this course, it is recommended that you pre-read or familiarize yourself with course materials prior to the course.

Students will be required to complete assignments during the week and may be asked to prepare a final assignment after the course has ended.

Students are expected to attend all sessions.

Transfer and Withdrawal Fees 

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers. For our standard Refund, Withdrawal and Transfer Policy visit conted.ucalgary.ca/refund

 

  
 


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