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Winter Ready - Leader Workshop

Date: Thursday Nov 26, 2020
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Virtual workshop

Winter brings additional health and safety challenges and a significant increase in injury rates.

Winter Ready for Leaders provides insights into the types of injuries we can experience, along with strategies and tools to prepare and reduce incidents during the winter season.

All participants will receive a certificate of completion that they are "Winter Ready."

Please note that this session is open to AMHSA municipal members only (attendees will receive their registration confirmation via email once approved). It is our last workshop offered in 2020.

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PHS 102: Prevention: Program Selection, Measurement and Evaluation

Date: Monday Nov 23, 2020
Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Online

This one-day program provides a foundation for how to select and evaluate programs impact for preventing mental harms and promoting mental health.

Prevention is a critical success factor for facilitators to focus on. Having a program and participation is not enough to define success. The purpose of this foundation course is to provide facilitators with basic knowledge and skills to for how to support program selection, measurement and evaluation.

PHS 102 is approved for 10 CPD hours through CPHR-Alberta.

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Certificate Program

Building on the successful delivery of the two-day Psychological Health and Safety Facilitator Certification program that was offered this past June, Alberta Health and Safety Association (AMHSA) and its strategic partner, Howatt HR, will be releasing five additional course offerings starting on November 23. These five new courses will enable participants to work towards a Psychological Health and Safety Facilitator’s Certificate.

AMHSA is also offering the opportunity for participants to register for selected individual courses that will result in a certificate of training upon completion for each course taken.

The goal of this program is to support organizations in developing practical workplace mental health strategies and the mental health competencies of their operational leaders. Upon completion of all courses, participants will be certified as a Psychological Health and Safety Facilitator. All courses may be completed within 24 months.

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Winter Ready - Leader Workshop

Date: November 26, 2020
Time: 7:30 am
Location: Virtual workshop

Winter brings additional health and safety challenges and a significant increase in injury rates.

Winter Ready for Leaders provides insights into the types of injuries we can experience, along with strategies and tools to prepare and reduce incidents during the winter season.

All participants will receive a certificate of completion that they are "Winter Ready."

Please note that this session is open to AMHSA municipal members only (attendees will receive their registration confirmation via email once approved). It is our last workshop offered in 2020.

REGISTER NOW!

Alberta Cities Safety Council Meeting

Date: December 01, 2020
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm MST
Location: via virtual (Teams)

Invitations to our virtual Alberta Cities Safety Council meeting have been emailed. If you did not receive an invitation and would like to attend, please email terri@amhsa.net. Agenda and Teams link will be sent out soon.

MSI - Ergonomics Coaching Workshop

Date: December 10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am
Location: Virtual workshop

During our non-recorded free Ergonomics Coaching Workshops, attendees may bring their questions and challenges and have them answered live by Dr. Linda Miller, Founder of EWI Works who has spent considerable time developing programs for municipalities and others. This is our last session for 2020. Stay tuned for more dates coming in 2021!

PHS 101: Foundation in Psychological Health and Safety

Date: January 26, 2021 - January 27, 2021
Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Online

The purpose of his 2-day course is to prepare the participant to design, implement and measure a Psychological Health and Safety Management System (PHSMS) that will reduce mental harm and promote mental health in the workplace.

Psychological health and safety requires a comprehensive and holistic system as well as the ability to effectively influence leader and employee conduct to create a safe and healthy environment in which to thrive.

PHS 101 is approved for 12 CPD hours through CPHR-Alberta.

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Certificate Program

Building on the successful delivery of the two-day Psychological Health and Safety Facilitator Certification program that was offered this past June, Alberta Health and Safety Association (AMHSA) and its strategic partner, Howatt HR, will be releasing five additional course offerings starting on November 23. These five new courses will enable participants to work towards a Psychological Health and Safety Facilitator’s Certificate.

AMHSA is also offering the opportunity for participants to register for selected individual courses that will result in a certificate of training upon completion for each course taken.

The goal of this program is to support organizations in developing practical workplace mental health strategies and the mental health competencies of their operational leaders. Upon completion of all courses, participants will be certified as a Psychological Health and Safety Facilitator. All courses may be completed within 24 months.