Monday, 22 January 2018

EHS Supervisory Training: Inspections

Environment, Health & Safety's (EHS) Professional Development program for supervisors offers practical strategies to support a safe, healthy, and environmentally responsible workplace. EHS has released the second module of the program, which focuses on inspections.

Need to know if your workspace is safe? Want to ensure that you're best of the best for safety culture, to help recruit and retain the best staff? Environment, Health & Safety's Professional Development has what you need in the Inspections module, including checklists!

To take Supervisory EHS Professional Development Program Module 2: Inspections visit: (You'll need to log in with your CCID)

By the end of this second module, you will be able to:
  • Understand supervisors legal responsibilities to inspect workplaces
  • Recognize the benefits of workplace inspections
  • Identify the types of inspections
  • Conduct inspections
  • Create inspection checklists
The U of A has set a goal to get 50% of our supervisors through this program over the course of this winter, so EHS will be in touch with you regularly to keep you informed. Watch your e-mails for program updates!

If you have any questions about this program or environment, health, or safety at the U of A, please visit our website at