Facilities Management

Safety

Safety

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Resources

 

Required Training

Some of the training modules that you will need to complete are available online, whereas others are only available in-class. The in-class sessions are typically offered in the spring and the fall and will be arranged by your Manager. The online modules can be completed at any time and can be accessed by following the steps below: 

STEPS TO ACCESS ONLINE TRAINING ON OWL:

If you have not already added the module to your OWL workspace, you will need to do that first:

    1. Go to the Required Training page on the Human Resources site: http://www.uwo.ca/hr/learning/required/index.html.
    2. Scroll down the page to find the training module that you require and click on the arrow to the left of the title.
    3. A box will open containing info about the course. In the Course Link section, click on 'click here to link to (training course name)'.
    4. You will be prompted to login. After login, select 'Yes, please add me' to join the worksite.

If you have previously added the module to your OWL workspace, you can simply log into OWL to access it:

    1. Log into OWL: https://owl.uwo.ca/portal.
    2. Click on 'Membership' on the left side menu.
    3. An alphabetical list of the modules that you have joined will appear (My Current Sites).
    4. Click on the course title, then click on 'Instructions/START' on the left menu to begin the module.

Frequently asked questions regarding Required Training


Some of the training that you will need to complete is required by Western University of all its employees, whereas other training is specific to Facilities Management and is dependent on your position. To determine which courses are required of you by Western and Facilities Management, consult the Training Requirements Matrix or click on the arrow beside your occupation in the list below.

Titles in blue text indicate training modules that are available online and can be completed through OWL. Training denoted with an * is a Western Required Training

Caretakers

Asbestos Awareness for Caretakers and Grounds
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Respirator Fitting - Half Face
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Carpenters

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Personal Protective Equipment
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Control Mechanics

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevation Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Electricians

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Electrical Mechanical

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Self-Contained Breathing  Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Facilities Engineering

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Construction Safety
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Gas Fitters

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Self-Contained Breathing  Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Grounds

Asbestos Awareness for Caretakers and Grounds
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Ladder Safety
Personal Protective Equipment
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Locksmiths

*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Painters

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Respirator Fitting - Half Face
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Parking

*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Spills Management
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Plumbers and Fitters

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Self-Contained Breathing  Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Power Plant

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Self-Contained Breathing  Apparatus
Spills management
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Project Crew

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Personal Protective Equipment
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Refrigeration

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Self-Contained Breathing  Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Client Services

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Electrical Awareness
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Stores

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
Forklift Training
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Spills Management
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Sheet Metal Mechanic

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Respirator Fitting - Half Face
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Vehicle Mechanics

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Respirator Fitting - Half Face
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Welders

Asbestos Awareness & Responsibilities
*Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
*Bill 168 (Safe Campus Community)
Confined Space
Defensive Driving
Electrical Awareness
Elevating Work Platforms
Ergonomics - Industrial/Offices
Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher
First Aid/CPR
*Health and Safety Awareness
Laboratory Safety (Radioactive/Biosafety)
Ladder Safety
Lock-Out/Tag-Out
Personal Protective Equipment
Respirator Fitting - N95
Respirator Fitting - Full Face
Respirator Fitting - Half Face
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus
*Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS)

Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee

Carmen Bertone
Management Representative
Ext. 82660 cbertone@uwo.ca

Rob Laforge
Management Representative
Ext. 86735 rlaforge@uwo.ca

Steve Pepper
CUPE 2361 Worker Representative
Ext. 88747 spepper@uwo.ca

Thomas Stein
IUOE 772 Worker Representative
Ext. 83765 tstein4@uwo.ca  

Craig Fellner
Management Representative
Ext. 82711 cfellne2@uwo.ca

Steve MacKay
Management Representative
Ext. 88764 smackay@uwo.ca

David Soares
CUPE 2361 Worker Representative
Ext. 88613 dsoares2@uwo.ca

Amarildo Topalli
UWOSA Worker Representative
Ext. 88706 atopall@uwo.ca  

Tony Hammoud
Facility Safety Consultant
Ext. 88730 ahammoud@uwo.ca

Al Niemi
Management Representative
Ext. 88888 aniemi2@uwo.ca

Darryl Stanley
CUPE 2361 Worker Representative
Ext. 88058 dstanley@uwo.ca  

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