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Achievement and Success through Continuing Education 
Q&A with Heather Pate, 2019 Grad

What is your current position?
Lead Investigator - Alberta OHS Officer and Peace Officer II since May 2014. When a reportable incident occurs at an Alberta worksite, I am called out to attend the worksite with one or more colleagues to investigate the circumstances...

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Health Protection and Health Promotion 

By Instructor Jason McInnis

While some jobs may be inherently more dangerous than others, all workers face health and safety challenges on and off the job. To keep workers safe, potential short- and long-term hazards need to be anticipated, evaluated, recognized and controlled...

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Program News

Fall 2019 Courses

HPEO408: Occupational Health Hazards (Full - waitlist available)
HPEO409: Environmental Health Economics
HPEO411: Health Protection Technology

Please note: all courses are subject to availability and the schedule is subject to change. Early registration is recommended as courses fill up quickly.

Program Schedule

The 2020 program schedule is now available for your planning.

Convocation News

Congratulations to the fifty-seven EOH graduates who celebrated completion of the program from November 2017 to June 2019!

  • Christine Burns, BC
  • David Clark, BC
  • Tara Jarvis, BC
  • Oliver Krupke, BC
  • Trevor Reid, BC
  • Tim Reynolds, BC
  • Emily Boulter, BC
  • Nancy Cepeda Vega, AB
  • David Cheung, NV, USA
  • Peter Fairman, BC
  • Daniel Kempling, AB
  • Diane Kilby, BC
  • Laura Kurys, AB
  • Devin Mitchell, BC
  • Michael Mitchell, BC
  • Nadine Neil, BC
  • Terry Smardon, BC
  • Carrie-Ann Temreck, AB
  • Sarah Wakefield, BC
  • Michelle Westra, AB
  • Richard Wong, BC
  • Jeffrey Zmurchyk, BC
  • Rochelle Anderson, BC
  • Krista Bollinger, AB
  • Ronald Breadmore, NT
  • Simranpreet Kaur, BC
  • Brett Malcolm, BC
  • Williams Njoku, IE
  • William Oching, BC
  • Sarah Stannus, BC
  • Donna Veinotte, NS
  • David Adamson, BC
  • Emmanuel Akyea-Mensah, BC
  • Shaun Bradley, BC
  • Torin Daw, BC
  • Jaspreet Dehal, BC
  • Jacqueline Ellis, BC
  • Anderson Fonrose, AB
  • Janice Hamilton, MB
  • Andrew Hatch, BC
  • Raquel Kinghorn, BC
  • Lucas Marcoccia, AB
  • Jillian McKay, BC
  • Mark Miller, ON
  • Myles Murphy, BC
  • Colleen Nechvolodoff, BC
  • Maeve O'Toole, ON
  • Nkeiruka Obialor, ON
  • Heather Pate, AB
  • Brian Preston, BC
  • Terry Price, BC
  • David Raymaakers, AB
  • Krystle Raymond, AB
  • Parker Restrick, BC
  • Todd Russell, AB
  • Stephanie White, AB
  • Michael Zmurko, AB

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Awards and Bursaries

Division of Continuing Studies Bursary

Each term the Division of Continuing Studies offers bursaries to assist learners in furthering their education. Bursaries are awarded to learners who can display evidence of a commitment to lifelong learning and who can demonstrate financial need. Application deadlines are January 15 and August 31. Applications are available online on our Info for Students page.

Dick Martin Scholarship Award

The Canadian Centre for Health and Safety (CCOHS) is now accepting entries for the 2020 Dick Martin Scholarship Award. Awarded annually, this $3,000 national scholarship is available to any student enrolled, either full-time or part-time, in an occupational health and safety related course or program leading to an occupational health and safety certificate, diploma or degree at an accredited college or university in Canada. Application deadline is January 31. Application details are available through the CCOHS website.

BCRSP Scholarship Award

The Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP) annually awards two $4,000 national scholarships to students enrolled, either full-time or part-time, in a two, three or four year occupational health and safety related program leading to an occupational health and safety certificate, diploma or degree at the undergraduate level. Application deadline is March 31. View application details


Upcoming Occupational Health and Safety Conferences

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering Professional Development Conference

September 22-25, 2019
Winnipeg, MB

September 27-30, 2020
St John's, NL

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XII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2020

October 4 - 7, 2020
Toronto, ON

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  • Posted August 27, 2019