Increase your awareness about the impacts of stigma, and the importance of a healthy and safe workplace.
Average time to complete this course is approximately 15 minutes. This course is offered free of charge to promote awareness of the topic.
In 2023, the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum commissioned a research study called Understanding Substance Use Among Apprentices in the Skilled Trades. The purpose of the study was to better understand the lived experiences of apprentices and tradespeople. Some of the study’s key findings will be discussed in this course. The course aims to raise awareness about the impacts of stigma and the importance of a healthy and safe workplace. This free course is part of a three-course series on substance use in the trades. You may also be interested in Substance Use in the Trades: Harm Reduction and Substance Use in the Trades: Supporting Your Well-being.
Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
This course is recommended for workers in the trades and is also suitable for workers in organizations of all sizes, across all industries and occupations.
This course is delivered as an on-line e-learning course. All you need is a computer, access to the Internet - and you are ready to go! This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience. Content for this course was developed by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), and reviewed by labour, employer and government representatives to ensure a balanced perspective.
Item Number: ESUTA-PP4495EN