OFL Prevention Link ‘Rights and Obligations’ and ‘Benefits and Services’

ATTN: LEC MEMBERS: PLEASE BE SURE TO FORWARD TO ALL REGION 5 MEMBERS

The Region 5 Education Committee is pleased to offer our second virtual educational opportunity to our Region 5 members. We would like to invite all members of Region 5 to participate in our upcoming zoom classes on:

OFL Prevention Link ‘Rights and Obligations’ and ‘Benefits and Services’ www.preventionlink.ca

There are two session offerings.

DATES:

Class #1 will run four consecutive Saturdays

Saturday, April 10, 17, 24 and May 1, 2021    9:00 am – 4:00 pm (EST)

Class #2 will run four consecutive Sundays

                        Sunday, April 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 2021      9:00 am – 4:00 pm (EST)

Registration Deadline: Friday, March 19, 2021 4:00 pm at

R5Educationals@opseu.org

Virtual Meetings: Participation instructions will be provided to all upon confirmation of acceptance.

Please find attached:

Call-Out Package: OFL Prevention Link ‘Rights and Obligations’ and ‘Benefits and Services’

Human Rights Accommodation Form

Region 5 Education Committee

OPSEU/SEFPO

Workers Health & Safety Centre Labour Level 1 Program

ATTN: LEC MEMBERS: PLEASE BE SURE TO FORWARD TO ALL REGION 5 MEMBERS

In keeping with the Region 5 Education Committee’s commitment with supporting the important work of providing meaningful educational opportunities to our valued members, we would like to invite all members of Region 5 to participate in our upcoming zoom classes on:

Workers Health & Safety Centre Labour Level 1 Program   www.whsc.on.ca

We are pleased to offer two sessions. Please complete the attached Application Form.

DATES:           Class #1 will run four consecutive Saturdays

                        Saturday, April 10, 17, 24 and May 1, 2021    9:00 am – 4:00 pm (EST)

                        Class #2 will run four consecutive Sundays

                        Sunday, April 11, 18, 25 and May 2, 2021     9:00 am – 4:00 pm (EST)

Registration Deadline: Friday, March 19, 2021 4:00 pm at

R5Educationals@opseu.org

Virtual Meetings: Participation instructions will be provided to all upon confirmation of acceptance.

Please find attached:

Call-Out Package: Workers Health & Safety Centre Labour Level 1 Program

Human Rights Accommodation Form

Kind regards,

Region 5 Education Committee

OPSEU/SEFPO

Directive 5

Please see the news release below in regards to Directive 5 which allows a health care worker to have access to a N95 respirator when 2m of distance cannot be obtained between a healthcare worker and a suspected/probable or confirmed case of COVID-19.

Please see full details in your email.

Members – if you find yourself in a situation where a N95 mask is needed and you are not given one please reach out to a Steward for assistance.

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/health-care-unions-welcome-significantly-improved-covid-19-protections-for-400-000-health-care-workers-820427408.html