Training : NS Labour and Advanced Education, Health and Safety


Online occupational health and safety courses

Occupational health and safety courses are now available through the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS). Courses are sponsored by the Department of Labour, Skills and Immigration, Safety Branch.

Nova Scotians can take up to 5 courses each year for free. You don’t need to take all 5 at once.

You can register for courses on the CCOHS Nova Scotia OHS Training site.

If you’re already registered, you can log in to CCOHS to take or review courses.

Additional courses are available for free during the COVID-19 pandemic. These courses don’t count toward your 5 courses per year. You can register for these courses on the CCOHS site.


Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) training

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) training is available through SkillsonlineNS.