Developing and Implementing your Fit for Duty Policy & Program

The role of a Designated Employer Representative (DER) or Program Administrator can be challenging, especially considering the complex provincial and federal legislative responsibilities inherent within a workplace Fitness for Duty / Drug and Alcohol Policy.

This 3.5-hour course will help prepare both new and experienced DERs and Program Administrators to effectively manage a workplace Fitness for Duty program in a way that considers cost, liability, compliance, and health and safety. Participants will benefit from a review of current concepts and case studies, testing equipment demonstrations, and receipt of materials to support the implementation of a Fitness for Duty program.

 

Course topics include:

Testing

  • Testing
  • Drug and alcohol testing methodologies
  • Advantages and limitations
  • Test scheduling process
  • Result management

Policy

  • Program management
  • Legislated and industry considerations
  • Tips to reduce program costs, limit corporate liability, ensure compliance and promote worker health and safety
  • Accommodation and return to duty

Training

  • Recommendations for employee-specific training and supervisor

 

NOTE: Completion of the Reasonable Cause Supervisor Training program is a pre-requisite to this course.

How to Get Started.

We will contact you within 24 hours and will get you a plan within 48 hours.

Contact Us

Contact us by calling our head office (403-343-6869) or filling out our new client form.

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Contact Us

Contact us by calling our head office (403-343-6869) or filling out our new client form.

Quick Assesment

We contact you within 24 hours to book a quick assessment to discuss your company’s needs.

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Quick Assesment

We contact you within 24 hours to book a quick assessment to discuss your company’s needs.

Implementation Plan

One of our occupational health & safety specialists will get back to you within 48 hours with an initial implementation plan and any quotes needed to get started.

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Implementation Plan

One of our occupational health & safety specialists will get back to you within 48 hours with an initial implementation plan and any quotes needed to get started.