Description:

Disability management is the process in the workplace designed to facilitate the continued employment of workers with injury, illness and disability.

This is done through a coordinated effort taking into account the workers’ functional abilities.

 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the general principles and best practices for disability management
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of WSIB legislation and how it relates to other legislation, including the Ontario Human Rights Code.
  • Determine whether an injury or illness is a return to work and reportable under WSIB legislation.
  • Differentiate the roles and responsibilities of the workplace parties (employee, employer, union, treating health care professionals, WSIB) within WSIB claims management.
  • Develop an early and safe return to work plan, and / or stay at work accommodation

Duration: 1 hour

Certificate:

  • You must obtain 80% on the final assessment to receive your completion certificate.

Platforms:

  • Courses can be accessed on laptops, desktops, and mobile devices using all browsers and the Brightspace Pulse App (available in App Store and Google Play).

Cost: Free

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