Health & Safety

These health and safety courses will prepare you for the new sanitization protocols, handling unruly customers, addressing medical emergencies and more. Get to work feeling confident that you are doing so with the knowledge and tools to keep yourself and those around you safe.

Follow the course links below to our Educational Partners’ websites, where you will have access to all Hospitality EDGE selected courses.

Disinfect Right 

Cleaning and disinfection isn’t a science but does require an understanding to be effective. Disinfect Right™ in partnership with the Canadian Healthcare Housekeepers' Association, teaches recognized infection control protocols typically followed in healthcare now adapted for public spaces. In 90 minutes, learn how to effectively use disinfectant products, use Personal Protective Equipment safely, and break the chain of transmission through enhanced cleaning techniques, protocol and procedures recognized by public health to ensure healthier spaces for the public.

Safe Workplace Essentials

Led by an accomplished team of instructors with more than 50 years in hospitality between them, this two half-day workshop will help you understand today’s expectations for safe hospitality workplaces. Included are workshops on: Ontario Health and Safety Act (OHSA). Access for Ontarians with Disabilities (AODA), Unconscious Bias and Cultural Awareness, Workplace Violence and Harassment, and Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS). These skills are essential in creating a healthy and safe workplace, and will help workers demonstrate leadership with their peers and supervisors. Participants will also receive a WHMIS certificate of completion upon successful graduation.