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Tue, May 28

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IUEC Local 50

Building Mental Health in the Construction Workplace – Mental Health Awareness

This two-day 'Train the Trainer' Mental Health Awareness training package is for union educators to deliver to union members, apprentices, officers, and representatives. This course covers the importance of mental health, how the workplace affects your mental health, and how to support workers.

Building Mental Health in the Construction Workplace –  Mental Health Awareness
Building Mental Health in the Construction Workplace –  Mental Health Awareness

Time & Location

May 28, 2024, 8:30 a.m. – May 29, 2024, 4:00 p.m.

IUEC Local 50, 400 Westney Rd S, Ajax, ON L1S 6M6, Canada

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About the event

The Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council of Ontario is proud to partner with the International Union of Elevator Constructors, Local 50 to provide this training opportunity.

The 'Train the Trainer' program will take approximately 12 hours to complete over two days, from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, including active class time and homework/preparation for the Teach Back on day 2. This program is being offered to train your trainers, to then teach this program.

Lunch will be provided. Participants are required to bring their own notepads and writing equipment they need for notes.

After completing this course, participants will:

  • Have a greater understanding of the signs and symptoms of depression and anxiety.
  • Be confident to approach a worker they may be concerned about and initiate a conversation.
  • Understand potential mental health risks and protective factors in the workplace and how these may impact workers.
  • Know what support and resources are available for workers.
  • Be able to deliver informal ‘toolbox talks’ to workers about mental health in the workplace.

The mental health course is broken down into the following modules:

  • MODULE 1: What is Mental Health
  • MODULE 2: The relationship between the construction workplace and Mental Health
  • MODULE 3: Anxiety and Depression
  • MODULE 4: Taking action to support a worker

All the materials will be offered as worksite toolbox talks.

Tickets

  • Building Mental Health

    Train the Trainer

    $0.00

Total

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