Course Calendar

FREE! Accident & Incident Investigation | Employers' Advisors Office, Victoria

Single-day Course
  • 2019-10-08 09:00:00 | 2019-10-08 12:30:00
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Location Title: Employers’ Advisers Office Training Room
City: Victoria

VICA is partnering with the Employers’ Advisors Office to offer their FREE training for our members! We want to connect our members with the best resources available. The Employers Advisors Office provides all employers with free training, as well advice, assistance, and representation in all aspects of workers’ compensation.

Please Note: 
This course will be held at the Employers’ Advisors Office training room in Victoria, located at #400- 3960 Quadra St. Registration is through the Employers' Advisors Office. 

  • Contact: Wendy Jones, Employers' Advisor for additional information and assitance with registration.
    • Direct: 250-952-4157
    • Email 
    • Registration on the EAO website HERE

Accident/Incident Investigation (Morning Seminar, 3.5 Hours)

This seminar will provide employers with information regarding when accident/incident investigations are required and how to conduct these types of investigations. Topics covered include:

  • WorkSafeBC law and regulation regarding accident/incident investigations
  • A practical guide to investigating accident/incidents
  • Why thorough accident investigations are important
  • Case studies will be used to emphasize the practical information

This course is ideal for Employers, Managers, Supervisors and members of the Joint OHS Committee who conduct or are involved in accident/incident investigations at the workplace.


How to register:

Email Chenelle or register below through the VICA store. Chenelle will then provide your information to the Employers Advisers Office when we register with them on behalf of all VICA members who plan to attend.

Course Instructor Information

BC Employers Advisors Office
Assisting Employers With Workers’ Compensation Issues

The Employers' Advisers Office provides advice, assistance, representation and training on all aspects of workers' compensation. There are eight offices located throughout BC. Learn more, and access free resources on their website:

Wendy Jones, Employers' Advisor – Employers' Advisers Office, BC Ministry of Labour

Wendy has been an Employers’ Adviser specialist since 2008, based out of the Victoria office. She provides advice, assistance, education and representation to employers across all industries that deal with Workers Compensation Board matters including Claims, Prevention and Assessment issues. In her current role, Wendy represents employers in hearings as well as providing written submissions in appeals or reviews. Prior to working with the Employers’ Advisors Office, she worked for over 10 years with the BC Employment Standards Branch as an Industrial Relations Officer.