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CCOHS Forum IV: Better Together
Date:  October 29 & 30, 2012
Location:  Marriott Harbourfront, Halifax, NS

* Student discount is also available - details below.

CANCELLATION: A $50 cancellation fee applies on/before September 30, 2012. After September 30, 2012 registration can only be transferred to another party.

Product Description

Online and advanced registration closes at 12:00 PM EDT on Friday, October 26. After this time, only onsite registrations from 7:30-8:30 AM at Forum IV on Monday, October 29 will be accepted.

Forum IV: A National Conference on Workplace Health and Safety

Discuss current issues. Stimulate creative solutions. Inspire positive action. Join hundreds of health & safety professionals from across the country on
October 29 & 30, 2012, in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Forum IV: Better Together is a two-day tripartite, national event that will bring together subject experts, workers, employers, and governments to share their knowledge and experience around the growing concern for total worker well-being.

Forum IV is an opportunity for participants to collaborate on integrated, comprehensive approaches to total health and wellness at work.

Participants will enjoy presentations by leading workplace health and safety experts, plus take part in interactive, informative workshops to stimulate creative solutions to help Canadian workers be safe and healthy.

Whether you're new to the world of workplace health and safety or a seasoned safety professional, you have a voice to be heard, and many learning opportunities to discover at Forum IV. Learn more about Forum IV features.

This will be CCOHS' fourth national forum. The most recent was held in Gatineau, QC, and brought together hundreds of participants from across Canada who shared their experiences while putting forth recommendations on how leadership can positively impact the health and safety of workers.

What's included:


  • all speaker sessions
  • workshops
  • light refreshments
  • lunches

Certification maintenance points have been applied for and are pending. More details to follow.

French-language simultaneous interpretation services will be available.

During the registration process, you will be asked to make your workshop selections. Choose one for each day:

Day 1 October 29, 2012

  • Mental Health in the Workplace OR
  • Psychosocial Work Factors and Musculoskeletal Disorders (All industries) OR
  • Psychosocial Work Factors and Musculoskeletal Disorders (Healthcare industry)

Day 2 October 30, 2012

  • Healthy Workplaces OR
  • Workplace harassment and bullying (All industries) OR
  • Workplace Harassment and Bullying (Healthcare industry)

Registration Rates


Regular $550
CCOHS Member Regular* $495
Full-Time Student** - Regular $385

Applicable taxes are added at checkout.

* All CCOHS Members save 10% off registration fees. Enter your Membership number during online checkout. Not a Member? Learn more about becoming a CCOHS Member.

**Must be a full-time student enrolled in a Canadian college or university. A current student number must be provided. Call 1-800-668-4284 to register as a Student.

If you have any questions regarding the registration process please Contact Us online or call 1-800-668-4284.