Health, Safety and Environment at Waterloo
The Safety Office provides consultation and support services to the University community on matters relating to environmental and occupational health and safety.
Support the University’s strategic goals through the delivery of effective, efficient, and comprehensive health, safety and environmental program services;
Facilitate successful endeavours by all members of the University community by advising on establishing the healthiest and safest work and educational environment reasonably attainable; and
Ensure that persons accountable for University operations are fully and properly informed of the legal and regulatory health, safety and environmental compliance risks and requirements, and providing advice to those persons on those risks and requirements.
Upcoming classroom training
|Wednesday, October 18, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 116E|
|Thursday, November 16, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 112D|
|Friday November 3, 2017||9:00 - 12:00||COM 112D|
|Friday December 8, 2017||9:00 - 12:00||COM 112D|
|Thursday, October 12, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 112D|
|Tuesday, November 14, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 112D|
|Thursday, Sept 28th, 2017||1:00 pm - 4:00 pm||COM112D|
|Wednesday, Oct 18th, 2017||Cancelled|
|Tuesday, Nov 21st, 2017||1:00 pm - 4:00 pm||COM112D|
|Thursday, September 28, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 112D|
|Tuesday, October 17, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 116E|
|Thursday, November 9, 2017||9:00 am - 12:00 pm||COM 112D|
|Monday, October 2, 2017||9:30 am - 10:30 am||COM 112D|
Register online for classroom sessions.
Registration for courses is done through myHRinfo. To register for the course follow the steps listed below: After logging in:
- Log on to myHRinfo.
- Select "Self Service".
- Locate "Learning and Development".
- Select "Request Training Enrolment".
- Select "Search by course" and enter course name OR number.
- To see what sessions are available click "View available sessions".
- Note - Courses without a minimum number of 6 students enrolled may be cancelled the day before it is scheduled to occur. If you are registered for a cancelled course, you will receive an email notification.
For additional help, follow the instructions on using Self Service.
The Safety Office is located in the Commissary (COM) Building. Our entrance faces the Ring Road, next to Police & Parking Services.
- Oct. 6, 2017
First aid courses have been scheduled for November and December. Please register for a session using MyHRInfo.
- Feb. 2, 2017
The Emergency Response Plan has been revised and updated, and the accessibility version is posted on the Emergency Planning website.
- Jan. 27, 2017
Incident Management Program (NEW)