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Required Training

Faculty and Staff are required to complete online training programs. Employees will receive an activation email from HRdownloads following the commencement of employment.  To create an account, click on the "Set Password" button provided in the email. Following account setup, you will be able to login to your account by visiting and clicking on the "Login" button at the top of the page OR clicking on the login button below. Required training modules will be available to view and complete under the Assignments page. 


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    Supervisor Health & Safety Training


    Mandatory for all academic and administrative leaders, manager, supervisors (including work study supervisors), and anyone who has the responsibility of overseeing others' work. If you complete this module, you do are not required to complete the Worker version.

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    Employee Health & Safety Training


    Worker Health & Safety training-Mandatory for all Brescia faculty and staff.

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    WHMIS – Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System


    WHMIS training-Mandatory for all Brescia faculty and staff. All existing staff and faculty must complete the new version of WHMIS if you have not completed this training since May 2, 2016.


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    Workplace Violence and Harassment

    Mandatory for all Bresica faculty and staff.

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    Accessibility in Service

    Mandatory for all Brescia faculty and staff.

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    Building Inclusivity through Anti-Racism Training

    Module 1-Mandatory for all Brescia faculty and staff. 

    **Available through OWL**

Other courses or training may be required depending on your role or duties at Brescia. Please confirm your specific training requirements with your supervisor.

Additional Resources and Recommended Learning