Resources for young workers and parents: overview
Whether you are a young worker, a parent of a young worker, a teacher or an employer, everyone wants to make sure that youth entering the workforce remain safe while at work. The WSIB offers a variety of programs and resources that are geared towards making young workers aware of their rights and responsibilities in making their workplace safe.
- 7 Things You’d Better Know to Work Smart, Work Safe ( 414.2kb, PDF)
Introduces our Young Worker Awareness program to young workers and outlines your workplace rights, responsibilities and hazard recognition.
Health and Safety 101 is an e-course developed by the WSIB for young workers 24 years old and younger.
- Passport to Safety
Show your employer you are safety smart. Participate in the Passport to Safety, a national young worker health and safety test that gives you a transcript to prove that you have a basic understanding of what you need to protect yourself on the job.
- Worksmart Ontario
The Ministry of Labour’s website for young workers.