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Program Comparison Help

Decision-making made easy! This tool gives you a breakdown of individual programs offered at George Brown College and how they differ from other programs you’re interested in. Use this tool to select up to 10 programs to compare, helping you make the right choice for the career you want.
Instructions:

1. Under Program Comparison, click Add a New Program

2. Search for one of the programs you’re interested in (either alphabetically, by interest or by job)

3. Click on the title of the program in the menu

4. Click Add to Comparison

5. Continue searching for programs using steps 2-4

6. When you’re done, clicking Program Comparison will give you a preview of the programs and the option to delete, add or clear all

7. Open Program Compare for more details and an easy-to-read comparison of the programs you’ve selected

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FIRST AID CENTRES 

Qualified First Aid Attendants operate the College First Aid Centres and are certified to assess and treat minor injuries and illness.

Transportation will be provided to the nearest Medical Walk-In Centre or Hospital Emergency Department for our students, staff or visitors when treatment by a health care professional is necessary.

The Emergency Medical Services at 911 are requested for all serious or life threatening circumstances.

First Aid Centre Operations

Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

  1. St. James Campus
    200 King Street East, Room 116A, Building “A”
    Tel: (416) 415-5000 ext. 2203
  2. Casa Loma Campus
    160 Kendal Avenue, Room C227, Building “C”
    Tel: (416) 415-5000 ext. 4588
  3. Waterfront Campus
    51 Dockside Drive, Room 118, Main Lobby
    Tel: (416) 415-5000 ext. 5519

Campus Security and the Evening Campus Supervisor will respond to first aid requests made after 3:30 p.m. and may be contacted at:

St. James Campus (416) 415- 2047
Casa Loma Campus (416) 415 - 4532
Waterfront Campus (416) 415-4000/8000

Please Note:

All student, staff or visitor accidents and injuries must be reported to the First Aid Centre or Campus Security. To get more information please see Accident Reporting below.


 

ACCIDENT REPORTING 

All student, staff, or visitor accidents and injuries must be reported to your nearest campus First Aid Centre or Security office. Please download and complete the SUPERVISOR’S ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION REPORT FORM (Excel file)The report MUST be returned to the First Aid Centre within 24 HOURS. For more information, please see the First Aid Centres.

 (i) In-Class Student Accident 
The Professor/Instructor is responsible for completing and returning the Supervisor’s Accident Investigation Report to the First Aid Centre.

(ii) Out-of-Class Student Accident 
The Campus Manager is responsible for completing and returning the Supervisor’s Accident Investigation Report to the First Aid Centre.

(iii) Staff Accident 
The staff member’s direct Supervisor/Manager is responsible for completing and returning the Supervisor’s Accident Investigation Report to the First Aid Centre.

(iv) Visitor Accident (includes external contractors) 
The Campus Manager is responsible for completing and returning the Supervisor’s Accident Investigation Report to the First Aid Centre.

STUDENTS ON WORK PLACEMENT WHO HAVE A WORK RELATED ILLNESS OR ACCIDENT INCLUDING NEEDLE STICK INJURY

Please download and follow the instructions provided in the guidelines below.

  • Management Guide PDF icon - Students on “Unpaid” Work Placements/ Work Related Illness or Accident/ and Needle Stick Protocol for Faculty. (NOTE: This document is only available locally, on the George Brown College intranet site)  

 

WHMIS TRAINING 

WORKPLACE HAZARDOUS MATERIALS INFORMATION SYSTEM (WHMIS) (NEW)

R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 860, as amended O. Reg. 36/93 WHMIS training is an annual requirement for employees that work with chemicals.  Employees who do not work with chemicals must complete WHMIS training every three (3) years. 

WHMIS training is provided throughout the year at both the Casa Loma and St. James campuses.  The interactive computer based safety training program is available to employees through the Health & Safety Department. 

Go to the Staff Development website to check course availability and enrol. To get more details and to schedule your annual safety training check the calendar of events and register with Staff Development.