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Cannabis And The Workplace

September 14, 2018

THIS SEMINAR IS NOW FULL. TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITLIST, PLEASE EMAIL JOANNE WONG, EVENT COORDINATOR AT JWONG@HARRISCO.COM

Scott McCann and Brad Cocke will discuss the topical issue of cannabis and its impact on the workplace, with a focus on providing managers, supervisors and HR professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to the use of cannabis by employees.

Key issues covered will include:

  • Cannabis basics - from illicit drugs to legal medicine
  • The current state of the law
      • Criminal law and anticipated changes
      • Medicinal use
      • Law applicable to the workplace
  • Drug addiction and medicinal use
      • Required medical documentation
      • The duty to accommodate employees
  • Recreational use
      • Proving usage
      • Investigations, discipline and discharge
  • Legalization and its anticipated impact on the workplace, and how employers can be prepared.


BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS: PAYMENT IS REQUIRED TO CONFIRM YOUR REGISTRATION. A $50 CANCELLATION FEE PER PERSON WILL BE CHARGED IF YOU CANCEL YOUR REGISTRATION LESS THAN 5 BUSINESS DAYS BEFORE THE EVENT. A REFUND WILL NOT BE ISSUED IF YOU DO NOT ADVISE US OF YOUR CANCELLATION.

The Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia and Yukon (CPHR) has pre-approved this seminar for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours.

Type:
Professional Development Seminar
Date:
September 14, 2018
Time:
8:30AM - 12:30PM
Location:
Bentall 5 Conference Centre, Ground Floor, 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
Cost:
$365 + GST per person
Includes:
Printed seminar materials, continental breakfast and refreshments
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