Health & Safety Training

Health and Safety training is to be completed to keep you safe and well at the workplace. This is required due to applicable legislative requirements and/or are mandated by York University.


Health and Safety training for employees can be accessed via YU Learn by using your employee Passport York Account. If you do not have a Passport York account, use Passport York Self-Serve to create one. Completed online courses are reflected on your training record in HR Self Serve within two business days. It is important to note that job specific training is generally organized through local areas.

York University Community Members

A variety of health & safety training is available to York University students, visitors and others without a Passport York account.

Courses available:

  • WHMIS Level I
  • WHMIS Level II
  • Biosafety
  • Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • ... and more

Course Registration:

For job-specific health and safety training, contact your Management Supervisor or Course Director prior to registration to determine if the training is applicable to your role.

Register for courses through YU Learn.

For your job-specific training needs and/or any training related-inquiries, send an email to