Engineering and Business Professors are invited to attend the Minerva Learning Forums and WebinarsEngineering and Business Professors
Find out More

What is Minerva Canada Safety Management Education Inc.?


A non-profit volunteer-run organization, Minerva Canada, aims to be a global leader in health and safety management education by influencing the curriculum of post-secondary institutions to ensure that future business leaders create healthier and safer workplaces.
The only organization of its kind, it:
  • advocates for increased inclusion of health and safety concepts in business and engineering curricula
  • educates the educators by providing business and engineering professors and instructors in universities and colleges with practical, curriculum-ready tools and initiatives
  • forges partnerships with governments, associations and accreditation boards
  • connects educators with Canada’s business enterprises to learn what industry seeks from new graduates entering the workforce and how health and safety management concepts are being applied in the workplace.
Several of Minerva’s resources and activities are provided free of charge to educators, financially supported by our roster of blue-chip corporate, organizational and government sponsors.

News

Latest News

The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers partners with Minerva Canada
Effective May 3, 2021, Minerva Canada Safety Management Education Inc. and the Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) are pleased to announce a collaborative effort in advancing Health and Safety (H&S) training specifically developed for the engineering community in the province of Ontario.
The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers, through its Ontario Engineering Academy (OEA), shall make Minerva’s H&S courses available online https://ospe.on.ca/oea/. The OSPE/Minerva Canada OHS Certificate will be available in three unique levels, which build upon one another. The program begins with the Foundations of OHS (Course 100), followed by the Intermediate Level (Course 200) and culminating in the Leadership Level (Course 300).
More details about the Minerva-OSPE partnership are provided in the May 3 rd press release.

Minerva Starts Development Work for Online Course 400
In March, Minerva began to develop the necessary content for 8 modules that will be included as part of its online Course 400. These modules include

  • Process Safety Management
  • Electrical Safety
  • Radiation Safety
  • Robotics Safety
  • Emergency Preparedness and Crisis Management
  • Managing Change
  • Health and Wellness
  • Managing Excellence in Health and Safety
It’s expected Course 400 will be launched in Q1 2022.

Minerva makes arrangements for individual students and company employees to access the Minerva e-courses
With the Minerva-OSPE partnership, interested students, professional association members, and employees whose school or organization does not have a Minerva licensing agreement can now gain access to Minerva’s eLearning courses and modules in Health and Safety. More information on registering for the courses can be obtained by contacting Minerva at minerva@safetymanagementeducation.com

.

Upcoming Events

June 2021: Minerva Webinar - Managing Change and Risk (Automotive Industry) .
September 2021: Minerva Webinar - Managing Change and Risk (Chemical Industry).
October 2021: Learning Forum (Virtual or in person).
November 2021: Minerva Webinar - Managing Change and Risk (Organizational).


Thank you to all our sponsors