Seminar February 2018
Cannabis / Drugs / Alcohol & OHS Laws, What Employers & Employees Need to Know

Due to the overwhelming response to our seminar last September AASP is hosting another seminar to provide education regarding cannabis and the new Laws that will come into effect in Canada in 2018. Additionally, we are adding information on the Alberta Cannabis Framework and the new OHS Laws coming into effect June 1, 2018.

We have 160 seats available these will sell out fast-don’t miss this one!

Seminar Details

WHEN: Friday, February 2, 2018
WHERE: Deerfoot Inn and Casino, 1000, 11500 – 35 Street SE, Calgary, AB. T2Z 3W4
SEMINAR COST: AASP Members : $95.00 + GST  –  Non-Members: $190.00 + GST
TIME: 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

We have a group of excellent, knowledgeable speakers that will provide insight and helpful tools relating to cannabis/drugs/alcohol, with the addition of the new Alberta Cannabis Framework for legalization of cannabis in the Alberta as well as an update on OHS Legislation. Attendees will come away with an improved understanding of cannabis, drugs, accommodation, recognizing impairment and what needs to be done to protect the employer, employee and keep workplaces safe and compliant.

Seminar Details

9:00 a.m.


9:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Medical and Recreational Cannabis – Potential Impacts in the Workplace
➢ Cannabis Use and Accommodation
➢ Drug and Alcohol Testing in Alberta Workplaces
➢ Cognitive Function and Assessment in the Workplace
Darcy Hansen, CD, RN, COHN(C)
Dr. Hoffman, MD, FRCPC, Occupational & Environmental Medicine 
HealthyWorker and Impairment Test, Divisions of HD Occupational
Health Services Corporation

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Refreshment Break

11:15a.m. – Noon

Hot Buffet Lunch and Networking

12:00 – 1:15 p.m.

Understanding Cannabis Complexities
Max Montrose, BA Social Science Founder/President Trichome Institute, Denver Colorado

1:15 – 1:30 p.m.

Refreshment Break

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Alberta’s Cannabis Framework and New OHS Laws
Ross Nairne, Executive Director Occupational Health and Safety Policy and Program Development Branch Alberta Labour

2:30 – 2:55 p.m.

Questions and Answers – All Speakers

2:55 – 3:00 p.m.


Hotel Reservations

Call 1-403-236-7529 or 1-877-236-5225

Group Code: TJAASP2
Group rate: $159.00 plus taxes
To receive the group room rate register with the hotel by January 2, 2018.

Our Speakers

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