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Topics: Employment and Labour Publication Type: Guide Audience: Employees

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March 1, 2015

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Encourages adults with low literacy skills or English as a Second Language to seek the support of a career advisor or tutor to assist them in understanding the information within this resource. This publication, written at a grade 4 reading level, will cover important topics such as what...


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September 1, 2014

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This best practices guideline provides practical guidance to help employers fulfill their obligations to protect the health and safety of workers who operate or work around forklifts.


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July 1, 2014

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This publication describes the health risks associated with working in extreme heat and cold situations, and suggests reasonable solutions for workplaces. It is intended primarily for people who work outdoors in areas such as road paving, construction, forestry, agriculture, ranching, oil and gas...


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April 1, 2014

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A one-stop shop of all the cross-government learning and development supports the APS offers to help employees meet their development goals.


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November 1, 2013

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In this bulletin, information is provided on workplaces that may use lead, health effects due to lead exposure, options for the control of exposure as well as the requirements in Alberta’s occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation for lead.


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May 1, 2013

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This guide is designed to help you understand the federal Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program and to provide an overview of the steps involved to hire internationally skilled tradespeople. As industries that rely on skilled tradespeople continue to grow, it is expected that local labour supply...


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March 1, 2013

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When hiring, paying and terminating employees in Alberta, you must follow employment rules set by provincial and federal departments and agencies. An Employer's Guide to Employment Rules provides an overview of the employment legislation you, your managers and your accounting staff need to...


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March 1, 2013

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This tool kit was developed by the Government of Alberta to help business owners and their employees understand and comply with the Employment Standards Code and Regulation.


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February 1, 2013

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This handbook for young, inexperienced workers is packed with information about workplace health and safety regulations, rights and responsibilities. Through personal stories, quizzes and checklists, youth gain the information they need to contribute to working in a safe, healthy and fair work...


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January 1, 2013

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This book is for those who are 45 years of age or older and looking for work. It will help job seekers explore the skills, knowledge and attitudes best suited to adapt to changing work roles; discover how skills, knowledge and attitudes can be transferred from one work role to another; understand...