IPAM Breakfast Meeting, Friday December 11, 2015

Come join your IPAM colleagues on Friday, December 11, 2015 for a presentation re: Benefits of the CRSP Designation.

The purpose of certification in the occupational health and safety (OHS) field is to promote excellence and professionalism. The CRSP®/PSAC® certification demonstrates that certified individuals have met minimum formal education and experience requirements and demonstrated that they have acquired a minimum level of knowledge and expertise in this field by passing the CRSP® Examination (CRSPEX).

Presenter: Thomas Regehr, CRSP, CHSC, CACE

Corporate Safety Officer – Safety Policies, Publications, & Training

Manitoba Hydro – Workplace Safety Department

  • Tomas started with Manitoba Hydro in 1992 as a Journeyman Painter / Sandblaster in the Gillam area and eventually moved into a Safety Training Officer role for Manitoba Hydro for Generation North.
  • During the 10 yrs spent in Gillam, Tomas volunteered at Gillam Fire & Ambulance, acquiring both Level 2 Professional Fire Fighter Lead & Emergency Medical Responders EMR Instructors designations.
  • In 2002 Tomas relocated to Winnipeg and became a Behavior Based Safety facilitator for Manitoba Hydro Corporate Safety & provided support for Manitoba Hydro Fire Protection Services.
  • Other Manitoba Hydro roles have included Field Safety Officer for the Dorsey Convertor Station & Corporate Safety Officer

On-going professional development includes:

  • Certification in Adult and Continuing Education (CACE(, University of Manitoba, October 2004
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) designation, November 2007
  • Certification in Health and Safety Consultant (CHSC) via CSSE, July 2008
  • Certificate in Occupational Safety & Health, Honours, Red River College, February 2009

Volunteer activities have included:

  • RM of MacDonald Fire Department , 8 years as a fire fighter and lead training officer
  • Air Cadets Squadron #191
  • Fort Garry Lions Football Coach
  • Vincent Massey Trojans Varsity Rugby program trainer

Date:   Friday, December 11, 2015
Time:  Networking 7:30am, Presentation 8:00am

Location:   Canad Inns Polo Park, 1405 St. Matthews Avenue, Winnipeg

IPAM Members – No Charge
Non-Members – $25.00

Register at – office@ipam-manitoba.com

Questions? Contact us at 204-275-3727

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