Student Co-op Placements (and Internships)

Employment for students is identified under Current Opportunities.

The following training is mandatory for students in a co-op placement or internship within the Waterloo Catholic District School Board.  Please ensure the supervisor or mentor identifies the training completion timelines.  The student and the supervisor must confirm that training is completed by printing and signing the Student Training Checklist.

The Health & Safety Team along with Human Resources Services welcomes you to the Waterloo Catholic District School Board.

This training is designed to provide a Health and Safety Orientation to Co-op Students doing their work placements at the WCDSB.

While the goal of this training is for the students to find the information useful, it is the Board’s objective to ensure that everyone can work in a safe and accident-free manner. 
If you have any questions about the below material, please contact Health and Safety at

Step 1
Overview of Health & Safety Process & Procedures Presentation

Step 2
Occupational Health & Safety Act Presentation

Step 3
WHMIS Video (WMV File)


Step 4
Slips Trips & Falls Video (WMV File)

Step 5

Once you have viewed the required training,  please print off the checklist that pertains to you for signature:


Health & Safety Brochure

Unpaid-Work Placement Incident Report Form