Understanding & Applying Alberta Employment Legislation


The purpose of this program is to provide a high-level overview of what employers need to be aware of as it relates to the four key pieces of employment legislation in Alberta and how to apply these requirements in your workplace.

Intended Audience

Employers, Managers, Supervisors, HR Professionals


Approx. 1 hr 

  • History and Framework of Alberta Employment Legislation
    • A History of Employment Legislation in Alberta
    • Legislative Framework in Alberta
  • Equality – Employment Standards Legislation
    • Employment Standards Code, 2000
    • Occupational Health and Safety Act, 2020
    • Workers Compensation Act, 2000
  • Equal Opportunity – Human Rights Legislation
    • Alberta Human Rights Act, 2000
  • Understand the purpose of the key pieces of legislation that apply to employment in Alberta
  • Understand the high-level compliance requirements under each piece of legislation
  • Understand how to apply these requirements in your workplace in order to ensure compliance

Upon completion of the program and passing a final, multiple-choice exam, learners will be provided with a certificate of completion that can be downloaded and printed for their records.