Medical Learner Orientation Modules

Please complete all training modules. You will be required to submit a checklist at the end where you can submit your certificates, attestations and all other documents.

SAH Orientation

The following orientation modules are specific to SAH and must be completed at the start of each placement at SAH:

Welcome to Sault Area Hospital

Healthy, Well and Safe at Work

Workplace Violence Prevention

Privacy Training

Chain of Transmission and Risk Assessment during COVID-19

Emergency Measures

Provincial Health & Safety Training Modules

All medical facilities in Ontario are legislatively required to provide standard health and safety training to workers. Due to the nature of your varied placements as a medical learner, you may have already completed the following training at another site.

Please review this list of modules below and either complete them or provide proof that you have completed them at another hospital. Proof of completion includes module completion certificate or verification from another Ontario hospital that clearly defines the module and date completed. 

The following orientation modules are to be completed every 3 years:

☐  WHMIS Training

☐  Accessibility

  Worker Health & Safety Awareness (*certificate required)

☐  Safe Management of Healthcare Waste

☐  Fire Extinguisher Training

☐  Donning and Doffing

☐  IPAC Core Competency Training (5 modules – Additional Precautions, Administrative Controls, Control of Environment, Occupational Health & Safety for Clinical Staff, Healthcare provider Controls) (*certificate required)

* Certificates must be submitted at the end of this training 

Policy & Protocol Review

Please read the following SAH policies and protocols:

  1. Standards of Performance/Living Our iCcare Way Documents
  2. Privacy and Confidentiality Policy
  3. Internet Access Policy


Please read the following Occupational Health & COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols:

The most up to date Health & Safety policies regarding COVID-19 are located here:

Useful policies for review prior to placement include:

  1. Worker Restrictions
  2. COVID-19 Mask Policy for SAH Workers

Documents and Attestations

You are almost finished your Medical Learner Orientation and Training at SAH! The last step is to complete a checklist, attach your documents and complete your attestations.