New Co-op Resource
Occupational Health and Safety Act coverage expanded to unpaid co-op students and learners in work placements, effective November 20, 2014. Learn more about occupational health and safety coverage
The new Live Safe! Work Smart! Resources for Cooperative Education and Other Forms of Experiential Learning is now available (PDF 3.6 MB). This resource is designed to address the emerging needs of teachers arising from the Ministry of Education's expansion of cooperative education. It replaces the coop appendix document published back in 2002.
- more information on minimum age
- new classroom activities
- enhanced pre-placement guidance
- more help for teachers in meeting the expectations in the coop policy.
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