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Cannabis in the Workplace: Implications for Employers

Back by popular demand! Second dates have been added for both Calgary and Edmonton. Limited spots remaining!

Recreational cannabis will be legal in Canada on October 17, 2018.

Join Field Law’s Labour and Employment Group for a detailed, scenario-based half-day workshop providing practical advice and useful tips to prepare your organization for situations involving cannabis in the workplace.

During these comprehensive half-day workshop we'll review:

  • What to do when an employee advises that they have a medical authorization to use cannabis
  • When accommodation may be required and how to accommodate
  • What to do if you suspect an addiction    
  • What actions to take if you suspect an employee may be impaired at work, when you can discipline and how to test for impairment
  • How to balance employee rights and safety


Date: Wednesday, October 3
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: 2500 - 10175 101 ST, Edmonton



Date: Wednesday, October 10
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: 400 - 444 7 AVE SW, Calgary



This workshop has been pre-approved by CPHR Alberta for 3 CPD hours.