Orientation – Learners

Welcome to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. We are delighted to welcome you to our healthcare team.

Orientation is divided into three categories:

  1. General Orientation – For placements longer than 6 weeks this interactive day(s) will be facilitated on site. You will be scheduled for this through Human Resources or with your Academic Placement Coordinator.
  2. E-learning – Please follow the instructions and links below.
  3. HandbookClick here to view the handbook in PDF format.


There are 8 mandatory e-learning modules which require completion before your placement can begin:

  1. Ministry of Labour Safety and Awareness Training:
    A copy of this certificate must be given to your Academic Placement Coordinator at TBRHSC before placement can begin.

    For the remaining 7 modules, copies must be printed and given to your Academic Placement Co-ordinator as proof of completion.

  2. Privacy – Take our online test
  3. Patient and Family Centred Care – Take our online test
  4. WHMIS – Take our online test
  5. Healthy Backs – Take our online test
  6. Emergency Planning – Take our online test
  7. Quality & Risk Management – Take our online test
  8. Workplace Violence – Take our online test

A successful passing grade for all e-learning modules is 80%.