New Employees

Welcome to MHC!

Employee orientation and training begins at the acceptance of an offer and goes throughout the life cycle of an employee. Onboarding, learning & development of team members is important for long-term success. MHC employees are to complete the following orientations and training courses as noted below:
  • Department orientation: this is mandatory for all employees. Please contact your supervisor to arrange.
  • Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) orientation: this is mandatory for all employees. Please contact the OH&S Manager to arrange.
  • Human Resources orientation: required if indicated in your offer of employment
  • Benefit orientation: required if indicated in your offer of employment
  • Code of Conduct training (available on Blackboard)
  • Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) training (available on Blackboard)
  • First Aid Training (free for MHC employees. Please contact the OH&S manager for more information.)
  • Policy training (as requested – contact HR)


Medicine Hat College also offers Instructional Skills Workshops (ISW), training and support for instructional technology (Blackboard), and offers assistance with research and scholarly activity initiatives. Contact the Centre for Innovation and Teaching Excellence (CITE) for more information.