John is a retired Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) and a Certified Health and Safety Consultant (CHSC[R]). He was a workplace facilitator and is the author and owner of Wettstein Safety Strategies Inc. John has developed and delivered customized workshops for the electrical industry, the oil and gas industry, chemical process plants, mining companies, and construction industries. John has also developed workshops for international clients, delivered the information through interpreters, and presented a two-day Hazard and Risk Assessment workshop at the 2009 World Engineering Congress, Bangkok, Thailand.

John has been published in Canada’s Occupational Health & Safety Magazine (OHS Canada) and has instructed at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Extension, for the Occupational Health & Safety Certificate Program. He has presented at business seminars and conferences on topics such as:

  • Hazard, Risk and Control Assessment
  • Worksite Visits & Safety Conversations (Observation Program)
  • Others; custom-designed as requested

With fifteen years of experience as a tradesman (Electrician and Powerline Technician)  and over thirty-five years as a health and safety professional, John’s fun, active training workshops were reinforced with humour and enthusiasm, inspiring employees to manage Risk (Safety) through conversations.


John Wettstein