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Occupational Health & Safety Course

Quick Look Course Summery: Occupational Health & Safety Course
  • Next Public Course Date: 19/07/2019

  • Length:2 day

  • Price: 1 Person R ex vat3 Person R 0 ex vat10 Person R 0 ex vat

  • Certification Type: Certificate of Attendence

  • Locations & Venues: Call Centre Training Courses are held in JHB, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth

Occupational Health & Safety Course: Introduction

South African law requires a safety officer or even a safety team to be present in some industries where the risk of harm to employees is high. This course takes participants step-by-step through the legal issues and the functions of a safety officer. We examine different kinds of risk assessment and we identify hazards. We also go through the company's health and safety policy as relevant to participants attending representing a single company. This course is also intended for individuals who need or want to know the role of a safety officer to further their careers.

Occupational Health & Safety Course :Course Outline

1. Health and Safety Committees Functions of Committees 2. Functions of Health and Safety Officers Assistance and Training Functions of the Safety Officer Liability 3. Types of Risk Assessment Baseline risk assessments (Baseline HIRA) Issues based risk assessment (Issue Based HIRA) Continuous risk assessment (Continuous HRA) 4. Sources of Hazards Identifying Risks and Hazards 5. The Health and Safety Program 6. Health and Safety Policy 7. SHE Policy 8. Regulations of the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act 9. Overview of the OHS Act The aim and scope of the Act Sections of the Act Significant terms and definitions 10. Personal Safety Equipment and Facilities at Work 11. The Value of a Health and Safety Policy 12. Health and Safety Plans for Construction Work General Content Method Statements Register of warnings Public and Environmental issues 13. General knowledge for all employees Introduction The Act and Regulations Department of Labour Chief Directorate of Occupational Health and Safety Inspections Authority of Inspectors Other Authority Employers responsibility towards employees Employee Responsibilities The Use of Substances Substances General Responsibility of the Employees Employee Rights The right to information The right to participate in inspections The right to comment on legislation and make presentations The right not to be victimised The right to appeal The Responsibility not to abuse objects Health and Safety representatives Health and Safety committees Deductions Report to the Chief Inspector regarding occupational diseases Cooperation with the inspector Prosecutions Assistance from an inspector

Occupational Health & Safety Course: Course Duration

2 day/s

Who should attend: Occupational Health & Safety Course

This course is intended for Health and Safety officers and anyone who wants to become a Safety Officer. **Quote does not include Any Exam Fees (if applicable) IMPORTANT ACTION: Do Not Wait To Improve Your Skills.   Book Now By Completing Online Booking Form / Customised Proposal or Obtain Approval For Your Already Received Customised Proposal

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