Advanced OHS Act & Regulations

R2 600.00 ex vat

Duration: 2 days

NQF Level 5
This course has been aligned to –
1. Unit Standard 244288: Demonstrate understanding of occupational health and safety legislation in the workplace
2. Unit Standard 15136: Manage health and safety on a construction project

Who should Attend

Members of management, Safety Officers, Safety Managers or other members of staff responsible for making decisions on health, safety and environment matters

Overview

Health and Safety legislation as well as subordinate requirements on a construction site are covered enabling learners to develop Health and Safety policies and procedures. Learners are able to develop, implement and monitor Safety Plans and Systems & procedures. Application of legislation pertaining to the law of evidence, the law of civil, law of delict and criminal law and procedure in the workplace is explained during the course. Learners are able to apply sections of the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases legislation in the workplace.

What will set you apart?

  • Demonstrate understanding of applicable health and safety legislation pertaining to their workplace
  • Assist with the development of health and safety policies and procedures
  • Develop and implement a health and safety plan
  • Monitor and implement the health and safety plan, systems and procedures
  • Apply current sections of the occupational health and safety legislation and relevant subordinate legislation to the workplace
  • Apply principles of common law applicable to safety, health and environment in the workplace
  • Apply the law of evidence and the law of civil and criminal procedure
  • Apply the principles of the law of delict and the criminal law relevant to an accident that occurred in the workplace
  • Apply the current sections of the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Legislation in the workplace

Learning assumed to be in place:

  • Mathematical skills at NQF Level 4
  • Communication skills at NQF Level 4