Health and Safety in the Workplace

R 1 560,00 excl. VAT

Duration: 1 Day

This course is aligned to: Unit Standard 259601: Participate in the implementation and evaluation of a safety and health management programme in the workplace. NQF Level 2

Who should Attend

All employees who want to understand more about the various components that make up a Health and Safety Management System. Health and Safety Representatives, candidate SHE Reps, HR personnel and employees who are looking at a future in health and safety will benefit from this course.

Overview

A modular course focussed on the role of the employee in the implementation of and evaluation of their company’s Health and Safety management system.

This course will enable learners to:

  • Understand the purpose and content of a SHE policy
  • Identify the various components of a company’s health and safety management system
  • Implement an OHSMS at work
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of their company’s OHSMS
  • Manage incidents and accidents at work
  • Participate in incident investigations
  • Assist management when health and safety audits are conducted at their workplace
  • Understand the importance of maintaining Good Housekeeping at work
  • Understand the importance of a Job Safety Analysis and written Safe Work Procedures
  • Understand the importance of a Fire Prevention Programme
  • Do continuous hazard identification and participate when risk assessments are being conducted done