SHE Representative

R1 980.00 ex vat

Duration: 2 Days

This course has been aligned to – Unit Standard 259622: Functions of the Workplace Health and Safety Representatives.

Who should Attend

Safety Representatives, Employees identified to become nominated Safety Representatives, General Staff who want to gain general knowledge of their company’s Occupational Health and Safety Management System pertaining to SHE Representatives

Overview

The Functions of the Workplace Health and Safety Representative (SHE Rep) course is focussed on providing delegates with knowledge and skills to fulfil their SHE Rep functions within their company. Delegates will be able to comprehend the vital part Safety Representatives play within the Occupational Health and Safety Management System of their company. Knowledge of: duties, responsibilities and rights of Safety Representatives, employees and employers in terms of Occupational Health and Safety -is covered during this course. Delegates are empowered to play a vital role in ensuring a safer working environment within their respective companies.

What will set you apart?

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the sections of the OHS Act and Regulations relevant to the H&S Representative's duties, responsibilities and rights within their working environment
  • Know structures of authority and responsibility in the company to ensure effective communication within these structures
  • Fulfil duties as SHE Reps during daily/weekly/monthly operations
  • Identify Workplace Hazards
  • Conduct monthly H&S Representative Inspections and Reporting
  • Conduct Daily Visual Inspections and Reporting
  • Understand the purpose and modus operandi of H&S Committee Meetings
  • Understand the importance of effective SHE management in the workplace
  • Assist the employer in Incident Investigations

Learning assumed to be in place:

  • Communication at NQF Level 1 or equivalent.
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 1 or equivalent