Safety Training

Safety Training (click to download pdf)

Course Content

  • 1. General Health & Safety
  • 2. Advanced Health & Saftey
  • 3. Health & Safety Representative
  • 4. Incident Accident Investigation
  • 5. Health & Safety for Junior Managers
  • 6. Health & Safety for Senior Managers
  • 7. Safety Committee

1.General Health & Saftey

  • Legal knowledge
  • Organizations safety rules & procedures
  • Occupational safety vs occupational health
  • Occupational hygiene vs personal hygiene
  • Emergency planning

Duration : 4 hours

Target : Appointed/Candidate Health & Safety Representatives

Modules : 1 to 5

Description : Legal Knowledge, Organizations Safety Rules & Procedures, Emergency Planning

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 6 to a maximum of 15

2.Advanced Health & Safety

  • Introduction
  • Legal knowledge
  • OCC health vs OCC safety
  • Prevention of incidents
  • Hazard identification
  • Incident identification
  • Conducting a health & safety meeting

Duration : 2 days

Target : Appointed/Candidate Health & Safety Representatives

Modules : 1 to 7

Description : Comprehensive Hazard Identification & Incident Prevention

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 10

3.Health & Safety Representative

  • Legislation governing occupational healthy and safety
    • Section 8 of the Act
    • Section 13 of the Act
    • Section 14 of the Act
    • Section 17 of the Act
    • Section 18 of the Act
    • Section 19 of the Act
    • Section 20 of the Act
    • General Administration Regulations (GAR 8, GAR 9, GAR 23)
  • ABC of health and safety
  • Occupational safety vs occupational health
  • Occupational hygiene
  • Measuring tools
  • Level exposure
  • Incident prevention
  • Understanding incidents
  • Incident ratio
  • Rd investigation
  • Symbolic signs
  • Conducting a committee meeting
  • Safety committee
  • Functions of the chairperson
  • Health and saftey committee

Duration : 8 hours, 1 day

Target : Appointed/Candidate Health & Safety Representatives

Modules : 1 to 6

Description : Comprehensive Hazard Identification & Incident Prevention

Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

Students : Minimum of 5 to a maximum of 10

4.Incident Accident Investigation

  • Introduction
  • Section 1
    • Legislation governing an investigation
  • Section 2
    • Incident investigation
    • Reasons for investigation
    • Causes of incidents
    • Consequences of incidents
    • Section 3
      • Incident scene investigation
      • Investigation steps
      • Investigation team
      • Recommendations of investigation
      • Questioning of witnesses
      • Gathering of evidence
      • Interviewing witnesses
    • Section 4
      • Preparing for the interview
      • Taking statements
      • Root cause analysis
    • Section 5
      • Annexure for BPO

      Duration : 1 day

      Target : Appointed/Candidate Health & Safety Representatives

      Modules : 1 to 6

      Description : Hazard Identification, Incident Investigation, Legal Knowledge

      Legislation : Occupational Healthy & Safety Act of 1993

      Students : Minimum of 6 to a maximum of 15

      5.Health & Saftey for Junior Managers

      • Legal principles
      • Interpretation of relevant sections of the Act
      • General administration
      • General safety
      • Environmental
      • Driven machinery
      • Electrical machinery
      • Electrical installation
      • Vassals under pressure
      • Facilities and dangerous goods substance regulations

      Duration : 3 days

      Target : Managers, Senior Supervisors and Supervisors

      Modules : 1 to 10

      Description : Applicable Safety Acts, Environmental, Electrical Machinery, Vassals under Pressure

      Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

      Students : Minimum of 6 to a maximum of 15

      6.Health & Saftey for Senior Managers

      • Legal principles
      • Interpretation of relevant sections of the Act
      • General administration
      • General safety
      • Environmental
      • Driven machinery
      • Electrical machinery
      • Electrical installation
      • Vassals under pressure
      • Facilities and dangerous goods substance regulations

      Duration : 3 days

      Target : CEO, Senior Managers, Managers, Senior Supervisors and Supervisors

      Modules : 1 to 10

      Description : Applicable Safety Acts, Environmental, Electrical Machinery, Vassals under Pressure

      Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

      Students : Minimum of 6 to a maximum of 15

      7.Saftey Committee

      • Legal requirements
      • Elections
      • Conducting of meetings
      • Agendas
      • Minutes
      • Facilitation

      Duration : 1 day

      Target : Appointed Candidates as Health and Safety Representatives

      Modules : 1 to 6

      Description : Conducting the Meetings, Facilitation

      Legislation : Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993

      Students : Minimum of 6 to a maximum of 15