Health and Safety Overview Workshop for Senior Managers [HSAW-ESM]

Course Content

Analysis of the Definition of:

  • Occupational health
  • Occupational safety
  • Ergonomics
  • Cost benefits of a SHE programme
  • Organisational risk profiling
  • Accident ratio analysis

Course Benefits

  • Improved hazard recognition
  • Reduced unsafe practices
  • Improved incident investigation
  • Training and induction tool
  • Benchmark for incident investigations
  • Baseline analysis for assessing risks related to specific jobs

Requirements Of Legislation – Occupational Health & Safety Act(OHSACT):

  • Occupational health and safety policy (content)
  • Occupational Health and Safety statement of the policy (content)
  • Election and functions of Safety and Health representatives and the establishment of the SHE Committee
  • Notification of Occupational accidents and diseases
  • Procedures to be followed in implementing and assisting in compliance with legislation and other Standards

Workshop Objectives

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Define what occupational health, safety and ergonomics is all about and its importance relationship with people at work.
  • Understand the requirements of the legislation (Occupational Safety and Health Act, 2001).

Target Group

  • Executives and Senior Management staff
  • Human Resources administration staff
  • Divisional Heads
  • Operations Managers
  • HR development staff

Course duration:
Half A Day

Costs Include:

  • Training Manuals
  • Facilitation
  • Certification

Conference Facilities:

  • To be provided by client

Meals and Tea:

  • To be provided by client

Course Content

Day 1: Job Safety Analysis Writing Skills

Day 2: Managing and Implementing The Process In The Workplace