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Training: Health & Safety

Health & Safety Representative Training

Unit Standard Id: 113852
Course Duration: 1 Day

NQF LEVEL: 3
CREDITS: 10

Purpose Of The Unit Standard

Learners acquiring this standard will be learning towards obtaining a national qualification or are working within a health and safety environment, where acquisition of competence against this standard will add value to learner’s job, or chances of finding employment.

The Qualifying Learners are capable of:

  • Identify hazards
  • Evaluate and report hazards
  • Apply preventative measures (including training) in the workplace
  • Explain, use and comply with relevant legislation and regulations
  • Gather and organise OHS information from the workplace
  • Carrying out occupational health and safety trainings
Health & Safety Responsibilities

Unit Standard Id: 116520
Course Duration: 1 Day

NQF LEVEL: 2
CREDITS: 2

Course Contents

  • Explaining safety, health and environmental requirements in the workplace
  • Applying safety, health and environmental responsibilities in the workplace
  • Exercising safety, health and environmental responsibilities in the workplace

 

Outcomes

  • Explanation of the essential sections of the act (Act 85 of 1993)
  • Learner will be able to explain the importance of these sections relating to their workplace
  • Safe workplace procedures
  • Effectiveness of procedures and recommended remedial action
Incident/Accident Investigation

Unit Standard Id: 115087
Course Duration: 1 Day

NQF LEVEL: 2
CREDITS: 2

Course Contents

  • Describing requirements pertaining to conduction investigations into health, safety and environmental incidents
  • Selecting approaches to investigations appropriate to specific context
  • Gathering of data and interviews
  • Recording and reporting of data accurately
Emergency & Evacuation Training

Unit Standard Id: 116533
Course Duration: 1 Day

Course Contents

The purpose of an Emergency plan

  • Evacuation procedures
  • Preplanning
  • The emergency scene
  • Zone sweep
  • Types of emergencies
  • Specific Emergencies and Responses
  • Communication channels
  • General evacuation and duties
  • Emergency response and personal
  • Authorities and responsibilities

Outcomes

The person discovering the incident

  • Emergency controller
  • Communications controller
  • Zone marshal
  • Fire Team leader
  • Fire Team member
  • First Aid Team leader
  • First Aider
  • Deputies
  • The evacuation
  • Emergency Drill & Role play exercise
HIRA – Hazard Identification Risk Assessment

Unit Standard Id: BSC
Course Duration: 1 Day

NQF LEVEL: 2
CREDITS: 2

Course Contents

  • Definitions
  • OHAS Act 85 of 1993
  • Powers of Inspectors
  • Section 8 & 9
  • Section 14
  • Introduction to Risk Assessment

Outcomes

  • Accident Theories
  • Risk Assessment Process
  • Hazard Identification
  • Inspection checklists
  • Risk Analysis
  • Controls
  • Review

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