Health and Safety Courses

Occupational Health and Safety Officer

25 Lessons
Expert

Learn to operate as an Occupational Health and Safety Officer. …

What you'll learn
Inspect work places and environments to identify the occupational health and safety hazards and determine the risks associated with the work.
Facilitate and support actions to eliminate or control hazards in order to minimise risks in a designated work area.
Represent the needs of employees with regard to Occupational Health and Safety matters.
Participate in the planning and implementation of operational Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems.
Monitor and continually improve the effectiveness of operational Occupational Health and Safety systems.

Health and Safety Representative

10 Lessons
Intermediate

SAQA US 8016 Health and Safety Representative – Learn to …

What you'll learn
Use the correct protective clothing and equipment.
Demonstrate application of relevant legislation to ensure compliance with national, and where applicable, international safety and health requirements and environmental standards.
Select, demonstrate and/or describe the application of appropriate reporting mechanisms for unsafe working practice and conditions.
Promptly identify possible contingency plans according to the type and scale of a simulated emergency.
Select, explain and demonstrate good housekeeping practices (e.g. preparing dunnage, stacking within demarcated areas).
Determine and explain means for possible improvements in health, hygiene, environmental and safety practices in a given scenario.
Implementing and complying with the relevant procedures.
Implementing selected mechanisms for the minimising of risks.

Confined Space Entry Training

7 Lessons
Beginner

Learn to identify the hazard of confined spaces and the …

What you'll learn
Hazards associated with working in confined areas.
Protective clothing and their use in confined areas.
The relevant Occupational Health and Safety requirements for working in confined areas.
Training requirements to sensitize unskilled workers and train them on how to work in confined areas.
Elements to include in an emergency action plan as well as the required resources.

Occupational Certificate: Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner

44 Lessons
Expert

Learn to operate as an Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner. …

What you'll learn
Inspect work places and environments to identify the occupational health and safety hazards and determine the risks associated with the work.
Facilitate and support actions to eliminate or control hazards in order to minimise risks in a designated work area.
Represent the needs of employees with regard to Occupational Health and Safety matters.
Participate in the planning and implementation of operational Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems.
Monitor and continually improve the effectiveness of operational Occupational Health and Safety systems.
Free

Covid-19 At The Workplace

4 Lessons
Beginner

Instructions You will have 5 days to complete this course …

What you'll learn
Understanding the Corona Virus
Understanding how the Virus Spread
How to Prevent the Spread of the Corona Virus
Managing Covid-19 at the Workplace
Free

Managing HIV At The Workplace

8 Lessons
Beginner

Instructions You will have 5 days to complete this course …

What you'll learn
Explaining HIV/AIDS.
Describing what behaviour is safe and what behaviour carries the risk of HIV/AIDS transmission.
Interpreting data and trends on HIV/AIDS in order to explain the potential impact on a community, an organisation and a business sector.
Investigating the guidelines and assistance that are available to support workers affected by HIV/AIDS.
Explaining the implications of the HIV/AIDS pandemic for the community, the economy, an organisation and a specific workplace.