Health and Safety Representative

Health and Safety Representative

Johan van Niekerk
Shaheed Areff
LP Moroe
Charl Kruger
Fayyaadh Badat
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About This Course

SAQA US 8016

Health and Safety Representative – Learn to demonstrate applied competence in occupational health, safety, environmental issues and general housekeeping.

NQF Level: 3
Credits: 8
SAQA Standard: 8016

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD
A learner accredited with this standard will be able to demonstrate applied competence in occupational health, safety awareness of environmental issues and general housekeeping based on statutory and industry requirements.

10 TIPS FOR TAKING THIS ONLINE COURSE
1. Identify your learning objectives.
2. Familiarize yourself with what is expected.
3. Hold yourself accountable.
4. Practice time management.
5. Create a dedicated study space and stay organized.
6. Eliminate distractions.
7. Figure out how YOU learn best and build a study plan.
8. Make sure that you have reliable internet access.
9. Review, Revise, Repeat.
10. Stay motivated.

Learning Objectives

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.

Curriculum

10 Lessons

Module 01: Health and Safety Representative

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Study Unit 01: Understanding what Constitutes Safety, Health and Environment
Study Unit 02: Relevant Legislation Explained
Study Unit 03: Incident Management
Study Unit 04: Inspections and Contingency Plans
Study Unit 05: Housekeeping
Study Unit 06: Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment
Study Unit 07: Health and Safety Representative and Committees
Study Unit 08: Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment00:00:00
Study Unit 09: Environmental Management
Study Unit 10: Symbolic Signs and Notes
Health & Safety Representative

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The course was quite challenging but good content and a lot of literature about healthy and safety

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R750,00

Level
Intermediate
Lectures
10 lectures
Subject
Language
English

Enrolment validity: Lifetime