Occupational Health and Safety Training

Training is essential for compliance to the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Act 85/1993.

We offer HWSETA accredited courses as well unaccredited courses and presentations.  All our courses vary in length and unaccredited courses and presentations can be customized to suit client needs. 


Unaccredited courses:

 Course Name

 Duration

General Health and Safety

 2 Days

Safety Culture in the Workplace

2 Days 

Environmental Awareness

1 Day 

Ergonomics

1 Day 

Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment

1 Day 

Incident Investigation

1 Day

Construction Regulations

2 Days

Health and Safety Representative (Legislation)

1 Day

Conducting SHE Representative Inspections

1 Day

Legal Liability

1 Day

Occupational Health and Safety Act, No 85/1993 (Legislation)

1 & 3 Day(s)

Introduction to a SHE Management System

1 Day

Management System Auditing Techniques (Based on ISO 19011)

3 Days

OHSAS 18001 Introduction

1 Day

OHSAS 18001 Implementation: Basic

3 Days

OHSAS 18001 Implementation: In Depth (Includes OHS Act, Incident Investigation and HIRA Training)

5 Days

Safety Officer

5 Days


Presentations: 

 Presentation Name

 Duration

 Induction Training



Choice between:

2 Hours

4 Hours 

6 Hours 

All with a maximum of 15 persons

 Personal Protective Equipment

 Safety Culture in the Workplace

 Safety, Health and Environmental Representatives and Committees

 Office Health and Safety

 Ergonomics

 Environmental Awareness


HWSETA Accredited Courses: 

 Course Name

NQF Level

Credits

Duration 

Safety, Health and Environment Representative:

Describe the functions of the workplace health and safety representative

NQF 2

3 Credits

2 Days

Incident Investigation:

Conduct an investigation into workplace safety, health and environmental incidents

NQF 2

3 Credits

2 Days

Safety, Health and Environmental Induction:

Explain basic health and safety principles in and around the workplace

NQF 2

4 Credits

2 Days

Continuous Risk Assessment:

Conduct continuous risk assessment in the workplace

NQF 3

4 Credits

2 Days

Inspections and Audits:

Conduct, report and follow up on a pre-use, safety and / or audit inspection

NQF 3

5 Credits

1 Day

Implementation of OHS Legislation:

Implementation of occupational health, safety and environmental legislation in the workplace

NQF 4

9 Credits

2 or 3 Days

Please contact us for our 2010 training brochure which includes complete course descriptions and rates.


HWSETA Accreditation

Safework Consultants commenced with HWSETA accreditation in 2009.  In September 2010 HWSETA conducted a site audit at our premises.  We have been provisionally recommended for accreditation for the above mentioned courses.  Our accreditation number will be received once our status has been confirmed by HWSETA Management