Workplace Health & Safety Course Course

Components of a safety management system

Course Overview

Number of Modules
Complete 8 Modules to Pass

Pass Mark


After each Major Section/Module

Learning Material

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Course Outline

Module 1:
Introduction to Health and Safety

  • You’ll learn why health and safety are important, how they’ve evolved over time, and the key terms used in this field.

Module 2:
Risk Assessment

  • Understanding risks and how to control them is a significant part of the health and safety course. We’ll help you identify different types of workplace hazards, like chemicals or physical dangers.

Module 3:
Occupational Health and Safety Legislation

  • In this course you will discover the laws about health and safety in South Africa, what employers and employees must do, and the consequences of not following these rules.

Module 4:
Workplace Hazards

  • We’ll talk about workplace dangers, like chemicals, germs, and things that could hurt you physically, as well as things that might strain your body.

Module 5:
Occupational Health

  • Occupational health is about keeping people healthy at work. You’ll learn how to prevent sickness and what to do if people get sick because of their job.

Module 6:
Safety Management Systems

  • Our course explains how safety systems work and what to do in emergencies. Being ready for things like fires or accidents is important.

Module 7:
Emergency Preparedness

  • Our Emergency Preparedness section equips you to handle crises confidently. Learn response planning and drills for swift action in emergencies, safeguarding yourself and others.

Module 8:
Workplace Inspections and Investigations

  • We’ll also talk about checking workplaces for problems, how to do it right, how to report issues, make sure they get fixed, and how to investigate accidents and problems.

Module 9:
Health and Safety Training

  • Lastly, we’ll talk about the importance of safety training, how it’s done, and how to know if it’s working.

Module 10:
Health and Safety Course Conclusion

  • In the end, our Health and Safety Introduction Course will give you the skills and knowledge to make workplaces in South Africa safer.

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1. Introduction to Health and Safety

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2.  Risk Assessment

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3. Occupational Health and Safety Legislation

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4. Workplace Hazards

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5. Occupational Health

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6. Safety Management Systems

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7. Emergency Preparedness

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8. Workplace Inspections and Investigations

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9. Health and Safety Training

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10. Health and Safety Course Conclusion

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