Introduction

OHS Act for Management safety course has been aligned to registered unit standards.  You will be assessed against the outcomes of the unit standards by completing a knowledge assignment that covers the essential embedded knowledge stipulated in the unit standards, and by compiling a portfolio of evidence that provides proof of your ability to apply the learning to your work situation.


What the OHS Act for management safety course Can Do for You

The person attending the OHS Act for management safety course will be able to explain the basic principles of relevant current health and safety legislation and the consequences of non-compliance.

Target Population

This course is targeted at employees with responsibilities for functions within the workplace that relate to health and safety activities.

Course Content

  •  Applying occupational health and safety to the workplace.
  •  Relevant current sections of the current OHS Act are applied to a given case study.
  •  The implementation and enforcement of selected legislation.
  •  The implementation of other SHE related legislation.
  •  The relationship between legal compliance and system requirements.
  •  Opinion of the legal positions of both employer and employee.
  •  Application of common law principles relating to occupational health and safety in the workplace.
  •  Common law principles applicable to SHE in the workplace are described and motivated.
  •  An opinion of the legal position of both employer and employee with motivations in terms of the common law principles applicable to SHE in the workplace.
  •  Apply the law of evidence and the law of civil and criminal procedure in any given case study.
  •  Relevant rules of the law of evidence and the law of civil and criminal procedure are explained.
  •  The rules of the law of evidence and the law of civil and criminal procedures are applied.
  •  Application of principles of the law of delict and the criminal law relevant to accidents that happen in the workplace.
  •  Relevant principles of the law of delict and criminal law are applied to an accident that occurs in the workplace.
  •  The criminal and / or civil liability negligent party in terms of the principles of the law of delict and / or criminal law are applied.
  •  The legal position of the negligent party in terms of the principles of the law of delict and the criminal law are applied to an accident that occurs in the workplace.

Training Methodology

The programme methodology includes facilitator presentations, readings, individual activities, group discussions and skill application exercises.

Benefits of OHS Act for Management Safety Course

  •  Apply relevant sections of the current OHS Act.
  •  Describe the implementation and enforcement of the selected legislation.
  •  Describe how to implement other safety, health and environment (SHE) related legislation.
  •  Given an opinion about the legal positions of both employer and employee in terms of the selected legislation.
  •  Describe the relationship between legal compliance and system requirements.

Safety Course Dates

Please select a region for available course dates:

Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
19 Feb 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Cape Town
25 to 26 Feb 2020
OHS Act for Management - Cape Town
20 Feb 2020
First Aid Level 1 Trainning - Cape Town
17 to 18 Feb 2020
Basic Farie Fighting Training - Cape Town
21 Feb 2020
Accident Incident - Umhlanga
24 Feb 2020
Health and Safety Training - Port Elizabeth
19 Feb 2020
Basic Fire FightingTraining - Port Elizabeth
21 Feb 2020
First Aid Level 1 - Port Elizabeth
17 to 18 Feb 2020
Accident Incident InvestigationTraining - Port Elizabeth
24 Feb 2020
Basic Fire Fighting - Centurion
13 Jan 2020
Accident/Incident Investigation - Centurion
20 Jan 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Centurion
31 Jan 2020
First Aid Level 1 Training - Centurion
14 to 15 Jan 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Centurion
19 to 20 May 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Centurion
17 Jan 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Centurion
14 May 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Centurion
11 June 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Centurion
16 July 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Centurion
21 to 22 June 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Centurion
23 to 24 June 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Centurion
12 June 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Umhlanga
19 Feb 2020
OHS Act for Management - Umhlanga
10 Feb 2020
First Aid Level1 - Umhlanga
17 to 18 Feb 2020
Accident Incident Investigation - Umhlanga
13 Feb 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Umhlanga
11 Feb 2020
Basic Fire Fighting - Centurion
13 Jan 2020
Accident/Incident Investigation - Centurion
20 Jan 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Centurion
31 Jan 2020
First Aid Level 1 Training - Centurion
14 to 15 Jan 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Centurion
19 to 20 May 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Centurion
17 Jan 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Centurion
21 to 22 June 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Centurion
23 to 24 June 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Centurion
12 June 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Johannesburg
31 Jan 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Johannesburg
30 Jan 2020
First Aid Level 1 - Johannesburg
27 to 28 Jan 2020
Basic Fire Fighting - Johannesburg
29 Jan 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Johannesburg
13 May 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Johannesburg
19 to 20 May 2020
Risk Assessment Training - Johannesburg
20 to 21 July 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Johannesburg
25 June 2020
Health and Safety Representative - Johannesburg
15 July 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Johannesburg
14 May 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Johannesburg
29 June 2020
OHS ACT for Management - Johannesburg
16 July 2020
First Aid Level 1 - Johannesburg
11 to 12 Jan 2020
First Aid Level 1 - Johannesburg
22 to 23 Jun 2020
First Aid Level 1 - Johannesburg
13 to 14 July 2020
Accident Incident Investigation - Johannesburg
18 May 2020
Accident Incident Investigation - Johannesburg
22 Jul 2020


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