Introduction

OHS Act for Management 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 This Course Can Do for You

The person attending this 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 Training

  •  Apply relevant sections of the current Occupational Health and Safety 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.

Course Dates

Please select a region for available course dates:

Accident Incident Investigation Training - Bloemfontein
22 Jul 2019
OHS Act For Management Training - Bloemfontein
18 Jul 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Bloemfontein
19 Jul 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Bloemfontein
17 Jul 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Bloemfontein
15 Jul - 16 Jul 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training - Cape Town
11 Mar - 12 Mar 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Cape Town
13 Mar 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - Cape Town
14 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
15 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Cape Town
13 May - 14 May 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Cape Town
15 May 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - Cape Town
16 May 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
17 May 2019
Accident Incident Investigator Training - Cape Town
18 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Cape Town
26 Jul 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Cape Town
22 Jul - 23 Jul 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - Cape Town
25 Jul 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Cape Town
24 Jul 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Polokwane
10 Sep - 11 Sep 2019
Accident / Incident Investigation Training - Polokwane
17 May 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Polokwane
16 May 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Polokwane
13 May 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Polokwane
9 Sep 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - Polokwane
13 Sep 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Polokwane
12 Sep 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Polokwane
14 May - 15 May 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Port Elizabeth
27 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Port Elizabeth
25 Mar - 26 Mar 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - Port Elizabeth
28 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Port Elizabeth
29 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Port Elizabeth
14 Jun 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Port Elizabeth
10 Jun - 11 Jun 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - Port Elizabeth
13 Jun 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Port Elizabeth
12 Jun 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Nelspruit
13 Aug - 14 Aug 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Nelspruit
11 Feb 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Nelspruit
14 Feb 2019
Accident Incident Investigation Training - Nelspruit
15 Feb 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Nelspruit
12 Aug 2019
OHS Act For Management Training - Nelspruit
16 Aug 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Nelspruit
12 Feb - 13 Feb 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - Nelspruit
15 Aug 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
18 Jun - 19 Jun 2018
Fire Fighting Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
20 Jun 2018
Health and Safety Representative Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
21 Jun 2018
Accident/ Incident Investigation Training - Potchefstroom/ NW
22 Jun 2018
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
11 Feb - 12 Feb 2019
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
13 Feb 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
15 Feb 2019
OHS Act For Management Training – Central
14 Feb 2019
Accident Investigation Training – Central
13 Mar 2019
Risk Assessment Training – Central
18 Mar - 19 Mar 2019
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
14 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
11 Mar - 12 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
12 April 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
11 Apr 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training – Central
10 Apr 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
8 Apr - 9 Apr 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
15 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
18 Feb - 19 Feb 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
21 Feb 2019
Accident / Incident Investigation Training - KZN
12 Feb 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - KZN
11 Feb 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - KZN
8 April 2019
First Aid Level 2 - 3 Training - KZN
12 March - 15 March 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
20 March 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
18 March - 19 March 2019
Accident Incident Investigation Training - KZN
11 March 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - KZN
15 April - 16 April 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
17 April 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - KZN
18 April 2019
Accident and Incident Investigation Training - KZN
9 April 2019
HIRA Risk Assessment Training - KZN
10 April - 11 April 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - KZN
20 Feb 2019
HIRA Risk Assessment Training - KZN
13 Feb - 14 Feb 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - PTA
15 Mar 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - PTA
14 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - PTA
11 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - PTA
12 Mar - 13 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - PTA
29 Jan - 30 Jan 2019
Accident Incident Investigation Training - PTA
22 Feb 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - PTA
31 Jan 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training - PTA
21 Feb 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - PTA
18 Feb 2019
OHS Act for Management Training - PTA
1 Feb 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - PTA
19 Feb - 20 Feb 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
11 Feb - 12 Feb 2019
Health and Safety Representatives Training – Central
13 Feb 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
15 Feb 2019
OHS Act For Management Training – Central
14 Feb 2019
Accident Investigation Training – Central
13 Mar 2019
Risk Assessment Training – Central
18 Mar - 19 Mar 2019
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
14 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
11 Mar - 12 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
12 April 2018
OHS Act for Management Training – Central
11 Apr 2019
Health and Safety Representative Training – Central
10 Apr 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training – Central
8 Apr - 9 Apr 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training – Central
15 Mar 2019
First Aid Level 1 Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
26 Mar - 27 Mar 2019
Accident / Incident Investigation - Witbank/ Middelburg
29 Mar 2019
Health and Safety Representatives - Witbank/ Middelburg
28 Mar 2019
Basic Fire Fighting Training - Witbank/ Middelburg
25 Mar 2019


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