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Workplace Health & Safety Course

Welcome to the Health and Safety Certificate Course, below is a course outline of each section you will go through before receiving your certificate.

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Complete 10 Modules to Pass

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Course Outline

Our Health and Safety Online Certificate Course provides essential knowledge about workplace safety in simple terms. This course covers the basics of health and safety, risk assessment, laws, workplace hazards, and more.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

7. Emergency Preparedness

Our Emergency Preparedness section in this certificate course is your essential guide to handling unexpected crises. In this course, you’ll gain vital knowledge about emergency preparedness, response planning, procedures, and drills. Discover how to stay calm and act swiftly during emergencies, whether at home or in the workplace. This comprehensive course equips you with the skills needed to protect yourself and others in times of crisis.

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.

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.

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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