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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY

This short course is intended to develop manpower equipped with skills and knowledge in principles and the practice of Occupational Health and Safety. It will provide skills to professionals who will be involved in surveillance of occupational hazards and implement interventions that will reduce occupational injuries and diseases in the workplace.

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Occupational Health & Safety

Course Details

Background

This short course is intended to develop manpower equipped with skills and knowledge in principles and the practice of Occupational Health and Safety. It will provide skills to professionals who will be involved in surveillance of occupational hazards and implement interventions that will reduce occupational injuries and diseases in the workplace.

Rationale

The course programme is aimed at equipping staff dealing with health and safety to improve the workplace environment safety and health of workers. These participants will be invaluable in the identification and control of occupational hazards at the workplace and also provide an understanding of the legal and legislative regimes that provides occupational health protection of workers at the place of work.

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Code

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Fees

K2,000 Per Person
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Location

Online
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Contact

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Dates

Objectives

By the end of the short course the participants should be able to:

  1. Know the fundamental principles of occupation health
  2. Apply principles of health and safety management at place of work
  3. Implement Zambian health and safety regulations
  4. Align work practices to conform with ILO Conventions
  5. Assess loss causation and incident investigation

Course Content

  1. Introduction to occupational health and safety
  2. Fundamental Principles of Occupational Health
  3. Principles of health & safety management
  4. Zambian Health & Safety Regulations
  5. ILO Conventions
  6. Contemporary issues in health and safety
  7. Workplace and Work Equipment Safety
  8. Loss causation and incident investigation
  9. Hazardous Substances in the Workplace
  10. Environmental Issues and Control Practice

Certifications

Mulungushi University certificate will be provided

Connect with us

26 km from Kabwe Town along Great North Rd, Kabwe, Central Province, Zambia

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