Occupational health and safety workshop

Occupational health and safety is relevant to all types of businesses, private or public sector, including traditional industries, information technology companies, retail and wholesale, government services, care homes, schools, universities, leisure facilities and offices. All employers have a mandatory obligation to safeguard the safety and health of their employees. This can be achieved by understanding and identifying occupational hazards and risks with the main goal to avoid accidents and/or diseases from occurring in the workplace. The purpose of this workshop is to equip the learner with the fundamentals on which appropriate health and safety management systems may be built. On completion of the course, the successful learner will have a broad understanding of applicable Health and Safety legislation in the workplace and will be able to identify and control basic occupational health and safety hazards and risks at the point of action and in the execution of day-to-day operational tasks associated with designated job-related duties.



  • An overview of Occupational Health and Safety in South Africa.
  • An overview of legislative requirement Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle).
  • An overview of accidents and injuries.
  • Hazard Identification.
  • Risk Assessment.
  • Types of Hazards.
  • Ways to control the associated risks Workplace Safety.


Management, supervisory personnel, employees who are small-group team leaders, shop stewards and newly appointed as well as SHE representatives, who have no previous exposure to SHE legislation or the fundamentals of organisational system management.


  • Workshop activities
  • Knowledge Assessment


  • Learners receive a Certificate of Attendance.
  • Course is presented by experienced facilitators with an intimate knowledge and working experience of Occupational Health and Safety.
  • Provides essential information which can be applied in the workplace to achieve a safe and healthy work environment for employees. 
  • Training can be conducted in English and Afrikaans.

Head Office - Port Elizabeth  

  (041) 366 1970 / 80
   084 5519 524

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