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The NEBOSH International General training is the most popular international health and safety qualification and is essential for anyone wanting a successful career in health and safety. The NEBOSH Occupational Health & Safety is for aspiring health and safety professionals and is requested increasingly more by employers. It is the ideal course if you want a successful long-term career in health and safety.
What Do Participants Learn?
The principles relating to health and safety
Identification and control of workplace hazards
The practical application of this knowledge
Best-practice and compliance with health and safety legislation
Awareness and provide health and safety advice
Who Should Attend?
All who have health and safety management responsibilities and
Perfect for those embarking on a health and safety career
What Will the Learning Experience Include?
Comprehensive pre-program activities include:
Web-based information forms & surveys completed by attendee.
Direct consultation with the attendee about the expectations.
During the training, participants engage in data, activities, and conversations that lead to insight and knowledge.
Participants learn from expert trainers who have both academic and business experiences.
Highly applicable training content & instructive activities for adding depth to training topics.
**A half-day site visit for integrating the experience & plan next steps. Opportunities to provide connections, ideas & support.
Explore & Practice
Apply & sustain the learning experience by using this ongoing support:
To ensure participant has new skills or behavior progress.
Optional, fee-based mentoring & coaching with the trainer.
Training materials & additional documents (e-books, pdf files, presentations and articles)
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Section 1: Foundations in health and safety
Foundations in health and safety
The scope and nature of occupational health and safety
The moral, social and economic reasons for maintaining and promoting good standards of health and safety in the workplace
The role of national governments and international bodies in formulating a framework for the regulation of health and safety.
Health and safety management systems - Plan, Do, Check , Act
Health and safety management systems - Plan
Key elements of a health and safety management system
The purpose and importance of setting policy for health and safety
Key features and appropriate content of an effective health and safety policy.
Health and safety roles and responsibilities of employers, directors, managers, supervisors, workers and other relevant parties
Section Two: Health and safety management systems - Do, Check, Act
The concept of health and safety culture and its significance in the management of health and safety in an organisation
Human factors which influence behavior at work in a way that can affect health and safety
How health and safety behavior at work can be improved
The principles and practice of risk assessment
Preventive and protective measures
Key sources of health and safety information
What factors should be considered when developing and implementing a safe system of work for general activities
The role and function of a permit-to-work system.
The need for emergency procedures and the arrangements for contacting emergency services
The requirements for, and effective provision of, first aid in the workplace.
The principles, purpose and role of active and reactive monitoring
The purpose of, and procedures for, investigating incidents
The legal and organizational requirements for recording and reporting incidents
Procedures, for health and safety auditing
Procedures for, regular reviews of health and safety performance.
Section Three: Control of workplace hazards
Workplace hazards and risk control
Risk factors and appropriate controls for violence at work
Effects of substance misuse on health and safety at work and control measures to reduce such risks
Hazards and control measures for safe working at height
Hazards and control measures associated with works of a temporary nature.
Transport hazards and risk control
Hazards and control measures for the safe movement of vehicles in the workplace
Factors associated with driving at work that increases the risk of an incident
Control measures to reduce work-related driving risks.
Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control
Section Four: Control of workplace hazards
Work equipment hazards and risk control
General requirements for work equipment
The hazards and controls for hand-held tools
The main mechanical and non-mechanical hazards of machinery
The main control methods for reducing risk from machinery hazards.
The principles, hazards and risks associated with the use of electricity in the workplace
The control measures that should be taken when working with electrical systems or using electrical equipment in all normal workplace conditions
The principles of fire initiation, classification and spread
The basic principles of fire prevention and the prevention of fire spread in buildings
The appropriate fire alarm system and fire-fighting arrangements for a simple workplace
Section Five: Control of workplace hazards
Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control
The classification of, and health risks from exposure to hazardous substances
Explain the factors to be considered when undertaking an assessment of the health risks from substances commonly encountered in the workplace
Measure that reduce the risk of ill-health from exposure to hazardous substances
The basic requirements related to the safe handling and storage of waste.
Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control
The health effects associated with exposure to noise and appropriate control measures
The principal health effects associated with ionising and non-ionising radiation and basic protection techniques
Causes and effects of work-related stress and appropriate control actions.