Full program description

OHSAS 18001: 2007 Design & Developing An Effective Safety Mgt System

What's In It For Me

  • To provide a step by step approach towards setting up a SMS to meet national / international requirements.
  • To provide the participants with a framework for developing the SMS, sample manuals, forms and records will be provided as a means of reference in future.

Course Overview

More and more companies are beginning to adopt a structural approach to occupational health and safety management system. Customer pressure, legislative / regulatory compliance, increasing work-related accidents are just some of the reasons why an effective SMS is needed. Regardless of the reasons, implementing a SMS will ensure the safety and protecting the health of all workers in the work premise. It also forms a basis for safety audit and review for continual improvement.

Who Should Attend

  • All personnel who are involved in the day-to- day operations and form a critical element in managing and enforcing safety¬†
  • Designated management staff, supervisors, foremen, engineers or officers who are involved in safety planning, inspections or improving safety in the workplace.¬†
  • Safety co-ordinators who are responsible for accident investigation and reporting, safety promotion and risk analysis in the company

Course Duration

7 Hours

Course Outline

  • Interpretation of the OHSAS 18001 safety management system
  • Principles of Accident and Risk Prevention
  • Human aspects of safety management and their effects
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Management
  • Accident Investigation and reporting
  • Safety rules and regulations
  • Company Emergency Planning
  • Safety Inspections
  • Safety Procedures / instructions

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Certificate of Participation

Course Objectives

This course is specially designed in a workshop manner to provide a step by step approach towards setting up a SMS to meet national / international requirements. Being an in-house course, participants from different departments are given the chance to interact among themselves, hence identifying risks and formulating procedures that would be useful for the company as a whole. Participants are also encouraged to share their existing system (if any) with the tutor, in the effort of integrating current practice with the standards requirements as far as possible. As the training aims to provide the participants with a framework for developing the SMS, sample manuals, forms and records will be provided as a means of reference in future.

Pre-requisites

Persons with some industrial, business and/or service sector experience.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

1:20

Price

$428.00 (Inclusive of GST)
OH18SMS