The Basics of occupational safety and health

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The Certificate in Basics of Occupational Safety and Health has been developed in response to the need for certified and capable Occupational Safety and Health Practitioners throughout the industrial, manufacturing, and corporate sectors of Guyana. This program provides knowledge in various aspects of OS&H from the origins of safety law to its application in our workplace and homes.

What you will learn

  • Examine the regulatory framework of occupational safety and health (OSH).
  • Describe the standards that are related to occupational safety and health.
  • Explain the integration of key processes necessary for the control of occupational injuries and illnesses.
  • Recommend strategies for the control of common workplace hazards.
  • Apply hazard assessment tools as they relate to industrial hazards.
  • Apply management tools for successful decision-making in occupational safety and health.

Who is this course for?

The course is appropriate for if you if:

  • Persons with Occupational Safety and
         health as a primary role within their
  • Members of Occupational Safety and
         Health Committees
  • Safety and Health Representatives
         within organizations
  • Persons wishing to change careers and
         work within an organization as a Safety
         and Health Practitioner.
  • Anyone looking to upgrade their skills.