Principles of health and safety
Understanding the responsibilities placed on employers and employees
Hazard identification and control.
The importance of risk assessment as a technique for accident and ill health prevention
Understanding unsafe acts and unsafe conditions as the main causes of harm to workers(manual handling, hazardous substances, exposure to noise and vibration).
Understanding the hierarchy of controls to eliminate or reduce hazards to acceptable level
Understanding the relations between companies and host communities
Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety
Contributing to health and safety managment system
Understanding the effects of drug and alcohol abuse in the workplace
Introduction to occupational health and hygiene
Appreciate the importance of accident investigation and reporting.
Understanding environmental issues and sustainable development.
Introduction to emergency first aid.
Multiple choice question paper