This course will provide an in-depth knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) practices within Pakistan and abroad. Topics covered will include the history of OHS, the role of risk management in OHS practice, the health and economic consequences of occupational injury and disease, national and international bodies with regulatory and advisory roles in OHS and the tools available to OHS professionals for the control and minimization of workplace injury and illness.
This safety course is aimed at improving workplace safety thereby making workplace more safe and healthy for you and others. After completing this course, you will be more aware and competent in Health & Safety practices as per local and international standards.
Who should attend?
This course is specially designed for those students who want to further their career as safety professionals and/or desire to get acquainted with the international Health & Safety standards.
Introduction to Health and Safety
Basic Safety Orientation
Introduction To OSHA
International Safety Standards
International Safety Management
Making Workplace Safe for All
Occupational Risk Management
Health & Safety Culture
PPEs and their role
OHS Signs & Symbols and their interpretation
Safety Management of Hazardous Chemicals
Safety of Confined Spaces Operations
Safety for manual handling
Safety of excavation work
Hand and power tools
Concrete and Masonry
Stairways and Ladders
Lead Safety in the Workplace
Use of Explosives in the Workplace
Cranes and Rigging
Practical Syllabus based on Occupational Standards