Programme in Occupational Hygiene
Programme in Occupational Hygiene
27 Feb 2023
R 43000.00

Brief Description
The Programme in Occupational Hygiene provides you with the requisite knowledge and skills to anticipate, recognise and control environmental factors and stressors that may cause adverse health effects or illness in a wide range of occupational environments and/ or settings. During the programme, you will gain invaluable insights to be able to conduct occupational health risk assessments, design occupational hygiene programmes and identify information that is required during workplace induction programmes. The programme also covers topics of occupational hygiene research and statistical analysis, quality management systems including the Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS8 000) as well as auditing.
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to
  • successfully identify work related stressors measure and interpret results of stressors encountered during day-to-day / non-specialised occupational hygiene surveys
  • conduct occupational health risk assessments
  • design an occupational hygiene programme
  • develop a health and safety induction programme
  • conduct research in occupational hygiene and perform statistical analysis, and
  • implement quality management systems.
Course Content
  • Conduct occupational health risk assessments.
  • Design occupational hygiene programmes.
  • What information needs to be included in induction programmes.
  • Covers occupational hygiene research and statistical analysis, quality management systems (including OHSAS 8000) and auditing.
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have a National Senior Certificate (Grade 12/matric certificate).
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Catalogue and Category:
Health and Health Care
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for you if you are a mine ventilation officer, health and safety officer, BSc graduate, health and safety manager and health and safety auditor.
Delivery Mode:
Blended, Contact Sessions
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