• OHSA Legislation

NQF Level: 5
  • Unit Std

    244288

  • Credits

    8

  • Duration

    3 Days

About Course

The module aims to enable learners to interpret health and safety legislation, and advise management on issues, which threaten the safety of people in the workplace. The OHSA Legislation course is designed to assist companies to achieve or ensure ongoing legal compliance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discussing pertinent occupational health and safety legislation applicable to a specific workplace.
  • Discussing and explaining the application of the common law principles pertinent to health and safety in the workplace.
  • Explaining the principles of the law of delict and of criminal law applicable to an accident occurring in the workplace.
  • Applying the current Act for compensation for occupational injuries and diseases in the workplace.

Target Group

Target Group: Supervisors/Managers/ Health and Safety Representatives, Health and Safety Committee Members/SHEQ Managers, etc.

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