Occupational Health and Safety2019-06-21T15:03:55+00:00

Occupational Health and Safety

HWSETA Accredited Training

OHS Courses

TrainingWize offers various HWSETA accredited Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) training courses including:

  • Occupational Health and Safety Representative
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act – Legislation
  • Emergency Evacuation
  • Incident and Investigation

Our OHS courses and training methods are structured in a way that assists students to easily understand the intended content.  This helps students to carry their knowledge into the workplace.

All of our OHS courses are offered at our training centres in Kempton Park, Johannesburg and Blackheath, Cape Town.

In addition, training is also available on a nationwide basis at our client’s premises.

Course Information

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The TrainingWize Basic Fire Fighting course is designed to equip employees and work/public space fire marshals with basic fire fighting skills and fire prevention knowledge. A student learner credited with this unit standard will be able to identify, contain, prevent and extinguish different types of fires by operating basic fire-fighting equipment.

Unit Std: 12484 | NQF Level: 2 | Credits: 4 | Course Duration: 1 Day

Accreditation: HWSETA

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Our First Aid training courses cover various first aid skills ranging from basic to advanced. This unit standard is intended to enable the first responder in an emergency situation to react to health emergencies at an advanced level, until the arrival of more qualified emergency medical personnel.

Unit Std: 119567 | NQF Level: 1 | Credits: 5 | Course Duration: 2 Days

Accreditation: HWSETA

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This Unit Standard will be useful for employees to enable them to provide primary emergency care (first aid) in response to an occupational risk induced or any health emergency in their specific workplaces. Qualifying learners are able to, Demonstrate the principles of primary emergency care, Assess and control a single injury emergency scene in the workplace, Demonstrate primary emergency life support for adults, children and infants Explain and manage shock, Carry out secondary assessment of the sick or injured person and provide appropriate primary emergency care at the scene, and Keep records of the incident/accident.

Unit Std: 120496 | NQF Level: 2 | Credits: 5 | Course Duration: 2 Days

Accreditation: HWSETA

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Our First Aid training courses cover various first aid skills ranging from basic to advanced. This unit standard is intended to enable the first responder in an emergency situation to react to health emergencies at an advanced level, until the arrival of more qualified emergency medical personnel.

Unit Std: 259639 | NQF Level: 2 | Credits: 4 | Course Duration: a Day

Accreditation: HWSETA

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The Incident & Investigation training course requires learners to be able to conduct preliminary workplace incident investigations related to health, safety, and environmental incidents. Learners credited with this Unit Standard are capable of, Describing requirements pertaining to conducting preliminary investigations into health, safety, and environmental incidents, Selecting approaches to investigations appropriate for specified contexts, Gathering data for preliminary investigations that is accurate and Recording and reporting data accurately and as specified.

Unit Std: 259617 | NQF Level: 2 | Credits: 3 | Course Duration: 1 Day | Certificate Valid for: 2 Years

Accreditation: HWSETA

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The Occupational Health and Safety Representative course is designed to provide learners with the basic knowledge & skills to execute their workplace representative duties, as required by the Occupational Health & Safety Act.

The course covers the legal aspects of the OHAS Act, Hazard Identification, Incident Reporting and workplace inspections. The person credited with this unit standard is able to understand the objectives and statutory requirements pertaining to health and safety in the workplace. The learners will be able to explain the rights, powers, functions and duties of the workplace health and safety representative and how any errant health, safety and environmental issues may be handled.

Unit Std: 259622 | NQF Level: 2 | Credits: 3 | Course Duration: 1 Day | Certificate Valid for: 2 Years

Accreditation: HWSETA

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The Occupational Health and Safety Act & Legislation course is designed to meet the OHS legislation requirements of employers, upper management and supervisory level staff in the relevant workplaces.

The course is designed to assist companies to achieve or ensure ongoing legal compliance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act. This Unit Standard requires learners to be able to interpret and apply Safety, Health and Environmental legislation that will enable them to advise management and facilitate measures to ensure legal compliance.

Unit Std: 244288 | NQF Level: 5 | Credits: 12 | Course Duration: 2 Days | Certificate Valid for: No Expiry

Accreditation: HWSETA

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Our Emergency Evacuation course is designed to provide Learners with the basic knowledge and the relevant skills to formulate, plan and execute emergency evacuation drills in the workplace.

Individuals credited with this unit standard will be able to identify and determine the type of an emergency and assist with the evacuation of people during the emergency. Qualified personnel will also be able to respond to and use emergency signals within their own work area of responsibility.

Unit Std: 242825 | NQF Level: 4 | Credits: 4 | Course Duration: 1 Day | Certificate Valid for: 2 Years

Accreditation: HWSETA

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This unit standard will be useful for persons who are required to conduct continuous hazard identification and risk assessment within an underground working place to ensure a healthy and safe environment to work in.

Unit Std: 244383 | NQF Level: 2 | Credits: 2 | Course Duration: 2 Days

Accreditation: HWSETA

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Should you require any additional information or to request an OHS training quote, please complete the form below. You are also welcome to give us a call on 0861 429 2436.