This course is designed to equip employees with the various incident and accident investigation tools/systems when an emergency response is necessary, as well as how to implement control measures in the workplace. A person credited with this unit standard will be able to: Secure and control a scene in relation with the nature of the scene. Identify the nature of the scene in relation to the crime committed. Record information in a given case study. Deal with persons at the scene in a given scenario. Identify search methods in relation to the type of crime committed.
Training & Evaluation:
Training on a 70% theoretical and 30% practical basis.
Duration: 1 Day
Who should attend? All Investigation / Safety Officers and H&S Representatives.
Course Prerequisite: Communication at ABET level 3 & Mathematical at ABET Level 3
Introduction to Health & Safety
Understanding the act and regulations
Department of Labour/legislation
The OHS Act 85 of 1993
Important sections of the Act
Introduction to Incident and accident investigations
The incident and accident objectives and process
High Risk Conditions
Witnesses and gathering information
Guidelines and controls
Department of Labour Annexure 1 form (accidents and diseases)
Health and safety committee meetings