Occupational HealthOHSE/OCCHEALTHGB

Who should attend?

  • This course provides a thorough understanding of expectations and mandatory requirements regarding occupational health and hygiene.
Audience :
  • Safety officers, HSE supervisors, human resources personnel, field managers.

Level : Foundation

Course Content

  • HEALTH & HYGIENE RISK ASSESSMENT

      • Basic concepts. Occupational disease concept.
      • Identification of health and hygiene hazards. Hazardous products and Hazcom.
      • Basic assessment of health risks.
      • Health risks basic prevention measures.
      • Medical fitness for work standards. Health surveillance benefits. Vaccination policies.
      • Food and water hygiene.
  • MEDICAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE

      • Medical emergency evacuation plan. Requirements for medical facilities.
  • ERGONOMICS & APPLIED PSYCHOSOCIOLOGY

      • Human factors. Human error. Physical and psychological aspects associated.
      • Ergonomics concept.
      • Applied psychosociology elements.
      • Mental health at work. Concept of stress management.
  • FATIGUE MANAGEMENT

      • Concept and why it is relevant.
      • Fatigue risk assessment.

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • identify and assess the basic occupational health hazards in workplace,
  • explain the relevant elements of fatigue management,
  • identify the most important elements and possible impacts of ergonomics and psychosociology at workplace.

Ways & Means

  • Several applications and illustrations.
  • Several case studies and teamwork sessions.