Health and Safety Training Courses in South Africa 🎖️
Other health safety courses include but are not limited to: General Health and Safety. This type of course was created with the purpose to explain the basic principles of health and safety to all employees at work. The general health and safety course is a four-hour class and is drafted in line with the Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993.
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Health and Safety made easy
(6 days ago) Accidents and ill health. Under health and safety law, you must report and keep a record of certain injuries, incidents and cases of work-related disease. Keeping records will help you to identify patterns of accidents and injuries, and will help when completing your risk assessment.
Engaging Employees in Health and Safety
(3 days ago) The Health and Safety Executive and Institute of Directors (UK) have produced guidance on this topic for board members, the European Agency for Safety and Health have launched a campaign about it and the Olympic Delivery Authority have a number of case studies to prove it. These three key ingredients are vital to improving health and safety.
Health and Safety in the Mining industry
(8 days ago) Occupational health and safety hazards whether they are physical, chemical, biological, mechanical or psychological, can affect any industry be it agriculture, construction, manufacturing units and even the healthcare sector.However, the one industry most commonly and severely affected is the mining industry. With increasing demand of minerals, more and more people are employed in this
Health and Safety
(Just Now) The employer must see to it that every worker is informed and clearly understands the health and safety hazards of any work being done, anything being produced, processed, used, stored, handled or transported, and any equipment or machinery being used. The employer must then provide information about precautionary measures against these hazards.
Health and Safety Act: The Importance of being Informed
(7 days ago) In order to illustrate the vitality of educating your staff in, and remaining up-to-date with relevant rules and regulations, such as the Health and Safety Act; Strat Training invites you to learn from the following case study: In the year 1999 Mrs Nel* was visiting the drive-through of a popular fast food chain in the Western Cape, along with her two daughters, aged 4 and 2.
The Construction Site Safety Conundrum
(7 days ago) Health and safety training is vital in order for any site to function at optimum capacity whilst simultaneously protecting its labourers. In order to increase the safety of any construction site a supervisor, preferably with health and safety training, needs to be appointed to identify, assess and report any workplace hazards.
The Occupational Health and Safety Act
(3 days ago) Introduction. The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993, requires the employer to bring about and maintain, as far as reasonably practicable, a work environment that is safe and without risk to the health of the workers. This means that the employer must ensure that the workplace is free of hazardous substances, such as benzene, chlorine and micro organisms, articles, equipment, processes
Develop a Lasting Health and Safety Culture
(2 days ago) The health and safety culture of an organisation is the way that people manage health and safety in the organisation, their attitudes to health and safety and their perceptions of it. It is the way that organisations do things; a set of values, perceptions and interactions that make up the whole picture. The elements of a health and safety culture is the way that organisations do things; a set
To Risk or not to Risk
(1 days ago) However, health and safety is not implemented to make people feel invincible, it is in place to make people aware of danger and risk but to do all that they can to manage and avoid that risk. Strat Training offers health and safety courses that makes individuals aware of risk and prepares them for this. Ignoring risk or pretending that dangers
Health and Safety Representative
(9 days ago) Description. Welcome to this course on Health and Safety. This course is intended for Health and Safety Representatives. At the end of this module, you will complete an assessment. You must complete the assessment and obtain an 80% pass mark. On successful completion you will receive a certificate. NOTE: You have 14 days to complete this course.
The Real Dangers of Allergic Reactions
(7 days ago) We often think of health and safety in terms of sky high building regulations or how to get out if there is a fire. However, some of the most dangerous and frightening health and safety situations can happen when you are at home or out in town and would never think that it is needed. Take for example, allergies. Plant, animal and food allergies are much more common than many of us realise.
First Aid Training and Courses in South Africa 🎖️ Strat
(2 days ago) Legislation: Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993; Basic First Aid (Level 2) Basic First Aid Level 2 follows Basic First Aid Level 1. This course is designed around four modules covering topics like managing the scene of an emergency, the basic human anatomy and physiology as well as the primary and secondary survey.
Fire Fighting Training and Courses in South Africa Strat
(7 days ago) Legislation: Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993; Basic Fire Fighting (Level 2) This course teaches the application of fire fighting techniques in accordance with Unit Standard: 13961. This course is designed teach employees the correct use of hand operated fire fighting equipment for the effective extinguishing of fires.
Dangerous Goods Training and Courses in South Africa
(9 days ago) A span of 15 modules will cover topics that involve everything from legislation to health risks and how to properly handle dangerous goods like hazardous chemicals. Upon completion of this dangerous goods certificate the learner will be much better equipped to ensure safety under circumstances that involve dangerous chemicals and/or substances.
Why Personal Safety Comes First
(6 days ago) Today, this means being able to sleep at night without being threatened, having job security, as well as mental, health, and emotional well being. South Africa has been plagued by the reputation of being dangerous for none of its population and for having no sense of safety.
The importance of AIDS training
(3 days ago) You will learn how to protect an individual from HIV infection and by understanding voluntary counselling and care, you can effectively promote their health. The training will help you deal with various social and emotional aspects with which you can easily deal with various …
Working at Heights Training and Courses in South Africa
(3 days ago) This training course material was designed in line with the legislation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 1993 and takes eight hours to complete. Our working at heights training class can take a total of up to twenty people per class. Those candidates who complete this training course will receive a certificate which is valid for two years.
(5 days ago) Also, the staff should be trained to respond to any accident that might still occur after all the safety precautions have been taken. The safety and protection of the employees is of utmost importance and thus, it is the duty of all the employers to take adequate steps to protect the health …
Helping Others: First do no Harm
(Just Now) Health and safety risks in this industry are not only due to negligence with patients or contagious diseases. Workplace injuries are of concern too. Manual handling is the cause of most injuries for nurses. This can be the result of slips or falls, carrying things, handling people, adjusting beds …
(3 days ago) Providing a safe work environment, training, well maintained machinery and effective traffic management plans all play an important part in reducing the risks posed by forklifts in the workplace. All employees, including managers and supervisors, have a duty to ensure the actions they take, or neglect to take, do not put themselves or others at
First Aid: How to Handle Burns
(1 days ago) If you find yourself in a situation where you or someone else has been burned, you need to respond quickly. Burn injuries are a serious health and safety issue and account for over 300 000 deaths every year. Calling an emergency number and waiting for paramedics or professionals is …
Why First Aid should be taught in schools
(Just Now) Young Children of a school-going age (5-7years old) It is of paramount importance to the health and safety of your own children, and the health and safety of their peers, that your child be well-informed of the correct action to take during an emergency. At this young age, that action may be as simple as: Call an adult: be it a teacher
Why your forklift drivers need certification
(3 days ago) Strat Training always promotes health and safety awareness in the workplace and encourages compliance with all relevant and related laws, rules and regulations. As such, Strat Training is proud to highlight why it is of paramount importance that your forklift operator be a certified forklift operator. Having an employee without the necessary
Lifting Equipment Training and Courses in South Africa
(2 days ago) Lifting equipment is those types of machines that are used to lift or lower different products at work. At Strat Training, we provide our clients with effective lifting equipment training and courses in South Africa.. Our company has more than eighteen years of experience in the health and safety environment and we intend on sharing it with you!
Handling a Heart Attack without First Aid Training
(7 days ago) Heart attacks and other medical emergencies are another reason why it is always helpful to complete a first aid course. You will feel more in control of a difficult situation and may just save a life. Contact us for any type of Health and Safety course that you may be interested in.
Are you Staying Safe when Working at Height
(4 days ago) Falling is still one of the biggest causes of major injuries and fatalities. Work at height (work performed in a location where, if the necessary precautions are not in place, one could fall a distance likely to cause personal injury) often poses the risk of falling through poorly constructed surfaces or from ladders.
Why you need to do a First Aid Course
(6 days ago) Simply put, being trained in administering first aid will somehow help out in lessening the occurrences of the most unwanted events and likewise increase the chances of saving lives. Much more, having undergone the first aid training will prepare you for this. Simply put, first aid is a type of an urgent care that is immediately provided to the
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(8 days ago) Our aim is to teach these first aid skills to you when it suits YOU! We run the course 7 days a week! That’s right, Monday through to Sunday. When can we expect to receive our certificates? Certificates will be issued 2-3 days after the training took place. Once …
Crane Training and Courses in South Africa Strat Training
(1 days ago) Legislation: Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993; Crane or Hoist Operator A hoist operator is in charge of operating and monitoring stationary and mobile cranes. This involves raising and lowering jibs and booms to lift, move and position equipment, people and materials in areas such as building sites, mines and shipyards.
Why PPE is paramount!
(9 days ago) Occupational health and safety risks to the skin can be divided into four categories: Chemical agents pose a threat when allowed to make contact with the skin. Contact can be defined as: direct contact with contaminated surfaces, skin contact as the result of the deposition of aerosols, the immersion of the skin in chemical liquids or contact
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The transportation of dangerous goods
(6 days ago) The transportation of dangerous goods. Carrying goods by road or rail involves the risk of traffic accidents. If the goods carried are dangerous, there is also the risk of an incident, such as spillage of the goods, leading to hazards such as fire, explosion, chemical burn or environmental damage. Most goods are not considered sufficiently
First Aid basics
(5 days ago) Press down firmly and smoothly (compressing to one third of their chest depth) 30 times. Give two breaths. To get the breath in, tilt their head back gently by lifting their chin. Pinch their nostrils closed, place your open mouth firmly over their open mouth and blow firmly into their mouth.
Is prioritizing safety an inconvenience
(8 days ago) When ‘getting the job done’ is an employee’s number one priority they may feel pressured to cut corners in order to meet deadlines, or quotas, and engage in risky activities, and put the health and safety of both themselves and others on the line in order to do so. If safety is a …
Basic Fire Fighting Tips
(3 days ago) Prev Previous Health and Safety – General duties of employers towards workers Next Forklift Driving – Manage And Reduce The Risks Next Basic Fire Fighting – Fatality after fatality, injury after injury, it seems the reports all say the same thing: the problem boiled …
Earthmoving Equipment Training and Courses in South Africa
(6 days ago) Over a span of nine modules the trainee will learn how to identify basic construction and components of a bulldozer together with their uses. We will discuss health and safety at work, industrial site safety, basic operation and controls, setting up, pre-checks and more in this earthmoving equipment training course.
(9 days ago) Next Health and Safety Act: The Importance of being Informed Next In the construction industry there exists a well-known three-pronged approach to scaffolding safety practices. The first factor that needs to be taken into consideration when judging scaffolding safety is whether or not the scaffold itself has been erected in accordance with
Fire Safety Tips
(5 days ago) Fire Fighting Tips. A fire can be a catastrophic event, leading to destruction of property or loss of life. To ensure that your staff and employees are protected in the event that a fire breaks out, it is essential that every business have a fire safety plan in place.
Three ways to Stay Safe this Holiday
(5 days ago) It’s the festive season, holiday time for many and invariably it involves at least some travelling. Whether navigating between home and a vacation spot or to and from parties, gatherings and functions, there is a good chance you’ll be spending more time on the road this month. Being busier and occupied by merry folk, the roads are no doubt more hazardous and it’s necessary to be
Overhead Crane Safety Tips
(1 days ago) Focus. Do not engage in any potentially distracting activities while operating an overhead crane; this could include but isn’t limited to, actions such as listening to music on a portable device or chewing gum depending on the employee’s training and confidence level. Clear a path. Before lifting or moving any load it is the responsibility
Are Our Schools Safe as Houses
(9 days ago) School is an environment that for some can be safe and friendly while for others it can be difficult and threatening. Whether there is a safety issue from lack of equipment and procedures or from out-of-control bullying, safety should always be top priority.
Scaffolding Training and Courses in South Africa Strat
(6 days ago) Legislation: Occupational Health & Safety Act of 1993; Scaffolding Inspector This scaffolding training course consists of both safe erection and inspection of scaffolding in compliance with the South African National Standards (SANS) 10085. The unit standards serve, in conjunction with related unit standards to enable the learner to perform as