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Organizational Health And Safety

About This Course

Organizational Health And Safety

Philosophy of the Programme

This programme focuses on the technical and regulatory aspects of Organizational Health and Safety. It also looks at very expedient cultural changes that are needed within industries and organizations. The program will focus on the science and technology of risk management through assessment and evaluation of hazards and development of specific control mechanisms at the work place. Participants will also learn how to mitigate risks and hazards through the application of risk management protocol in the workplace, allowing them to recognise, evaluate and generate control solutions for the risks. 

 

COURSE OBJECTIVE

By the end of the programme participants should be able to;

  • Understand the various types of health and safety principles needed for application in an organisational setting.
  • Understand principles of organizational health and safety issues in the work place.
  • Understand the broad legal context for safety, regulatory environment and relevant frame work.
  • Understand the leadership role in process safety and management safety.
  • Understand the nature and development of safety culture in an organisation
  • Draft Health and safety management plan at the workplace

 

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOME

At the end of this course participants are expected to understand the practical concepts of health and safety with the motive of having the skills and consciousness in mitigating health and safety issues in the industry.

 

TARGET AUDIENCE

The Short course on Organisational Health and Safety is available to the following categories of applicants:

  • Oil and Gas Professionals
  • Exploration and Production Professionals
  • Supervisors
  • Safety staffs
  • Managers
  • Professionals from other Organisation
  • Automobile staff
  • Other workers interested in safety at the work place.

 

COURSE FEE

The fee per participant is GHS 2,000.The fees covers tuition, training materials, lunch and certification. Participants shall be presented with a certificate upon completion.

 

COURSE DURATION

The course shall be run for five working days from 28th May to 1st June 2018 for Accra participants and 4th June to 8th June 2018 for Kumasi Participants.

 

LECTURE HOURS

9:00 am to 5:30 pm each day

 

VENUE

ACCRA-KNUST Accra City Campus 

KUMASI-KNUST

 

REGISTRATION/ENROLMENT

For further information about registration and enrolment please call

0244258146 or 0267122221 or Email: shortcoursesknust@gmail.com / shortcourses@knust.edu.gh

Talk to us

Location: Short Courses, Institute of Distance Learning, Casely Hayford Building, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

Tel: +233 26 712 2221

Email: shortcourses@knust.edu.gh