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Occupational Health and Safety Law IIA - OHS2601

Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: To enable student to gain valuable skill and knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety in South Africa. In particular the module is intended to equip student with the general principles of safety and health related issues at the workplace. The module will also equip students with the very basics in safety management. This will be achieved by introducing the students to the legislation regulating occupational health and safety in South Africa. The module focus on meeting the needs of students, which is to enhance their skill and knowledge in order to become aspirant managers, shop stewards, supervisors, inspectors, safety representatives/practitioners/managers, training officials and occupational hygienists. On the other hand, the module prepares both managers and safety practitioners for performing their roles and functions on a professional and legal basis.