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SAFETY MANAGEMENT

Safety Management IB - MNO1502
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 5 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNO1501
Purpose: Qualifying students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of safety requirements in different workplace environments. Students will also be able to understand, interpret and explain the impact and importance of hazards and risk assessment within the workplace.
Safety Management IIA - MNO2603
Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNB1601 (Not applicable to NDSMN)
Purpose: The primary purpose of this module is to provide students with a sound understanding of the multidisciplinary nature of safety management and for them to obtain an understanding and application of management of safety in the interactive reality of organisations. Students also need to develop competencies (knowledge, skill, norms and values) in analysing the structure and functioning as well as judging the appropriateness of and adapting safety management control measures and programs to meet the efficacy requirements of managing daily business operations and disasters.
Analysis of Safety Incidents - MNO2605
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNO2603
Purpose: To understand, explain and develop a beginning competence to anticipate and analyse incidents inpacting on business in order to identify deficiencies in control measures with the view to prevent re-occurence and to enhance the overall quality of safety in business operations.
Managing Organisational Safety Culture (Offered from 2021) - MNO2606
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: Students credited with this unit standards are able to influence the development, marketing and selling organisational safety with the view to optimising overall corporate safety implementing processes and practices, including aspects impacting employee behaviour and organisational culture.
Safety Management Systems (Offered from 2021) - MNO2607
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English
Purpose: Qualifying students will be able to apply a detailed knowledge of safety management systems in a business environment to analyse, evaluate and propose appropriate and effective integrated safety management systems with specific reference to safety risk-based safety programmes, techniques and design.
Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene - MNO2608
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 6 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: The purpose of this module is to focus on health related safety aspects of any type of workplace. It will provide students with sound knowlwdge and skills in health related aspects of various occupations and work environments, health hazard testing and evaluation, introduction into testing equipment fundamentals and protective procedures.
Safety Management IA - MNO1501
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 5 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: To acquire competencies (knowledge, skills, norms and values) in order to interpret legislation relevant to safety management and implement these aspects within a work environment. Aspects associated with safety management are included in this module with full recognition of basic philosophical points of departure in the science of safety management.
Environmental Management - MNO3704
Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNB1601 (Not applicable to NDSMN)
Purpose: The primary purpose is to obtain an understanding of the management of human and business endeavour within the complex reality of environmental, economic and social imperatives. This includes the application of environmental management principles within the applicable governance requirements as well as sustainability principles and the application of business management principles in order to manage the impact of environmental factors on business organisations.
Safety Management IIIA - MNO3705
Diploma Semester module NQF level: 7 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Pre-requisite: MNO2605
Purpose: The purpose of the learning unit is to equip students with competencies to participate in and critisize the practices of quality control of proffesional safety management practices and continual improvement in safety management