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Certificate in Occupational Safety

January 11 @ 7:00 PM - April 29 @ 10:00 PM

This course is designed for working adults who wish to upgrade their skill and knowledge of the WHS industry.

Description

Considers the fundamental principles and practice of chemical, fire and explosion, electrical, machinery and construction safety, with reference to Singapore OHS legislation

 

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Identify the physical, chemical, biological, mechanical and electrical hazards in a wide range of working environments;

2. Evaluate the potential consequences of identified hazards;

3. Develop strategies to eliminate hazards or minimize risk;

4. Prepare clear instructions and reports;

5. Identify relevant sections of OHS legislation and assess if legal requirements are satisfied.

 

Content

In each unit of study, students will review relevant physical and chemical principles,

  • both qualitatively and quantitatively;
  • apply them to a range of industrial situations that could result in physical injury and/or environmental damage;
  • and make recommendations for safety management procedures, which conform to legislative requirements.

Study Units:

  • Construction safety;
  • Machinery and plant safety;
  • Electrical safety;
  • Chemical safety;
  • Fire and explosion safety;
  • Radiation safety.

Details

Start:
January 11 @ 7:00 PM
End:
April 29 @ 10:00 PM
Website:
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Organizer

University of Newcastle, Australia
Phone:
62213306
Email:
uonsenquiry@newcastle.edu.au
Website:
www.newcastle.edu.au/singapore

Venue

PSB Academy
Marina Square 6 Raffles Blvd, #03-200
Singapore, Singapore 039594 Singapore
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Phone:
6390 9000
Website:
https://www.psb-academy.edu.sg

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