OHSAS 18001:2007

Occupational Health & Safety Awareness Training Course

Occupational Health & Safety Internal Auditor Course

Occupational Health & Safety Auditor/ Lead Auditor Training Course

OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health & Safety Awareness Training Course

We provide you with an overview of the purpose and requirements of OHSAS 18001 and how it can improve your business methods. By the completion of the training you will be able to describe the purpose of an Occupational Health & Safety Management System (OH&SMS). You will also be able to explain the purpose, requirements and reasoning for OHSAS 18001:2007, the related legislative framework and how the standard aids the continual improvement of the OH&SMS.

The course is an introduction for anyone involved in the development, implementation and management of a SMS based on OHSAS 18001. If you plan to complete other OHSAS training, such as internal auditing and the Lead Auditor Training, you will receive during this course the knowledge and understanding of OHSAS 18001 upon which to build auditing skills.

The course comprises presentations and workshop exercises.

Course Duration

01 Day

ISO 45001 – A New Standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

The world’s first occupational health and safety international standard is currently being developed. It will help your organization provide a safe and healthy workplace for your workers and other people, prevent deaths, work-related injury and ill-health as well as continually improve OH&S performance.

What are the anticipated benefits of ISO/DIS 45001?

ISO/DIS 45001 brings occupational health and safety management and continual improvement into the heart of an organization. This new standard is an opportunity for organizations to align their strategic direction with their OH&S management system. In addition, there is an increased focus on improving occupational health and safety performance.
Our customers tell us they get multiple benefits as a result of implementing and adopting occupational health and safety management systems, such as:

  • Reduce work related injuries, ill health and death
  • Eliminate or minimize OH&S risks
  • Improve OH&S performance and effectiveness
  • Demonstrate corporate responsibility and meet supply chain requirements
  • Protect brand reputation
  • Motivate and engage staff through consultation and participation

Consulting & Auditing Services

  • Gap Analyses for ISO 45001
  • ISO 45001 System Designing, Documentation and Implementation Services
  • ISO 45001 Internal Auditing

OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health & Safety Internal Auditor Course

This training has been designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed to assess and report on the conformance and effective implementation of an occupational health and safety management system.

On completion of this training you will be able to:

  • Describe the responsibilities of an internal auditor and describe the role of internal audit in the maintenance and improvement of management systems, in accordance with OHSAS 18001:2007
  • Explain the purpose and structure of OHSAS 18001:2007
  • Explain the principles, process and selected techniques used for the assignment and management of occupational health & safety aspects and impacts, including the significance of these for OHSAS auditors
  • Plan and prepare for an internal audit, gather audit evidence through observation, interview and sampling of documents and records
  • Write factual audit reports that help to improve the effectiveness of the management system
  • Suggest ways in which the effectiveness of corrective action might be verified
  • The training comprises presentations, workshops and role-play exercises.

    Participants are not expected to possess knowledge of auditing, quality management system or OHSAS 18001:2007 before attending the course.

    Course Duration

    03 Days

OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health & Safety Auditor/ Lead Auditor Training Course

This training provides the skills and knowledge for you to audit Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OH and SMS).

You will learn to assess the design, implementation and improvement of an organization’s OH&SMS to the requirements of OHSAS 18001:2007.

On training completion you will be able to:

  • Understand and implement your own Safety Management System (SMS)
  • Demonstrate organizational compliance with all the relevant legal requirements
  • Understand the importance of safety policy and how it should be based on all the significant risks identified within the organization
  • Understand and demonstrate continuous improvement in occupational health & safety performance
  • Apply in-depth knowledge of the OHSAS 18001:2007 audit and certification process
  • Have the skills and knowledge needed to plan and conduct third party audits against the requirements of the OHSAS 18001:2007 Safety Management Systems and report the results
  • Understand the importance of audit evidence, corrective action and performance monitoring
  • Meet the training requirements for registration as an OH&SMS Auditor or Lead Auditor with the IRCA
  • Accreditation

    This course is certified by the International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA)

    Course Duration

    05 Days

    ISO 45001 – A New Standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is developing a new standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems, ISO 45001. The final version of the standard is planned for publication in Q4, 2016. Contact us for the latest updates and more details.