Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety

DIT Special Purpose Award
Level 6 on the NFQ (10 ECTS)

Duration: 7 Days

Providing participants with the core skills to advise their employers on a range of occupational health and safety issues

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Module One

The Management of Occupational Health and Safety

  • Foundations in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Safety Statements and Safety Management)
  • Organising for Health and Safety
  • Consultation and
  • Communication
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Principles of Prevention and Control
  • Safe Systems of Work
  • Monitoring and Review
  • Role of Competent Person
  • Accident Causation And Investigation

Module Two

Managing Workplace Hazards and Risks

  • Workplace Hazards
  • Use of Work Equipment
  • Manual Handling
  • Display Screen Equipment
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Work At Height
  • Physical Agents
  • Sensitive Risk Groups
  • First Aid
  • Explosive Atmospheres
  • Chemical and Biological Hazards
  • Psychosocial Hazards
  • Construction Hazards

 

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Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

DIT Special Purpose Award
Level 7 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) (20 ECTS)

Duration: 12 Days

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Technical Membership of IOSH

A recognised qualification for those with a professional interest in occupational health and safety

Module Title: Management of OHS

  • Occupational Health and Safety Law
  • Health and Safety Management Systems
  • Risk Management
  • Accident Management
  • Manual Handling
  • Display Screen Equipment
  • Electrical Safety
  • Work Equipment
  • Construction and Contractor Management
  • Physical agents
  • Chemical Agents
  • Psychosocial Hazards
  • Fire and Explosion
  • Sensitive Risk Groups
  • Emergency Planning
  • Workplace Hazards
  • Workplace Transport

Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety