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Advanced Strategic Occupational Health, Safety and Environment Management

By: Remoik Nigeria Limited

Lagos State, Nigeria

26 - 28 Jun, 2014  3 days

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Concern for health and safety in the workplace is increasing among workers and employers across all industries and society in general. Our programme is designed to help practitioners from many different backgrounds develop the competencies needed to be effective in the development, implementation, and evaluation of health and safety programs and systems in a wide variety of occupational settings.

What to expect
This course is a highly practical, vocational, “how-to” programme based around real-world tools, checklists and processes that will be immediately useful to you back in your day job. You will not have to sit through long lectures or presentations – this course uses active learning to help you internalize the topic and apply it in the real world.

Training format 
This course comprises modules to be covered in 3-days. Each covering a set of key concepts and skills. Within each module, best practice and key concepts are covered off in a concise briefing, followed by stimulating learning activities like workshops, discussions, case studies and role-play exercises.
Learning outcomes
After this course you will be able to:

  • Recognize and assess hazards and risks at the workplace
  • Describe the harmful effects of selected important environmental and workplace hazards on human health
  • Explain principles of toxicology
  • Apply principles of human toxicology to interpret workplace exposures to chemicals and their potential health effects
  • Find and extract information from MSDS or ICSC and discuss their importance for risk control
  • Explain principles of exposure assessment for physical and ergonomic hazards
  • Apply principles of ergonomic workplace design and demonstrate the use of exposure assessment tools for ergonomic hazards
  • Explain biological workplace hazards and estimate risk for specific occupations
  • Demonstrate the use of practical assessment tools, interpret their findings and develop practical solutions for the company
Key Learning Points
  • Workplace hazards and risks
  • Pre Course Assessment
  • Workplace conditions
  • Workplace procedures
  • Nigerian Health and safety law and how it affects the company
  • Health, Safety, and Welfare
  • The workplace and work equipment
Risk/Hazard Management (Job Specifics)  
  • Risk assessment
  • Manual handling
  • Hazardous substances
  • Ergonomics and workstation design
  • Working at heights
  • Transport and vehicles
  • Noise and vibration
  • The greatest Hazard (The consequences of poor communication)
Hazards Identification, Risk Assessment and Control
  • Concepts of risk assessment (RA) in environmental and occupational health
    Principles of prevention: risk reduction and control
  • Practical risk assessment tools in the company
    Practical exercises with tools such as checklists and formulas e.g. for hazards identification, chemical safety, physical exposures.
  • Introduction to Ergonomic Workplace Design 
    Physiological aspects of work 
    Principles of ergonomic design of work stations: anthropometry, illumination, temperature, workload
  • Practical risk assessment tools in the company
    Practical exercises with tools such as checklists and formulas for hazards identification, manual handling of heavy loads, evaluation of ergonomic risks
Who Should Attend?
  • Newly appointed as well as experienced Managers,  Supervisors, Officers,
  • Operations managers, Professionals, Stores Health Managers
  • Transportation Management professionals, Project Managers, Distribution Managers, Product Managers, Customer Service Managers, Supply Chain Managers, Customer Relationship Manager
  • Office Administrative Manager and other management personnel 
  • Store and shipping supervisors 
  • Managers, supervisors, and data processing personnel interested in increasing the efficiency of warehouse layouts, systems, and operations
Training Methodology
  • Lectures
  • Discussions 
  • Individual and group exercises 
  • Case studies 
  • Activities 
  • Post- Course Assessments 
  • Pre-Course Assessments 
  • Games and educational competitions 
  • Professional videos & Audio presentations
REMOIK NIG LTD, 70B, Olorunlogbon Street, Anthony Village, Lagos Jun 26 - 28 Jun, 2014
NGN120,000.00, Includes the certificate of achievement in this field of expertise, breakfast & lunch and course materials and writing accessories.
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