CREDITS : 3
UNIT STANDARD: 259622
DURATION : DAY 1
NQF LEVEL : 2
Lesson 1: Legislation framework of health and safety representatives and workplace activities.
Purpose, definitions and terminology.
-The purpose of the act
-Definitions of roles
Objectives of the OHS act
The compliance act
What can businesses do to achieve compliance?
The legal compliance implementation process.
What are the general compliance guidelines?
What are safe and productive work areas?
What are unsafe acts and conditions?
4 Statutory requirements
What is a health and safety representative?
How many health and safety representatives must be designated?
When must a health and safety representative be designated?
What are the functions of a she representative?
Lesson 2: The scope of authority in a health and safety environment.
Extent in participation in health and safety structures
Lesson 3: Compliance of safety, health and environmental structures
Consultative requirements of the health and safety representative.