Safety Officer

Safety Officer course is for all new and Experienced who are working or want to start career in health and Safety, and any organization. It`s designed to get managers, supervisors and new Workers up to speed on the practical actions they need to take to handle health and safety in their teams.

The Safety Officer is responsible for monitoring and assessing hazardous and unsafe situations and developing measures to assure personnel safety.

The Safety Officer will correct unsafe acts or conditions through the regular line of authority, although the Safety Officer may exercise emergency authority to prevent or stop unsafe acts when immediate action is required.

The qualification is intended for learners already working in the capacity of supervisor or manager and those who want to join Health and Safety Field.
Safety Officer Course Content:

  • General Safety Awareness
  • Health and Safety Foundation (laws, national / international)
  • Role and Responsibilities of HSE Inspector
  • Hazard Identification / Risk Assessment
  • Fire safety
  • Emergency Response
  • Breathing Apparatus Use and types
  • PTW System
  • Hot work / welding / cutting operations
  • Electrical Safety
  • Lockout / tag out
  • Hand tools / power tools safety
  • Excavation safety
  • Scaffolding Safety / Work at height
  • Confined Space Safety
  • Chemical Handling
  • Compressed Gas cylinders safety
  • Lifting Operations
  • Waste Management
  • Site Visits
  • JSA
  • Permits types with details
  • Safety manuals
  • Practical’s
  • Workshop visit and practical assessment