ACTRAC - Occupational Health & Safety Act

Modules / Topics

History of Legislation : Intro to Act and Reg : Basic Principles of Law : Definitions : Functions, Duties, Roles : Rights, Responsibilities and Requirements : Appointments and Nominations : Structures, Procedures : Records, Evidence, Archives and Penalties : Reporting

Duration

4 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Not Unit Standard aligned

CPD Points

1

INDUCTOR [Basic H&S Awareness]

Modules / Topics

Unit Standard Title: Demonstrate knowledge pertaining to basic health and safety principles in and around a workplace : The reasons incidents occur : Legal requirements : Organisation’s rules and procedures : Occupational Health : Occupational Hygiene : Personal Hygiene : Occupational Safety : First Aid and medical facilities : Reporting system : Emergency Planning History of Legislation : Intro to Act and Reg : Basic Principles of Law : Definitions : Functions, Duties, Roles : Rights, Responsibilities and Requirements : Appointments and Nominations : Structures, Procedures : Records, Evidence, Archives and Penalties : Reporting

Duration

2-4 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No: 259639 : Credits: 4 : NQF Level: 2

CPD Points

1

HASREP [Health & Safety Reps]

Modules / Topics

Unit Standard Title: Describe the functions of the workplace Health and Safety Representative. : Course Introduction : Introduction to Occupational Health & Safety : Theory of risk management : Legal requirements [Customize] : Risk & hazard identification : Inspections : Reporting the findings : Investigation : Committees

Duration

7 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No: 259622 : Credits: 3 : NQF Level: 2

CPD Points

2

HIRA [Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment]

Modules / Topics

Unit Standard Title: Conduct a baseline risk assessment and take appropriate action.
SAQA Unit Standard : Introduction to SAQA, NQF & SETA : Terms, Definitions and References : History of Occupational Safety, Health and Environment [SHE] : Extent of the Problem : Causes and Consequences : Management of Decisions : Reportable Incidents : Occupational Safety / Health / Environmental Hazards : Identifying Hazards – Examples : Cause, Control & Consequence Chain : Scale of Probability / Frequency / Severity : Reasonable Mitigation of Hazards : Introduction to HIRA / Fundamentals : Research and Reference Material : The Funnel Method : RAG Tag – Basic Recognition and Rating System : Types of Risk Assessments : Assessment Methodologies : Introduction to Bowtie Risk Analysis : When to perform a HIRA : Establishing the HIRA Team : Preparing to Conduct a HIRA : Process Flow Planning and Management : Performing the HIRA : Conducting a Risk Rating : Final Practical Exercise : Communicating the HIRA Findings : HIRA Inspection Checklist : HIRA Control Register : HIRA Cause, Control & Consequence Chain : HIRA Assessment Form.

Duration

16 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No: 244287 : Credits: 7 : NQF Level: 5 

CPD Points

5

NOISETRAC [Noise-Induced Hearing Loss]

Modules / Topics

Describe sources of and control measures for noise in a work place. Overview Of Sound, Noise And The Human Ear : Legal Requirements : Employer To Inform, Instruct & Train : Noise-Induced Hearing Loss – An Occupational Disease : Workplace Hazard Identification : Personal Medical Surveillance : Protective Control Measures : Hearing Protective Equipment [HPE] : Conclusion

Duration

7 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No: 259602 : Credits: 2 : NQF Level: 1

CPD Points

2

CLAIMTRAC [IOD Management]

Modules / Topics

Unit Standard Title: Demonstrate basic understanding of the procedure for submission of compensation claims for injuries & occupational diseases : Overview of Legislation : How does COID work? : Employee Medicals : Compensation – Cover : Compensation – When Can You Claim? : Compensation – Earnings : Investigations : INITIATE – Reporting an Occupational Injury : PROCESS – Submitting an Injury Claim : CONCLUDE – Finalising an Injury Claim : Reporting a Disease

Duration

7 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No 259610 : Credits: 2 : NQF Level: 2

CPD Points

2

FIRSTRAC * [Level 1 & 2 - 1st Aid & Response]

Modules / Topics

Intro to Legal Requirements, Legal and Ethical Considerations, The Law of Consent, Reporting of Injuries and Treatment : Intro to Health & Safety, Personal Protective Equipment and Clothing, First Aid Kits and Equipment : Approaching an Accident Scene, Treating a Collapsed Person, Rescue Breathing, CPR, Choking Drowning Shock, Unconsciousness Fainting : Wounds & Control of Bleeding, Fractures, Sprains & Dislocations, Head Injuries, Neck and Spinal Injuries, Lifting and Carrying a Patient, Burns, Electrocution, Smoke, Chemicals and Poisons, Bites and Stings, Eyes : Heart Diseases, Angina, Heart Attack, Stroke, Diabetes, Asthma, Seizures, Epilepsy [*DoL approval and SETA accreditation is required to present GSR 3 training]

Duration

24 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Not Unit Standard aligned

CPD Points

5

SUPERTRAC [Supervisory Management]

Modules / Topics

Introduction to supervision : Theory of health & safety management : Introduction to legislation : Organisation’s policy, rules & procedures : Supervisory leadership – styles : Project planning : Planned job analysis / observations : Organising : Interpersonal communication : Problem solving : Decision making : Supervisory control : Delegation : Developing and motivating a team : Conclusion : Practicals

Duration

16 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Not Unit Standard aligned

CPD Points

5

ELECTRAC [Basic Awareness]

Modules / Topics

Introduction to electricity : Legal requirements : Electricity is dangerous : Understanding electricity : Features of electricity : Using electricity : Protection from electrical hazards : Inspecting for hazards : Register

Duration

4 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Not Unit Standard aligned

CPD Points

1

FIRETRAC [Level 1 - Fire & Emergency Planning]

Modules / Topics

Course Introduction : Chemistry of fire : Theory of fire prevention : Theory of fire protection : Theory of fire fighting : Theory of emergency planning : Responding to an emergency : Fire inspections : Registers & checklists : Reporting the findings

Duration

8 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Not Unit Standard aligned

CPD Points

2

CONREGS [Construction Regulation 2014]

Modules / Topics

Introduction to Definitions : Scope of Application : Application for Construction Work Permit : Notification of Construction Work : Duties of Client : Duties of Designer : Duties of Principal Contractor and Contractor : Management and Supervision of Construction Work : Risk Assessment for Construction Work : Fall Protection : Structures : Temporary Works : Excavation : Demolition Work : Tunneling : Scaffolding : Suspended Platforms : Rope Access Work : Material Hoists : Bulk Mixing Plant : Explosive Actuated Fastening Device : Cranes : Construction Vehicles and Mobile Plant : Electrical Installations and Machinery on Construction Sites : Use and Temporary Storage of Flammable Liquids on Construction Sites : Water Environments : Housekeeping and General Safeguarding on Construction Sites : Stacking and Storage on Construction Sites : Fire Precautions on Construction Sites : Construction Employees’ Facilities : Construction Health and Safety Technical Committee : Approved Inspection Authority : Offences and Penalties

Duration

4 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Not Unit Standard aligned

CPD Points

1

INVESTRAC - Incident Investigation

Modules / Topics

Introduction to Course, Introduction to OH&S Management, Legal Requirements, Extracts from OHASA and Regulations, Reporting Incidents, Recording and investigating incidents, DOL inquiries and investigations, Reporting Incidents, Documents and records, Causes of incidents, Root cause analysis, investigation preparation, Conducting Interviews, Taking statements, 9 Steps of investigations, Practical learner excercise

Duration

16 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No.: 120335

CPD Points

5

FALLTRAC - Working at Heights & Fall Protection - Fall Arrest Techniques

Modules / Topics

Legal Requirements
PART 1 : Working @ Height
PART 1 : Working @ Heights Team
PART 1 : Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment
PART 2 : Fall Protection Plan
PART 2 : Fall Protection System
PART 2 : Fall Protection Access
PART 2 : Fall Protection Ladders & Stepladders
PART 2 : Fall Protection Roof Work
PART 2 : Fall Protection Scaffolds & Platforms
PART 2 : Fall Protection Mechanical Access Equipment
PART 3 : Basic Fall ARREST Technician [SAQA US 229998]
PART 3 : Fall ARREST System [SAQA US 229998]
PART 3 : Fall ARREST Anchorage [SAQA US 229998]
PART 3 : Fall ARREST Lifelines [SAQA US 229998]
PART 3 : Fall ARREST Equipment [SAQA US 229998]
PART 3 : Rescue Plan [SAQA US 229998]
PART 4 : Reporting Incidents

Duration

16 Hours

NQF level and Unit Standard (US) number if registered or aligned with SAQA

Unit Standard No.: 229998

CPD Points

5