Implementation of OHSAS 18001

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Irrespective of whether a company is a manufacturing or service industry, it has a statutory obligation to operate in a manner that safeguards the health and safety of its workforce. Implementation of a recognised occupational health and safety (OH&a... Read More

Irrespective of whether a company is a manufacturing or service industry, it has a statutory obligation to operate in a manner that safeguards the health and safety of its workforce. Implementation of a recognised occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system such as OHSAS 18001 is one way to meet that obligation.

This one-day course will be of interest to companies who are considering a systematic approach to meeting this obligation.

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What's covered?

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  • Evolution of occupational health and safety management systems
  • Comparison of occupational health and safety systems with quality and environmental management systems
  • Integrated management systems (IMS)
  • Elements of an occupational health and safety management system:
  • Initial status review
  • Preparing an occupational health and safety policy
  • Planning the system
  • Implementation and operation
  • Checking and corrective action
  • Management review
  • The occupational health and safety management system certification process
  • Use of OHSAS 18002

Who should attend?

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  • Health and Safety Officers and Managers
  • Technical Managers
  • Environmental Manager
  • Quality Managers
  • Safety Representatives

What will I learn?

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Participants achieve the following learning outcomes from the programme;

  • Understand the requirements of OHSAS 18001
  • Compare occupational health and safety systems with quality and environmental management systems such as ISO 9001 or ISO 14001
  • Understand the concept of integrated management systems (IMS)
  • Develop a suitable occupational health and safety management system for their own company
  • Know where to find guidance on OHS management systems

Who are the tutors?

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Duration
1 training day
Course Times
9.00am - 5.00pm
Delivery Mode
This programme is available In-House

What They SayWhat They Say

Engaging tutor, Good pace

– Grainne Devaney, Project Manager, Abbvie

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Implementation of OHSAS 18001

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