Overview of OHSAS 18001

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Irrespective of whether a company is a manufacturing or service organisation, it must operate in a manner that protects the health and safety of its workforce. OHSAS 18001, which was published in 1999 and revised in 2007, and the guidance note OHSAS ... Read More

Irrespective of whether a company is a manufacturing or service organisation, it must operate in a manner that protects the health and safety of its workforce.

OHSAS 18001, which was published in 1999 and revised in 2007, and the guidance note OHSAS 18002 allow companies to address health & safety issues within a structured and documented management system.

This introductory one-day course will be of interest to companies who wish to understand the benefits of implementing OHSAS 18001 and the resources required to ensure successful implementation of the standard.

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What's covered?

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  • Introduction to OHSAS 18001/18002.
  • Comparison of OHSAS 18001 with ISO 9000 and ISO 14001.
  • The clauses of OHSAS 18001.
  • Undertaking an OH&S Risk Assessment.
  • The OHSAS 18001 certification process.

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;

  • Appreciate the benefits of implementing OHSAS 18001.
  • Understand the difference between OHSAS 18001, ISO 9000 and ISO 14001.
  • Determine the resources required to implement the standard.
  • Understand the elements of OHSAS 18001.
  • Understand the concept of an OH&S Risk Assessment.

Who are the tutors?

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Duration
1 training day
Course Times
9.00am - 5.00pm
Price
€395

(includes course documentation, lunch and refreshments)

Delivery Mode
This programme is available In-House and on certain Public dates

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Overview of OHSAS 18001

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