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Introduction To Occupational Health and Safety Course

Indepth Research Services
Start Date:
February 5, 2018
End Date:
February 9, 2018
9:00am to 5:00pm


Event: Introduction To Occupational Health and Safety Course

Venue: Indepth Research Services, Nairobi, Kenya.

Event Date: 05th -09th February 2018


World Health Organization (WHO), defines health as a state of physical, emotional and mental wellbeing and not merely the absence of a disease or infirmity. This training course at IRES prepares participants in development, promotion, and maintenance of workplace policies and programs that ensure the physical, mental, and social well-being of employees so as to enhance productivity, reduce health management cost, and lower the rate of absenteeism in the organization
This training will bring you into the world of occupational health, by examples and facts about the size of the problem. You will also learn about legislation and different actors working on the topic occupational Health.

5 Days

This course is intended for:
• Members of a health and safety committee;
• Health and safety representative;
• Line supervisors;
• Foremen;
• Rank and file workers

At the end of this course, trainees will be able to:
• Explain that occupational health and safety is more than accident prevention – that it encompasses all aspects of working conditions
• Explain the role of health representatives in occupational health
• Recognize a number of occupational hazards and some of the types of work generally associated with those hazards
• Explain ways in which hazardous waste can enter the body and how to prevent them from entering the body
• Understand fire safety and how to conduct a fire drill

• Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety
• Occupational Hazards and Accidents
• Office Safety
• Work Ergonomic and Safe Work Procedure
• Fire Safety and Emergency Response

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For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817, +254 (020) 211 3814, +254 731240802, +254 735331020.
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Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.
Email: [email protected]. Mob: +254 715 077 817 Tel: 020 211 3814

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 29th January 2018.
Send proof of payment to [email protected].


Indepth Research Services
Indepth Research Services (IRES) is an international training and consultancy organization with its head office in Nairobi, Kenya. IRES offers a comprehensive portfolio of technical training and education services designed for individuals, and organizations working in the agriculture; climate change and environment; disaster management; education; food and nutrition; health; humanitarian relief; logistics and telecommunication; recovery and reconstruction; safety and security; water sanitation and hygiene sectors.
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