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07 May 2018 - 18 May 2018

Labour inspection of occupational safety and health

07 May 2018 - 18 May 2018

Labour inspection of occupational safety and health

Labour inspection of occupational safety and health

Course Information

07 May 2018 - 18 May 2018

English

Turin Centre

Code: A9011068

English

Deadline: 25 March 2018

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The objective of this course is to strengthen the performance of labour inspections on OSH in participating countries by equipping participants with the skills and tools for conducting effective and efficient OSH inspections based on ILO standards, ILO principles and fundamentals on OSH as well as selected good practices on OSH inspections.

Description

Description

The objective of this course is to strengthen the performance of labour inspections on OSH in participating countries by equipping participants with the skills and tools for conducting effective and efficient OSH inspections based on ILO standards, ILO principles and fundamentals on OSH as well as selected good practices on OSH inspections.

Target audience

Target audience

This course is aimed at labour inspectors, government officials involved in the enforcement of OSH legislation. The programme may also be of interest to other people such as social partners representatives involved in the OSH governance, and from professional or industrial bodies, training institutions involved in OSH issues.

Objectives

Objectives

General Objective

As a result of the training provided, participants will acquire the knowledge and skills to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the OSH inspection in their respective countries.

Specific Objectives

At the end of the training programme, participants will be able to:

• describe various inspection structures and procedures, and the ILO principles and requirements on OSH inspection;
• describe the main issues concerning OSH;
• describe the procedures of labour inspection on key OSH issues;
• describe the main idea and procedures of risk assessment;
• explain the differences and inter-linkages between various compliance strategies;
• identify and analyse both the requirements of the OSH inspection and the specific needs of OSH inspectors in order to enhance effectiveness and efficiency;

Content

Content

• International Labour Standards concerned with labour inspection (Conventions 81 and 129; Recommendations 81, 82 and 133) and OSH (Conventions 155 and 187).

• Concepts and principles on OSH. ILO fundamentals on OSH.

• Principles and practice of labour inspection.

• The policy of the labour inspectorate and new trends.

• Tools for the Labour Inspectorate.

• Designing strategies of compliance on OSH.

• Risk assessment and OSH Management Systems.

• Participation of social partners on OSH.

• Awareness raising and promotion of safety culture.

• Technical support and services to the enterprises.

• The experiences of participating countries.

Format and methodology

Format and methodology

The methodology will be centred on the participants and the learning process, with the support of facilitators. The training methodology will use active methods for learning, making use of the knowledge and the experience of participants, promoting a permanent communication among participants, through group work and discussions that will facilitate their own total integration and participation in the course activities.

The teaching team will be selected according to its professional experience and knowledge about the subjects. This particular teaching team will be made up of Labour Inspection experts belonging to the ILO and Inspectorates of the EU countries.

Participants will also be presented with pertinent documentation as a follow-up to the presentations in order to expand the knowledge about the topics. A permanent monitoring of the learning process will be conducted throughout the training by the course coordinator. At the beginning of the course, pre-course assessment questionnaire will be used to evaluate the baseline knowledge, and at the end of the course, an end-of-course assessment questionnaire will be used to evaluate  the achievements and allow participants to express their views about the training experience.

Language requirements

Language requirements

English

How to apply

How to apply

Applications to participate in the course should be done “on line” in the following webpage:

http://intranetp.itcilo.org/STF/A9011068/en

no later than 23 March 2018.

The filled-in application form should be accompanied by a nomination letter from the sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed. 

The payment, cancellation and refunds policy of the ITCILO can be consulted in the following website:

http://www.itcilo.org/en/training-offer/how-to-apply

Contact us

spgt@itcilo.org

Costs

Tuition cost: 2320

Subsistence cost: 1360

Total cost: 3680

 

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