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16 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

Occupational safety and health management in the construction sector

16 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

Occupational safety and health management in the construction sector

Occupational safety and health management in the construction sector

Course Information

16 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

English

Turin Centre

Code: A9011064

English

Deadline: 04 March 2018

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The objective of this course is to strengthen the capacity for the implementation and development of an OSH management approach in the construction sector by equipping participants with the procedure for conducting risk assessments, knowledge of hazards in the construction sector, the principles of OSH management, based on the ILO-OSH 2001, as well as selected good practices on OSH management in the construction sector.

Description

Description

The objective of this course is to strengthen the capacity for the implementation and development of an OSH management approach in the construction sector by equipping participants with the procedure for conducting risk assessments, knowledge of hazards in the construction sector, the principles of OSH management, based on the ILO-OSH 2001, as well as selected good practices on OSH management in the construction sector.

Target audience

Target audience

This course is aimed at government officials involved in the enforcement of OSH legislation, OSH advisers and trainers belonging to employers' and workers' organizations involved in the promotion of OSH, and managers, supervisors and technical staff in charge of OSH within enterprises in the construction sector.

Objectives

Objectives

General Objective

This course aims at strengthening the capacity for the implementation and development of an OSH management approach in the construction enterprises.

Specific Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

• Explain the principles and guidelines for the OSH management;
• Identify and analyze the main OSH hazards and risks in the construction sector as well as propose control measures;
• Describe the ILO guidelines for the OSH management in the construction enterprises based on the ILO OSH 2001;
• Explain the key points to prepare, implement, monitor and audit an occupational safety and health plan;
• Analyze the OSH Management System in a construction enterprise in order to propose measures for its improvement.

Content

Content

  • Concepts and principles on OSH. ILO fundamentals on OSH.
  • Basic hazards and risks in the construction sector.
  • The management systems and the construction sector.
  • The ILO approach and the tailored guidelines for the construction sector.
  • The OSH Policy; OSH integration in an organization.
  • Organization and resources for the implementation of OSH-MS.
  • OSH documentation, communication and initial review.
  • Prevention principles. Hazard and emergency prevention and control measures.
  • Management of change, procurement and contracting.
  • Planning priorities, targets and objectives.
  • Performance monitoring and measurement.
  • Management review

Format and Methodology

Format and Methodology

The methodology will be centred on the participants and the learning process, with the support of a facilitator. The training methodology will promote a permanent communication among participants, through group work and discussions that will facilitate their own total integration and participation in the course activities.

Participants will also be presented with pertinent documentation as a follow-up to the presentations in order to expand the knowledge about the specified topics.

A permanent monitoring of the learning process will be conducted throughout the training by the course co-ordinator. At the end of the course, an individual end-of-course evaluation questionnaire will be used to allow participants to express their views about the training.

Language requirements

Language requirements

Working knowledge of 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/STDRFFUND?coord_code=A9011064&set_language=en

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

The deadline for applications is 2 March 2018.

After that date, the course and the selected candidates will be confirmed and the instructions and payment references will be provided.

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

Costs

Tuition cost: 2320

Subsistence cost: 1360

Total cost: 3680

 

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