Online certified course on the Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health

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Online certified course on the Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health

The course is available in English, Français, Español, العربية, 中文, pусский
Who attends this course?
  • Supervisors and line managers (the package was originally designed for this specific target group)
  • Entreprenuers who wants to expand their knowledge in OSH
  • Workers with specific training needs

In 50 hrs SAFE COMPANY covers the essential aspects of Occupational Safety and Health and can be used to meet supervisors’, line-managers’ and workers training needs.

The course consists of 27 training modules which cover the essential notions of Occupational Safety and Health, under two main headings:

  • General concepts
  • Specific risks

Each module, whose duration is approximately 1-1.5 hours, is composed by:  animations, PowerPoint presentations, self-assessment quizzes, checklist for daily use, ILO and other agencies documentation.

  • Introduction to safety and health at work
  • Management of prevention
  • Risks assessment
  • Accidents Prevention and Reporting
  • Motivating Workers: Leadership and Supervision
  • Work permits
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Safety and Health signalization
  • Emergency responses
  • Internal emergency plan
  • Ergonomics
  • Hazardous substances
  • Special Works
  • Health and safety committees
  • Fire and explosion
  • Confined spaces
  • Tools, machines and appliance
  • Hoist, lift and bear
  • Trip, slip and fall
  • Work at height
  • Electricity
  • Radiation
  • Asbestos
  • Noise and vibrations
  • Drugs and alcohol awareness
  • Harassment and violence at work
  • Muscle skeletal disorders

The package is available (2017 Edition) in English and Spanish. Russian version is under development and will be available very soon. 

The package is available (2014 Edition)  in French,  Arabic, Bengali,Urdu, Vietnamese and Chinese.


After taking the on-line course, participants will have access to the ITC ILO certification system on "Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health". The examination consists in a multiple choice questionnaire to test the acquired knowledge. Successful participants will get the ITC ILO credential on Essentials of Occupational Safety and Health

Access and costs

For inquiries about access to the package and costs, please contact us at

Take a look at demo version in English and Russian (2014 edition)

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