This course provides healthcare practitioners with an introduction to the basic principles of occupational health and safety (OH&S). Practitioners will gain an understanding of the knowledge frameworks and tools required to minimize the risk level of occupational injuries in the field of health care.

Target audience:

All healthcare practitioners

Major topics include:

  • Scope and foundation of Occupational Health and Safety
  • Reasons for maintaining and promoting good standards in occupational health and safety
  • Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and Risk Control