SAQA Unit Standard 259604

Duration: 1 day

The Identification and Elimination of Hazards and resulting Injuries within the Workplace form the Centrepiece of this Training. The delegates will be equipped with an In-depth Understanding of Section 8 of the OSH Act as well as of the Compensation of Injuries and Diseases Act.

In the case of occurred Injuries it is essential to investigate, report and claim according to set guidelines. Safety Procedures are to be drawn up and implemented.


Responsibilities of the Employer with regards to:

  • Section 8 of the Occupational Health & Safety Act 85/1993
  • Compensation of Injuries and Diseases Act

Causes of Accidents and Incidents

The Injury Claim Process

  • Legal Forms/ Documents
  • Investigating Techniques & Reporting
  • The Right to Claim

Conduct Investigations

  • Understanding Procedures and find
  • Root Causes
  • Conduct Risk Assessment

Drawing up Safe Work Procedures


On Completion of the Training the successful delegate will receive a Certificate and a very detailed handbook.

This Training can be conducted at your premises or at ours. Public Classes for Individuals are available on a monthly basis.

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