Occupational Health and Safety

This course seeks to edify students on the basic concepts of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH), within the context of Guyana. Students are introduced to the fundamentals of OSH and exposed to the various factions that fall under Health, from the biological to the psychological.

This course would be useful to students who envision pursuing higher learning in OSH, as well as to provide them with the background knowledge needed.

At the end of the short course students should be able to:

  • Grasp the basic concepts of Occupational Safety and Health in Guyana
  • Develop an understanding of the OSH policy and related stipulations
  • Identify hazards and develop strategies for safety initiatives
  • Articulate workplace OSH in relation to human health and illness
  • Effectively document OSH reports

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