Courses

September 2017

  1. Master in Occupational safety and health, 6th edition

    4 September 2017 - 30 September 2018

    The general objective of the course is to facilitate the knowledge and skills required for dealing effectively with safety and health management in enterprises. The programme incorporates training sessions on all the topics and disciplines relevant to OSH, but also on the development of organizational, managerial and interpersonal skills. Study visits to 15 different productive settings are planned in order to offer direct interaction with experts in the field.

February 2018

  1. Distance learning course on occupational safety and health

    5 February - 20 July 2018

    The objective is to develop the knowledge and the understanding for managing the occupational safety and health.

  2. National Academy on Green Economy South Africa

    26 February - 2 March 2018

March 2018

  1. Green jobs for sustainable development: Concepts and practices

    12 March - 18 May 2018

    An interactive e-learning opportunity to master concepts and definitions associated with green jobs, involving a review of tools, selected literature and ongoing practices. An exploration of the world of work's contribution to sustainable development.

  2. Promoting a just transition to low-carbon and climate-resilient development

    19 - 23 March 2018

    In the framework of the ILO guidelines for a just transition to environmentally sustainable economies and societies for all, the course provides a review of concepts, global practices and country experiences with the objective of understanding the main policy areas of the just-transition framework and giving them practical effect at country, sector and local level.

April 2018

  1. Green Public Employment Programmes and the Future of Work: PEPs as a transformative vehicle for economic, social and environmental benefits for a Just Transition

    13 - 15 April 2018

    The course will focus on current policy debates arising from climate change adaptation and the implementation of a just transition for all through such labour based public employment programmes. It is presented by UCT’s Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice (GSDPP) in collaboration with the International Labour Organization’s Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP).

  2. Occupational safety and health management in the construction sector.

    16 - 27 April 2018

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

  3. E-learning course on labour inspection

    29 April - 1 June 2018

May 2018

  1. Training of Trainers SOLVE: Integrating health promotion into workplace OSH policy

    2 May - 13 July 2018

    The general objective of this course is to develop knowledge and skills leading to integration of psychosocial and health promotion issues in a comprehensive health and safety policy in the enterprise and the development of a framework for preventive action.

  2. Labour Inspection of Occupational Safety and Health

    7 - 18 May 2018

    As a result of the training provided, participants will acquire the knowledge and skills to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the OSH inspection in their respective countries.