Courses

October 2016

  1. Employment injury schemes and the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases

    10 - 21 October 2016

    The objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity of employment injury institutions for the management of the occupational accidents and diseases and the promotion of a preventive approach to occupational safety and health (OSH).

September 2016

  1. Master in Occupational Safety and Health

    12 September 2016 - 30 September 2017

    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.

July 2016

  1. Summer School in Occupational Epidemiology

    4 - 15 July 2016

    The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity in occupational epidemiology, including the ability to design, implement, analyze and report research projects, establish surveillance and evaluation program, and interpret published reports.

June 2016

  1. Occupational safety and health management in the construction sector

    6 - 17 June 2016

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

February 2016

  1. Distance learning course on occupational safety and health

    1 February - 28 July 2016

    The general objective of this course is to develop the knowledge and the understanding for managing the occupational safety and health (OSH).

September 2015

  1. SOLVE training of trainers: Integrating health promotion in occupational safety and health policies

    21 September - 2 October 2015

    The overall objective of this course is to develop knowledge and skills that will lead to the integration of the psychosocial and health promotion issues into a comprehensive enterprise policy and establish a framework for preventative action.

May 2015

  1. Deepening the skills of union master trainers

    13 May 2015

    One of the main lessons learned from the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster, which resulted in death and injury for thousands of workers, was the consequences of un-unionised workplaces with few legislative rights. Workers, who were unable to voice their concern about unsafe work and who could not easily refuse to enter the building because they were scared of losing their job, were particularly vulnerable to the disaster that occurred.

May 2014

  1. Participatory Planning Workshop on Managing Occupational Safety and Health at Workplace in the Ready-Made Garment Industries

    26 May 2014

    A day long planning workshop on OSH will be held with stakeholders and industry insiders from the Ready-Made Garment (RMG) Industry aimed at in-depth analysis of intervention plan and understanding of the ground realities at the factory level

March 2014

  1. Occupational safety and health management

    31 March - 11 April 2014

    The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity for the implementation and development of occupational safety and health (OSH) management practices in enterprises.

  2. Website of DIFE and RMG Sector Database Launched

    30 March 2014

    Website of the newly upgraded ‘Department of Inspection of Factories and Establishment’ has been launched on 30 April 2014, at an inauguration ceremony held at the Ministry of Labour and Employment.

February 2014

  1. Work Improvement at Small Construction Sites (WISCON) Training of Trainers Workshop

    4 - 7 February 2014

    As part of the overall effort in Indonesia to strengthen safety and health at work in the country and in particularly in the construction industry, the Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration (MOMT) has requested the ILO to support them in launching the Work Improvement at Small Construction Sites (WISCON) approach, which is a training approach specifically targeting small construction companies.

November 2012

  1. Training of Trainers (ToT) on Work Improvement in Small Enterprises (WISE)

    25 - 29 November 2012

    Young people make up a huge segment of Bangladesh’s population; almost 60 million people are below 18 years of age. Many of them, due to a lack of access to quality education, support their families through employment in the informal sector. In Bangladesh, this sector is characterized by low-skilled, repetitive work options and occupational health and safety hazards.

  2. SOLVE training of trainers: Integrating health promotion in occupational safety and health policies

    12 - 23 November 2012

    The overall objective of this course is to develop knowledge and skills that will lead to the integration of the psychosocial and health promotion issues into a comprehensive enterprise policy and establish a framework for preventative action. This course will be held in French.

October 2012

  1. Employment injury schemes and the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases

    8 - 19 October 2012

    The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity of employment-injury institutions to improve the coverage and management of occupational accidents and diseases and to promote prevention as a means to occupational safety and health.

June 2012

  1. Workshop on how to make modern occupational safety and health legislation

    20 - 22 June 2012

    DWT/CO-Budapest and the ILO’s International Training Center organized a workshop on effective occupational safety and health law making for 30 representatives of government, including labour inspectors, and social partners, from 20 to 22 June 2012, in Tirana, Albania.

  2. Occupational safety and health management in the enterprise

    4 - 15 June 2012

    The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity for the implementation and development of OSH management practices in enterprises.

February 2012

  1. Awareness raising seminar on occupational safety and health for members of Parliament

    22 February 2012

    The objective of the seminar was to motivate members of parliament to promote occupational safety and health as a priority issue with regards to resource allocation and inclusion in national development plans.

January 2012

  1. Basic risk assessment

    30 January - 3 February 2012

    This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to effectively implement the basic risk assessment technique for the improvement of the OSH conditions within enterprises.

December 2011

  1. Training Workshop with NIOSH B Reader Certification (using the ILO 2000 Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses)

    20 - 23 December 2011

    This training workshop is organized by the ILO Programme SafeWork and the Thai Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) in cooperation with NIOSH (USA). It offers an extensive training programme with x-ray film reading and includes NIOSH B Reader certification and re-certification examinations. It will be preceded by ILO/MOPH workshop on implementation of national programme for elimination of silicosis (NPES) in Thailand on 19 December 2011.

November 2011

  1. Stakeholders’ workshop on the National Occupational Safety and Health Programme in Zambia

    28 - 29 November 2011

    The stakeholders’ workshop was convened to critique and refine the zero draft of Zambia’s National Programme on Occupational Safety and Health.