Health and Safety

Apex Environmental has partnered with Ezokuphepha Health and Safety to offer the following learning programmes which are aligned to NQF registered qualification.

  • Working at Heights
  • First Aid Level 1 & 2
  • Confined Space
  • Legal Liability
  • Safety, Health & Environment
  • Stacking and Storage
  • Hazardous Chemical
  • Incident and Accident Investigation
  • Fire Awareness
  • Emergency Evacuation

Basic Principals of Occupational Hygiene

A 5-day course covering the introductory theory and practical aspects of occupational hygiene monitoring for both Physical (Noise, Lighting, Ventilation, Heat, Cold, Vibration, Ergonomics) and Chemical (Risk Assessments and Monitoring) stresses.

Instruments are practically demonstrated and handled in both the classroom and an industrial environment.

Candidates are required to submit a monitoring report  as fulfilment of the course certificate requirements.

 

Noise

The Classification of Noise, Legislation, Noise Zoning, Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL), Audiometry, and Hearing Protection Equipment.

Lighting/Illumination

Definition of light energy, Lighting requirements in all Occupational Settings, Emergency Lighting, and the importance of adequate illumination levels in the workplace.

Ergonomics

Ergonomics (Safe Work Behavior in an Office and Industrial Setting)

Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality

Indoor air quality investigations.

Thermal Stress

Noise, Light, Ventilation & Heat Stress Risk Assessments and Monitoring.

Hazardous Chemical Substances

We conduct Chemical Training on Volatile Organic Compounds, Dusts, Metal Fumes etc. Encompasses the Health Effects, Employee Protection and Safe Handling, and Quantification Procedures (Including Monitoring Strategies).

Asbestos

Types of Asbestos, Health Effects, Employee Protection (PPE and Handling Techniques).

Vibration

We provide training in both Hand-Arm and Whole-Body Vibration.

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