Training for Safety Appoinments

The following are the legal requirement and recommendations. Please read this in conjunction with any Industry Specific Regulations applicable to your workplace.

Disclaimer: These guidelines are subject to changes in legislation and industry regulations. PMADS Holdings (Pty) Ltd will not be held liable for any matter arising from the use or application of these guidelines.

 

Appointment

Recommendation for Training

Legal Requirement

Accountable Manager Sec 16.2

One per workplace/section

  1. OHS – Occupational Health and Safety
  2. LLB – Legal Liability Briefing
Management Representative

Everyone on the H&S Committee

  1. OHS – Occupational Health and Safety
  2. LLB – Legal Liability Briefing
Legal Requirement

Safety Representative Offices: 1 per 100 employees or part thereof. Warehouses and Plant: 1 per 50 employees or part thereof.

  1. SHE – Safety, Health and Environmental Rep.
  2. Consider: LLB – Legal Liability Briefing(This is the same as OHS and can be combined into the same group).
Environmental Coordinator
  1. OHS – Occupational Health and Safety
  2. CSP – Chemical Spillage Programme (If chemicals or other harmful substances are present)
Emergency Coordinator
  1. ECP – Emergency Coordinator Programme
  2. FA1 – First Aid Level 1FFW – Fire Fighting in the Workplace
  3. CSP – CSP – Chemical Spillage Programme (If chemicals or other harmful substances are present)
First Aid Team Leader
  1. FA1 – First Aid Level 1 or a an option to be considered: FA3 – First Aid Level 3
Legal Requirement

First Aid Team Member, One per workplace

  1. FA1 – First Aid Level 1 for less than 50 employees
  2. FA2 – First Aid Level 2 at least one person if you have more than 50 employees
Fire Equipment Inspector
  1. FFW – Fire Fighting in the Workplace (Includes Inspection, Prevention and Fire Fighting)
Fire Marshal Team Leader

For more than 25 Employees

  1. FFW – Fire Fighting in the Workplace (Includes Inspection, Prevention and Fire Fighting)
Legal Requirement

Fire Fighters : One per workplace

  1. FFW – Fire Fighting in the Workplace (Includes Inspection, Prevention and Fire Fighting)
Legal Requirement

Accident and Incident Investigator: One if you have more than 5 employees

  1. IAI – Incident Accident Investigation
  2. OHS – Occupational Health and Safety