COURSE TITLE: Construction Supervisor

UNIT STANDARD:

SHORT DESCRIPTION: This course is designed to ensure that the construction supervisor is able to manage a construction site in terms of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Construction Regulation 2014.

COURSE CONTENTS:

  1. Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety legislation;

  2. Compensation of injury diseases act;

  3. Understanding of the requirements of the Construction Regulations 2014;

  4. Duties, responsibilities and liabilities of Supervisors;

  5. Requirements on a construction sites in terms of legislation;

  6. Incident reporting, recording and investigation;

  7. Inspections and registers.

  8. Introduction to fire prevention, protection and evacuation;

  9. Housekeeping;

  10. Hazard identification.