Introduction

In today’s global and competitive economy where talents are scared, attracting, retaining and motivating employees is becoming more challenging. More and more companies are thinking outside the box when it comes to their employer branding.

However, there is one area that has neglected when developing employer branding, that is, health and safety. Having good health and safety culture and practices in a company will translate to a healthy and productive workforce, improve quality of work-life, d better employee engagement and retention, reduced absenteeism and medical costs, and better business performance.

Hence, HR professionals need to equipped themselves with the knowledge and skills to develop and better manage the health and safety program at their workplace.

 

(Training Venues: In view of the current COVID-19 situation, we will maintain small class size for all our courses. Hotels has taken strict measures such as daily disinfecting of all seminar rooms, cleaning the lift buttons and door knobs, temperature taking for our participants and hand sanitizers are also available)

(Social Distancing: Traditional classroom setting with only ONE participant at each table, with a distance of one metre apart from another. Comfortable seating space at the lunch area. All participants have to wear a mask during the training)

Course Details: 

Objectives

• Understand the importance and need for workplace health and safety.

 

• Define the statutory requirements for workplace health and safety in an organisation.

 

• Recognise and identify the common workplace hazards.

 

• Implement safety measures to reduce incidents and injuries.

 

• Contribute to the development of health and safety culture in the organisation.

Outline

Overview of Health and Safety Management

• Party’s responsibility under WSH Act

• Liabilities under WSH Act

 

Work Injury Compensation Act (WICA)

• WICA vs. Common Law

• WICA Coverage

• Claim for Compensation

• Claimable and non-claimable injury under WICA

• Types of compensation

 

Risks and Hazards

• Causes of Accidents & Incidents

• Types of Hazards

• Risk Management

• Conducting Risk Assessment

• Risk Control

 

Develop a Health and Safety Culture

• 6 Elements of Health & Safety Culture

 

Develop a Health & Safety Management System

• HSE Committee

• HSE Policies

• Communication & Promotion

• Training

• Inspection & Investigation

• Record Keeping

Who should attend

• HR Managers and HR Executives or Administrators

• Line Managers

• Any other people involve or handle the international assignment activity in the organisation

 

Methodology

To ensure that learners acquired the underpinning knowledge and performance statement, the workshop will incorporate the following methodologies:

• Trainer’s Presentation

• Group Discussion and Experience Sharing

• Group Activities

• Individual Exercises

Trainer

Maurice Tan is a seasoned and strong HR practitioner with more than 38 years of broad-based experience in multi-HR disciplines and has serving many organizations from varied industries as Head of the HR function responsible for the Asia Pacific region. He has worked with many foreign MNC and been involved in expatriate management and foreign placement for more than 30 years.

During his employment, Maurice is an active trainer and has conducted in-house training programs for many organisations, academic programs and public-run workshops for training institutions.

Maurice holds a Bachelor of Business in Human Resource Management and Advanced Certificate of Training and Assessment (ACTA).

Administrative Details:

Scheduled Dates

• 10 November 2020  (1st Run)

Duration / Venue

• One day

• 9 am to 5:30 pm

• Hotel seminar room

Certification

A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded at the end of the course.

 

Cost

• S$ 480 for Community

• S$ 580 for Non-Subscribers

Refreshment

• Coffee & tea with snacks during the morning and afternoon breaks

• Buffet lunch with vegetarian & halal options

 

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