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Basic Safety Awareness

1.Target Group
This course provides delegates with basic safety awareness training. Topics covered include first aid, ergonomics, manual handling & lifting technique,
personal hygiene and other common workplace safety principles that provide a basic foundation of workplace safety practices.

2.Delegate Pre-requisites
There is no pre-requisites on this course.

3.Physical and Stressful Demands
All personnel who participates in practical activities specified in this course must be physically and mentally capable of participating fully. All students
will be asked to complete a Qatar International Safety Centre standard medical questionnaire prior to course commencement.

4.Aims and Objectives
The aim of this course is to ensure that students will gain of knowledge of the common workplace safety practices. Upon completion of this course,
students will know:
 The basic understanding of first aid;
 Importance of ergonomics in their workplace;
 Manual handling and work related injuries;
 Importance of having good personal hygiene.

5.Learning Outcomes / Assessment Criteria
 Definition of First Aid
 Initiation of intervention and calling for help
 What is Ergonomics?
 Identify ergonomics issues
 Ways to resolve ergonomic problems
 What is Manual Handling?
 Work related injuries due to incorrect manual handling techniques
 Proper manual handling techniques & demonstration
 Personal Hygiene
 Benefits of good personal hygiene
 What you can and can’t do at work?

6.Delegate Performance Assessment / Certification / Validity
Delegate Performance Assessment: This course is an awareness course and
includes observational written assessment.
Certification: QISC Approved Certification with Three years validity

7. Instructor and Delegate Ratio

8.Duration and Timing
4 hours

9.Venue [-Location ]
Qatar International Safety Centre
Gate No. 9 building – 23 Street – 45
Salwa Industrial Area
Doha Qatar
PO Box 23651

10. For more information
Please contact us direct for availability & costs:
Email: training@madinagulf.com
Tel: +974 4450 1223
Fax: +974 4450 1220
www.qisc.net / www.madinagulf.com