OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health & Safety Management System Awareness


The OSHAS 18001 standard is a generic Occupational Safety & Health Management System standard that is applicable to all organisations that value safety and health factors at the workplace and want to consistently fulfil the requirements. Understanding the fundamentalts of the standard is essential for correct application by the developer, administrators and auditors.

This course provides an awareness towards the OSHAS 18001:2007 requirements, particularly in what is the fundamental and basis for the standard. This course is particularly useful as a foundation for those who wish to develop an understanding about OSHAS 18001:2007. It is also useful for staff in preparation for setting up or maintaining the standard in their organisation.

The web learning course is designed for individuals who want to learn at their own pace at the comfort of their own home or office. It is also suitable for organisations who would like its staff to learn within the vicinity of the workplace.

The course is designed in a series of short lessons and end with a test at the end of learning to gauge understanding. The course can be completed in 4 hours straight or over a period of time. We recommend not to exceed a day so that participants do not lose the learning momentum.

This programme aims to equip the participant with:

  • Understanding of the definition of Occupational Health and Safety
  • Knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety issues and its costs
  • Understanding on the external & internal pressure in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Knowledge on the organisation commitment in achieving safe work place
  • Knowledge of the basic principles of Occupational Health and Safety Management System standard and overview of the OSHAS 18001 requirements
  • Practical approaches to Occupational Hazard, Risk and Control

This course has been developed by professional with practical application of OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System. Examples provided covers many sectors, including service and manufacturing sectors.



The programme comprises of 5 sessions and end with a test to gauge the participant understanding. To ease access, each session is recommended to be completed in one seating of as tabulated in the table below. Recommended duration to complete this course is 4 hours.



Duration (minutes)





Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health



Organization Commitment



What is OSHAS 18001?



Occupational Hazard, Risk and Control






For smooth learning experience, learners are advised to

  • Ensure high speed of internet broadband connection.
  • Preferable web browser is Mozilla Firefox with a flash player plug-in. 
  • Deactivate pop-up blockers when launching e-learning courses. Your firewall setting may block your access.
  • Get ready a copy of the OHSAS 18001 standard.
  • Download the e-workbook before course commencement.
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