Health, Safety, and Environment in Transport and Logistics


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June 2024

Code Date Duration Location Fee Action
HSE001 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Pretoria, South Africa $2,400 Register
HSE001 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
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June 2024

Date
Duration
Location
Fee
Action
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Pretoria
$2,400
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Nakuru
KES 84,000 $1,100
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Unfortunately, we do not have any dates scheduled at this time. Do you have a date in mind when you would like to take your training?

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Contact Us on (+254) 715 077 817 / (+254) 792 516 000 or email us [email protected].


Introduction

This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) principles as they relate to the transport and logistics industry. Participants will explore the importance of HSE in transportation operations, learn about common hazards and risks, and gain practical knowledge on safety procedures, environmental management, and promoting health and wellness in the workplace.

Duration:

5 days

Target Audience

  • Transport and Logistics Managers: Individuals responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations, fleet management, and logistics planning.
  • Safety Officers: Professionals tasked with implementing safety protocols, conducting risk assessments, and ensuring compliance with safety regulations.
  • Environmental Managers: Personnel involved in environmental management, sustainability initiatives, and compliance with environmental regulations.
  • Fleet Operators: Drivers, mechanics, and other personnel involved in vehicle operation, maintenance, and safety.
  • Compliance Officers: Professionals responsible for ensuring adherence to legal and regulatory requirements within the transport and logistics industry.

Course Level:

Course Objectives

  • Understand the importance of Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) in the transport and logistics industry.
  • Identify common hazards and risks associated with transportation operations.
  • Learn safety procedures and best practices for transport operations, including vehicle safety, hazardous materials handling, and emergency response.
  • Gain knowledge of environmental management principles and strategies for minimizing environmental impact in transportation activities.
  • Explore occupational health issues and wellness initiatives to promote the well-being of workers in the transport industry.
  • Understand the principles of HSE management systems and continuous improvement.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Health, Safety, and Environment in Transport and Logistics

  • Overview of Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) principles
  • Importance of HSE in the transport and logistics industry
  • Legal requirements and regulations governing HSE in transportation
  • Common hazards and risks in transport and logistics
  • Understanding safety culture and its impact on HSE
  • Introduction to risk assessment and management in transportation

Module 2: Safety Procedures and Practices in Transport Operations

  • Safe handling and storage of hazardous materials
  • Vehicle safety checks and maintenance procedures
  • Safe loading and unloading practices
  • Emergency response and evacuation procedures
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) usage and selection
  • Driver safety training and fatigue management
  • Road safety regulations and defensive driving techniques
  • Case studies and group discussions on safety incidents in transport operations

Module 3: Environmental Management in Transport and Logistics

  • Introduction to environmental management systems (EMS)
  • Environmental impacts of transport and logistics activities
  • Strategies for minimizing carbon footprint and emissions
  • Waste management and recycling practices in transportation
  • Sustainable transportation practices and technologies
  • Environmental compliance and reporting requirements
  • Case studies on successful environmental initiatives in transport and logistics companies
  • Group exercises on developing environmental management plans

Module 4: Health and Wellness in the Transport Industry

  • Occupational health hazards in transportation
  • Ergonomics and injury prevention strategies for drivers and warehouse workers
  • Mental health awareness and stress management techniques
  • Substance abuse awareness and prevention programs
  • Workplace wellness initiatives and fitness programs
  • Group discussions on promoting health and wellness in the transport industry

Module 5: HSE Management Systems and Continuous Improvement

  • Overview of HSE management systems (HSE-MS)
  • Key elements of an effective HSE-MS
  • HSE audits and performance measurement
  • Implementing a culture of continuous improvement in HSE
  • Incident investigation and root cause analysis techniques
  • Developing action plans for improving HSE performance

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Course Administration Details:

METHODOLOGY

The instructor-led training are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professionals and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

ACCREDITATION

Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute(IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).

TRAINING VENUE

The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.

ACCOMMODATION AND AIRPORT PICKUP

Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:[email protected] or [email protected]

Mob: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067

TAILOR- MADE

This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 , +250 789621067 ,or mail [email protected] or [email protected]

PAYMENT

Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course.

Send proof of payment to [email protected] or [email protected]


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