Transport Safety Management Course

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June 2024

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TSM027 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Pretoria, South Africa $2,400 Register
TSM027 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
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June 2024

24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
KES 84,000 $1,100
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Safety is paramount in the transport industry, where accidents can have devastating consequences. This course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to effectively manage safety in transport operations. Through a combination of theoretical lectures, case studies, and practical exercises, participants will learn about the principles, practices, and challenges associated with transport safety management. By the end of the course, participants will be able to implement safety management systems, identify and mitigate safety risks, and foster a culture of safety within their organizations.

Target Audience:

Safety Managers, Compliance Officers, Transport Managers, Fleet Operators, Safety Engineers, and Professionals responsible for ensuring safety standards and compliance in transport operations.


5 days

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Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of safety management in the transport industry.
  • Identify and assess safety risks and hazards in transport operations.
  • Implement safety management systems to prevent accidents and incidents.
  • Develop and implement safety policies, procedures, and protocols.
  • Conduct safety audits and inspections to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Train personnel on safety practices and procedures.
  • Investigate accidents and incidents to identify root causes and prevent recurrence.
  • Implement corrective and preventive actions to address safety issues.
  • Utilize technology and data-driven approaches to enhance safety management.
  • Foster a culture of safety within the organization and promote safety awareness among employees.

Course Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Transport Safety Management

  • Overview of transport safety management principles and concepts
  • Importance of safety in the transport industry
  • Legal and regulatory frameworks for transport safety
  • Safety management systems (SMS) and their components
  • Roles and responsibilities in transport safety management
  • Case studies: Analyzing safety incidents in transport operations

Module 2: Risk Assessment and Hazard Identification

  • Conducting risk assessments in transport operations
  • Identifying safety hazards and risks
  • Risk management strategies and controls
  • Safety data analysis and trend identification
  • Utilizing safety metrics and indicators
  • Practical exercises: Conducting a risk assessment for a transport operation

Module 3: Safety Policies and Procedures

  • Developing safety policies and procedures
  • Communicating safety expectations to employees
  • Safety training and education programs
  • Implementing safety protocols and protocols
  • Emergency response and crisis management
  • Case studies: Developing safety policies for different transport modes

Module 4: Safety Audits and Inspections

  • Conducting safety audits and inspections
  • Identifying non-compliance issues and deficiencies
  • Documenting findings and reporting results
  • Implementing corrective and preventive actions
  • Continuous improvement in safety management
  • Practical exercises: Conducting a safety audit for a transport facility

Module 5: Safety Culture and Continuous Improvement

  • Fostering a culture of safety in the organization
  • Promoting safety awareness and accountability
  • Safety leadership and communication strategies
  • Implementing safety incentives and recognition programs
  • Utilizing technology for safety management
  • Course review, feedback, and closing remarks

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