The 2022 Q4 Workplace Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) training was held on 29th November – 1st December, 2022 at Global Environmental Health Solutions (GEHS) head office.
The objectives of the course were to:
Equip participants with fundamentals knowledge on Health Safety and Environment issues that will assure a safe and healthy work environment
Promote health, well-being, and quality of life of participants, thereby improving productivity and efficiency.
Twenty-three (23) participants drawn from government and private organizations participated in the training. The course, which spanned 3 days, was delivered through interactive and practical examples including power point DVD presentation that ensured knowledge was disseminated, accurately received, and understood by the participants. Topics covered included Introduction to HSE: General Workplace Hazards and Control; Office and Electrical Safety; Office Ergonomics and Manual Handling; Life Saving Measures Including First Aid and Medical Emergency Management; Environmental Awareness, Waste and Resource Efficiency; and Safe Driving Techniques. Others included Healthy Living for Enhanced Productivity; Fire Safety: Prevention and Protection including Practical Demonstration; Incident Causation, Investigation and Reporting; and Cyber Security Awareness. The course was generally evaluated to be successful, as participant’s rating for the different aspects were high.
Hear what the participants said about the training:
GEHS is the best among all the training I ever attended.
I found the course very detailed and interesting, definitely worthwhile training for any organisation.
The delivery from every facilitator was superb, all sessions are interactive and educative, classes were timely.
The training was quite insightful, I learned from every lecture from day one to the last day.
All courses were precise and delivered properly.
Fantastic training sessions, thank you for giving me the opportunity to be here.
Has highly enlightened me in the world of HSE and will be able to apply it around me.
Generally, the choice of topics, the resource persons and the venue are all very good.
I achieved a lot of things that I have not come across before.
My understanding has been enlightened the more, my awareness on HSE, healthy living has increased.
My knowledge about health and safety was greatly broadened.