General HSE


  • Principles of health and safety
  • Understanding the responsibilities placed on employers and employees
  • Hazard identification and control.
  • The importance of risk assessment as a technique for accident and ill health prevention
  • Understanding unsafe acts and unsafe conditions as the main causes of harm to workers(manual handling, hazardous substances, exposure to noise and vibration).
  • Understanding the hierarchy of controls to eliminate or reduce hazards to acceptable level
  • Understanding the relations between companies and host communities
  • Appreciate how workplace equipment and task design affect health and safety
  • Contributing to health and safety managment system
  • Understanding the effects of drug and alcohol abuse in the workplace
  • Introduction to occupational health and hygiene
  • Appreciate the importance of accident investigation and reporting.
  • Understanding environmental issues and sustainable development.
  • Introduction to emergency first aid.
  • Multiple choice question paper