TRAINING INVITATION: Health & Safety in Construction Industry on 9 - 11 December 2018

The UAE Contractors Association, in partnership with SELEM DMCC and American University in Dubai, would like to invite you  to register for the training: Health & Safety in Construction Industry scheduled on 9th – 11th of December 2018, 6:00PM to 10:00PM.

Course Overview:

Good practice in health and safety makes sound business sense. You can:

  • Perform tasks safely and in compliance with legal requirements
  • Identify and report issues and concerns relating to health and safety practices
  • Reduce environmental impacts from work activities
  • Behave when discovering a fire or hearing the fire alarm

Course Objectives:

This course provides the essential tasks for achieving healthy and safe construction sites. It will help you to identify hazards, reduce risks, and create an environment of safety, all parties take responsibility towards best practices.

At the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • understand Health & Safety definitions and procedures
  • have an understanding of health and safety law
  • identify how their role fits into the control and management of the site
  • appreciate the need to perform safely and to stop and ask for advice if not sure
  • feel obliged to report unsafe acts to prevent an accident

Course Format:

This interactive course includes:

  • Powerpoint presentations
  • Real-life examples
  • Topic discussions

Course Content:

01-Introduction to health & Safety.

02- Causes of accidents and ill health.

03- Employee’s Responsibilities.

04- Identifying Hazards

05- Understanding of Safety Signage and Procedures

06- Identifying of Risk, and response

07- Manual Handling (Ergonomics)

08- Reporting Injuries, Diseases & Dangerous Occurrences

09- Provision & use of Workplace Equipment

10- Personal Protective Equipment

11- Control of Substances Hazardous to Health. Response

12- Workplace (Health, Safety & Welfare)

13- Material Handling

14- Fire Safety

15- Electrical Safety

16- Chemical Safety

17- Handling tools

18- Stair & ladder Safety

19- Scaffold Safety

20- Excavation Safety

21- Safety Culture is our reasonability towards others & environment

22- Case Studies

Training Details below:

1.    Date:  9 – 11 December 2018

2.    Place: Dubai

3.    Time : 6:00 - 10:00 PM

4.    Fees : Dhs 1,800 / delegate   


*Certificate of completion from UAE Contractors Association, SELEM DMCC, and American University in Dubai - Engineering College.

Please feel free to contact us on 04-2979559 or email: for registration, queries and clarifications.

UAE Contractors Association
American University in Dubai – Engineering College

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