ISO 45001:2018 - Principles of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

Health and Safety
Free Course
ISO 45001 is a new standard by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published in March 2018. It is the first publication by the ISO for Occupational Health and Safety Management System requirements. This course will help you understand why ISO has taken the initiative to develop this standard, the potential benefits it can deliver to organizations, how the standard works, and how the PDCA approach is valid.
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  • Duration

    2-3 Hours
  • Assessment

  • Certification

  • Responsive





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This course will first introduce you to the Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems and ISO 45001:2018 OH&SMS standard. You will learn its publication and the important terminology used in ISO 45001:2018. You will learn how the ISO 45001:2018 OH&SMS provides a vigorous set of processes for improving workplace safety in the area of global supply chains. The course will also discuss how it is expected to reduce workplace injuries and illness significantly around the world when implemented.

The course will then discuss the leadership and organizational context related to ISO 45001:2018. You will learn how to manage risk, look for opportunities, and make use of its support functions. You will study effective operational controls and emergency responses as well as learn about monitoring, measurement, and analysis related to ISO 45001:2018. You will also look into how to carry out successful internal audits and management reviews as well as maintain continuous Improvement.

In a rapidly growing and creative world, a requirement for organizations to be proactive in the area of occupational health and safety management is a must. ISO 45001 provides such a framework. This course will help you learn important concepts relating to occupational health and safety management systems by focusing on internal auditing and management reviews. Start the course today and learn the potential benefits it can deliver to your organization.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the OH&SMS standard.
  • Define the fundamental concepts and terminology used in OH&SMS.
  • Summarize the systems involved in OH&SMS.
  • Explain who is responsible for developing the ISO 45001 standard.
  • Illustrate the timeline involved in the development of ISO 45001.
  • Discuss the compatibility of ISO 45001 with other standards.
  • Describe the timeline involved for migrating to ISO 45001.
  • List the benefits ISO 45001 can yield to businesses.
  • Outline the benefits ISO 45001 yields to managers and professionals.
  • List the expectations top management has in a OH&SMS.
  • Describe how best to manage health and safety risks.
  • Explain how support functions affect an organization's performance.
  • Define what operational controls are.


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Masoud A.
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Masoud A.

I need this .how join you ?

Marium H.
2 months ago
Marium H.

I am enjoying this course. The good thing about this technical course is the fact that it is in plain language with self explainable graphics. Thank-you Alison.

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