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Implementing OHSAS 18001

BSI's "Implementing OHSAS 18001:2007" course is a comprehensive two-day program concentrating on OHSAS 18001:2007 and BS 8800:2004. The course focuses on the business benefits and opportunities associated with implementing an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system and how an organization can begin the implementation process. Knowledgeable instructors guide students through the implementation stages, and group exercises give students practice in implementation activities.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand Occupational Health and Safety Management Definitions, Concepts, and Guidelines
  • Understand the Requirements of the OHSAS 18001:2007 Standard
  • Recognize the Risk Assessment Principles and Approach
  • Understand OH&S Legislation
  • Identify Hazards and Risks
  • Identify and Plan for Required Resources to Implement an OHSMS
  • Understand the Implementation Stages
  • Understand Required Documentation and Records
  • Learn Best Practice Implementation Techniques

Course Materials:

Students receive comprehensive course manuals with reference materials.

Who Should Attend:

  • Health and safety managers
  • Internal auditors
  • Consultants
  • Environmental and quality managers interested in implementing OH&S management systems


Participants should have a basic understanding of OHSAS 18001:2007, ISO 14001:2004, or occupational health and safety management systems.