This is a DOSHS Prescribed training required under rule 12 of the factories and other places of work(safety Heath Committees) rule 2004 for OSH committees established under section 9 of OSH 2007. The training should take 30 contact hours and is valid for 3 years. A safety and Healthy committee consulted under section 9 of OSHA 2007 should be subjected to this training within 6 months of the committee’s establishment. The training should be conducted only by DOSHS approved Institutions.
Fire training is conducted in places of work tandem to Section 21 of the Fire Risk Reduction rules, 2007. This aids in the formation of a Fire Fighting Team and is normally accompanied by a fire drill.
Importance Of Occupational First Aid Training At Work Why occupational first aid at work? It equips the learners (employees) with thorough knowledge and skills in first aid techniques ranging from CPR, choking, and basic medical conditions to dealing with bleeding and shock.