Occupational Safety and Health

Basic Occupational Safety and Health, Construction Safety and Health

Basic Occupational Safety and Health (BOSH)

One of the mandatory 40-hour training courses required for safety officers under Rule 1030 of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHS). It aims to equip participants with the basic knowledge and skills on identifying safety, health, and environmental hazards; determining appropriate control measures, and developing and implementing OSH policies and programs. This is offered by the OSHC, Occupational Safety and Health Networks (OSHNets), and DOLE - accredited Safety Training Organizations (STOs).

Construction Safety and Health (COSH)

One of the mandatory 40-hour training courses required for safety officers working in the construction industry under Rule 1030 of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHS) and the DOLE Department Order No. 13, s. 1998: Guidelines Governing Safety and Health in the Construction Industry. This training aims to equip participants with the basic knowledge and skills in performing safety audits, assessments and analysis of hazards and risks in the construction industry; determining appropriate control measures and developing and implementing OSH policies and programs. This is offered by the OSHC, Occupational Safety and Health Networks (OSHNets), and DOLE-accredited Safety Training Organizations (STOs).