What is the Occupational Safety Certificate™?
According to the law, the employer must ensure that employees are instructed on how to work safely and that everyone can work safely throughout their careers. Occupational safety is regulated by the Finnish Occupational Safety and Health Act (TTL 738/2002).
The Occupational Safety Course™ provides good basic information on occupational safety and health, builds a workplace safety culture and aims to reduce accidents and incidents at work.
Who needs the Occupational Safety Certificate™?
The professional skills of every employee include knowing the dangers and disadvantages of their work and being able to promote occupational safety. Particularly in the construction sector, occupational safety training is often mandatory.
How can I take the Occupational Safety Certificate™?
You can easily complete the Occupational Safety Certificate™ as an online training at your own pace, so you get the qualification right away. The e-learning takes about five hours and corresponds to an eight hour classroom training.
Why is the Occupational Safety Certificate™ important?
More than 100,000 accidents at work occur in Finland every year. Most of them would be preventable through safe working practices. That is why safety training is so important.
What does the Occupational Safety Certificate™ include?
The graduate knows the roles and responsibilities of the actors in the shared workplace, can identify workplace hazards and harmful load factors, knows the principle of zero accidents and can adopt job- and task-specific orientation at his / her workplace. See a more detailed course program below.
The duration of the Occupational Safety Certificate™ training is 5 hours. You can complete the training in parts or all at once when it suits you best. You do not need a microphone nor a camera to complete the safety course.
The graduate knows the roles and responsibilities of the actors in the shared workplace.
E-learning demonstrates the zero-accident principle.
The course participant is also able to identify workplace hazards and harmful workloads.
E-learning is illustrated with real-life examples and very visual to keep the course interesting and easy to understand.
After each section of the course, there is an intermediate task to ensure learning. If you do not pass the intermediate task, the course will direct you to go through the section again.
Significance of safety
Responsibilities and organisation
Developing safety measures
Working safely in various situations
Action in an emergency
The objectives of the training
Occupational safety training aims to acquaint people with safe work and to improve practical cooperation in shared workplaces. The training provides basic information on occupational safety and health, raises motivation for occupational safety skills and seeks to reduce accidents at work, dangerous situations and harmful loads.
After the approved final exam, you will immediately receive a downloadable course certificate and an Occupational Safety Certificate™ card, which is valid for five years. Certificate and card are included in the course price. We will mail the card to the address you provided within 2-3 weeks. You can prove your qualifications immediately with a mobile card before the actual card arrives.
Occupational Safety Certificate final test
There is a final test at the end of the elearning. The test consists of 28 questions, and 21 correct answers are required for the approved performance. Please read the questions carefully. Before starting the test, you can, if you wish, repeat the training material. If you do not pass the final test, you can renew the test free of charge twice. After the approved performance, you will immediately receive a downloadable pdf course certificate. The performance is also immediately visible on the MyCertificate app. The card will be mailed to your home in about 2-3 weeks
Why should I choose Kiwa Inspecta's e-learning?
Kiwa Inspecta is Finland's largest organiser of safety training. We train more than 30,000 people every year and are one of the longest-running providers of the HSE (Health, Safety, Environment) short courses in the industry. We also offer our most popular e-learnings in English.
Our e-learnings are based on the expertise of the best professionals in the industry as well as up-to-date legislation and regulations. We want to keep things easily approachable, which is why our training is visual and illustrated with easy-to-understand practical examples.
We ensure learning through intermediate assignments and a final test so you can be sure of what your staff has learned.
Benefits of e-learning
E-learning brings efficiency to training, as it can be done online anywhere, anytime, according to your own schedule. E-learning is also easy to attend in the workplace during quiet moments between other tasks. There will be a lot of time savings when you do not have to travel to the training place separately. Online training can also be completed almost half the time you spend sitting in class. The content of our online training is based on the expertise of professionals in the field as well as safety legislation and guidelines. To keep things easy to adopt and practical, our training includes real-life examples and is very visual. In Kiwa Inspecta's e-learning, high quality is a standard, and you always know what your staff has learned. We ensure learning through intermediate assignments and a final test.
Cost savings - the company saves on the time spent by supervisors, travel expenses, daily allowances, lunch expenses and the organisation of a training event.
Efficiency - training can be completed while other tasks or during quiet working days without the need to travel to the training site.
Easy - you can start online training right away.
Assured quality - the quality level of standardised online training does not vary. In online training, you know exactly what your staff has learned.
Assured Competence - Each person’s competency is tested through intermediate assignments and a final test and recorded in the competence register, so they are sure to be proficient in training matters.
Flexibility - e-learning can be paused and resumed from where you left off. The training can be completed in several sections, keeping the concentration high.
Prove your qualifications as soon as you complete the course with the MyCertificate app
You can prove your qualifications with our MyCertificate app. The performances will appear there immediately, so you can prove your eligibility before the physical card arrives. On the app, you can see all your qualification performance, regardless of the course format. You can manage your competency information and permit companies to view your qualifications.
We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee for our e-learnings
We believe in our e-learnings so strongly that we offer them a full 100% satisfaction guarantee.