Online Training Programme on Ensuring Safety, Health and Welfare at Workplace
It is against this background that the V.V. Giri National Labour Institute is organising an online training programme on the ‘Ensuring Safety, Health and Welfare at Workplace’ with the following specific objectives:
Understand the transformations in the world of work and its impacts on Occupational Safety and Health.
Understand the legal instruments and policies on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) in the Indian context.
Analyse the safety and health challenges for workers in informal employment and implications of COVID-19 on the health and safety of Workers.
Examine the OSH Reforms and address how the reforms (The Occupational Health, Safety and Working Conditions Code, 2019) will impact the workers and employers.
This training will be delivered in an online mode. The training will primarily make use of lectures, case studies and experience sharing. It will also include group discussions and thus be participative in nature.
This online programme is open to Labour Department officers, research scholars representatives of trade unions, and civil society organisations concerned with safety, health and welfare at workplace. Participants should have working knowledge of English.Participants should have access to internet and computer with audio-visual facilities.
Dr. Ruma Ghosh, Fellow, VVGNLI Email: rumaghosh[dot]vvgnli[at]gov[dot]in