About VCA

VCA has been a national Human Resources Development (HRD) provider and outsourced HR consultancy since 1996.

Contact Info
39 Greybe Street, Rynfield Benoni
vca@veldcooper.com
011 425 3575
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Health & safety services

We provide a service to companies who require implementation, assistance and/or maintenance of SHE (Safety, Health & Environmental) systems.

We provide a service to companies who require implementation, assistance and/or maintenance of SHE (Safety, Health & Environmental) systems. By implementation and legal compliance, we can improve your company performance, enhance your company image, and also eliminate the risk of legal non-compliance.

We can assist with Annual Risk Assessments of your business, as well as offering your organisation a Health, Safety Agent, Consultancy and Environmental Monitoring Service which we are confident will assist you as a business to comply with all SHE Legislation. Our aim is to see maintained compliance on every project by adding value to current SHE systems, empowering all role players and creating a Healthy & Safe Environment

We can also assist with the following:

  • Conduct Risk Assessments and implement control measures
  • Determine training requirements and developing training plans
  • Develop and implement safety procedures including the training of employees on SHE practices
  • Ensuring record systems are effectively maintained at site level in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards
  • Ensuring records systems are maintained at Site in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards
  • Ensuring the organisation is aware of and complies with, all legislation in relation to the use of its plant, equipment and substances, as well as in all workplace activities
  • Facilitating the implementation of standards according to the requirements of the OSH Act guidelines and ISO standards
  • Promote occupational health and safety within the organisation and encourage safer and healthier working practices
  • Updating and maintaining safety policies and procedures at Site level

Courses available & fees

  • First Aid Level 1 – 2 days
  • First Aid Level 2 – 3 days
  • First Aid Level 3 – 5 days
  • General Health and Safety Awareness – 1 day
  • Evacuation Procedure Course – 1 day
  • HIV/AIDS Workshop – 1 day
  • Health and Safety Representative – 1 day
  • Confined Spaces/Vessel Entry – Normal – 1 day
  • Confined Spaces/Vessel Entry – Novice – 2 days
  • Fire Fighting Awareness – ½ day
  • Basic Fire Fighting – 1 day
  • Fire Fighting Advanced – 2 days
  • Health and Safety for Supervisors / Managers – 1 day
  • Accident / Incident Investigation – 1 day
  • Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (HIRA) – 1 day
  • Dangerous Goods Awareness for Drivers – 1 day
  • Safe Stacking and Storage – 1 day

FEES: Please contact Nicole at nicole@veldcooper.com or on 011 425 3575 for pricing.

Health And Safety Audits

An initial site visit to the company will be charged : Johannesburg and Pretoria clients at R3000.00 Excl VAT

This site visit will enable us to prepare a report for the company detailing the following:

  • Results and recommendations based on the outcome of a basic HIRA assessment (Hazard Identification and risk Assessment)
  • Recommendations for the development and implementation of a safety file where required
  • Minimum requirements for OHS compliance
  • Minimum training requirements for OHS compliance
  • Fire safety and first aid compliance requirements
  • Evacuation procedures and plans – requirements
  • Legal appointments

Thereafter we will be in a position to quote the company on the following:

  • Cost and scope of training required
  • Cost and scope of implementing evacuation policies and procedures
  • Drafting requirements for health and safety and other policies
  • Assistance with achieving compliance in areas where the client cannot easily do so themselves
  • Whatever else is required in order to achieve compliance based on the HIRA and site visit outcomes

Depending on the scope and size of the company we will be able to arrange monthly site visits should these be required.

These will be priced according to the size and needs of the business.

Monthly site visits will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Compliance audit in accordance with our initial assessment
  • Inspection of fire, first aid and safety equipment
  • Updating safety files
  • OHS training needs analysis based on staff turnover
  • Review of incident investigations and reports with recommendations.

The cost for Johannesburg clients will be R8 850.00 Excl VAT. All of the above will take place plus the following :

  • Safety File
  • Legal Appointments
  • Relevant Policies
  • Major risk identification
  • Compliance gap report and recommendations
  • First Aid Incident Report Template
  • Portable Fire Equipment Inspection Register
  • SHE Rep – Generic Inspection Checklist
  • One follow up visit within 2 months of initial findings Report

EXCLUDES :

  • HIRA (Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment)
  • Evacuation Plans
  • Implementation

The cost for monthly site visits can be arranged on request.

Health and Safety legal compliance training courses are available.

Interested in Health & safety services?

We are excited to work with you!