2017 is the tenth anniversary of ACHASM, and the first ACHASM symposium / summit was staged in 2011. The objective of the summit is to provide a forum for construction industry role players to address construction H&S related matters with specific emphasis on topical issues, the development of knowledge and skills areas / competency, and professionalism.
The summit will be of relevance to architects, construction H&S agents / managers / officers, construction project managers, engineers, inspectors, interior designers, quantity surveyors, and all interested construction role players.
Day 1 will feature presentations addressing, among other, accountability, Department of Labour update, excavation H&S, financial provision for construction H&S, performance of CHSAs and CHSOs personal protective equipment, professionalism, SACPCMP update, statistics and the cost of accidents (FEM), and support work. These will be followed by an ‘H&S Rant: What keeps me awake at night! courtesy of the delegates.
Day 2 will feature four workshops, namely: baseline risk assessment, H&S specification, and designer report; scaffolding; support work design issues, and financial provision for construction H&S: Two case studies.
Continuing Professional Development:
The South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP), and the South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Saiosh) will both recognise the summit.
Exhibition stands and sponsorship opportunities can be availed of.
Click below for the detailed programme & registration form
060917 Version ACHASM 2017 Summit Flyer.pdf
070917 ACHASM 2017 Summit Registration Form.xlsx
121017 ACHASM 2017 Summit Programme.doc.pdf
ACHASM 2017 Summit Alert 4.pdf