VIRTUAL ONLINE SEMINAR THE IMPORTANCE OF OSH RISK MANAGEMENT, AND ITS IMPACTS ON BUSINESSES AND SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES TOWARD THE ENGINEERS SOCIETY (INTRODUCTION AND BEGINNERS PREPARATION)
11 Jul 2020 (9:00 AM - 2:00 PM) Postponed
Zoom Virtual Meeting
Managed by: IEM Academy Sdn Bhd
Organised by: IEM ACADEMY SDN BHD
Engineer's role has a great beneficial contribution in protecting society especially on the safety, health, and well-being of the public. With the presence of engineers, workplace safety and health can be enhanced because of their moral obligation and responsibility to uphold the high code of ethical conduct in their undertakings. They can help organizations to manage risk arising from work activities, guide them with practical prevention measures to mitigate the risk of harm to workers, and avoid any chances of workplace incidents. Engineers are therefore essential for the well-being of the workforce society.
This online seminar will cover the following contents:
- Occupational safety and health (OSH) prospects
- Current safety and health best practices
- The importance of OSH risk management, and its impacts on businesses
- OSH Service opportunities for the Engineers society
- The valuable OSH related skills and knowledges
By the end of this online seminar, the participants will be able to:
- Recognize current safety and health best practices;
- Understand the importance of OSH risk management, and its impacts on businesses;
- Identify OSH service opportunities for the engineers society;
- Realize the valuable OSH related skills and knowledges.
Who should attend?
This online seminar is designed for engineers of all disciplines and levels.
About the 1st Speaker
Ir. Francis Kee Hwee Ngiam, PE (Arkansas, California and Malaysia), CESCL, CPESC, CPSWQ, CPISM, LEED AP(BD+C), CSP, CCEP, MBA.
Ir. Francis Ngiam's passion lies in People Development, Safety, Pollution Prevention, Customer/User Experience, and Partnership and Collaboration. He is an HRDF certified trainer and the co-founder of GPROTD Resources, a training and consulting company which offers professional training and development opportunities for individual and organizational growth and improvement. Ir. Francis Ngiam is a licensed civil engineer in Arkansas, California and Malaysia. He started practicing engineering in 1997. As a practicing engineer, he has also been involved in Green Infrastructure and Green Building Design and Construction. This experience has led him to become a Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Accredited Professional with expertise in Building Design & Construction (LEED AP BD+C). In addition, Ir. Ngiam has earned his Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP) through his employment and professional development in Environmental Health and Safety Compliance. While holding two stormwater certifications (i.e., CPSWQ and CPISM) and two erosion and sediment control certifications (i.e., CPESC and CESCL), Mr. Ngiam is an approved trainer for the Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) and Certified Professional in Storm Water Quality (CPSWQ) review courses. He is also an authorized trainer for the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Outreach General Industry and Construction Industry training courses. He is in the process of becoming the approved trainer for the Certified Professional in Industrial Stormwater Management (CPISM) review course, and the State of Washington's Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) course.
Ir. Francis Ngiam has his Bachelor and Master degrees in Civil Engineering from Oklahoma State University. He also holds an MBA from Webster University. He is a member of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE), Malaysia Association of Kansei Engineering (MAKE), Malaysian Stormwater Organisation (MSO) and The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM). Ir. Francis Ngiam is the International Liaison to Malaysia for EnviroCert International, Inc. (ECI), an international non-profit stormwater and environmental professional certification organization. He is also the Technical Committee Vice Chair and CPSWQ Program Committee Vice Chair for ECI. ECI administers seven Professional Certification Programs (i.e., CPESC, CPSWQ, CPISM, CPMSM, CESSWI, CPSWI and QSM) in the United States and over twenty countries (including Malaysia).
About the 2nd Speaker
Ir. TAJUL ARIFFIN BIN MOHAMED NORI
P.Eng., MIEM, B.Eng (Mechanical), M.Sc (Mechanical Engineering)
Ir. Tajul Ariffin Bin Mohamed Nori is a factory and machinery inspector for the Malaysia law enforcement authority on Occupational Safety & Health Act (OSHA) and Factory & Machinery Act (FMA). He graduated from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia with a B. Eng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering in 2008 and a M. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering in 2017. He has been serving as a sub-committee member of the Mechanical Engineering Technical Division of The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM) since 2016.
He has extensive experience (more than 10 years) in Occupational Safety and Health, specialized in workplace accidents such as post event accident investigations and failure analysis and forensic engineering. Currently he is working with the Forensic Engineering Division, Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH), an agency under the Ministry of Human Resource, Malaysia. For over a decade, Ir. Tajul gained his experience in workplace accident investigations in various fields including construction, demolition, manufacturing and power plant; which involved fatality cases, dangerous occurrence cases, near miss incidents, engineering structures failure, heavy machinery accidents and work-related occupational disease. He has contributed in various stages of Malaysia Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) law development and enforcement, including safety and health promotions, as well as ensuring the safety and health of the Malaysia’s workforce are safeguarded and upheld. On the law development and policy setting, Ir. Tajul plays an active role as a technical committee member on risk management regulations, industrial code of practices and guidelines. Ir. Tajul had also represented DOSH on construction activities risk assessment standard technical committee, under the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia. He is also a DOSH’s Prosecution Officer, and had been called to testify in the court of law as an expert witness for a case involving occupational accident. He is very involved with various workshops, seminars, talks and training on OSH (especially on Risk Management and Workplace Incident Investigations) for the enforcement authorities, safety and health institutions, safety practitioners, and various industrial workforces.
Rate stated does not include 6% SST