Articles and Events

Occupational Health & Safety Committees in the Workplace – Whom, When and Why

An employer shall in respect of each workplace when two or more health and safety representatives have been designated, establish one or more health and safety committees and, at every meeting of such a committee as contemplated in sub-section (4), consult with the committee with a view to; initiating developing promoting maintaining and reviewing measures
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Profile – Kelvin Saptoe – QuickStrut SA – MBA North Member

Four years ago, Kelvin Saptoe brought his wide experience together to form QuickStrut SA. Quick Strut SA is a 100% black owned company, which has become a dynamic performer in the field of supplying the highest quality electrical supplies, cable management solutions and network infrastructure components. Kelvin grew up in poverty-stricken Cradock, where he became
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Profile – Sello Mokawane

Every year the MBA North president recognises a member who has dedicated time and resources to the Association and embodied the Vision and Mission of the Association through their service. The 2017 President’s award went to SNS Plumbing Owner, Sello Mokawane. During an interview with MBA North, this is what Mr Mokawane had to say:
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Health & Safety Representative Course November Year End Special 2017

Health & Safety Representative Course November Year End Special 2017
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First Aid Level 1 2017 November Year End Special!

First Aid Level 1 2017 November Year End Special!
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Practical Compliance Seminar: Construction Regulations

Practical Compliance Seminar

We are excited to invite ALL MBA North members to a FREE workshop on Safety Health & Environment  (SHE) Practical Compliance. Advocate Hendrik Terblanche will lead the discussion. He has 20 years of international Experience auditing SHE Legal Compliance for leading industries. Date: 23 November 2017 | Time: 17:00-19:30 | Venue: Karula Lodge (Nelspruit) NON
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MBA Nort Training

Discretionary Grant Notice: Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) Don’t Delay!

Discretionary Grant Notice: Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) Don’t Delay! Send your letter of Mandate requesting MBA North to process your application by 24 October 2017. The CETA Discretionary Grant window is open until 31 October 2017. MBA North is offering to assist members and non-members in construction with the processing and submission of
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The importance of wearing hard hats

The video demonstrates the importance of wearing hard hats at the work site.
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Legal Aspects “Foreign Nationals” Breakfast Seminar

Will be presented by Master Builders Association North in partnership with the Department of Labour, Department of Home Affairs, Department of Trade & Industry FEM and SARS. How to be compliant and what to look out for when employing foreign nationals. Department of Labour – Inspection and Enforcement Services; Occupational Health & Safety Chief Inspector
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Kwakho Mpepho: MBA North Education & Training Manager

Kwakho Mpepho: MBA North Education & Training Manager:

Kwakho began his career as an educator with the Department of Education in the Eastern Cape. He then took up a Facilitator role at King Costa & Associates – a skills development company based in Johannesburg. His responsibilities included material development, key account management, associate provider network and liaison with statutory bodies such as SETAs
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