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We also provide in house training solutions on any training across all industries tailor made to suite your organisation’s goals.

Food safety

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Training overview

The food industry has never been under such close scrutiny as at present. Not only are consumers better educated and informed about food related issues, but consumers are also demanding products which are prepared and displayed under strict hygienic conditions, as well as foodstuffs that will be safe to consume and consistent in quality.

Properly documented and established food safety and quality management systems have become essential for brand protection, brand loyalty and good public perception. This practical training will assist companies in the development and implementation of a Food Safety Management system (FSMS) which includes a monitoring programme to identify, avoid and manage risks.

Key takeaways

  • Listeria monocytogenes – What you need to know with practical solutions
  • ISO 22000:2018 – The criteria for a food safety management systems
  • R607 Regulations Relating to the HACCP System: Amendment
  • R638 replaces R962
  • FSSC 22000 Version 4.1 – Are you ready for your first audit?
  • Food safety on transporting foods by road
  • Allergen risk management
  • Keep your company compliant with food legislation

Who should attend?

The executives that will realize the greatest benefit through attendance include Vice Presidents, Directors, Heads & Managers responsible for:

  • Food Safety
  • Quality Assurance
  • Food Risk Management
  • Quality And Safety Control
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Traceability
  • Labelling
  • Food Technology
OHS & Compliance

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Saiosh Accredit 5 CPD Points

Why you cannot miss this training?

By law, all companies in South Africa with more than 20 employees are required to have official health and safety measures in place.

However, many businesses often lack the full knowledge and understanding of their legal responsibilities in safety management or are unsure where to begin when it comes to implementing workplace OHS measures as well as effective occupational health and safety training. As such, the skills needed for managing occupational health and safety have become an important requirement for every business. Learn how to implement workplace safety management measures; manage OHS in your business, and implement occupational health and safety training amongst your staff with this two day training.

What will set you apart?

  • Address and promote good standards of occupational health and safety within your organisation
  • Ensure your business is compliant with South Africa’s Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Fulfil your business’s legal obligations by ensuring staff are given occupational health and safety training

Key takeaways

  •  Managing hazards and risk assessment and control
  • Conveying of dangerous goods by road
  • Managing hazardous substances – Material Safety Datasheet (MSDS) awareness
  • Handling and storage of hazardous chemical substances
  • Preventing, preparing for and responding to fires
  • South Africa Mine Health and Safety guidelines
  • Overhead crane and safety
  • Incident investigation
  • Safety audit inspections
  • Best practices for security management

Who should attend?

  • Management
  • HSE
  • Safety Officers
  • SHEQ
  • Supervisors
  • Union members
  • Security
The Ultimate Advanced Excel

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Training overview

Become an Excel Ninja in just two days!

This is a workshop about using Excel for maximum productivity. Our goal is to make you a faster,smarter, more efficient user of Microsoft Excel. If you picked up this brochure, you have probably found Excel useful in your work so far – but you may not have had formal training in it, or seen the full extent of what is possible. In the process of building your Excel skill set, we will tell you about some simple (and often silly)Excel errors that have been made by various people in business, academia,and government. These mistakes were well publicized in the press and caused huge financial and/or reputational damage to those involved. We will show you best practices to help avoid these kinds of problems!

Key benefits of attending

Here are some of the ways you will be able to step up yourgame with The Ultimate Advanced Excel Master Class:

  • Significantlyspeed up your workusingkeyboardshortcuts
  • Know the correct functions to performcommon tasks. Use complex formulas, including multiple IF statements and lookups, to work more effectively with data
  • Use named references in your formulas
  • Deal with Excel errors such as #NUM! and #REF!
  • Work with large amountsofdata,especially with pivot tables
  • Understand complex worksheets and quickly figure out how someone else’s spreadsheet works 
  • Automate repetitive work with macros and VBA
  • Break anypasswordprotection
  • Speed up a slow Excel file
  • Define custom number formats
  • Use add-ins to makeExcel more powerful

Who should attend?

You are ready for this Advanced Excel Workshop if you are already comfortable with the essentials. Anyone who works with excel. That means you can perform all of the following tasks and have no difficulty with them

  • Apply formulas and calculations to data. Drag down and copy formulas with anchored cell
  • Enter formulas and calculations using only the keyboard.That means typing a formula like this, withoutactuallyclicking on cells A1 andB1:=(A1+B1)*2+3
  • Reference ranges of cells, including entire columnsor row
  • Use basic functions suchas SUM withoutopening the function wizard
  • Create and modifycharts, including adding more data to a chart
  • Use keyboardshortcuts for the essentials: Cut, Copy,Paste,Bold, Italics, Underline,Save, Undo
  • Format cells and make your sheet look attractive
Advanced Financial Modelling

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Training overview

This intensive and highly practical workshop will teach delegates how to design and construct and then effectively use robust financial models, using the unique branded system developed by Gerald Strever, the “Financial Modelling Quadrant system.

The four Quadrants are:

  • Identifying the Drivers of the intrinsic value of the company
  • Model the Financial Statements – Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Cash Flow
  • Model the Sensitivity of the intrinsic value of the company by flexing the Drivers
  • Simulate the possible variability of the intrinsic value of the company using Monte Carlo Simulation

This is a Research-Based Training Course: the course curriculum has been developed and designed from research with actual industry practitioners and will in just 2 days give you all the tools and techniques needed to move from basic techniques to becoming a “blackbelt” in Financial Modelling. Other courses in the market cover only one Quadrant – the Financial Statements.

All the topics covered will include hands-on exercises and delegates will each receive a free CD-ROM containing all the exercises plus the Excel Add-lns for the Risk Simulation and Sensitivity Exercises, plus a User Defined Function, XMIRR, created by the workshop trainer.

By the end of the course delegates will be able to

  • DISCOVER the most efficient ways in planning, designing, structuring, cross-checking and auditing your financial models
  • CONSTRUCT robust, reliable financial models that are easy to amend and maintain integrity
  • UNDERSTAND advanced techniques and applications in financial modelling
  • LEARN to measure, interpret and predict a company’s performance using advanced Excel financial models
  • IMPROVE decision-making processes with better risk evaluation, sensitivity analysis and scenario modelling
  • SAVE time on the analysis and manipulation of your financial models with keen insights from our expert
  • SOLVE your real-life financial modelling issues and challenges
  • APPLY powerful visualization techniques to deliver maximum impact when presenting your financial models
  • OPTIMIZE financial models to ensure they are easy-to-use and well-documented in accordance with spread-sheet modelling best practices
  • PREPARE financial models to address a variety of financial modelling scenarios

Who should attend? This training is highly recommended for:

  • CFO / Finance Director / Financial Controller / Head of Finance
  • Financial Managers and Analysts
  • Director/Head/Manager of Strategic Planning
  • Director/Head/Manager of Business Development
  • Financial/Equity/Treasury Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Project Financiers and Lenders
  • Accountants and Auditors