Training Catalogue


    Operations Manager & Health and Safety Specialist

    Cape Town Office

    Van Zyl Credibility


    • National Diploma in Marketing Management


    • NEBOSH International General Certificate
    • ISO 9001:2015 implementation
    • ISO 9001:2015 Lead auditor
    • ISO 27001:2013 Implementation
    • ISO 45001:2018 Implementation
    • ISO 45001:2018 Lead Auditor
    • ISO 14001:2015 implementation
    • ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor
    • Introduction to SAMTRAC
    • NOSA Auditors’ course
    • HIRA (Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment)
    • Legal Liability
    • Health and Safety Representative course
    • Working at Heights/Fall Protection
    • Scaffold inspectors
    • Asbestos Identification, Safe Handling and Disposal
    • Incident Investigation of Workplace Incidents
    • EOH Certificate of attendance for legal obligations and duties training course for executives and Senior Management
    • Deep Excavations, ACS (Academy for Construction Skills)
    • Fall Protection Plan Developer SAFE-T-CON
    • Traffic Safety Officer / Roadworks
    • Energy Management Systems Implementation, National Cleaner Production Centre, South Africa
    • Occupational Hygiene Legal Knowledge Course
    • Project Management
    • Operations Management

    Registered Member of:

    • Registered Member of Construction Health and Safety Manager
    • Registered Member of SACPCMP Registration number: CHSM/216/2016
    • Registered Member of South African Institute of Safety Health (SAIOSH)
    • Registered Member of Institute of Internal Auditors South Africa (IIA)
    • Registered Member of Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA)

    Van Zyl is a qualified Construction Health and Safety Manager with an International certificate from NEBOSH. He is currently registered as a construction health and safety manager with SACPCMP. He specialises in Construction Health and Safety. He has extensive knowledge in the private sector, Construction Management with trades that include temporary works, telecommunication, civils works, and services installations i.e., fire and electrical, heavy lifting and rigging, Asbestos, Roof work etc.

    He has recently assisted clients like Discovery, Consol, Distell, Apollo Air, Department of Health to develop Construction Health and Safety Specifications based on a baseline risk assessment, design risk reports and geotechnical reports. The scope included assessing and approving the principal contractor’s health and safety system. This consist of assessing the competency and resources, risk assessments, health and safety plans etc. prior to the appointed contractors commencing with work on site. He also did monthly compliance audits on the contractors appointed to ensure compliance and provided detailed reports of the findings made.

    Furthermore, he has assisted numerous specialised trades to achieve compliance on-site, where he developed health and safety systems for clients. These Health and Safety Systems included but are not restricted to, Health and Safety Plans, baseline risk assessments, issued base risk assessments, method statements and safe working procedures, lock-out procedures and fall protection plans etc. As part of his scope of work, he audited subcontractors to ensure compliance and provided a detailed report on the findings made.

    Van Zyl is also a qualified ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor & Implementor, ISO 14001:2015 Lead Auditor & Implementor, ISO 45001:2018 Lead Auditor & Implementor, ISO 27001:2013 Auditor & Implementor and ISO 17025:2017 Auditor & Implementor. Some of his recent projects completed are Gold Fields Group Ghana (Damang and Tarkwa), Gold Fields Australia, Gold Fields Peru, Gold Fields South Africa, Mafoko Security Patrols, Necsa Radio Analysis, Zambia Airports Company (Lusaka and Livingstone), Harbour ST Refits, BJ Magnets, SAMSAFT, Teraco and the University of the Free state (IT Department), SAHPRA, University of Namibia, Altron Group, CTICC.