About us

Welcome to the uvex academy. Since 1995, uvex safety South Africa has been offering industry leading occupational safety training related to PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).

As one of the largest manufacturers of Personal Protective Equipment in the world, our uvex staff are equipped to deliver the latest information on industry norms and standards along with practical product training and demonstrations through an engaging and interactive experience.

The cornerstones of our training methodology include focusing on real scenario applications and practical relevance to ensure fit for purpose product selection and correct use of PPE whilst achieving compliance to the relevant occupational regulations.

Typical Content Outline:

  • Introduction to topic
  • International norms and standards
  • Local standards and regulations
  • Test methods
  • Technical product training
  • Application specific requirements (fit for purpose)
  • Correct use, donning and doffing, replacement, and disposal of PPE
  • Practical demonstrations
  • Q&A


  • Safety eyewear
  • Hearing protection
  • Hearing conservation training / Annual refresher training as per OHS Act.
  • Safety gloves
  • Head protection
  • Protective coveralls
  • Respiratory protection
  • Prescription safety
  • Or contact us for a custom training topic

10 Specialist Trainers in SA.

Endorsed by leading

Travelling infield consultants
offering onsite PPE training

Online Training.

National footprint of topic

Hearing Conservation: OHS
Act Compliant NIHL Annual
Refresher Training.

uvex academy locations

uvex Safety South Africa Pretoria
81 Sovereign Drive, Route 21 Business Park
South Africa

Telephone: +27 12 345 6656

uvex Safety South Africa Durban
2 Kubu Avenue, Riverhorse Valley Business Estate
4037 Effingham, Durban
South Africa

Telephone: +27 31 569 6780

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