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MH~07: - Personal Hygiene, Health and Professional Appearance

Duration: ± 4 hours | Course Code: MH~07: | Cost From: R 300 ($ 20) per person

CustomerA healthy employee is a happy and productive employee, and that is a goal for every organization.

Employees however have a duty to look out for the safety, well-being and happiness of the company's customers, and ensure they are satisfied. This in turn promotes the company's professional image and ultimate success, which in turn is beneficial to the employee.
The company's success and image begins with the good personal hygiene, cleanliness and professionalism of the staff that work for them, and in particular the Front Line Staff and others dealing with the public in the Hospitality Industry..

Health and Hygiene is however, equally important for the employees having to work together, interact with each other and often closely confined. It makes the working environment pleasant, minimized transmission of infections and diseases and ultimately contributes to the happiness and motivation of the staff.

Hand washThis Short Course is broken into 3 Module for ease of learning - Basic Health Standards, Personal Hygiene and Dress Code and Company Policies. These Modules are also available individually in other course categories.

All Modules, quizes and assignments need to be completed successfully to demonstrate competence in the subject matter.


The learner must understand the importance of maintaining good personal health and hygiene at all times. The learner should also understand the importance of a professional appearance when dealing with customers and the way in which this enhances the image of the company.

Target Audience

All community members, employees and company managers as well as all staff at any level in the organization

Learning Outcomes

To demonstrate knowledge and understanding of:

  1. Describe company procedures for dress codes and personal hygiene.
  2. Stress the importance of maintaining good personal hygiene standards.
  3. Explain the importance of a maintaining a professional appearance and how this enhances the company image and staff identification.
  4. Explain the importance of maintaining good Health Standards

Scope & Requirements

Learners must be able to read, write and speak English, be computer literate, have access to internet and have their own e-mail address.


R 300 per person
$ 20 per person for international students
Group discounts available on request


All Material is subject to Copyright. A Certificate of Completion will be sent to those who complete the course.

This is an Awareness Course and is not intended to promote competence in Medical matters.

Duration: ± 4 hours
Course Code: MH~07:

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Comet Training is a trading name for The Penny Ferry (Pty) Ltd, a limited liability company established in 1996. The Penny Ferry has been involved in hands-on training and e-learning for many years, specializing in the Marine, Environmental, Tourism, Industrial, Health and Technical markets. Through close associations with other organizations, Comet Training was established to better promote a suite of e-learning applications to the global markets.