Instructor's Summary

Dr. William Dutoit


Dr. William Dutoit, PEng, PhD, MBA, BSc, is a Senior HSE Engineer with over 25 years of practical and industrial experience.  His specialization highly covers HAZWOPER, HAZOP, HAZMAT, HAZCOM, FMEA, HAZID, Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), Process Safety Management (PSM), Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA), Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Lock-out & Tag-out (LOTO), Behavioural-Based Safety (BBS) Management, Risk Reliability & Loss Prevention, Sustainability Reporting, Human Factors Engineering, Ergonomics, Risk Assessment & Root Cause Analysis,  Hazard Identification & Site Inspection, Safety Auditing, Industrial Plants Safety, Power Plant Safety, Chemical Spills, Emergency Response Action Plan, Process Plant Disaster Prevention, Confined Space Entry, Fall Protection, Work Permit & First Aid, Incident/Accident Investigation, HSE Incident Investigation (Tripod Method), OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001, Occupational Safety Health Management (OSHA),  Industrial Hygiene, HACCP, Emergency Response Management, H2S Hazard Awareness, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Asbestos Awareness as well as Fire Fighting, On Scene Commander (OSC) & Incident Commander (IC),  Scaffolding & Aerial Work Platforms and Lifting & Rigging.

During Dr. Dutoit’s career life, he had occupied several significant positions with different international companies as the Principal Health & Safety Inspector, Senior Electrical Inspector, Project Manager, Engineering Technical Manager, Facility Manager, Maintenance Engineer, Factory Engineer and Instrumentation Technician.

Dr. Dutoit is a Certified Professional Engineer, Certified Professional Construction Health & Safety Engineer, Certified Project & Construction Management Professional and holds a PhD in Construction Management and MBA from the NMM University as well as a Bachelor degree in Technology & Electrical Engineering. Apart from being a Certified Training Assessor, he has obtained various certifications in Master Electrical Installation, HSE Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Commercial Diver Class 3 and SAMTRAC from NOSA. Further, he holds active Chairmanship and memberships in numerous Professional International Bodies like the South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE), the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH-UK & SA), the South African Association of Hospital Engineers (SAFHE), American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the South African Institute of Marine Engineers and Naval Architects (SAIMENA).