Occupational Safety & Health Management - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Occupational Safety & Health Management - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 103345 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 30th August 2019
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Duration 2 years part-time online.
Course Fee Total €5,000

Per Year €2,500
Entry Requirements Participants must hold an Ordinary Degree (Level 7) in health andsafety or a relevant discipline with experience. It is envisaged that applicants with other qualifications and with relevant OSH experience will also be considered for entry. This will be subject to assessment of other recognised qualifications, and/or recognised prior learning and/or relevant work experience. These candidates will be interviewed for suitability and be subject to prior approval by the Programme Board.
Course Content

Expand+Institute of Technology, Sligo has been delivering full time degree courses in Occupational Safety and Health for over 20 years and are leading providers of online education programmes. This add-on level 8 in Occupational Safety and Health Management...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Safety Legislation and Employment Law 5
Ergonomics 5
Systems Safety and Risk Management 5

Semester 2
Research and Statistics in Occupational Safety and Health 10
Business Management for the Safety Practitioner 5

Semester 3
Behavioural Based Safety and Training Principles 5
Principles of Project Management 10

Semester 4
Safety Management Systems and Auditing 10
Environmental Management for the Safety Practitioner 5
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates will be qualified at Occupational Safety and Health Advisor/Manager level. Employment prospects exist in both the public and private sectors in organisations of all types and sizes.

What are my further study opportunities?
Graduates can progress onto our Level 9 MSc in Environmental Health and Safety Management or onto a Level 10 PhD with a H2.2 or above.
Further Enquiries Online and Part time Admissions
Tel: 0719318511
Email: admissions@itsligo.ie
Course Co-ordinator: Blaithin McGrath
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