Health & Safety - Manufacturing Industry

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Health & Safety - Manufacturing Industry
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 107209 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Dundalk
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Thursday 22nd September at 17.00hrs (subject to change)

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Duration 1 Year.

Course Delivery
Students will be required to attend for face to face classes 2 days per semester, (total of 4 days per academic calendar) the remainder of the programme will be delivered online.

Due to the blended learning delivery within this course students should have access to a PC / Mac, a headset with a mic, and a broadband internet connection from home, so as to be able to fully participate in the course. Basic IT skills essential.
Course Fee FREE via the Springboard scheme.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants should have a minimum qualification at QQI Level 5 or Leaving Certificate qualification. Applicants who do not have a Level 5 qualification will be considered on prior relevant experience and may be interviewed. Applicants for whom English is not their first language must have English level of IELTS 4.5 or equivalent.
Number of Places 20
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Course Content

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This programme is aimed at employees in the manufacturing industry who require knowledge on how to manage occupational safety and health risks in the manufacturing Industry.

It is of particular interest to those who may wish ...

Subjects Taught Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Legislation
Occupational Health & Hygiene
Risk and Safety Management
Chemical & Environment Risk Assessment
Machine and Process Safety
Number of Credits 30 credits @ Level 6
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates will have professional skills and knowledge in health and safety that will allow them to pursue safety officer roles in their companies. Graduates could also seek further education qualifications in the health and safety field.
Further Enquiries Dr. Breda Brennan
School of Health & Science

Dr. Geraldine O’Connor,
School of Health & Science
T: +353(0)429370200 Ext 2736
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