Safety, Health and Welfare at Work

University College Cork


Course Name Safety, Health and Welfare at Work
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CSHWW
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE September 2021
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE - the course is full for 2021

During your online application you will be required to upload the following documents:

Application Statement
Birth Cert or Passport
Passport Photograph
Curriculum Vitae
English Language Test Repor...

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Duration 1 year part-time.

This programme is online for the full academic year. Lectures/workshops will be scheduled Wednesday evenings (6.30-9.30pm) from mid-September to end May. When there is a tutorial being delivered lectures will be 6.00pm - 10.00pm. Full day workshops will also be held on Saturdays every 8 weeks.
Course Fee €2,500
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must:

Be at least 21 years of age by 1 January of the year of application.
Hold a Leaving Certificate (or equivalent qualification)/QQI Level 5 qualification

Have a minimum of two years’ relevant work experience as deemed appr...

Financial Support Funding may be available via the Springboard+ scheme for this programme. Please see to check your eligibility.
Course Content

Expand+As health and safety is a statutory imperative for all organisations, employers must continuously update their employees’ knowledge and skills in this field to ensure compliance. The Certificate in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work will equip stud...

Subjects Taught Students will complete 30 credits as follows:

AD1075 Introduction to Human Factors in Health & Safety (5 credits)
AD1074 Introduction to Health and Safety Legislation (5 credits)
AD1079 Introduction to Environmental Issues within Health & Safety (5 credits)
AD1078 Introduction to Chemical Safety, Toxicology & Occupational Hygiene (5 credits)
AD1076 Introduction to Risk & Safety Management (5 credits)
AD1077 Introduction to Occupational Health (5 credits)
Assessment Method The programme is wholly assessed via continuous assessment.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Ann Marie Atkins
+ 353 21 490 4700

Programme Administrator: Karen O Shea
+ 353 21 490 4708
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