Occupational Health & Safety

TUS - Athlone Campus


Course Name Occupational Health & Safety
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 24713 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate National Irish Safety Organisation None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing Monday 19th September 2022
Duration 13 weeks

Monday 7 pm to 9 pm Online.

Please note these classes are NOT recorded.
Course Fee Programme Fee
€425 NISO members (including examination fee)
€525 non-members (including examination fee)
€250 unemployed rate (including examination fee)
Entry Requirements Mature applicants (i.e over 23 years)
Course Content

Expand+Safety and Health in the Workplace is a key priority for all organisations.

Occupational Health and Safety is a major concern to employers and employees across all industry sectors in small, medium and large organisations.

Preventable accidents...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Content
Irish Law
Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
Risk Management
Safety Management
Fire Safety
Emergency Planning and First Aid
Physical Hazards
Chemical Safety
Psychosocial Hazards
Occupational Health

Assessment Method Evaluation Methods
The programme assessment includes an assignment based on carrying out a small risk assessment in the workplace. It is to be submitted during the programme. At the end of the programme, there is a 2 hour written final examination with multiple choice questions and essay questions.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Progression from the Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety is on to the level 7 Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health and Safety Management, which is a two-year programme. Entry criteria to the BSc is based on an interview covering indi...

Further Enquiries Enquiries
Dr Sean Reidy, MICI, MRSC, C.Chem
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