Environmental Health & Safety Management

TUS - Athlone Campus

 

Course Name Environmental Health & Safety Management
Course Provider TUS - Athlone Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code 69958 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Athlone
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Commencing Tuesday 13th September 2022

Induction for the 2022/2023 academic year takes place (online via Zoom) on Saturday 10th September from 930am to 1pm. In advance, you will be required to review Pre Induction reading material, available to yo...

Duration 2 years, 24 weeks per annum.

Tuesdays 6 pm – 10 pm

Thursdays 6 pm – 10 pm

The lecture schedule will be issued after student registration.
Course Fee Programme Fee €2,350 per annum.
Entry Requirements

Expand+NISO Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, Higher Certificate in Science, Engineering, Technology or an equivalent Level 6 qualification plus relevant work experience. In the case of a mature applicant (23 years of age or over) 5 years’ re...

Comment Accreditation
Successful completion of this programme will facilitate membership of the appropriate professional body, the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).
Course Content

Expand+Employed or seeking employment in Environmental Health and Safety roles?

There is a continuing demand across industry and the public sector for qualified environmental, health and safety practitioners, as organisations try to keep ahead of the v...

Subjects Taught Year 1

Learning and Development for Higher Education
Introductory Environmental Science
Training and Computing.
Legislation
Practical Environmental Science
Occupational Health
Hygiene & Hazards 1

Year 2

Risk Management
Principles of Environmental Management
Occupational Health
Hygiene & Hazards 2
Waste Management Technology
Fire & Construction Safety
Project (Over Semester 1 and Semester 2 in year 2)
Number of Credits 120 ECTS
Careers or Further Progression As a graduate of this programme, you may be eligible to apply for the MSc in Environmental, Health and Safety Management at AIT. This programme is also offered on a part-time basis over two years.

For people already employed in the area of environmental, health and safety management, this degree will give them a formal qualification in this subject. For those seeking to change career into this area, the programme will afford them the opportunity to change their career path.
Further Enquiries Enquiries
ncummins@ait.ie
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