Safety Health & Welfare at Work

University College Cork


Course Name Safety Health & Welfare at Work
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CFSHWW
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2018
Application Date Closing Date: 31st August 2018
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Duration 1 year part-time

One evening per week (Tuesday 6.30 - 9.30)
Course Fee €1,925 (includes 1 year IOSH membership)

Students who are registered on this programme are eligible to apply for the Financial Aid Fund for Part Time Students. Eligibility criteria applies. For more information see
Entry Requirements Be over 21 years of age by 1 January of the year of application.

Have Leaving Certificate (or equivalent qualification)/FETAC Level 5 qualifications or have a minimum of two years relevant work experience.

English language requirement: if your first language is not English, you must have attained IELTS Level 6 or the equivalent TOEFL score.
Course Content

Expand+‌The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) accredited course will equip you with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to assist you in the performance of your duties in the workplace. Health and safety is a statutory imperative fo...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules

AD1862: Introduction to Health and Safety Legislation and Human Factors in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work. (5 credits)

The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 1989 and subsequent Regulations. The Irish Legal System and or...

Assessment Method Assessment for this course will take the form of end-of-module written examinations and continuous assessment including both individual and group projects. The course consists of 20 credits.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Órna Hayes
+ 353 21 490 4740
Programme Administrator: Karen O Shea

+ 353 21 490 4708

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