Safety Health & Welfare at Work

University College Cork


Course Name Safety Health & Welfare at Work
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code HDSHWW
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City, Dublin
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date September 2019
Application Date Closing Date: 30th August 2019
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Duration 2 years part-time.

2 evenings per week Tuesdays and Thursdays 6.30-9.30pm September to May
Course Fee €3,500 year 1, €3,500 year 2
Financial Support 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

Expand+Applicants for entry to the Higher Diploma in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work will be at least 23 by 1 January of the year of application

AND hold a Leaving Certificate/Level 5 qualification or equivalent

And have a Minimum of two years rele...

Course Content

Expand+The course provides professional training in the management of safety, health and welfare at work. It is accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and was developed in co-operation with the Health and Safety Authority (HS...

Assessment Method Written examinations at the end of each module, and continuous assessment including both individual and group projects.
Careers or Further Progression This course enables significant career development and opportunities. Our graduates are now located in the middle-senior levels of safety management in a variety of sectors. In addition, many of our students have returned to contribute to the Health and Safety Programmes at UCC.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Órna Hayes
+ 353 21 490 4740

Programme Administrator: Karen O Shea
+ 353 21 490 4708
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