Graduate Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety

University of Newcastle

The Graduate Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety is a 40-unit postgraduate coursework program that develops knowledge, skills and interest in four of the major areas in occupational health and safety principles and practice. The topics covered include: Occupational Health, Occupational Hygiene and Toxicology, Law for Occupational Health and Safety, and current practice in OHS.

Course Fee:

Australian: $9,260
International: $15,130

Entry Requirements:

Level 6 applicant Diploma in OHS other studies such as a trade qualification or equivalent in a cognate area, a minimum of 3 years' experience in a hands on safety role through the provision of a CV, PD and statement of service OR Advanced Diploma in OHS, a minimum of 3 years' experience in a hands on safety role through the provision of a CV, PD and statement of service Level 7 applicant Bachelor degree Level 8 applicant Bachelor Honours degree OR Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma Cognate area include, but are NOT limited to: Health, Engineering, Science

Structure:

The Graduate Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety is a 40-unit program. The GCWHS is embedded within the 120-unit Master of Workplace Health and Safety program and may be completed in a minimum of 1 year part-time.

Subjects you can Study:

Workplace health and safety

Study Pathways:

Credit may be available for prior equivalent formal learning on entry to the program. This program is embedded in the 120-unit Master of Workplace Health and Safety program. Admission to the Masters program following completion of the Graduate Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety for special entry students will require a Grade Point Average of 5.0 or higher.

Who for:

Those interested in Workplace Health and Safety

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00109J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Callaghan No info Yes Online 1 year

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