Institute of Engineering and Transport

Course Title: Undergraduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
Course Code: CE5-W02-23


Course details

Mode: Placement or Internship
MCAST’s Undergraduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety is a comprehensive programme aimed at individuals aspiring to become experts in creating and maintaining safe work environments. This programme offers a holistic understanding of occupational health and safety, encompassing theory and practical application.

Throughout the course, students delve into essential topics such as risk assessment, emergency response planning, safety management systems, and legal compliance. They gain hands-on experience in identifying and mitigating workplace hazards, conducting incident investigations, and fostering a culture of safety.

With a strong emphasis on real-world relevance, the programme includes case studies, and interactive exercises. It equips graduates with the knowledge and skills needed to excel as a professional Health and Safety Officer.

By enrolling in this Level 5 Undergraduate Diploma programme, you join a community committed to safeguarding employees and ensuring regulatory compliance. You’ll play a pivotal role in creating safer workplaces and promoting employee well-being. Prepare for a rewarding career in a field with a growing demand for qualified professionals by enrolling in our Undergraduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety today.

The course is also recognised by the OHSA as being a qualification which enables the successful graduate to be entered into the OHSA register of competent persons which lists persons competent to give advice on matters related to Occupational health and safety. This occurs after the relevant work experience is achieved.

MQF Level: 5
Duration: 1 Year Full-time
Entry requirements: 2 A-Level passes and 2 I-Level passes
Other entry requirements:
Career opportunities:Health and Safety Officer

Safety Coordinator

Risk Manager

Occupational Health Specialist

Safety Consultant

Safety Trainer

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