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Occupational Safety, Health and Environment (Hons) (Top-up)

University of Greenwich

24 months
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Knowhow in occupational safety helps to prevent workplace accidents and illness. This Occupational Safety, Health and Environment (Hons) (Top-up) degree from University of Greenwich lets you boost your skills by distance learning.


Our occupational safety, health and environment degree addresses the growing demand for qualified and professional safety and hygiene practitioners, particularly those with an understanding of environmental issues. It enables students with an appropriate degree or similar qualification to 'top-up' to a new degree in just two years.

What you should know about this course

  • This Occupational Safety, Health and Environment (Hons) (Top-up) course at University of Greenwich provides health, safety and hygiene training by distance learning. We offer an accessible route into this growing industry.
  • Access online course materials and support from tutors via e-mail, telephone and Skype.
  • Understand more about the environmental risks caused by work activities and the damage that can be caused by harmful or hazardous substances.
  • Equip yourself with skills in health, safety and environment for career progression in the private and public sectors.
  • This course is accredited by two professional bodies: the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) as well as the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical Agents
  • Ergonomics
  • Environmental Industrial Pollution
  • Chemical Hazards
  • Management of Risk 
  • Environmental Industrial Management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • require a degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate science or engineering related subject or a Diploma, Higher Diploma, HND, Advanced Diploma or Professional Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) fields, with evidence of substantial knowledge, skills and experience;
  • require GCSE English Language AND GCSE Maths at grade C/4 or above (we will also consider equivalent qualifications in English and Maths at Level 2, in place of GCSEs);
  • be expected to be working in an appropriate professional field.

Tuition Fee


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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