• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Upgrade your qualification and equip yourself with the skills and knowledge required to progress your career in emergency service with this Bachelor of Emergency Service from CQUniversity Australia.
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Overview

The Bachelor of Emergency Service at CQUniversity Australia is a unique course designed to increase your skills and knowledge as an emergency service professional.

The course has been developed with emergency service professionals in mind, providing you with the opportunity to upgrade your Vocational Education and Training qualifications to the Degree level.

Your education and training will enable you to choose a minor that fits with your own personal interests and career aspirations.This exciting new course is only one of its kind in Australia, offered by online study, allowing you to combine work and study.

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Emergency Service supports graduates to operate in the increasingly complex environment faced by those working in the emergency service sector. In addition, this qualification provides a pathway for those holding Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualifications and wish to deepen their knowledge, in areas such as safety science, community safety and management for specialist roles in emergency service contexts.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    144 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introductory Occupational Health and Safety
  • Emergency Services and the Community
  • Human Resource Management
  • Human Factors
  • Community Safety and Education in Action
  • Public Health Disaster Management

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    75

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    54

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

CRICOS Code: 00219C

Domestic Students

  • Diploma qualification from the national Public Safety Training Package
  • Diploma qualification from the national Police Training Package or
  • Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance) (HLT50412 or earlier) from the Health Training Package from a State or Territory Ambulance Service or
  • Diploma of Paramedical Science (Ambulance) (HLT50412 or earlier) from the Health Training Package from other training providers considered on a case by case basis.

International Students

  • Qualification equivalent to an Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) Level 5 Diploma from the Fire and Emergency Service or Emergency Medical Services (EMS) context

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28800 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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