Occupational Health and Safety, Graduate Diploma | Northern Alberta Institute of Technology | Edmonton, Canada
24 months
Duration
646 CAD/credit 19380 CAD/year
145 CAD/credit 4350 CAD/year
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About

Occupational Health and Safety from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology will prepare you to fill essential health and safety roles in industry to meet the growing demands of government regulations.

Overview

Occupational Health and Safety from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology focuses on real-world issues and practical skills and is the only program in the province that offers full-time OHS training. We are recognized by the Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals, and our graduates meet the educational requirements for Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) certification, the most recognizable designation for safety professionals in Canada.

Careers

More and more employers are recognizing the importance of integrating OHS into everyday work. Our graduates are in high demand and find employment across a variety of industries including oil and gas, energy transmission, transportation, forestry, petrochemical, utilities, construction, government and health. Possible workplace settings include factory floors, warehouses, outdoor job sites, retail spaces and offices.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Chemistry
  • Technology and Communications
  • Legislation
  • Toxic Exposures
  • Hazard Control
  • Professional Practices and Ethics
  • Principles of Occupational Hygiene
  • Principles of OHS Management Systems
  • Influencing Organizational Culture
  • Training and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English 30-1 or English 30-2
  • Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 or Applied Math 30
  • One of: Biology 20, Chemistry 20, Physics 20, or Science 20
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19380 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 646 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    4350 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 145 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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