Certificate in Health and Safety Representation (Online)

  • NFQ Level 6
  • Credits 10*
  • Course Code SG_SHEAL_E06
  • Award Certificate
  • Duration 12 weeks

Course Summary

This part-time, online course in Certificate Award in Safety and Health Representation (Level 6) is specifically designed to provide Safety Representatives with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform their function effectively and complies with the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) Guidelines on Safety Representatives and Safety Consultation. This course is a 12-week course, delivered through online lectures and resource materials using Moodle (our online learning environment).  

Our online Certificate Award in Safety and Health Representation is accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), the only Chartered body for health and safety practitioners and the world’s largest health and safety professional membership organisation.

If you require further information, please contact the Certificate in Health and Safety Representation (Online) Course Coordinator, John Crummy by clicking here.

Key Course Information

Live Lectures: Typically lectures occur online one evening per week for approximately two hours, with opportunities to ask questions and interact similar to a real classroom experience. Alternatively, the live recordings can be accessed for repeat viewing at any time. Participants require a broadband service to access the material and participate on the course. There is no on-campus attendance required for this course.

Study Hours: Whether you are studying part-time online, blended or full-time online, it is very important that you allocate enough study time to your online course to stay focused, reduce stress and achieve your goals. For part-time online or blended learning, it is recommended that you should try to allow for 5-6 hours per week per 5 credit module to your studies.  As well as live lecturers, you must allocate time for independent learning, communicating with your lecturers and classmates and carrying out assignments.

Assignments/Examinations: Assessments are completed online during the course with progress closely monitored and supported by the academic team

Application Closing Date : 31st August 2022

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

If you require further information, please contact the Certificate in Health and Safety Representation (Online) Course Coordinator, John Crummy by clicking here.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will be qualified to act as a Health and Safety Representative.

Further Study

Holders of this minor award in Health and Safety Representation will be eligible for a module exemption on the Level 6 Higher Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health Online.

Programme Fees

To Note: 

This programme has been submitted for Springboard funding for the academic year 2022/2023.  We will know the outcome of this submission in May/June 2022. 
In the meantime you can register your interest with us on the link here 
Further information on Springboard funding can be found at www.springboardcourses.ie

Fees

 

Total Programme Fees:

€750

Per 10 credit module:

€750

Course Format

Semester 1

TitleCredits
Health and Safety Representation10