Why choose this course from the Queensland University of Technology ?
The Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety offered at Queensland University of Technology explores a number of areas of fundamental importance to OHS practice to ensure graduates are prepared to work across a range of industries and have the advanced knowledge and skills suitable for leadership positions.
Students may have the opportunity to complete up to 240 hours of placement during this course. This placement is not compulsory but does provide a valuable opportunity for career development and networking.
You may also access QUT's career mentoring program which connects you with external industry professionals who are able to offer advice and coaching to support your career goals.
Occupational Health and Safety graduates take responsibility for leading and facilitating organisations to attain healthy and safe working conditions, safe systems of work and to comply with work health and safety legislation.
OHS graduates are employed throughout industry, however the majority of OHS positions are in construction, mining, manufacturing, transport and human services. OHS professionals work in corporations, government and consulting firms.
Entry level professionals will generally spend considerable amounts of time at workplaces interacting with workers and frontline management. This course provides a pathway towards mid to senior level employment in diverse organisational contexts.
This course is accredited with the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board.
- Risk Assessment
- Occupational Health and Safety Management
- Toxicology and Occupational Hygiene
- Occupational Health
- Occupational Health and Safety Law and Policy
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
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- A completed recognised bachelor degree (or higher award) with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 4 (on QUT's 7 point scale) in any discipline.
International31100 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31100 AUD per year during 12 months.
National8100 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8100 AUD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Brisbane
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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