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Graduate Certificate in Advanced Safety Science Practice - CC49

The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Safety Science Practice is ideal for you if you have graduated with a Bachelor of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) or Graduate Diploma of OHS and are seeking the opportunity to further develop your safety science-related knowledge, analysis and research skills in a way that will enable you to lead and manage specific complex safety environments.

DOMESTICINTERNATIONAL
STUDY MODES

Online

UNITS/CREDITS

2/24

DURATION

0.5 years full-time, 1 years part-time

AVAILABILITY

Online

The aim of the Graduate Certificate in Advanced Safety Science Practice is to provide students who have graduated with a Bachelor of OHS or Graduate Diploma of OHS an opportunity to further develop their safety science related knowledge, analysis and research skills in a way that will enable them to lead and manage specific complex safety environments. Students have an opportunity to choose an advanced specialisation to complement their previous studies including:

  • Transport safety management,
  • Risk engineering,
  • Human factors engineering, and
  • Emergency services safety.

Students will have the opportunity to gain crucial lifelong learning and transferable generic skills, such as critical thinking, and problem solving. They will be able to apply these skills to a range of employment opportunities and life situations to complement their disciplinary base.

Graduates of the CQU OHS courses are highly sought after by a range of industries including mining, manufacturing, maritime, aviation, defence, transport and logistics, health, consultancy and also government departments.

Core Units 2 Major Units None
Electives None Minor Units None

Online Availability

Term 1 - 2020Available Online
Term 1 - 2021Available Online
Term 2 - 2020Available Online
No information available at this time.
No information available at this time.
This course has no residential schools.
Entry scores are not applicable for this course.

IELTS Academic: 6.0 with no individual band score of less than 5.5

TOEFL Internet-based: Overall score of 75 with no score less than 17

Pearson Test of English Academic: Overall score of 54 with no score less than 46

Students are required to possess:

1) an undergraduate degree in OHS; or a

2) Graduate Diploma of OHS; or

3) Master of OHS or equivalent.

International Students

Refer to the international student section

Security Requirements

No information available at this time.

Health Requirements

No information available at this time.

Assumed Knowledge

n/a

As a graduate of the Graduate Certificate in Advanced Safety Science Practice you will enhance you career advancement opportunities as a specialist with advanced knowledge of specific complex safety environments. This will ensure you are highly employable in your field of expertise across both the private and public sectors as advanced practice safety professionals.

Not applicable

Please refer to our international course fees page.

We offer a range of scholarships to support international students and encourage you to apply for one that's right for you.

Tertiary Admission Centre codes are not applicable for this course.

QUALITY EDUCATION, WHEREVER YOU ARE
Between our reputation for learning, teaching and research, our renowned online education offering, and our status as Australia’s largest regional university, rest assured you will get a world-class education when you choose CQUniversity.

WIDE CHOICE OF STUDY AREAS

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EXPERIENCE AND SUPPORT 
CQUniversity's strong focus on student experience ensures that you are prepared and supported on your student journey. Support services include on-campus orientation to assist your transition into university life, course and career advice, financial support options, study support, ongoing assistance through the Student Mentor program, counselling services, support for students with a disability or medical conditions, Indigenous student support and more.

ONLINE STUDY 

A pioneer in online study, CQUniversity has more than two decades of experience providing high quality online learning experiences. Benefit from the flexibility to study online in your home country.

GRADUATE WORK READY

Our graduates are some of the most sought-after in Australia, due to our reputation for work-integrated learning and industry-aligned courses, and experience some of the nation's best graduate outcomes in terms of full-time employment and starting salary. CQUni is also regarded as the nation's most inclusive and engaged university, with our award-winning academic and research staff making a real impact on the communities and industries we serve. 

LIFE-LONG LEARNING

You will have the opportunity to gain crucial life-long learning and transferable generic skills, such as critical thinking and problem-solving. You will be able to apply these skills to a range of employment opportunities and life situations.

Our easy to use online application system for international students will guide you through the process of applying for a course at CQUniversity Australia.

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