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Location
Duration
4 Semesters (2 Years)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Diploma

About the Program

This two-year diploma program is the first of its kind in the GTA. It is uniquely designed to meet the growing need for enhanced workplace health and safety in every industry. You will develop strong foundational knowledge in health and safety to identify, manage and assess risks in various workplace settings. This program will also focus on the policies and procedures in the care and prevention practice. You will apply concepts and theories with practical experience in field placements and graduate with the skills needed to identify and report on safety and health conditions in the workplace.   

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Develop and implement health and safety policies
  • Develop and facilitate health and safety training
  • Conduct accident investigations and emergency response plans

Your Career

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:

  • Safety inspector
  • Auditor
  • Risk management
  • Emergency management
  • Environmental management
  • Human resources management