Course Brief

*International legislations*Fundamental legal principles*The local court system*Statutory  interpretation*A critical look at the OSH Act 2004 as amended-including a study of the provisions relating to young persons, duties of employers and employees, rights of employees to refuse to work, notification of accidents, health and safety, the OSH Authority, and the powers of inspectors.*A review of the Environmental Management Act 2000, with emphasis on the Environmental Commission, the Environmental Authority, designated activities requiring Certificates of Environmental Clearance and the application process for a certificate of environmental clearance.*The water pollution and noise pollution control rules*Other subordinate legislation to the EM Act 2000*General principles in international environmental law

  • Bridging Programme: Fundamentals of Health Safety and Environment

    Thinking about switching to a career in Health and Safety. Do you possess one of the following?

    • A Bachelor's Degree
    • An Associate Degree
    • A Higher National Diploma
    • An Advanced Diploma

    If you possess one of the above in a non HSE field of study, you may be eligible for the Fundamentals to Health Safety and Environment (FHSE) bridging programme offered through our online learning environment. Classroom sessions are not required. This course is assessed by assignments only (No Exams).

    Applicants with an Associate degree, a Higher National Diploma, or an Advanced Diploma (level 6) will be eligible for the University of Greenwich BSc (Hons) Occupational Safety Health and Environment (BSc OSHE) upon completion of the FHSE bridging programme.

    Applicants with a Bachelor's degree can pursue the University of Greenwich MSc Safety, Health and Environment/Occupational Hygiene (MSc SHE/OH) upon completion of the FHSE bridging programme.

    Upon completion, graduates from the MSc SHE/OH or the BSc OSHE can apply for Graduate Membership with IOSH.

    Uncertain about your eligibility with your current qualification?

    Email us at to confirm if you will qualify for the FHSE bridging programme or call us directly at 663-7227 ext 1250 - 1255