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

  • ONLINE: Fundamentals of Health, Safety and Environment (Bridging Programme)

    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 of Health, Safety and Environment (FHSE) bridging programme offered through our online learning environment. 

    FHSE as a Bridging Programme or Short Course

    FHSE can also be pursued as a short course for persons interested in gaining a basic understanding of health and safety. However only pre-approved applicants can progress to the degree programmes.

    At SBCS we focus on -

    • Producing graduates who are capable of thinking critically, creatively and ethically.
    • Graduates who are team players with the ability to communicate persuasively.

    Highlights at a glance -

    Uncertain about your eligibility with your current qualification?

    Email us at to confirm your eligibility for the FHSE bridging programme or call us directly at 663-7227 ext 1250 - 1255