Programme Brief

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

  • This qualification can be earned in three (3) months.

Pearson’s Higher National Diploma in Construction and the Built Environment (Building Services Engineering – HVAC)

City and Guilds Electrical and Electronic Advanced Technician Diploma

Any COSTAATT or Cipriani College Associate Degree in a Science and/or Engineering subject.

A Bachelor’s Degree  in a Science and/or Engineering field of study

Any other Bachelor’s/Associate Degree – must be accompanied by a transcript

You must provide evidence of your entry qualifications by presenting any of the following options:

  • Original Academic Certificates and Official Transcripts (with two copies of each), or
  • Official Transcript and Completion Letter from the awarding educational institution.
  • National ID or Passport
  • Birth Certificate

In cases where official student transcripts must be requested from their relevant examination body/educational institution and please forward to:

Centre for University of Greenwich Programmes

SBCS Global Learning Institute

53-54 Sagan Drive

Champs Fleurs

Trinidad, West Indies


Kindly email the Center for University of Greenwich Programmes at or contact your course administrator directly at:

Keston Chandler     – Course Administrator II

Randall Mohan       – Assistant Course Administrator

Email: for more details.

At the end of the course, the student will:

  • understand the importance of ensuring good occupational health, safety and welfare
  • appreciate the mechanisms associated with accidents and ill-health in the workplace
  • be able to identify hazards in the workplace and undertake a simple risk assessment
  • be familiar with some of the more common health, safety and hygiene issues associated with the workplace
  • appreciate and understand the application of the control measures available for workplace health, safety and hygiene risks