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Enter the field of environmental health and safety management and launch a career where no two days are ever the same. As a graduate of this program, you will apply technical knowledge of safety hazards, health risks and dangers to prevent injuries and illness while supporting broader public safety. Become a highly skilled professional with the expertise to manage the social, health, environmental and legal issues associated with the built and natural environment. With the implementation of new legislated requirements in Canada regarding workplace safety and environmental protection standards, job prospects in this field are continuing to grow. Combine strategic problem solving with strong interpersonal skills as you perform environmental audits, deliver training, implement safety controls, conduct incident investigations, develop controls and contingency planning and prepare technical documentation and records in a quality-controlled environment. You will also be well-positioned to pursue the Certified Health and Safety Consultant designation upon graduation.

Program Details

As an Environment Health and Safety Management graduate, you will be able to:

  • Perform work audits in environmental and occupational health and safety in compliance with legislation to prevent workplace risk exposure.
  • Design evidence-based training programs that use industry best practices for evaluating the health and safety of built and natural environments.
  • Evaluate technical, environmental and industrial hygiene procedures and systems in their alignment to legislation, regulatory standards and guidelines.
  • Conduct material testing in the laboratory and on site using qualitative sampling methods and statistical data analysis to determine contaminants and hazards.
  • Propose health and safety recommendations that respond to concerns arising from audit findings, risk and life cycle assessments and the review of report documentation.
  • Prepare health and safety technical documentation to record the results of investigations of the built and natural environment.
  • Manage project communication with partners to ensure consistency and maintain quality.
  • Develop emergency responses to industrial and natural disasters by assessing and minimizing environmental and labour impact.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Perform work audits in environmental and occupational health and safety in compliance with legislation to prevent workplace risk exposure.
  • Evaluate technical, environmental, and industrial hygiene procedures and systems in their alignment to legislation, regulatory standards, and guidelines.
  • Design evidence-based training programs that use industry best practices for evaluating the health and safety of built and natural environments.
  • Conduct material testing in the laboratory and on site using qualitative sampling methods and statistical data analysis to determine contaminants and hazards.
  • Prepare health and safety technical documentation to record the results of investigations of the built and natural environment.
  • Manage project communication with partners to ensure consistency and maintain quality.

Career Options

WHAT YOU COULD BE:

  • Occupational health and safety associate/specialist/coordinator/manager
  • Environmental health and safety consultant/advisor
  • Environmental health and safety trainer/technician
  • Safety, security and environmental officer
  • Environmental attendant

WHERE YOU COULD WORK:

  • Regulatory agencies
  • Post-secondary education
  • Design and manufacturing organizations
  • Food and beverage industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry

Hangi bölümdeyim?

School of Science and Engineering Technology (SET)

Öğrenim seçenekleri

Full Time (3 sömestr)

Okul ücreti
CAD$14,129.00 (TRY 151,355) Yıllık
Başlangıç tarihi

Planlanan Eylül 2022

Yer

Durham College

Oshawa campus,

2000 Simcoe Street North,

OSHAWA,

Ontario (ON),

L1G 0C5, Canada

Giriş koşulları

Amerika gelen öğrenciler için

Degree in psychology or social work or related discipline; overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or 65 per cent average

Uluslararası öğrenciler için

  • Degree in Environmental Science or Construction Management

OR

  • Diploma in Environmental Technology/Technician; Chemical Laboratory Technician; Chemical Engineering Technology; Water Quality Technician; Fire and Life Safety Systems Technician; Mechanical Engineering Technician/Technology; Electronics Engineering Technician/Technology; Electromechanical Engineering Technician/Technology

English Language Requirement

  • Academic IELTS: 6.5, no band score less than 6.0
  • IBT TOEFL: 88, with minimum section scores of 22
  • PTE Academic: 60 minimum overall, no section below 57 L,W,S,R
  • CAEL: Overall score of 70, no section below 70
  • DET 110

Seçtiğiniz bölüme bağlı olarak farklı IELTS koşulları olabilir.

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