The ideal candidate has an undergraduate degree in health sciences, engineering, environmental science, management and organizational studies (or a related field) and is a critical thinker looking to combine their interests in health and working with people.
May to September
You will complete the 560 hours over a 16 week period (35 hours/week).
The practicum location is based on your preference and site availability.
Successful completion of term one and term two courses is required before you can complete the culminating practicum placement.
Sites may choose to offer payment, a monthly stipend or honorarium, but it is at the site's discretion and is not required for sites to be eligible to participate.
You earn the Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management by regularly attending class and receiving a satisfactory grade in all required courses and successful completion of the practicum.