Course Description

Health & Safety - Professional Diploma

Commencing in January 2022, the Professional Diploma in Health and Safety is a Level 9 minor award at Masters level.  The programme runs over two semesters from January to December: spring semester (January to May) and autumn semester (September to December).

The programme is a fully online course utilising the increased functionality of education and collaboration tools brought about by the pandemic.  The lecturers are industry professionals sharing their expertise on day to day practices and future trends in the sector with participants.

The purpose of this programme is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to promote and maintain safety and health in a work environment. A strong focus of the programme is on the impact of personal behaviour in the assurance of a safe work environment. This approach adds to the traditional approaches and
seeks to co-create a safety culture in the organisation in which everyone feels empowered and responsible.

Award: Professional Diploma

Qualification: NFQ Level 9 Minor Award

Delivery:  Part-time, Online

Duration: 1 Year (2 semesters)

Start Date: January

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CollegeFlexible Learning Centre (University of Limerick)
Course LocationLimerick
Course CategoryHealth & Safety, Business
Course TypeOnline Learning
Awarding BodyUniversity of Limerick
Awarding Body DetailsProfessional Diploma
Course Duration1 year (2 semesters)
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Enterprise Research Centre, University of Limerick, Limerick City, Limerick, Ireland

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