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Australian Catholic University
Offered by Australian Catholic University through Open Universities Australia, this online unit will introduce you to a range of occupational health, safety and environmental hazards relevant to workplaces.
Expanding on your existing knowledge gained from the prerequisite units, this intermediate unit delves in-depth into specific organisational hazards, including physical, chemical and ergonomic hazards.
You will also explore concepts of occupational health, safety and environmental risk management, and how to assess and control such hazards.
You cannot complete this unit if you have completed any unit deemed academically equivalent.
To be eligible for this unit, you must have successfully completed the following units:
In this OHSE Hazards unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is not currently a requirement for any course.
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This unit introduces you to a range of occupational health, safety and environmental hazards relevant to workplaces, plus concepts of risk management, which are directly applicable to practical work in organisations.
You will be able to communicate effectively with occupational health and safety professionals, and be able to identify sources of adverse effects on health and environment.
You will understand the impacts to health and environment with the interaction of the workplace, work systems, environment and people; and facilitate the control of OHSE risks to health or environment in organisations.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.