Looking to take on more responsibility in your workplace?
This course gives you the health and safety knowledge required by employees and supervisors in a range of industries and disciplines.
You learn how to assess your workplace for risks and hazards and develop the skills to become a health and safety warden and representative in your workplace.
You'll be able to play an active role in analysing and improving your organisation’s health and safety. If you’re already employed in a supervisory role, completing this course means you’ll comply with health and safety rules for a person in charge of a place of work.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:
- New Zealand Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety Practice (Level 3)
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15 weeks full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
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- health and safety representative in any workplace
- fire and emergency warden in any workplace
Topics you'll cover
- PUBH3003 Introduction to Workplace Health and Safety
- PUBH3004 Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
- PUBH3005 Health and Safety Practices
- PUBH3006 Benefits of Good WH&S Practices
|Indicative Fees *||$2,958-$3,060 for domestic students|
Take advantage of our early bird fees for your 2022 study. Enrol by 3 December 2021 and you’ll pay the 2021 tuition fees. Conditions apply.*
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Student Loans and Allowances
This course meets the requirements for student allowance and student loan applications through StudyLink.
- A student loan helps to pay for your course fees (the compulsory fees), study materials e.g. books, equipment, and living costs. You'll have to pay this money back.
- A student allowance is a weekly payment that can help with your living expenses while you’re studying. You don't have to pay the money back.
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Scholarships are one way you might be able to get some financial help. Any scholarships specifically related to this course are shown below, otherwise check out the full list of scholarships promoted by Toi Ohomai.
Course Entry Information
- have NCEA Level 1 with 10 credits in Numeracy and 10 credits in Literacy, OR
- equivalent knowledge and skills; and
- evidence of English language competency where English is not a first language.
You’ll be invited to an information meeting prior to Toi Ohomai offering you a place. This is your opportunity to find out more about the course content and to make sure you're on the most appropriate course for your career aspirations and current level of experience.
For courses at levels 1-3, domestic and international students will be required to:
Provide evidence of ability to complete academic requirements.
English language requirements
Level 3 certificate IELTS General or Academic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 with an endorsement of either General, Workplace or Academic, or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.
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Course Locations and Intake Information
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- 15 weeks full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
Further Study Options
Courses Offered at Toi Ohomai
Courses Currently Under Development at Toi Ohomai, or Offered at Other Institutions
New Zealand Diploma in Workplace Health and Safety Management (Level 6)