Over the past decade, there has been notably increased demand for knowledge and skills in relation to the management and control of many environmental and occupational hazards. However, the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic has, more than ever before, highlighted the important role of the Environmental Health & Safety professional in protecting the health of the worker, our community and society worldwide.
The programme is designed to meet the needs of all industry sectors and provides students with a high quality qualification in the area of Environmental Health and Safety. This honours BSc programme is a multidisciplinary professionally accredited programme and graduates are qualified to work in the profession immediately after graduation.
Students get an opportunity to experience life as an Environmental Health and Safety professional when they complete a seven month paid work placement in industry during fourth year. Despite the challenges of the on-going Pandemic, 100% of our students secured a work placement in 2020, many of whom are working with EHS Managers across various sectors including Bio-Pharma, Pharma, Construction, Manufacturing and others.