Part-timeOccupational Health and Safety Certificate
Location update: Due to the COVID-19 situation, in-person courses have been moved to online-supported remote delivery through December 31, 2021.
SFU’s Occupational Health and Safety Certificate consists of six core courses and two to four electives.
Introduction to Health and Safety Systems (OHS505) provides foundational knowledge and is a prerequisite for the following courses:
- Management of Health and Safety Systems (OHS510)
- Fundamentals of Occupational Hygiene (OHS515)
- Safety Hazard Recognition, Evaluation and Control (OHS520)
Final course offerings: The months indicated below represent the final dates these courses will be offered in the current program.
Core courses (234 hours)
Fundamentals of Occupational Hygiene OHS515 (Sep 2021)
Organizational Behaviour MGMT115 (Offered Jan, May and Sep 2021)
Note: To meet the requirements of the Occupational Health and Safety Certificate, you must successfully complete the six core courses above, plus 78 hours of electives from the list below.
Electives (choose for a total of 78 hours or more)
Health and Safety Risk Management OHS530 (Jan 2021)
Interpersonal Business Communication MGMT110
Workplace Training and Development MGMT316
(36 hours) Note that this course has prerequisites
Vocational Accommodations REH128
Workplace Wellness OHS540 (currently unavailable)