Holland College | Occupational Health and Safety Technology



Occupational Health and Safety Technology

Start Date: September and January
Length: 1 Year
Location: Web Based and SWC
Credential: Certificate, OH&S Technician
  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent, with credits at or above the general level

  • Resumé, including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program

Note: Basic computer skills are strongly recommended.

Fees for the academic year 2019/2020. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

International Student fee is an additional $4000 per year (includes International Health Fee).
International Student fee is due on first day of class.

Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year
Tuition $ 5,842
Student Union $ 168
Health Insurance Fee $ 410
Grad Fee $ 100
Other Courses $ 400
First Aid/WHIMIS Food Safety $ 100
Total $ 7,020
1stinstallment due first day of class $ 3,620
2ndinstallment due January 7th $ 3,400
Other Program Costs 1st Year
Books $ 1,000
Total $ 1,000

Graduates from this program may find employment with:

  • Graduates will be prepared for career opportunities as entry-level practitioners in Occupational Health and Safety in a variety of industries and organizations.

Program Overview

The Occupational Health and Safety Technology program will provide you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to promote and maintain the health and safety of employees in an organization. You will learn the roles and responsibilities of an occupational health and safety practitioner, including risk management, hazard recognition control and prevention, and safety management systems in the workplace. You will also learn about occupational health and safety legislation and organizations, and how to apply best practices.

Please note: This program is a combination of online learning and in-class learning. Classes take place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. on the Summerside Waterfront Campus. 

View a detailed list of courses for this program.


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