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Certificate Programme in Health, Safety and Environment Management

Background

Certificate Programme in Health, Safety and Environment Management (HSE) is a three-month eLearning Course for health, medical, environment, safety and engineering professionals. Developed by Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar (IIPHG), it will be delivered by a multidisciplinary team from IIPHG and experts in the field.

It’s a myth that only good and affluent enterprises have a good HSE management. Truth of the matter is that good HSE management helps an organization in achieving its goal of excellence. HSE is an input rather than a by product for successful ventures; public or private, formal or informal

Aims and Objective

The aim of this course is to introduce participants to the concepts & components of HSE and understand HSE issues in India and globally. Broadly, it will help participants to:

  • Understand important concepts and components of HSE
  • Be aware of local and global HSE issues and their burden
  • Know meaning of health and its relationship with work
  • Be familiar with various health hazards associated with occupation
  • Recognize and assess OH hazards
  • Get familiar with basics of safety and its management at work
  • Understand the environment impact, assessment methodology
  • Follow statutory requirements
  • Visualize how health, safety and environment at work interact with each other

Eligibility

The course is open to any science graduate / engineering degree / diploma holder and it will be useful to

  • Those pursuing Advanced diploma in Industrial safety, M.Sc. Env Science, M.D. DPH, MPH, PGDPHM
  • Graduates of science, environment science, any branch of engineering or medicine
  • Professionals working in HSE departments or having responsibility for this function
  • Individuals from NGOs working in the area of occupational health, safety and environment.
  • Personnel from enforcement agencies such as DISH, PCB etc
  • Shop-floor personnel (production, maintenance)
  • Personnel in HR, CSR

Course Contents

Five modules totalling to 8 credits:

  • Introduction to HSE concepts
  • Fundamentals & practice of Occupational Health
  • Safety management
  • Environment and workplace
  • Integrated approach to HSE

Evaluation

Evaluation will be through online based written assignments, short tests / quizzes & participation in online interactive sessions.

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  • Starts: 01 Sep, 2018
  • Last date for applying: 31 Oct, 2018
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Brochure: Download
  • Program Fee: Indian: 9000 INR , South Asian Candidates : SAARC states "Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka".

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    140 USD , Other International Candidates: 330 USD