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Faculty of Health Science

Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health (Security)(MQA/FA1375)

Why Study Diploma In Occupational Safety & Health (Security) @ Smart College

The Diploma on Occupational Safety & Health (Security) program at SMART College will expand your knowledge and skills in:

  • Occupational Safety & Health (OSH)
  • Occupational Hygiene
  • Risk Management
  • Hazard Management
  • OSH Management System
  • Legislation & Regulation applications

We also provide ‘real world’ experience in our programs to expose our students to a wide variety of actual safety issues.

All these knowledge and skills will equip you to be ready to tackle actual problems in your future work place and are able to be adaptable and flexible to changing situations.

Modules Studied

Listed below are some of the core modules the student will be learning:

  • Introduction to Occupational Safety & Health
  • OSH Law
  • Industrial hygiene

  • Risk Management
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Introduction to Emergency Planning

We also concentrate on laboratory analysis and to the presentation of expert testimony in a moot court session.


Entry Requirements

This Diploma targets those who have successfully completed their Malaysian Certificate of Education (SPM), and staff of companies who seek career advancement or additional qualifications in this field.

Students are required to:

5 credits in SPM (compulsory credit in Science or Mathematics)

Pass SPM

Career Opportunities

This program provides career in numerous industries:

Oil & Gas
Government & Private Sector

There is a major shortage of experts in the area of Occupational Safety. In alignment with the Vision 2020, Malaysia is looking to increase the amount of experts in this industry. Health & Safety Officer.

Some examples of jobs are listed below:

Safety & Security Officer
Enforcement Officer
Emergency Response Officer
Staff of Work safe Malaysia
Occupational health and safety consultants
Occupational health nurses
Medical practitioners involved in occupational medicine
Environmental health, air pollution and noise control specialists
Occupational hygienists