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Program Information

School:Lambton College
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Description:Many industries, ranging from construction and manufacturing to energy and health care are seeking specially trained workers to support and promote healthier workplaces. The Workplace Safety & Prevention Technician program is uniquely designed to assist students in identifying, assessing, and managing risks in a variety of work environments. Graduates can expect to attain the competencies required to effectively implement and evaluate health and safety systems in occupational settings.

Program curriculum will define health and safety objectives and students will develop corresponding policies and procedures. Emphasis is placed upon the understanding of legislation and recognizing, preventing and evaluating workplace hazards. Students will also develop the skills necessary to identify and report on safety and health conditions in a workplace.
URL:Workplace Safety & Prevention at Lambton College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,278

These fees apply to the 2018-2019 academic year and are subject to change. Fees do not include books (unless specifically noted), supplies or living costs.
Scholarships:1
Careers:Health Inspectors

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •   Chemistry  or   Biology 

Applicants are required to have an O.S.S.D. or equivalent with Grade 12 English C or U, and Grade 11 or 12 Chemistry or Biology (C or U). (both recommended, only one is required). Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes, be out of secondary school for at least one year and usually do not have a high school diploma. Mature applicant assessment for this program is available in the Counselling Department in the subject of English. The assessment(s) will demonstrate proficiency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext. 3412. Academic admission requirements can be obtained through Academic Upgrading and Pre-Programs at Lambton College.

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0]

International students are required to have IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0 with no individual bands less than 5.5. Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    This program requires a mobile device (laptop or tablet).

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on January 09, 2019