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Diploma in Occupational
Safety and Health

KPT/JPS(R/862/4/0044)05/20 (A10326)

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This programme prepares students of safety and health with knowledge and skills that enable them to bring about change in the way safety and health initiatives are implemented in the workplace.

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Summary

Students gain a better understanding on the potential safety and health hazards while broadening their skill set to meet the increasing demands of the OSH industry. Subjects covered will include safety requirements, health regulations, proper use of equipment, safety hazard recognition risk assessment, safety systems and team management skills.

Graduates of this programme are highly sought after to meet the talent needs in various manufacturing, construction and heavy industries.

Career Prospects & Further Education

Students will be well equipped to seek a career as:
Safety & Health Officers
Supervisor/Executives
Site Safety Supervisor
Industrial Hygiene technicians,
Authorized Gas Testers
students will find employment in organizations such as:-
Heavy Industry manufacturing plants
Oil & gas facilities
Chemical factories
Production plants
Training institutes
Construction firms

Duration Of Studies

2.5 years (7 semesters)

 

Year 1

Pengajian Malaysia (Malaysian Studies)

Fundamental English 1

Introduction to Occupational Safety

Bahasa Kebangsaan A / Bahasa Kebangsaan B

Fundamental English II

Fire Skills

Introduction to Occupational Hygiene

Introductory Chemistry

Occupational Safety and Health Law

Human Body Form and Function

First Aid and Emergency Planning

Fundamentals Of Microbiology

OSH Statistics

Introduction to Occupational Health

Introduction to Ergonomics

Workplace Action Research Project I

OSH Management System I

Risk Identification And Assessment Control

Occupational Disease, Prevention and Control

 

Year 2

Emergency Response Plan

OSH Management System II

Machinery And Equipment Safety

Occupational Toxicology

Physics

OSH Information And Data Systems Management

Occupational Safety and Health Practice

Mathematics

Workplace Action Research Project II

Business Organisation Management

 

Year 3

Introduction to IT and Application

Organizational Behaviour

STUDY MODE

Full-time study delivered through the following methods:

• Didactic lectures
• Practical Laboratory sessions
• Industrial training

Entry Requirements

All applicants, except those with a degree qualification in art or humanities, must have passed and attained a minimum of the following:

Examinations Requirement
Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) Obtain 3 (three) credits in the following subjects;

English

Bahasa Malaysia

Mathematics or 1 Science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, General Science, Applied Science);

GCE / O-Level or equivalent Obtain 3 (three) credits (Grade C) in the following subjects:

English

Mathematic

1 Science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Sc/App. Science);

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) Pass with minimum Grade B in 3 (three) of the following subjects;

English

Mathematic

1 Science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Sc/App. Science);

Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) / Sijil Kolej Komuniti (Level 3, MQF) Obtain or pass and Pass SPM with at least 1 credit in 1 subject;

Enrichment programme (if needed);

Other certificate (Level 3, MQF) Pass with at least CGPA 2.00;
Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) Pass with at least Grade C (CGPA 2.00) in 1 subject;
Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) Pass (Maqbul level);
Other qualifications deemed equivalent by the Government of Malaysia

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