DiplomaFlexible to suit your needs. Full time and part time options are available.
Annual Fees(indicative 2016)
Domestic$2,200 - $2,850
|Throughout the year||
Course related costsNo additional costs
Domestic Applications due
|Received all year|
International Applications due
This programme is delivered online to allow you to fit studies around your job. The programme of study will also be supported with three workshops where you will hear from experts in the Health and Safety field.
You can expect to learn how to implement health and safety requirements into your workplace, manage emergencies in specified workplaces, apply a health and safety plan, develop and implement a hazard management system, produce an occupational health and safety incident investigation, prepare health and safety information for management, facilitate hazard management in an occupational health and safety practice.
You will also be capable of operating professional, ethically and responsibly showing positive leadership.
To complete this Diploma you are required to complete a minimum total of 120 credits. Please browse the guide below to view the course options currently available within this qualification.
To be a full time student you need to maintain a workload of 120 credits per year. We recommend you talk with us to ensure you choose electives to benefit your future career.
- Evidence of literacy, numeracy and an ability to study at the appropriate level. This can be through study, work and/or life experience. CPIT literacy and numeracy assessments are available.
Evidence of literacy, numeracy and an ability to study at the appropriate level. This can be through study, work and/or life experience. Literacy and numeracy assessments are available.
You must be currently working in a supervisory/ management position, or have access to management functions, with access to a computer.
- IELTS 6.0 Academic (no lower than 6.0 in speaking, 5.5
If English is not your first language you may also be required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment.
Note: If you have achieved NCEA Level 3 University Entrance requirements you are not required to provide evidence of English Language Skills.
OVERALL IELTS REQUIREMENTS
Applicants who meet the requirements for admission are accepted into the programme in the order their applications are received.
To apply for this programme please:
- complete an Admission and Enrolment Form or an International Application Form
If you don't meet the criteria for entry into this programme, we can help you meet entry level with our foundation and bridging programmes.
Alternatively, if you feel you have gained your learning through on the job experience talk to us about recognition or assessment of prior learning .
Due to Immigration New Zealand visa requirements international students are ineligible to enrol in this national diploma.
With this qualification you will have a solid grounding in facets of health and safety and be ready to either start your career in this field or advance your current position. These skills can be applied to a whole range of businesses.
Credits from this diploma can be credited towards the Bachelor of Applied Management.
Recommended school subjects
- Computing/ ICT
Develop Processes for a Supportive Work Environment
Develop Strategies to Manage Conflict in an Organisation
Managing a Plan to Achieve Organisational Objectives
Positive Workplace Relationships
Process of Financial Analysis
Produce Business Information
Promote Employee Engagement