300 Classroom Hours
10 Courses · Zero Deadlines
Start Anytime · Finish at Your Pace

UNBC’s Occupational Health & Safety Online Certificate for practitioners provides the knowledge, tools, and procedures you will need to build your OH&S professional career. Developed and taught by experienced instructors, this online certificate helps you establish fundamental skills to become an OH&S professional, enabling you to work in various industries.

Why Choose the Occupational Health & Safety Online Certificate?

The Occupational Health & Safety Online Certificate offers:

  • Self-paced Curriculum: The certificate is completely self-paced. Therefore, you determine the pace and duration it takes to finish your certificate.
  • Easy-to-use Format: All courses use video-based instruction that is supported by easily navigated learning tools for quick and easy material review.
  • Instant Course Access: You will have immediate access to course material the moment your registration is approved. Therefore, you could start today if you wanted!
  • Responsive Program Support: From start to finish, our support staff will be available to help you with registration, coursework advisement, scheduling, technical support, and more.
  • Industry-recognized Qualifications: Presently, this certificate fulfills the academic requirements for certification by the Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP). However, as of July 1, 2018, a certificate will fulfill the academic requirements for the Canadian Registered Safety Technician (CRST) Certification, whereas a Diploma will now be the minimum academic requirements for certification by the BCRSP. For details about changes in BCRSP requirements, go to BCRSP upcoming changes or visit here.

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Payment Option 1

Register for the entire OH&S Certificate in advance for a cost of $4500. Choose this option and you will save more than $3000.

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Payment Option 2

Pay and learn as you go.
Register for each individual course at a cost of $765 per course.

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10 Courses to Complete

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Who is this program for?

For Learners: First, the OH&S Certificate is for learners who do not have the educational requirements that many employers look for when hiring health and safety employees. Second, the program is also for learners who do work in the field, to upgrade their skills where necessary.

Furthermore, the OH&S Certificate gives learners access to comprehensive knowledge and skills relevant to most industries. As a result, certificate recipients earn credentials that qualify them to work in virtually any field. Noteworthy industries such as mining, agriculture, healthcare, administration, natural resource areas and hospitality, are just some of the fields in which trained health and safety staff are in demand.

For Employers: As an employer, you know how important it is to establish a safe work environment for your employees. Moreover, you know how challenging it is to train your staff. The OH&S Certificate offers a flexible curriculum that is responsive to any schedule. Therefore, employers can complete their courses or certification on their time, eliminating any possible disruption to your company’s productivity.


Occupational Health & Safety Online Certificate

Learn from Experienced and Respected Instructors

Our various instructors bring more than 80 years of combined OH&S expertise to this program. Furthermore, each one is industry certified and passionate about sharing the experiential knowledge they have gained working in their respective fields.

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