Comments about Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS) - At the institution - Hamilton - Ontario
To produce inquisitive graduates who can be:
* Problem solvers
* Self-directed learners
* Critical Appraiser of Literature
* Effective members of a multidisciplinary team
To produce graduates with expertise and skills:
* In recognition and assessment of the effects of workplace hazards on human health
* To institute appropriate medical, hygiene, or programmatic intervention for the protection of workers' health.
Optional clinical experience can be available.
Students with a relevant university degree or equivalent education and work experience.
Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (DOHS)
The Diploma consists of 11 major modules which range from 2 to 10 days and 11 mini modules of 1 day duration.
MAJOR MODULES MINI MODULES
Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Critical Appraisal Asbestos
Dust, Ventilation, TLVs and Sampling Strategies Asthma
Noise and Hearing Loss Clinical Occupational Health
Musculoskeletal Injury & Rehabilitation Construction Exposure
Dermatitis Environmental Aspects
Solvents Indoor Air Quality and Mould
Metals (Lead) Non-ionizing Radiation
Disability and Return to Work Radiation
Work Stress & Mental Health Sampling and Analysis
Cancer Occupational Health and Safety Management
Safety Union Perspective