Occupational health and safety

Strive for safety as an indispensable OHS professional

Study workplace health and safety and join the profession that makes a difference. Choose from our range of OHS courses and learn health and safety foundations. Studying OHS through higher education incorporates broad principals including ethics and integrity, legal aspects, and psychological hazards in the occupational environment.

Become a dedicated occupational health and safety professional that shows industry what it means to work safe. Enjoy diverse roles in small business, large business and government. Work in cities or remote locations like rigs and mines.

Influence real safety outcomes through meaningful work.

Find and enrol in an OHS course online through OUA.

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We can guide you in your selection from 160+ degrees, and 1300+ subjects, from leading Australian unis.

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