Diploma in Higher Education in Occupational Health (Technician)

Diploma in Higher Education in Occupational Health (Technician)

This unique course develops and enhances the competence and skills needed by occupational health technician. It provides a strong element rooted in practice and you will develop your skills of analysis and evaluation to diploma level.

This course will prepare you for work in any occupational health practice setting. The course will develop your independent judgement and problem solving skills to assess, implement and evaluate healthcare in the workplace. It will also develop your leadership and managerial skills, as well as your ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded an HE Diploma in Occupational Health and have the opportunity to sit the exam for NEBOSH NGC1 Management of Health and Safety. For an additional fee, you can go onto complete NGC 2 Controlling Workplace Hazards and NGC3 Health and safety practical application to obtain the NESBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.

What you will study


  • Occupational Health Practice
  • Management of Health and Safety (Unit 1 NEBOSH)
  • The Workplace Environment
  • Clinical Skills for Practice (Technicians)
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This course is taught at: Glyntaff Campus, Pontypridd

Tuition Fees

Home & EU Students

For full-time and part-time undergraduate fees please see our Home & EU Student Fee pages

International Students

For full-time undergraduate fees please see our International Student Fee pages


  • Part Time 1 - 4 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
    • Part Time 1 - 4 Years Start Date: Sep 2017