Health and Safety Diploma


5 full days per course


UCLan Cyprus Campus, 7080 Pyla, Larnaka   View map


Short Courses


The Institute of Professional Studies at UCLan Cyprus, in co-operation with TUV Academy offers a series of Health, Safety and Environment Courses based on the needs of the modern industry.

By the end of each course you receive:

  • Certificate of assessment and Examination
  • Certificate of attendance

Principles of Health & Safety at General Work Space and Process Industry

Duration: 5 full days

You will learn:

  • about the principles of health and safety in various work spaces and conditions
  • to perform activities in work space in a safe manner to reduce or/and eliminate risks involved at work spaces
  • to identify and manage health and safety risks, monitor, prepare report and review performance at work spaces
  • to implement a safe system of work in various industrial working conditions covering a wide range of industries
  • to respond to accident and sudden illnesses
  • to move and handle equipment and other objects safely
  • to promote fire safety and electrical safety at work spaces
  • about the proper and safe use of Personal Protective Equipment PPE

HSE Risk Management in the Oil & Gas Industry

Duration: 5 full days

You will learn:

  • to describe the requirements of the OHSAS 18001:2007 & OHSAS 18002:2008 standards
  • to use various risk assessment tools and techniques that are applied by petroleum and gas exploration and production organisations
  • to deal and interpret the requirements of ISO 17776:2002 to prevent dangerous incidents as well as to control and mitigate any kind of incident that may occur
  • to identify risks and assess systems background in HSE‐MS
  • to identify threats, assess and control based on OHSAS 18001:2007 & OHSAS 18002:2008 standards
  • to use the risk management template and approach in ISO 17776 Standard
  • to utilise the HAZID risk identification methodology

HSE Management System Checking

You will learn:

  • about the HSE audit requirements and implementation, the importance of HSE management of contractors, as well as the system evaluation techniques
  • to perform value adding auditing based on the requirements of ISO 19011 International Audit Guidelines
  • to prepare an audit programme and audit check lists
  • to prepare audit reports with findings for auditees and for management
  • to evaluate contractors, how to conduct a contract & how to control them during the contract period
  • to design a HSE plan for contractors and how to supervise the HSE plan and contractor
  • to describe the required actions before and after workplace mobilization
  • to describe the key performance indicators and the comprehensive performance evaluation methods

Environmental Management Systems

You will learn:

  • to demonstrate a firm and critical understanding of environmental management systems, including their planning, implementation, operation and auditing
  • how to establish, document, implement, maintain and continually improve an environmental management system
  • about the requirements of ISO14001.1
  • to critically evaluate EMS options for organizations
  • to demonstrate the basic skills required to analyze environmental management needs and plan the development and Implementation of an EMS
  • to examine the key stages in developing, implementing, auditing and reviewing an EMS
  • to provide an overview of environmental management standards, like ISO 14001, the Eco‐Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS)