Diploma in Occupational Safety & Health

 

Why DOSH With DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia

EFFECTIVE DELIVERY 

Our programme is delivered via interactive and engaging lessons, which allow for efficient time management, especially for individuals with hectic work schedules. Our online platform is user-friendly and conducive for learning.

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATES

Our graduates will be exempted  from taking 4 examination papers and any courses in National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)​. Our graduates can also apply the Green Book  from JKKP after 3 years of working. Furthermore, apart from the popular diploma in Occupational Safety and Health, they will be conferred with other advanced certificate and professional certificate related to the industry.

Programme Summary

Graduates will acquire an in-depth knowledge on occupational safety and health and competency to deal with the constantly changing requirement for safety. The programme is designed to provide students with a multidisciplinary knowledge, insights, and skills to help them succeed in their career.

Target Groups

The programme is designed specifically for students seeking to advance their career in the realm of safety . It serves as a platform for students to acquire fresh knowledge and skills that will enable them to navigate the rapidly evolving challenges in their job., and enable them to obtain their Professional Certificate as Safety and Health Officer (SHO Officer)

Entry Requirement

Sub-sector of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH), and sub-sector of Health Care Management.

OR

Passed SPM or its equivalent and obtained three (3) credits in the following subjects:

  • Mathematics or a science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science) and
  • Any TWO other subjects (including English and/or Malay if credits are obtained).

OR

Passed GCE/O Level or its equivalent with a pass in Bahasa Melayu or Bahasa Inggeris and obtained 3 credits (Grade C) in the following subjects:

  • Mathematics or ONE science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/General Science); and
  • Any TWO other subjects (including English and/or Malay if credits are obtained).

OR

Certificate in Health Sciences with a minimum CGPA of 2.50. Passed STPM with at least Grade C (GP 2.0) in any subject*

OR

Passed SKM/SVM Level 3 (Level 3, MQF) in the relevant field.

OR

Passed SKM Level 3 (Level 3 MQF) in the related field (PPT is required to conduct screening and relevant strengthening programs** corresponding to the program field)

**The duration of the strengthening program shall not exceed one year or two academic semesters.

Programme Structure

DIPLOMA IN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (DOSH FT – EC)
SEMESTER COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CREDIT HOUR
1 DELL1013 ENGLISH FOR COMMUNICATION 1 3
MPU2252 THINKING SKILL IN DIGITAL AGE 2
MPU2212 BAHASA KEBANGSAAN A (NOT CREDIT BM in SPM)
DCMP1023 FUNDAMENTAL OF PYTHON PROGRAMMING 3
MPU2173 PENGHAYATAN ETIKA DAN PERADABAN (MALAYSIAN) 3
MPU2133 MALAY LANGUAGE FOR COMMUNICATION 1 (INTERNATIONAL)
SECS1014 SPECIAL ENHANCEMENT COURSE OF SCIENCE 4
SECM1014 SPECIAL ENHANCEMENT COURSE OF MATHEMATICS 4
  DSFY1012 SAFETY , HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT 2
Credit Hours 11
2 DSFY1133 ELEMENTARY STATISTICS 3
DSFY1113 BASIC SCIENCE 3
DSFY1023 INTRODUCTION TO OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH 3
DHLT1013 BASIC ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY 3
DSFY1033 OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY HEALTH LEGISLATIONS 3
Credit Hours 15
3 DSFY1123 BEHAVIOR BASED SAFETY 3
DCMP1043 INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT) 3
DSFY1043 INDUSTRIAL SAFETY 3
DHLT2023 INDUSTRIAL HEALTH 3
MPUC2422 COMMUNITY SERVICES 2
MPUC2442 SOCIAL ENTREPRENNEUR
Credit Hours 14
4 DHLT1053 OCCUPATIONAL EPIDEMIOLOGY AND TOXICOLOGY 3
DHLT2043 INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE 3
DSFY2063 HAZARD IDENTIFICATION AND RISK MANAGEMENT 3
DSFY2053 FIRE PREVENTION AND PROTECTION SYSTEM 3
MPUC2432 SOCIAL INNOVATIVE 2
MPUC2452 BUSINESS INCUBATION
Credit Hours 14
5 DSFY2073 PROCESS SAFETY AND LOSS PREVENTION 3
DHLT2033 ERGONOMIC 3
DSFY2093 INCIDENT AND ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION 3
DENV2013 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND SUSTAINABILITY 3
DSFY2103 EMERGENCY RESPONSE & PREPAREDNESS 3
Credit Hours 15
6 MPU2362 INTEGRITY AND ANTI-CORRUPTION 2
MPU2352 SUSTAINABILITY IN COMMUNITY
DENV2023 WASTE MANAGEMENT 3
DSFY2083 OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY HEALTH MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS 3
DSFY2143 CONSTRUCTION SAFETY 3
Credit Hours 11
7 DFET2072 INTERNSHIP 12
Credit Hours 12
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 92

Career Prospect

The graduates would be employed as Safety Supervisor, Occupational Hygienist, Safety and Health Practitioner, Safety and Health Auditor, and Occupational Safety and Health Coordinator and Safety Advisers.