Certificate Courses July 2018

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The Barbados Community College Industry Services Unit invites applications for admission to certificate courses. Please continue to visit this page for the next date for classes.

Application forms can be collected from the Office of the Registrar or download the application form below. Fees are payable at the Accounts Department between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. and are non-refundable after the second week of commencement of courses. The ISU reserves the right to alter programme availability, content and requirements to meet changing conditions. For additional information, please contact Industry Services Unit at 426-2858 Ext 5296 or the Office of the Registrar 426-2858 Ext 5226/5227.


Registration has been extended to Friday 29 June, 2018.


Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge ans skills to effectively organize and operate a safety program for any size or type of industry. This intensive forty-five (45) hour course is for those interested in learning about safety management responsibilities, although it is also an excellent review and update for an experienced safety professional. This course is the first of three that prepare participants to meet the Occupational Safety and Health Level 3, National Qualification Barbados (NVQB).


Course Content

Introduction to Occupational Safety 

Working Safely and Identifying Hazards

Health and Safety Hazards 

Risk Assessment 

Basic First Aid 

Construction Safety 

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Ergonomics and Human Factor Engineering 

Management of Health Hazards I

Management of Health Hazards II


Start date: July 4, 2018

Class days: Mondays and Wednesdays 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Duration: 15 weeks

Cost: $700.00

Entry Requirement: None

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