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Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) in Risk and Safety Management (e-learning/open)

Risktec Solutions
Course summary
2 years
12,170 GBP excl. VAT
Part time
Online courses
Next available date: 01/10/2021 - Online courses
Postgraduate Education

Course description

Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) in Risk and Safety Management - distance learning risk management course

Delivered via distance learning, Risktec's Postgraduate Diploma in Risk and Safety Management gives students the opportunity to equip themselves with the practical skills they need to excel in their professional roles in risk and safety management.

The second stage of Risktec's postgraduate study programme - which begins with a Postgraduate Certificate and ends with an MSc - the PgDip requires the completion of 12 modules over a period of 2 years.  These cover a range of specific topics related to Risk Assessment, Management Systems, Leadership, Research & Reporting and Software, but also include a number of sector-specific modules designed for the Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Marine, Rail and Renewables sectors.

The course will be delivered by experienced teachers with extensive industry experience, who will provide your staff with the practical insights and expertise needed to tackle real-world risk management problems confidently and effectively.

Suitability - Who should attend?

The PgDip in Risk and Safety Management is designed for staff working in process safety, technical safety, safety engineering or nuclear safety in major hazard industries.

Candidates must have a relevant Bachelor degree or 5+ years of relevant work experience.  They must also have proven English language capability and broadband Internet access.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Students who complete the course and all relevant assessments will receive a PgDip in Risk and Safety Management validated by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU).

Training Course Content

Students are required to complete 12 modules to gain the 120 credits required.

Course delivery details

Course format & materials
Enrolment on the course gives students access to the Risktec Online learning environment.  The module material includes slides and explanatory notes plus references to further reading and useful websites.  Students engage in online activities including tests, discussions and group tasks.  Support from the module teacher is available throughout the programme.

Other training formats
The PgCert is also available as a private, customisable course for corporate clients (face-to-face, blended learning or distance learning).

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Risktec Solutions - Specialist Risk Management Consultancy & Training Provider, part of the TÜV Rheinland Group

With headquarters in Warrington and local offices across the UK, Middle East, Far East and North America, Risktec is a specialist provider of risk management and safety training for companies all over the world. As part of the TÜV Rheinland Group, Risktec operates...

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Average rating 5

Based on 14 reviews.

Heather, postgraduate student
Thanks for another great module! I found the Culture, Behaviour and Competency module particularly interesting and relevant to what I am currently doing in my line of work. Linking safety culture into learnings from notable major accidents was a good reminder how important the right leadership is and the influence of human behaviour on accident ...
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postgraduate student
The course was very interesting. I did learn a lot new stuff on the subject, which helped me to look at safety culture and behavior issues managed within my organization from a different angle.Thanks again to Risktec for such a great course.
Sam, postgraduate student
I thought the class was put together very well, and I found the content interesting and useful in my daily work. I was quite nervous starting classes again, but I felt like the workload was perfect and I was able to find a balance. Thank you!
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