The OHS Body of Knowledge

Reported by Haydee | 20 Apr, 2012

The OHS Body of Knowledge, which describes the core knowledge expected of OHS professionals, and provides a basis for accrediting OHS graduate and post graduate courses was launched on 18 April 2012. The need for a body of knowledge for OHS professionals was determined during reviews of OHS legislation and OHS education in Australia. “The …

Universities unable to keep up with the high demand for occupational safety professionals, survey says

Reported by Haydee | 24 Feb, 2012

Universities failed to keep up with the increasing demand for workplace safety professionals, a survey released Tuesday revealed. According to the survey conducted by SafeSearch, the “pipeline of qualified professionals graduating from universities are diminishing,” as corporate Australia struggles to meet demand for work safety. The survey showed majority of respondents emphasized the importance of …