According to Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Safety Officers and Safety Supervisors) Regulations, a proprietor of construction site, shipyard and container handling workplace have to employ safety officer for the premises if the total number of employees are 100 or more. This programme provides a specific training on safety and health for the learners aim to be a safety officer.
MBS4029X - Safety and Health Legislation (36 hrs)
MBS4030X - Fundamentals of Occupational Hygiene (30 hrs)
MBS4035X - Safety and Health Management (30 hrs)
MBS4036X - Audit and Accident Investigation (33 hrs)
MBS4037X - Risk Assessment, Inspection and Integrity (33 hrs)
MBS4038X - Engineering Safety (36 hrs)
- Learners' performance in each module will be assessed by Continuous Assessment (CA) and End-of-Module Assessment (EA). The assessments will be conducted in English.
- Attendance requirement is 70% for each module.
- 2 to 3 nights per week, 18:30 - 21:30.
- Duration: 198 hrs. The normal duration for completion of the programme is around 10 – 12 months.
This programme has been recognised by the Labour Department as a scheduled qualification for Safety Officers
in Hong Kong as stipulated in the Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Safety Officers and Safety Supervisors) Regulations.
Mature applicants, i.e. those aged 21 or above, with at least 2 years’ relevant work experience AND a pass in the entrance assessment
Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E/Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent, with two years’ work experience; or
Completion of a QF Level 3 programme, or equivalent, with one year’s work experience or currently employed
Financial Assistance Scheme
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Vplus Engineering. Successful applicants will be refunded 60% of the tuition fees of eligible programmes.