Students will develop knowledge of and skills in, the design and application of environment, health and safety standards, regulations and practices in the UAE. Students will learn the skills needed to take an active role in this fast developing !eld and assist in the implementation of the ADEHSMS, Abu Dhabi Environment, Health and Safety Management System.
Graduates will have the technical skills to plan, implement and evaluate the work of others with safety responsibilities. They will have higher level environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) skills that will allow them to provide planning and technical advice and support to a professional EH&S practitioner.
All students will complete a work placement in an Environment Health & Safety Department of a government or private entity prior to graduating, during which they are expected to apply, and extend, the skills they learned in the classroom. Graduates will be eligible to work as health and safety compliance officers, health and safety liaison officers, and environmental health and safety coordinators. To meet the requirements of UAE legislation, private and government entities need to develop, implement and maintain a compliant EHSMS. Emirati graduates will have an important role to play in this goal.
About Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute (ADVETI)
Vocational education and training prepares learners for careers that are based in paraprofessional or practical activities, related to a specic occupation or vocation. The learner directly develops expertise in a particular vocation.
Vocational education includes a diversity of occupations including retail, information technology, business, travel and tourism, hotel management, hospitality, nance, medical, property, paralegal, environment, health, safety, design.
Learners develop skills to enable them to be procient in the workplace. These skills are occupational skills, industry skills and essential skills.