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Certificate in Transport Safety Management

Status: Opening Soon


Level

06

Duration

30 weeks

Department

Mechanical & Automobile Engineering


Start Date

28/09/2020

Course Type

Flexible & Professional

Location

Limerick

The aim of this course is to address the need to provide professionals in the transport industry with safety awareness training when dealing with Drivers, Vehicles, Warehousing, Vehicle repair facilities and public roads.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements but this course is aimed at professional people involved in the transport industry.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE: Applicants who do not have English as their first language must ensure they satisfy English Language requirements. For entry to undergraduate courses, a minimum score of 5.5 in an IELTS exam is required. For postgraduate courses, a minimum of 6.0 is required. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their English proficiency meets these requirements.

Who can I contact?

What modules will I study?

Course content is delivered in 5 main topics covering the following:

• Load Securing / Safe Loading and Unloading

• Vehicle Safety and Maintenance Management

• Driver Health, Wellbeing and Safety Management (Occupational Health)

• Transport workplace design layout and Equipment Safety

• Journey and Route Safety management

More Information

Delivery

LIT Moylish

30 weeks 3 hours per week

Timetable TBC

What will the time commitment be?

Each 5 credits will normally equate to approximately 100 Total Learning Hours. Total Learning Hours includes the time you spend in class (lectures, tutorials, practical elements) and the time you spend completing work outside of college.  The balance between these two varies by discipline, and by level of study. You should bear in mind that the workload will increase at particular times e.g. when assignments are due.

Assessment

End of year exam, work based or research project, and online assessments.

Qualification

Certificate in Transport Safety Management (Special Purpose Award, Level 6, 10 Credits)

Application Deadline

TBC

For queries relating to the course

Contact: Department of Flexible Learning

Email: Flexible@lit.ie

Fees

TBC