This clinical course will focus on assessing work environments, analyzing jobs, and making recommendations to improve the health and safety of the workplace. The course provides the nurse with opportunities to build on communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and systematic inquiry skills related to the role of the occupational health nurse. This course uses a distance delivery format. Students will complete the readings, course assignments and schedule site visits in consultation with their tutor. Students have 12 weeks to complete all course requirements.
Contact the Program Head at 604-451-7082 for approval to register in this clinical course. Course delivery is online format. Please note the Advanced Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing program is closing: no further courses will be offered after the September 2019 term.
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Assess and analyze the work environment using the principles of occupational health nursing, industrial hygiene and safety.
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