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Welcome to the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board Website

We accredit OHS professional education programs.

Our vision is that OHS professional education in Australia is based on strong scientific and technical concepts, is evidence informed, and delivered by competent professionals who are recognised by the industry, government, and the community.

Accreditation provides guidance for students, employers, advisors, and recruiters in assessing education, staff, and industry qualifications.

Recent News

Review of accreditation July 2015

As part of our quality processes the Accreditation Board undertook an extensive review of the implementation of accreditation in 2014. The outcomes of the review indicate that accreditation is impacting positively on the quality of OHS professional education in Australia. This impact varies from pro…

Quick Update: OHS Researchers and Educators July 2015

Dear OHS Educators and Researchers

In addition to our e-newsletter the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board puts out a quick update when there are news items that may be of interest. This Quick Update includes information on the current status of accredited programs and the outcomes of th…

OHS professional education in Australia hits new heights

Professionalism of occupational health and safety hit new heights this week with the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board announcing the current status of accredited university-level OHS education in Australia.

Since the implementation of accreditation in 2012, 10 of the 14 universities w…