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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

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…

New WHS program at University of Wollongong achieves accreditation

The University of Wollongong has provided post graduate education in occupational health and safety since 2000. Following a UOW review of the previous Master of Science (OHS) and Master of Science (Occupational Hygiene Practice), the WHS academic program was totally revamped and a new Post Graduate…