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Welcome to the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board Website

We accredit OHS professional education programs.

Out 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

OHS Researchers and Educators

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 new chapters for the OHS Body of Knowledge, three conferences and some new OHS books. If you do no…

A wake up call for the OHS profession

The Safesearch remuneration survey 2014-15 released this week revealed that senior OHS managers believe that safety is plateauing and that a ‘step change’ is required for OHS professionals to be front and centre in a ‘challenging commercial environment’ http://www.safesearch.com.au/ . While…

Federation University gain OHS accreditation

Following an intensive review of their program, Federation University recently gained accreditation from the Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board for their Graduate Diploma in Occupational Hazard Management.

In 1979, under the banner of the then Ballarat College of Advanced education and…