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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 – January 2016

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 first Quick Update for 2016 is packed with information. It includes exciting news announcing a jo…

Curtin OHS/Health promotion combination delivers

The Australian OHS Education Accreditation Board today announced accreditation of the first Bachelor of Science double degree in OHS and Health Promotion.

This combined qualification offers students the opportunity to develop skills to deliver an expanded role for OHS in the workplace compatible…

Global OHS Professional Capability Framework to give clarity to OHS role

The International Network of Safety and Health Practitioner Organisations (INSHPO) today launched the Global Capability Framework for Occupational Health and Safety Professionals at the FLUORO Conference in Perth.

The result of 3 years development and consultation across 11 countries with input f…