MBA with Health and Safety Leadership

MBA with Health & Safety Leadership,
Awarded by Abertay University, Scotland
Extended Diploma in Health and Safety Leadership,
Awarded by the Scottish Qualifications Authority
Certified Health and Safety Professional,
Awarded by Chartered Management Institute

The MBA program with Abertay University, focusing on Health and Safety, is tailored to empower professionals with essential expertise for effective leadership in occupational health and safety. Graduates pursuing this program emerge equipped to foster a culture of safety, prioritize employee well-being, and ensure regulatory adherence across various sectors.

By melding fundamental MBA principles with specialized training in health and safety management strategies, regulations, and protocols, the curriculum prioritizes leadership growth. Through hands-on exercises and real-world case studies, students hone critical thinking abilities, positioning them for leadership positions across diverse industries.

Moreover, the MBA in Health and Safety Leadership is an esteemed Triple Crown program, boasting triple certification. Upon successful completion, participants earn an Extended Diploma in Healthcare Management from the Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK, a "Certified Healthcare Management Professional" certificate from the Chartered Institute of Management, UK, and an MBA in Health and Safety Leadership from Abertay University, Scotland.

This comprehensive accreditation ensures graduates possess a robust skill set and recognized credentials, enabling them to excel in leadership roles within the healthcare management sector.

The MBA with Health and Safety Leadership is delivered in two parts:

 Part One: Extended Diploma in Health and Safety Leadership

The initial segment of the program will be conducted entirely through synchronous online learning. Upon finishing Part One, participants will earn a maximum of 120 credits. To attain the Extended Diploma in Health and Safety Leadership, learners must successfully complete all six modules outlined below:

Strategic Leadership and HR Practices in Organisations
Sustainability and Business
Strategic Management
Operations and Project Management
Health & Safety Environment
Occupational Health & Safety

Part Two: MBA with Health and Safety Leadership – Top-Up

The second phase of the program will be provided in a blended format, incorporating live online synchronous classes, individual meetings, and optional in-person workshops. Upon finishing Part Two, participants will earn a maximum of 60 credits. To obtain the MBA with Health and Safety Leadership, learners must successfully complete the modules listed below.

Research Methods
Research Proposal
Management Investigation (Capstone Project)

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    Awarded By

    Abertay University, Scotland


    180 ECTS


    12 - 15 Months


    Online synchronous learning and onsite workshops

    Opportunity to attend the convocation ceremony at Abertay University, Scotland

    Career Prospects

    Individuals who complete the MBA program with a focus on Health and Safety Leadership have a wide range of career prospects available to them. Here are some potential career paths:
    They would be responsible for developing, implementing, and overseeing health and safety policies and procedures to ensure a safe working environment for employees.

    Health and Safety Manager

    Focusing on assessing and addressing workplace hazards and promoting employee well-being.

    Occupational Health and Safety Specialist

    Ensuring organizations adhere to health and safety regulations and standards.

    Compliance Officer

    Offering their expertise to organizations seeking to improve their environmental health and safety practices.

    Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Consultant

    Developing and delivering training programs to employees on various health and safety topics.

    Safety Training and Education Specialist

    Focusing on identifying, assessing, and managing risks within organizations, including those related to health and safety.

    Risk Manager

    Educational Partner

    About Abertay

    Abertay University, formerly the University of Abertay Dundee, is a public university in the city of Dundee, Scotland. Abertay is a modern, friendly university in the heart of Dundee, Scotland, with a strong focus on teaching and preparing its graduates for the world of work, combined with excellence in research and knowledge exchange.

    With roots going back to 1888, Abertay has always responded to the needs of industry, supplying a pipeline of graduate talent to work, lead and innovate across a wide range of sectors. Abertay University prides in offering an inclusive, friendly, and welcoming environment for our students and staff alongside first-rate teaching and excellent student experience.

    An ambitious, forward-thinking institution, it offers degree programmes to prepare students for careers in the modern world. Graduates have gone on to work for organisations including Apple, Google, BBC, Rockstar, Microsoft, Barclays Bank, and Coca Cola, as well as the NHS and government departments.

    Achievements of Abertay University:

    • Ranked Top 10 in UK for Student Experience by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020
    • UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality” by The Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021
    • QAA’s highest rating for academic standards and teaching quality, 2021 

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    About SQA

    The Scottish Qualifications Authority – SQA, sponsored by the Scottish Government’s Learning Directorate, has two primary roles: accreditation and qualifications.

    It accredits credentials other than degrees and approves and guarantees quality to notify bodies that intend to admit individuals for such qualifications. The awarding body, on the other hand, refers to the development and implementation, validation, evaluation, qualifications, and to ensuring that they are up to date and that certificates are issued to candidates. Under these functions, the SQA provides a variety of services for companies and training providers, from training courses and central approvals to personalized awards, credit scores, and licensing services. 

    About Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

    The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) works with business and education to inspire people to become skilled, confident, and successful managers and leaders.

    Chartered Management Institute is the only chartered professional body dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence.

    Over 100,000 managers use CMI’s unique services daily. Organizations like Jaguar, Land Rover, Royal Bank of Scotland, Fujitsu, Allianz, Silverstone, Royal Air Force, London South Bank and Royal College of Physicians use Chartered Management Institute certifications for certifying their professionals.

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    Specialized Curriculum

    The program offers a focused curriculum integrating core MBA principles with specialized training in health and safety management, ensuring graduates possess comprehensive expertise in the field.


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    Triple Crown Accreditation

    Graduates earn triple certification, including an Extended Diploma in Healthcare Management and an MBA in Health and Safety Leadership, providing them with recognized credentials to excel in leadership roles.

    Global Recognition

    With a reputation for quality education and international accreditation, Westford Uni Online ensures graduates receive globally recognized qualifications, enhancing their career prospects.


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