Title: Occupational Health, Safety and Environment Level 2

NQF Level: 2

Minimum Entry Requirement:

Grade 9 and 10, Abet NQF level 4, NQF Level 1

Duration: 12 Months


This Qualification is to equip learners working in any type of workplace with a broad understanding and knowledge of Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) concepts and practices with sufficient detail to enable them to function in a safe and healthy way and to deal with health and safety problems and issues. It will also contribute to the further development of learners within this environment by providing articulation, recognition and mobility within this dynamic and changing environment.

This Qualification provides learners with opportunities for professional development and career advancement within the broader constituencies of the Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) community that will contribute to providing better and safer workplace for all people in the Republic of South Africa

Obtaining formal qualifications in HSE will enable the learner to operate in a wide range of environments. This enhances the employment opportunities of learners and also ensures a wider coverage of HSE Practitioners in the South African work environment.


Articulation Options

Horizontally, this Qualification articulates with:

  • ID 61689: National Certificate: Community Water, Health and Sanitation Promotion, NQF Level 2.
  • ID 49085: National Certificate: Fundamental Ancillary Heath Care, NQF Level 2.
  • ID 49605: National Certificate: Environmental Practice, NQF Level 2.


Vertically, this Qualification articulates with:

  • ID 50062: National Certificate: Occupational Hygiene and Safety, NQF Level 3.
  • ID 49128: National Certificate: Community Health Work, NQF Level 3
  • ID 49752: National Certificate: Environmental Practice, NQF Level 3

How to Apply and Register at Emakhandeni

Option 1: Electronically

  • Download Application form, fees structure and fees declaration
  • Complete Application form, and ask person responsible for paying fees to complete declaration
  • Pay registration fees by EFT or ATM
  • Scan and fax Application form, proof of payment and fees declaration
  • Receive confirmation of admission within 48 hours.

Option 2: Visit College

  • Consult one of our career guidance official at our offices
  • Complete the application form
  • On successful approval of application, pay registration fees & receive confirmation of  acceptance together with Student Number.
  • Attend orientation day, complete & sign the registration form.

NB: Bring the following documents for application

  • Certified copy of ID/Passport x 4,
  • Passport size photos x 2
  • Certified copies of Academic Certificates x 4
  • * For all our registered students, there are FREE COMPUTER LESSONS!

Fees payment

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All fees are paid by electronic transfer or by direct ATM deposit. No cash will be accepted and any BANK deposit will attract a 5% bank charge.

Banking details

  • FNB cheque Acc No: 62234607391
  • Branch Code: 250455
  • Ref: Student Name & Surname