Registered Nurse - Occupational Health Nursing - 875
*Next Student Intake - Fall 2019*
Occupational Health Nurses play an important role in providing health and safety services in workplaces, both for employers and employees. In this Graduate Certificate program, you will study ergonomics and disability management, health and safety management, health and safety legislation and more, preparing you for practice as an Occupational Health Nurse.
Led by instructors who are experienced industry professionals, this program will assist with meeting the application qualifications for the Canadian Nurses Association specialty certification examination (COHN-C) or enhance the knowledge and skills of experienced Occupational Health Nurses.
You do not need to apply to begin this program, simply ensure you meet the admission requirements (listed on the Admissions & Registration tab) and then you may register for any available courses.
If you have any questions about this program, please do not hesitate to reach out to us!
This program is offered online through OntarioLearn.
Admission & Registration
- Certificate of Registration from the College of Nurses of Ontario as an RN OR
- Registered in the jurisdiction where you live.
You do not need to apply to begin this program. Start by ensuring you meet the admission requirements listed above and then register for the courses listed in the Program of Studies when they are offered. Some courses have prerequisites, so please check the Program of Studies for details. Find out how to register for a course.
Program of Studies
The program of studies displayed below applies to students starting the program in the 2018/19 academic year. Students who began in other academic years may require different courses to be eligible to graduate. If you have questions regarding a strategy for completion contact Continuing Education - Health and Nursing .
Click on the Course number or Course title for more information on each course.
Visit the Mohawk College Bookstore Textbook Search (opens in new window) for information on textbooks.
A selection of courses are available each term. Courses that are currently not available (N/A) for registration may be offered in the future – check back frequently.
|Register||Course number||Course title||Course Hours|
|Register||HLTH10030||Health in the Workplace||42.00|
|Register||HSCIOHN02||Occupational Health and Surveillance||42.00|
|Register||HSCIOHN03||Health and Safety Legislation||42.00|
|Register||HSCIOHN04||Health and Safety Management||42.00|
|Register||MGMT10020||Ergonomics and Disability Management for Occupational Health Nursing||42.00|
|N/A||NRSGOHN01||Occupational Health Nursing Introduction||42.00|
|Register||WORKOHN05||Occupational Health Nursing Project||42.00|
The list of scheduled course offerings for this program is below. Please note that all offerings are subject to change. Not every course is offered every semester, so please consider this schedule when planning your academic path.
|Course Code||Course Name||Fall||Winter||Spring|
|NRSGOHN01||Occupational Health Nursing Introduction||X||X|
|HLTH10030||Health in the Workplace||X||X||X|
|HSCIOHN02||Occupational Health and Surveillance||X||X|
|HSCIOHN03||Health and Safety Legislation||X|
|HSCIOHN04||Health and Safety Management||X||X|
|MGMT10020||Ergonomics and Disability Management for Occupational Health Nursing||X||X|
|WORKOHN05||Occupational Health Nursing Project||X||X||X|