What we're doing
Reducing Risk; protecting people, property, and the environment.
aim is to help industry develop workplaces in which there is
sustainable and equitable stewardship of the worksite
environment, resulting in quality of life for the workers and
quality of products for the industry.
Our Mission in Safety Education
Our mission is to prepare safety practitioners for exemplary
service to the community through a comprehensive, integrated,
multidisciplinary, and well-coordinated set of education,
training, consultancy and research programmes.
We strive to meet the diverse and dynamic needs of our course
participants and the agencies they represent, with the full
support of the community and its resources.
The Occupational and Environmental Safety (OES) Unit
is the first of its kind in tertiary education. It has become a
major professional training base and service provider in the
field of industrial safety. The Unit is a natural evolution from
the previous Safety Unit, which has been pioneering safety
education in Hong Kong since 1979.
For over 20 years it has been conducting
Safety Officer training courses
that received accreditation from the Labour Department.
Graduates are deemed to have satisfied the academic requirements
for the statutory registration of Safety Officers. Aptly enough
they form the backbone of the practicing safety professionals in
Hong Kong. It is also the first establishment in Hong Kong to
programme in Safety management. There have been popular demand
since the postgraduate scheme was launched in 1996.
Quality Assurance and Safety Management
has always held professional excellence and high quality as its
foremost goals. The principles of Quality Assurance and Safety
Management adopted by the Centre are, individuals, neither new
or unique, but in the present case have been implemented as a
total system approach driven by the Centre's
To provide appropriate quality and safety leadership the IC has
and promulgated departmental
Health and QA Policies
to cultivate a quality and safety culture that strives for