HASANZ Scholarships

Our new HASANZ Scholarship Programme encourages further education in workplace health and safety to help build the capability and capacity of New Zealand's professional health and safety workforce. Scholarships will be awarded annually.

About HASANZ Scholarships

There are two categories:

  • General scholarships - open to people already working in health and safety who wish to upskill to a Diploma or Degree
  • Post-graduate scholarships - open to people with Degrees who wish to undertake a relevant post-graduate qualification in health and safety.

HASANZ Scholarships include:

  • A financial contribution of $5000* each year for up to two years.
  • Practical learning and the ability to work on real life issues.
  • Mentoring by an industry professional.

*Scholarship value may vary at HASANZ's discretion.

Download our HASANZ Scholarships flyer for more information.

Enquiries to scholarships@hasanz.org.nz

Available courses

The following list of tertiary courses offered in workplace health and safety in New Zealand and Australia is not exhaustive. Applications for HASANZ Scholarships to study other  tertiary qualifications in workplace health and safety are welcome. This list is intended as a helpful guide.

General 

  • Graduate Diploma in Professional Practice (Occupational Health and Safety) (Otago Polytechnic and Capable NZ)
  • Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (Massey University) 
  • Bachelor of Health Science, Occupational Health and Safety major (Massey University) 
  • Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (Southern Institute of Technology) 
  • International Certificate in Occupational Hygiene: various approved training providers 
  • Bachelor of Science, (Health Promotion / Health & Safety (Curtin University - Perth, Australia) 
  • Bachelor of Science, (Health, Safety & Environment (Curtin University - Perth, Australia) 
  • BA Emergency Management minor (Massey University) 
  • Diploma in Arts - Emergency Management (Massey University) 
  • Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management (Massey University) 
  • Graduate Diploma in Emergency Management (Massey University) 
  • NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety  (IMPAC)
  • NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (Coachio Group)

Post-graduate

  • Workplace Health & Safety PostGraduate Certificate (Victoria University)
  • Workplace Health & Safety PostGraduate Diploma (Victoria University)
  • Workplace Health & Safety Master of Health  (Victoria University)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (endorsed in Occupational Health) (University of Otago)
  • Master of Health Sciences (endorsed in Occupational Health) (University of Otago)
  • Master of Hygiene and Toxicology (Edith Cowan University- Perth, Australia) 
  • Master of Work Health & Safety -Occupational Hygiene Specialisation (University of Wollongong - Wollongong, Australia)
  • Master of Occupational Health & Safety - major in Occupational Hygiene (RMIT University - Melbourne, Australia)
  • Master of Occupational Health and Safety (RMIT University - Melbourne, Australia)
  • Master of Workplace Health and Safety (University of Newcastle, Australia) 
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management (AUT)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Emergency Management (AUT)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Emergency Management (Massey University)
  • Master of Emergency Management (Massey University) 
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Massey University)
  • Master of Advanced Leadership Practice (Massey) as follow-on to a health and safety qualification