Postgraduate Education Modules

This category contains the full learning materials for each of Risktec's university-validated modules.  It is necessary to complete an appropriate induction course before being granted access to these modules.  Each module will open to students on the scheduled start date.

Risk Analysis

Outline: This is a module within all three postgraduate programmes (PgCert, PgDip and MSc). The course consists of approximately 16 hours self study followed by a lengthy period of research and writing, culminating in the submission of an assignment.  Learners have 8 weeks to complete the module, which is worth 10 postgraduate credits.

Purpose:  To provide a solid foundation in risk assessment tools, with an emphasis on qualitative risk assessment techniques.  The module delivers a critical review of well established qualitative risk assessment tools and also introduces some quantitative techniques.

Further Information:  See the module summaries in the Training & Education pages of the Risktec website: Risktec.tuv.com

To Enrol:  Please e-mail Training@risktec.tuv.com or telephone: +44 1925 611200.

Bowtie Risk Management

Outline: This is a module within the PgDip and MSc programmes.  The course consists of approximately 16 hours self study followed by a lengthy period of research and writing, culminating in the submission of an assignment (up to 4000 words).  Learners have 8 weeks to complete the module, which is worth 10 postgraduate credits.

Purpose:  This module introduces bow-tie methodology and examines in detail the various bowtie analysis components.  The module also provides a critical review of the method’s practical uses, with hands-on practice at applying the technique. 

Further Information: See the module summaries in the Training & Education pages of the Risktec website: risktec.com

To Enrol: Please e-mail training@risktec.tuv.com or telephone: +44 1925 611200.

Hazard Identification

Outline: This is a module within all three postgraduate programmes (PgCert, PgDip and MSc). The course consists of approximately 16 hours self study followed by a lengthy period of research and writing, culminating in the submission of an assignment. Learners have 8 weeks to complete the module, which is worth 10 postgraduate credits.

Purpose: To provide an understanding and awareness of the tools and techniques available for hazard identification, where they can be applied and what limitations may exist.  Students will be introduced to the concept of HAZID, including the HAZID team and process.  Other hazard identification techniques will be introduced, but these are explained in greater detail in related modules. 

Further Information: See the module summaries in the Training & Education pages of the Risktec website: Risktec.tuv.com

To Enrol: Please e-mail training@risktec.tuv.com or telephone: +44 1925 611200.

MSc Project Overview

This is an overview of the MSc project module, for those PgDip students who are interested in carrying out an MSc and would like to know more about it.

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MSc Project for DL05 and 06

Outline: This is a constituent module of the MSc in Risk & Safety Management.  It consists of approximately 500 hours of self study, researching and writing, culminating in the submission of a project 12,000 words in length.  Part-time learners have around 6 months to complete the module, which is worth 60 postgraduate credits.

Further Information:  See the Training & Education pages of the Risktec website: www.risktec.tuv.com or email training@risktec.tuv.com

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