Environmental Health Hygienene monitor health and hygiene standards and investigate environmental health problems.
Environmental health officers are responsible for monitoring and enforcing health and hygiene legislation. They also investigate when there’s an incident, such as pollution, a noise problem, toxic contamination, pest infestation or an outbreak of food poisoning.
They’re likely to spend time in the community they serve inspecting premises, collecting evidence from incidents and providing advice.
- Advising employers about matters of environmental health
- Compiling reports
- Delivering training
- Investigating complaints – e.g. of pests or food poisoning
- Serving legal notices
- Providing evidence in court
- Liaising with other organisations.
COURSE DURATION: 4 Years
Career prospects are immense as these professionals are very crucial components of the healthcare industry. Anesthesia and critical care expert works alongside doctors and medical experts during patient care ensuring pain free surgical procedures.
Diploma holders can work as anesthesia, clinical or operation theatre assistants and may seek employment opportunities in government and private hospitals / clinics / nursing homes / emergency trauma centers etc.