Today, all sectors are undergoing rapid development in an age of communication and technology. The development in all sectors has also brought along problems related to occupational health and safety, emergencies related to human-induced and technology factors, and an increase in disasters. Increased occupational diseases and work accidents caused by human- and environment-related factors have caused increased demand for professional employees trained in the field of occupational health and safety, as well as emergency and disaster management. Since recruitment of employees specialized in the field of occupational health and safety was made compulsory with the new regulations enacted and because of the increased awareness on the issue, demand is now on the rise for the fields of occupational safety and disaster management.
The Department of Property Protection and Security of S.U. Huglu Vocational High School aims to raise technicians having the required knowledge and skills in the field of occupational health and safety, under the guidance of its faculty staff specialized in their field.
Education, industry and service sector preference among the schools which have competitiveness and education in similar fields, catching up the age, catching up with the needs and demands of the business world, educating the qualified professional staff with the international values and international professional standards with the education, education and service they produce to be a national and internationally respected educational institution.
Students who have sufficient background in their own field, express themselves, respect to historical and social values, have social responsibility, have social and professional ethical consciousness, follow developments in science and technology and renew themselves constantly, occupational safety, worker health and environmental protection information and educate individuals who have consciousness.
To train qualified intermediate manpower in the fields required by public and private sectors, to contribute to economic and social development at local and regional level, to contribute to national and international scientific development in the fields of economics and management sciences.
In parallel with the development of industrial production, the increase in the number of employees necessitates research on Occupational Health and Safety. Occupational Health and Safety training is one of the steps that will increase job security in order to a healthy and sustainable workforce supply, increase the quality of life of employees, increase the efficiency of our enterprises and improve our production quality. The program will reduce the health risks in the workplaces, establish a healthy and safe working environment, raise the awareness of the personnel about work and occupational diseases, and increase the manpower that will contribute to the prevention of work accidents. In our department, Normal Education is provided. Occupational Health and Safety Program, which is a two-year program, consists of 4 semesters and has a 30-day internship period.
Candidates must have high school diploma or equivalent. In addition, they must have received sufficient score from the transition to higher education.
Occupational Health and Safety program students may be exempted from certain courses in accordance with certain regulations. The student may be exempted from this course if the content and credit of the course taken in another institution are in accordance with the content of the course and approved by the School Directorate.
In order to graduate from the Associate Degree program of Property Protection and Security, students must be successful in all of the compulsory and elective courses (120 ECTS in total) and must complete their compulsory internship in 30 working days at the end of the first academic year. Students take 2 years (4 semesters) of education in this program.
In order for each student to register for the courses at the ning of the semester and to take the final exam, at least 70% of the courses and at least 80% of the applications must be continued. Students are required to take at least one midterm and final exam for each course. The contribution of the midterm final exam (60%) to the final exam is 40%. All exams are evaluated over 100 points. A student who gets AA, BA, BB, CB and CC letter grades from a course is considered successful. DC and DD are conditionally successful grades. In order to be successful in a course with a DC or DD grade, the student must have a GPA of at least 2.0.
Graduates of the department, all institutions, organizations and enterprises, commercial centers, university and campus-shaped schools, shopping centers and community centers, fire departments, civil defense and similar emergency organizations can work.
Graduates of the program have the right to pass to Anadolu University Open Education Faculty 3rd grade without examination. In addition to this, they can continue the Occupational Health and Safety, Emergency and Disaster Management, Business Administration, Health Management and Social Services departments of the Faculties with Vertical Transfer Exam.