Graduate Diploma in Fire Safety Engineering

Domestic

COURSE SNAPSHOT 

Local
Delivery ModeDistance
LocationDistance
Duration 2P
Intake InformationSemester 2 (Spring); Semester 1 (Autumn)
Apply Direct Code3706.2
UAC Code950053
Fee Information

Local Course Fees (opens in a new window)

Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

This course is not open to student visa holders. Current and prospective student visa holders should visit the Western Sydney University International site for courses available to them.

Overseas students on other visas permitting onshore study can apply directly though International Admissions.

Overview

The Graduate Diploma in Fire Safety Engineering is designed to provide professionals with an understanding of fire engineering principles and fire safety design. It is relevant to professionals assessing alternative fire safety solutions where the performance based Building Code of Australia and the Fire Engineering Guidelines have been used.

Units

Access information about the units (subjects) you will complete as well as important admission information:

Review the Course Admission and Subject Information

Career Opportunities

The course is a recognised qualification for professionals seeking accreditation as a Fire Safety Engineer. 

Graduates will have the opportunity to become accredited fire safety engineers or to pursue careers as fire safety project managers or fire safety inspectors.

How to apply

If you're an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident, you can apply online directly to Western(opens in a new window) for postgraduate coursework in Arts and Humanities, Business, Creative Industries, Engineering and Built Environment, Health Sciences, Computing and Information Technology, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Psychology, Sciences, Social Sciences, TESOL, Interpreting and Translation or Therapeutic Studies and Counselling. Applications can also be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC).(opens in a new window)

Applications made directly to Western do not have an application fee.

You can manage your existing direct applications via the Western application portal (opens in a new window) or via UAC.(opens in a new window)

Step by step instructions are available on the How to Apply pages.