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Enjoy the convenience and flexibility of online learning

You can study where you want, when you want – and still feel connected to your instructor and classmates through many online and interactive activities.


Working your way up the ladder

Becoming a manager within the emergency health services system is a goal that the Diploma can help you achieve.


Get the foundation you need

The Diploma is an excellent way to improve your GPA and solidify your knowledge base before enrolling in a master's program.


Program snapshot

Top 5 reasons to study Emergency Health Services Management at Dal:

  1. Reinforce your experience: Get the paper credentials you need to complement your experience in the emergency field.
  2. Kick off your career: The Diploma is a great way to get your foot in the door if you want a job in the healthcare system in the areas of emergency or disaster management.
  3. Move up the ladder: Progress in your career and enter a managerial role with the added knowledge, experience and credentials the Diploma will provide.
  4. Next steps: The Diploma is a great complement to a previous degree in a healthcare-related field.
  5. Prepare for a Masters: Improve your GPA and get up to speed with the Diploma before enrolling in a Masters program.

What will I learn?

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Develop the essential management skills needed to work in this dynamic field.

What can I do?

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From emergency planning roles to managerial roles in EHS and everything in between, the possibilities are bright for Dal’s DESHM grads.