NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Health & Safety
This higher-level qualification is typically intended for senior level Managers who have specific responsibilities for the Health and Safety both in the workplace and amongst employees.
Taken entirely online through the e-Learning portal, this NVQ
Level 6 Diploma is tailored to suit the learners skills and knowledge. The assessment is completed through collection of evidence during their day to day working activities and submitted through the
e-Learning platform.As an International qualification, there are no geographical restrictions on who can take the course or its application. Additionally GradIOSH and CMIOSH membership options are available, though these are entirely at the discretion of the awarding body
Anyone responsible for developing / implementing day to day Health and Safety procedures
Approximately 1,064 hours time dedication is required to be completed over a two year period. On average candidates complete this NVQ in 7-12 months
You will continue to perform your daily on-the-job tasks. The documentation you have can then be re-purposed as evidence towards completing this level 6 NVQ.
There are 10 mandatory units you must study, which cover a broad range of topics ranging from, promoting positive safety culture, to developing emergency procedures.
1.Promote a positive health and safety culture
2.Develop and implement the health and safety policy
3.Develop and implement effective communication systems for health and safety information
4.Develop and maintain individual and organisational competence in health and safety matters
5.Identify, assess and control health and safety risks
6.Develop and implement proactive monitoring systems for health and safety
7.Develop and implement reactive monitoring systems for health and safety
8.Develop and implement health and safety emergency response systems and procedures
9.Develop and implement health and safety review systems
10.Maintain knowledge of improvements to influence health and safety practice