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IOSH Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health Leadership and Management

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As the world’s leading and sole Chartered professional body in the field, IOSH brings over 75 years of expertise to bear on setting standards and crafting resources, guidance, and training for occupational safety and health. Recognized by The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual), IOSH operates as a regulated awarding organization, empowering it to provide their qualification routes to membership, all backed by its robust competency framework.

Take your career to new heights with the esteemed Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health Leadership and Management. Tailored for professionals aiming to deepen their knowledge and proficiency in the realm of health and safety, this qualification paves a clear pathway for OSH experts aspiring to spearhead as business facilitators, instigating change in an evolving work landscape.

Who is this for?

This qualification is suitable if you manage occupational safety and health (OSH) policy, procedures and practice, or you’re a member of a senior leadership team or report directly to senior leaders.

  • You must be aged 19 or above.
  • You must have a Level 3 OSH qualification or a minimum of two years’ relevant OSH experience
  • You must meet our English criteria, which you can review during the sign-up process.

How is the qualification structured?

To be awarded the IOSH Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health Leadership and Management, learners are required to successfully complete three mandatory units that focus on the IOSH competency framework.  

  1. Advanced OSH management principles in organisations : Enabling learners to demonstrate advanced understanding of OSH legal frameworks and management principles, drawing from the Technical competencies, and assessing the ability to apply, develop and appraise different management approaches in the context of an organisation.
  2. OSH integration within an organisation : Enabling learners to critically appraise OSH performance within an organisation and demonstrate a wide appreciation of how internal and external factors can influence OSH decision making, drawing from the Technical areas of culture and sustainability along with Core business competencies. 
  3. Leading and influencing in OSH : Enabling learners to demonstrate understanding and application of leadership skills that equip them to influence, challenge and drive change within OSH in an organisation, drawing from the Behavioural and Core competencies in the context of OSH.

What You Will Learn Benefits Of The Diploma Course Structure
You’ll learn the skills and knowledge needed to lead on the development of health, safety and wellbeing within
workplaces. The focus is on the application of best practice in occupational safety and health to improve business performance.

The IOSH Level 6 Diploma consists of three units.

1. Advanced OSH management principles in organisations.
2. OSH integration within an organisation.
3. Leading and influencing in OSH.

You’ll be assessed through three assignments that include a combination of reports and presentations. Tasks are based on your current workplace. This means you and your employer will benefit from your work on the Diploma straight away.
Gain recognition from industry leaders and peers.

Enhance your ability to manage and lead safety initiatives.

Improve your career prospects and earning potential.

Join a network of professionals dedicated to health and safety excellence.
Structure :-

Guided Learning Hours (GLH) – 155 Hours
Total Qualification Time (TQT) – 380 Hours

Learners can choose to study via directed e-learning or via face-to-face and blended tuition options from OSHTREE