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NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice


The Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice targets individuals tasked with daily implementation and creation of health and safety protocols within their organization.

This diploma offers an excellent option for individuals seeking an advanced qualification without traditional examinations. It focuses on competence assessment, where you’ll showcase your capabilities by fulfilling tasks and presenting evidence based on your work experience.

  • The ProQual Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice offers a pathway to a top-tier qualification without the pressure of conventional exams.
  • Achieve your ProQual NVQ certification via our online learning platform, equipped with resources to assist your advancement and facilitate the accumulation of necessary evidence.
  • Successfully completing the ProQual Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice requires active employment in a position with substantial health and safety responsibilities, allowing for the effective development of your evidence portfolio.


Process Outline

Since the course is conducted online, students benefit from a 18-month period to access our online learning platform and progress at their individual speed. Through our provided learning materials on the platform, learners will work on written essays which meets certain criteria will involve workplace observation.

This qualification involves 532 guided learning hours, with most students obtaining certification within 6 to 9 months. However, the course allows the full 18-months duration for completion.

Achieving the ProQual Level 6 NVQ Diploma
offers Various advantages

  • Enhance career opportunities; NVQs hold significance for employers.
  • Top most employers were recognizing this qualification for managerial positions
  • Qualify for Graduate (GradIOSH) with the Level 06 NVQ Diploma certificate and Chartered (CMIOSH) Membership in IOSH through IPD Route 02.
  • Eligibility for IIRSM membership (MIIRSM) with a minimum of 3 years of professional experience.
  • Attain a formal Health & Safety qualification without traditional exams.

Studying the ProQual Level 6 NVQ Diploma with us

Flexibility to start anytime, usually completing within 6 to 18 months.

Assessment based on evidence, no exam requirements.

Our NVQ assessor support throughout the process through the appropriate guidance.

Access to an easy-to-use learning platform for support and assessment completion.

Being an authorized center in collaboration with shec solution, we deliver approved qualifications from ProQual AB which accredited by OFQUAL, UK. Our partnership with Shec-ProQual is geared towards aiding learners in achieving their best outcomes. The Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Health and Safety Practice (RQF) stands as a recognized and fully accredited qualification that can lead to IOSH membership. Completing the entire qualification is a fundamental requirement to initiate the membership process with professional bodies.


Mandatory Units Which Need To Be Completed

  • Promote a positive health and safety culture
  • Develop and implement the health and safety policy
  • Develop and implement effective communication systems for health and safety information
  • Develop and maintain individual and organisational competence in health and safety matters
  • Identify, assess and control health and safety risks
  • Develop and implement proactive monitoring systems for health and safety
  • Develop and implement reactive monitoring systems for health and safety
  • Develop and implement health and safety emergency response systems and procedures
  • Develop and implement health and safety review systems
  • Maintain knowledge of improvements to influence health and safety practice.