City & Guilds NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice Level 5

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Employer Bespoke

Level

Level
5

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Flexible
Location

Location
Flexible

Sector

Sector
Health and Safety

Start Date

Start Date
Flexible

In a nutshell

This qualification is aimed at those who wish to develop their skills and knowledge in managing Health & Safety for the workplace.

This course is for...

...those working in the area of general health and safety practice or managing the health and safety function in an organisation and wanting to gain an accredited work-based qualification.

Course content

Mandatory Units:

  • Develop and implement effective communication systems for health and safety information
  • Promote a positive health and safety culture
  • Develop and maintain individual and organisational competence in health and safety matters
  • 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
  • Develop and implement a health and safety audit
  • Behavioural safety in the workplace
  • Develop and implement the health and safety policy

Optional Units including:

  • Influence improvements in health and safety practice
  • Develop, implement and review the organisations health and safely strategy
  • Contribute to health and safety legal action
  • Manage contractors to ensure compliance with health and safety
  • Develop and implement the health and safety induction process
  • Professional development and ethics in health and safety management

*IOSH Graduate Membership recognition can be gained by with completion of Unit 611- Professional development and ethics in health and safety management.

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for anyone wishing to progress from the NEBOSH National General Certificate (or equivalent).

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact us on 01495 333777
or email employers@coleggwent.ac.uk

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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