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International Diploma in Occupational Safety & Health – iDipOSH

This course is designed for managers and practitioners with specific responsibility for health and safety in the workplace. The Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health is a professional qualification recognized nationally. The course covers risk Management, health and safety culture and occupational health. The content is reviewed annually to ensure that the latest standards and legal requirements for occupational health and safety are applied. It is recommended that delegates have either a level 3 certificate in occupational safety and health, an alternative appropriate qualification in a related sector, or appropriate qualification in a related sector, or appropriate experience in a health and safety role. During the course, delegates will be taught the principles of health and safety management, how to safeguard people’s health in the workplace, and how to promote a positive health and safety culture in the workplace. On successful completion of two written examinations and two workplace-based assignments, delegates can access graduate membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) – a nationally recognized and respected independent industry body. Following the successful completion of a period of initial professional development, a graduate member may apply for chartered status of IOSH (CMIOSH). Holders of the Level 6 Diploma may also apply for full membership of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).


Course modules
Unit 1 – Principles health and safety management

  • The need for managing health and safety at work
  • The influence of International agencies and standards on health and safety at work
  • Developing and implementing a health and safety management system
  • Identifying and evaluating hazards and risks associated with workplace activities
  • Developing and implementing control strategies for managing health and safety incidents at work
  • Reducing the impact of workplace activities on the environment.

Unit 2 – Safeguarding people’s health in the workplace

  • Occupational health strategy integration with an effective health and safety management system
  • The effect of occupational health hazards on people Managing the health of vulnerable persons in the workplace
  • Identifying and evaluating occupational health hazards and risks
  • Developing and implementing control strategies for managing occupational health risks.

Unit 3 – Promoting a positive health and safety culture in the workplace

  • The importance of a positive health and safety culture within an organization
  • Assessing the existing health and safety culture of an organization
  • Understanding the factors that influence staff behavior
  • Improving the health and safety culture of an organization
  • Developing and presenting a business case for improving the health and safety culture of an organization

Additional entry requirements

Need to be manager or practitioner with specific responsibility for health and safety in the workplace.


Examination & Assessment

The International Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health course is assessed via two written examinations and two workplace-based assignments.

Unit 1: written examination.
Unit 2: written examination and practical assignment.
Unit 3: practical assignment only.


Course level

Advanced


Qualification
  • Professional Qualification
  • Professional or Industry specific qualification)

Who should Attend
  • Safety Professionals those who are completed Level 3 Certificate.
  • Any Bachelor or Master, Engineering certificate holder, Technician IOSH Holders.
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