The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management is designed for those who wish to reach the highest standard in occupational health and safety management. Ideally suited to senior health and safety managers, construction managers, site supervisor's health and safety consultants, and advisors.
This level 7 online health and safety course is especially suitable for senior persons with a professional interest in, and responsibility for, safety and health in the workplace. The Manager or Director of Health and Safety has the utmost responsibility and accountability to ensure that the health and safety management system in an organisation is effective and is working.
A real focus on health and safety management core principles, ensures graduates can apply what they learn to the workplace. This higher diploma in health and safety course will take you the highest level in your career in Health and safety.
The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Management is awarded by OTHM qualifications and is recognised to Level 7 (England) which is comparable to a Level 9 Post graduate level (Ireland). It is the same level as a Master's degree on the regulated qualifications framework (RQF). OTHM qualifications (England) are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation).
Certify as a Health and Safety Manager
Every successful graduate of this Occupational health and safety management diploma course will receive a digital Certified Health & Safety Manager Career badge. This immediately verifies to employers you have achieved the certified competencies and skills needed to become a Health and Safety Manager.
88% of successful graduates acquire new opportunities as, Health & Safety Managers, Health & Safety director, OHS Advisor, OHS Consultant, Safety Manager (Construction) and Lead EHS Advisers (Pharma).
A Unique approach, that gets you the result
No need to worry about exams. CMI’s unique incremental approach to learning provides you with the pathway to success. You will submit scheduled assignments each term and will receive feedback and recommendations for improvement.
● A minimum of a Level 6 qualification such as the level 6 OTHM Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety or equivalent Level 6 qualification; OR
● An honours degree (2.2) with relevant knowledge and experience in the occupational health and safety sector
● Learners must be 21 years or older at the beginning of the course.
Admissions will check your eligibility (based on qualifications and past work experience). If you do not satisfy the entry criteria, we would recommend the level 6 OTHM Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety or the Level 6 OTHM Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety as the alternative route to do the Higher Diploma in Health and Safety.
The best level health and safety course in Ireland is the OTHM level 7 diploma in occupational health and safety management. This course is nationally and internationally recognised to level 7 (England) which is comparable to level 9 (Ireland). This is the only higher level post graduate health and safety qualification which offers a link to a Masters Degree in Health and Safety.
The short answer is yes. This is the highest qualification at Post-graduate level and all graduates receive a digital Career Badge demonstrating they meet the criteria to be a Health & Safety Manager. Within weeks of completion graduates are offered senior health and safety manager jobs
The award is a OTHM level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Management (comparable to a Level 9 Post graduate Diploma in Health and Safety in Ireland). Graduates can do a one-year Master's Degree in Health and Safety a partner university afterwards.
The short answer is possibly no. We advise all applicants for this Level 7 Diploma to have at least a level 6 Diploma in Health and Safety or equivalent or a Degree with some health and safety module covered. Check with Admissions.
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