The EduQual, UK Level 7 International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management is a qualification for those who are vying towards achieving health and safety management. It is tailored for learners who are responsible for developing and applying health and safety procedures on a day-to-day basis in an organization. Possibility towards improving health and safety culture in an organization by increasing their competency is abundant through this course. This Diploma is designed to provide learners with the expertise required to undertake a career as a health and safety manager and it also provides a basis for transition to enroll in a study program. It’s one of the top most qualifications in HSE field and strives to achieve an equilibrium with NEBOSH in providing quality study parameters in the course.
To minimum qualifications required could be:
· NEBOSH International Diploma
This qualification is vocational as can support a learner’s career progression. To meet EduQual, UK ‘s aim to provide an appropriate assessment method, each unit will be assessed through tasks that will be written in a way to make them realistic ‘work-related’ tasks wherever possible. Learners will need to demonstrate their knowledge, understanding, original thought, problem-solving and recommendations on actions will also be asked for where appropriate. Intellectual rigor will be expected that is appropriate to the level of the qualification. The assignment questions will require learners to draw on real organizations to illustrate their answers. Mature and part-time learners will ideally be able to draw on their personal work experience too in the course.
The qualification is designed to be delivered over 4 months approximately for full-time study, but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance and blended learning for the learners who are working professionals .
Assessment Type 1:
The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes. To achieve a “pass” for a unit, learners must provide evidence to demonstrate that they have fulfilled all the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by all assessment criteria.
Assessment Type 2: Question Paper
3.5 Hours written examination for each unit
Question Paper Pattern:150 marks for each unit
Total Marks all units 600 marks