This conversion course allows candidates who have completed the NVQ level 4 in Occupational Health & Safety Practice, to upgrade to the new standard City & Guilds NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Practice.
Who needs this qualification?
To be eligible for this particular qualification, candidates must have completed their NVQ Level 4 in Occupational Health and Safety Practice.
Why is this training important?
All businesses have a legal duty to provide adequate information, training and supervision to employees to enable them to carry out their work safely, not just to front-line staff but also to directors, managers and those in other key roles.
There are 3 bandings for this conversion course. The amount of time since the original NVQ Level 4 in Occupational Health and Safety Practice was achieved determines which banding candidate would fall in to.
A copy of the original certificate is required for enrolment.
Candidates will be required to complete a reflective account and provide supporting documents as evidence for the new criteria in the NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice.