Construction Learning & Development Specialists since 2015
Construction Learning & Development Specialists since 2015

NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Health and Safety Practice

£1,600.00 + VAT


The NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Practice (QCF) is the highest vocational qualification in the UK Construction Industry.

This Diploma is a vocational qualification, which allows learners to prove their knowledge and competence using written narrative statements with documented supporting evidence of their practical application of occupational health and safety management techniques.

As per our commitments to our learners’ needs, we have invested a lot of research time and resources to create our very own ePortfolio System, available to our learners’ on any operating system and device (Windows/Mac/Android/iOS) from December 2018 at


This qualification is designed for existing Health & Safety Practitioners, Managers, Policy-makers and Supervisors. Past health and safety management experience is required and essential to achieving this qualification.

Potential candidates must be able to demonstrate to us they can meet the requirements of the qualification before enrolment through our initial assessment


The assessment will be carried out via OSAT (On-Site Assessment & Training) completely at our learners’ workplaces. The number of the site visits and interactions with the candidates’ allocated assessor depends on the motivation, availability, and experience.

Individuals will be assessed by one of our expert NVQ Assessors, the entire process being coordinated by using a variety of communication methods and evidence collection processes, to suit the individual learner needs’.

There’s no formal examinations included in your qualification and no pass or fail grades.


Every single candidate will enjoy our dedicated assessor support for a period of up to one year. Your allocated assessor will coordinate the site visits at your workplace and support you in gathering all the relevant evidence to compile your Portfolio of Evidence.

However, this qualification will be achieved within 6-12 months, depending on the motivation and availability of the learner.


The Awarding Body for this qualification is ProQual Awarding Body, which is Ofqual-regulated and recognized by the IOSH. Upon successful completion of your course, you’ll be awarded:

• ProQual Level 5 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Practice valid for lifetime
• Black Managers’ CSCS Card valid for 5 years’
• Support towards your Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Graduate Membership (GradIOSH)

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