This one-day qualification is a joint collaboration between NEBOSH and UK’s Health and Safety Regulator, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). It is designed for senior business leaders or aspiring leaders who wish to improve their capability in health and safety leadership.
It highlights the moral, legal and financial reasons for good health and safety leadership. It offers guidance on the key areas to focus on to make a difference and how leaders can become better advocates and influencers in relation to health and safety; which will directly impact on the health and safety performance and culture in their workplace.
Employers will gain the following benefits from giving their business leaders the opportunity to take this qualification:
Individuals will gain the following benefits:
This course is for current and future senior business leaders who are responsible for their organisation's health and safety leadership; or anyone involved in the health and well-being of employees as part of his/her day-to-day duties.
Full Time: One day classroom learning (3 hours pre-course study prior to attending the class).
The Certificate in Health and Safety Leadership Excellence is made up of one unit:
Unit HSL1: Health and safety leadership
The assessment will be in the form of reflective statements undertaken throughout the course. These show how the participant’s knowledge, skill and behaviours may have both positive and negative effects on health and safety performance in their organisation.
Participants will also need to make a commitment to a leadership intervention that will improve health and safety management within their sphere of influence at work.
Participants must achieve a 'Pass' in Unit HSL1 to pass the qualification and will be awarded with NEBOSH HSE Certificate in Health and Safety Leadership Excellence certificate issued by NEBOSH.
The NEBOSH HSE Certificate in Health and Safety Leadership Excellence is intended to be rated within Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) at SCQF Level 6 with 1 SCQF credit point. SCQF Level 6 is comparable to NQF/QCF Level 3 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Upon successful completion of training, WSH Officer can apply for 7 SDU points as part of their Continuing Professional Development (CPD) program CPD/106/A1B/023 (WEF 01 Oct 2019 – 30 Sep 2020)
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