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OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety

OFQUAL Accredited

The OTHM Health and Safety candidate will report to, or be part of, the senior management team or have management support and they will be aware of cost implications and budgetary controls and maybe budget holders before commencing online Health and Safety courses. 

To achieve the full NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice qualification a candidate must demonstrate their competency, knowledge and understanding by completing the Seven mandatory units. This qualification allows candidates to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the Health and Safety sector.

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When undertaking your Health and Safety training online there are mandatory units you must successfully complete in order to achieve the NVQ Occupational Health and Safety qualification.

Mandatory NVQ Units:

  • Unit H/617/7539: Health and Safety Management Principles and Policy
  • Unit Y/617/8526: Health and Safety Management Practice
  • Unit Y/617/7540: Risk and Incident Management
  • Unit Y/617/8543: Promoting a Positive Health and Safety Culture
  • Unit R/617/9092: Maintaining a Safe Workplace Environment
  • Unit H/617/7542: Health and Safety Law, Regulation and Influence
  • Unit K/617/7543: Development of the Health and Safety Practitioner


18 months uncapped support with our safety assessment team. Take a look at our testimonial page to see the level of dedication we commit to our learner's success.


The cost of the course is £1345.00+VAT (VAT UK Only) Should you wish to pay in full by card you will get the rate of £1210.50+VAT. Use code PIF10 or call +44 (0)1472 240112. Interest-free payment plans are available to suit all budgets with no credit checks. 

Course Format

We provide assessment plans for each unit along with templates for completing statements and answering questions, plus a range of free resources to assist you with your study. The assessment team will monitor your progress and offer you support and guidance throughout the course. There is unlimited support and you can call, message or email your assessor as often as you wish. 


This is an assignment based qualification. Assignments may be made up of tasks to achieve the unit outcomes.

NVQ Qualification Duration

18 months access (Average completion time is 8-12months)

Membership to Professional bodies


The OTHM level 6 provides Graduate membership upon application and following this access to IPD for Chartered membership. You will need to maintain your CPD with IOSH whilst studying this course and we advise you to join IOSH as a member at the point of enrollment. GradIOSH is subject to IOSH acceptance. Please see this link for further details:


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SVT deliver these courses internationally with students as far away as Australia. We have offices in the UAE and Qatar as well as the UK. 

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