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NVQ 5 Diploma versus NEBOSH National Diploma

08/02/2012

NVQ 5 Diploma versus NEBOSH National Diploma

A quick overview of the benefits of taking an NVQ Diploma compared to a NEBOSH National Diploma.
 

NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements, however a level 3 qualification and/or some experience of Health and Safety is required.

There are no entry requirements, however it is recommended that candidates complete the NEBOSH General Certificate prior to undertaking this qualification.

Duration

Most NVQ candidates complete in approximately 9 months. (Up to 24 months).

Candidates could complete the course within approximately 12 months. This can take up to 5 years.

Examination Format

There are no examinations! You cannot fail an NVQ, but you must ensure you can prove your competency in all units.

Completing 3 x 3 hour exams and an assignment.

IOSH Membership

GradIOSH leading to CMIOSH.

GradIOSH leading to CMIOSH.

Recognition

Accepted globally as a qualification used to prove competency and knowledge.

Globally accepted as an academic Health and Safety Qualification.

Employer Benefits

Qualification can be carried out in the workplace with no examinations and therefore minimum disruption to business.