ProQual Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Practice

ProQual TrainingThis is a 2 year competency assessed course for those looking to progress a career in health and safety and for those seeking Technician Membership of IOSH.

This qualification is aimed at candidates who are responsible for developing and applying health and safety procedures day to day in their organisation.  They may be a staff member, supervisor or manager looking to improve their knowledge and skills.



£1275plus VAT (£1530 Total cost)

Course Content

Candidates must complete all of the Mandatory Units, plus a minimum of TWO Optional Units

Mandatory Units

Unit 1: Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety.

Unit 2: Develop procedures to safely control work operations.

Unit 3: Monitor procedures to safely control work operations.

Unit 4: Promote a culture of health and safety in the workplace.

Unit 5: Conduct a health and safety risk assessment of the workplace.

Optional Units

Unit 6: Investigate and evaluate health and safety incidents and complaints in the workplace.

Unit 7: Make sure actions in the workplace aim to protect the environment.

Unit 8: Review health and safety procedures in the workplace.

Unit 9: Supervise the health, safety and welfare of a learner in the workplace.

This qualification is aimed at candidates who are responsible for developing and applying health and safety procedures day to day in their organisation. They may be a staff member, supervisor or manager looking to improve their knowledge and skills.

The administration and internal assessment of this qualification is conducted by Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd.

This qualification is competence based, candidates must demonstrate the level of competence described in the units.

Assessment is the process of measuring a candidate’s skill, knowledge and understanding against the standards set in the qualification. Each candidate is required to produce a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates their achievement of all the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each Unit.

Evidence can include:

  • Observation report by assessor
  • Assignments/projects/reports
  • Professional discussion
  • Witness testimony
  • Candidate product
  • Worksheets
  • Record of oral and written questioning
  • Recognition of Prior Learning

Learning outcomes set out what a candidate is expected to know, understand or be able to do, a detailed specification is given within each Unit.

2 year programme.

The fees for this course is £1275 + VAT per person.

The NVQ is a home study qualification.

It pays to be selective when booking training courses because not all training providers are what they appear to be. When booking a ProQual Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice you need to feel assured that your training provider is fully accredited to provide that training and is not then going to sub-contract the work. Lighthouse Safety Training are fully accredited by ProQual to provide the Level 3 NVQ in Occupational Health & Safety practice. 

All accounts are payable in full prior to the start of any course.  Course results will only be processed once full payment has been received. Results are processed within 7 days of the course end. Should the payment not be received by this date your results will not be processed resulting in your course becoming obsolete. Payment can be made by debit/credit card and bank transfer. Please note that if paying by corporate credit card there is an additional 3% fee.

You may cancel a scheduled course and be refunded all course fees provided more than 30 working days’ notice (working days excludes all statutory bank holidays) is given. All cancellations must be received in writing and acknowledged by Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd.  Delegates may be substituted at any time up to course commencement. In the event of cancellation within the 30-day notice period, the following charges will be applied.

  • Less than 7 days – Full fees are payable

In a situation where a course is run exclusively for a customer – at Lighthouse Safety offices, on a customer site or any other alternative venue – the same cancellation terms apply. Should you need or wish to cancel for any reason there is a 48-hour cooling off period, from the date these terms and conditions are signed, where no cancellation fees will be enforced.

If it is necessary for Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd to cancel or reschedule a course, we will endeavour to give a minimum of 7 days’ notice. In such circumstances a full refund or alternative dates will be available and all liability by Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd will be limited to the value of the original course fee. If an attendee(s) should be unable to attend any day of our training courses, we will only accept extenuating circumstances for transfers and this will be at the discretion of Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd as to what the transfer or additional charges will be. Please note: extenuating circumstances does not include work-based issues such as work load or holidays. If a valid medical certificate is not provided for illness, then the candidate will need to attend the full course again and full fees will be payable.

Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd reserve the right to adjust the content of any course to reflect changes or new developments. All course material, content and visual aids are copyright Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd and may not be reproduced in any form without the express written permission of Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd.

Course attendees shall observe the safety and security regulations in force at the premises where the training takes place, these regulations are available for inspection at the premises.

Lighthouse Safety Training Ltd shall have no liability whatsoever whether in contract, tort, including negligence, breach of statutory duty or otherwise for any loss or damage suffered by a customer arising from, or connected with, errors in any course material or incorrect or incomplete instruction or tuition given at a course.

Naturally we aim to fully satisfy all your H&S training requirements; but we recognise that there may be times when you may not be totally happy with our service provision. If in the unfortunate situation your needs have not been addressed correctly we will treat your complaint seriously and professionally and would ask you to request our leaflet – ‘HOW TO COMPLAIN ABOUT OUR SERVICES.’

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance to English law.

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