BRITISH SAFETY COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA IN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
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British Safety
Council
International
Diploma in
Occupational
Safety and
Health
BRITISH SAFETY COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA IN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH
FACT SHEET
The
BSC
International
Diploma
covers
all
the
aspects of occupational health and safety practice
needed by a manager to reduce risk and promote
health and safety culture according to International
standards
Benefits of holding BSC
International Diploma in
Occupational Safety & Health
Entitlement to graduate membership of IOSH
(GradIOSH), the first step to becoming a Chartered
Health and Safety Practitioner
Entitlement to full membership (MIIRSM) of the
International Institute of Risk and Safety
Management (IIRSM))
Designed for professional health and safety
advisers and senior managers
Structure
Includes 3 units including practical application
Classroom coaching for all 3 Units
Unit 1 – 3 hour written exam
Unit 2 – 2 ½ written exam and assignment
Unit 3 – assignment
What is covered?

Unit 1: Principles of Health and Safety
Management

Unit 2: Safeguarding People’s Health in the
Workplace
Unit 3: Promoting a Positive Health and safety
Culture in the Workplace
Learning options
Full time block sessions
Part-time class room sessions

Evening class sessions
Entry requirements
Highly recommend to complete certificate or
equivalent courses in OHS
Engineering degree or equivalent will be an
advantage
Unit 1 – Principles of Health
and Safety Management
Understand the need for managing health and
safety at work
Understand how international agencies and
standards influence health and safety at work
Understand how to develop and implement a
health and safety management system
Understand how to identify and evaluate hazards
and risks associated with workplace activities
Understand how to develop and implement
control strategies for managing health and safety
risks at work
Know how to report and investigate health and
safety incidents at work
Understand how to reduce the impact of
workplace activities on the environment
Unit 2 –
Safeguarding
People’s Health in the
Workplace
Understand how an occupational health strategy
integrates with an effective health and safety
management system
Understand how occupational health hazards
affect people

Understand how the health of vulnerable persons
can be managed in the workplace

Understand how to identify and evaluate
occupational health hazards and risks
Understand how to develop and implement
control strategies for managing occupational
health risks
Unit 3 – Promoting a positive
Health and Safety Culture in
the Workplace
Understand the importance of promoting a
positive health and safety culture within an
organisation
Be able to assess the existing health and safety
culture of an organisation
Understand the factors that influence staff
behaviour
Know how to develop a strategy for improving the
health and safety culture of an organisation
Be able to develop and present a business case for
improving the health and safety culture of an
organisat
ion