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IOSH Level 3 Certificate in OSH Principles and Practice

The IOSH Level 3 Certificate in OSH Principles and Practice provides the knowledge and skills you need at the start of your career in occupational safety and health (OSH).

Develop your career

This qualification is for people pursuing a career in OSH in a variety of sectors and for those already working in the profession who have some responsibility for OSH in their role. You may be working as a supervisor, manager, team leader or preparing to work at this level.

It will give you the skills employers are looking for. You learn the knowledge, application and real-life skills required to apply safety systems and positively influence OSH performance within organisations. 

Successful completion of the certificate meets the academic requirements for IOSH Technical Membership (TechIOSH).

What you will learn

The content reflects the significant changes in the workplace over the last decade.

You build the skills, knowledge and behaviours you need to improve your own and organisation's performance through effective use of appropriate OSH processes, procedures and organisational resources.

You will study four units.

  • Fundamentals of OSH principles and management systems
  • Principles and application of OSH risk management
  • Principles and application of OSH incident management
  • Improving OSH performance and culture

IOSH Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health Principles and Practice.

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Find a study centre

We are beginning the process of approving study centres for this qualification, with updates expected later in 2023.

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