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IOSH Level 6 Diploma in OSH Leadership and Management

Designed for a new generation of occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals looking to lead as business enablers, driving change in a new world of work. The IOSH Level 6 Diploma enables future leaders to gain a business-focused understanding of how OSH best practice can drive business benefits when embedded across an organisation, wherever it operates around the world.

Develop your career

This qualification is for ambitious OSH professionals, who have or aspire to have responsibility in their organisation for managing OSH policy, procedures, and practice, reporting to, or as, a member of the senior leadership team.

Successful completion meets the academic requirements for IOSH Graduate Membership (GradIOSH) and Technical Membership (TechIOSH).

What you will learn

Building on the content from the IOSH Level 3 Certificate you will develop and apply a broad range of competencies to lead and embed effective health, safety and wellbeing practices within workplaces and in workplace cultures, operationally and strategically shaping governance best practice through an OSH lens.

The IOSH Level 6 Diploma consists of 3 units.

  • Advanced OSH management principles in organisations
  • OSH integration within an organisation
  • Leading and influencing in OSH

The qualification has been approved by The Institute of Leadership (IoL). It is recognised as a pathway to IoL Membership (MIoL), at a special discounted rate on successful completion of the qualification. This provides learners with additional professional recognition of their learning experience and ongoing commitment to effective leadership, inspiring others to achieve excellence.


IOSH Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health Leadership and Management.

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Find a study centre

The following study centres are approved to deliver this qualification:

To provide choice for our learners, we are currently going through the approval process with several other training providers. Once approved, these training providers will also be added to this list.

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