CMIOSH

Three Routes to CMIOSH

There are generally three ways to achieve chartered status (CMIOSH).

As set out below, they all have advantages and disadvantages, depending on your circumstances:

NVQ 5 Diploma

NVQ is a vocational qualification, which will be completed at your workplace with the help of a mentor.

Advantages

  • No examinations
  • By far the cheapest (from £1,650 + VAT)
  • Completed in your own time (within registration constraints)

Disadvantages

  • You will need to be in a Health and Safety role
  • You will need to be self-motivated

More information

  • More information can be found on our NVQ pages
  • Use the button below to request information from our team of CMIOSH-qualified advisors

NEBOSH Diploma

This is a classroom based course which takes place over several weeks.

Advantages

  • Can be done quite quickly
  • Good for people who like classroom learning
  • Cheaper than a degree
  • You don’t need to be in a Health and Safety role

Disadvantages

  • The more expensive option
  • If you don’t like exams, this route is not for you!

More Information

  • Use the button below to request more information from our team of CMIOSH-qualified advisors

Undergraduate Degree

An undergraduate degree requires three years of University study.

Advantages

  • Very thorough
  • In-depth knowledge of subject
  • Good for people who like classroom learning
  • You don’t need to be in a Health and Safety role

Disadvantages

  • Very expensive (£9,000 per year)
  • Not good for people who don’t like exams
  • Takes a long time

More Information

The following universities offer this degree or an equivalent:

  • Robert Gordon University
  • Middlesex University London
  • Leeds Metropolitan University
  • University of Salford

CONTACT US

STAY CONNECTED

7 Rutherford Court Stafford Technology Park Stafford ST18 0GP

01785 430430

enquiries@business-safety.com

CONTACT US

STAY CONNECTED

01785 430430

enquiries@business-safety.com