Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management

Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management


The OTHM Online Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management is a qualification for aspiring health and safety professionals. It is designed for students and is a diploma in safety for those who are in charge of creating and enforcing health and safety policies on a daily basis in an organisation. They are probably managers who want to expand their knowledge and abilities.

The goal of the  Online Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management course is to provide managers with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively transform organisational strategy into operational performance.

With the right tools and incentive, learners will be able to become independent, self-directed learners who can keep growing, evolving, and reflecting on practise throughout their careers. This diploma in safety is worth the time and effort for learners to unlock their full potential in the line of health and safety management.

Online, distance learning

Start dates and duration:
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Tuition fees and funding:
Total course cost is £10,250 split equally across the duration of your course (full and part-time).
For UK students: you can apply for a non-means-tested government master’s loan.

Entry requirements:
2:2 honours degree and above or equivalent – from a recognised institution.
English language: IELTS Level 6.5 or above with no element below 6.0 (or equivalent).

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Entry Requirements

For entry onto the Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management qualification, learners will be expected to possess:

  • A minimum of a Level 6 qualification such as the OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent Level 6 qualification; or
  • An honours degree with relevant knowledge and experience in the occupational health and safety sector
  • Learners must be 21 years or older at the beginning of the course.

Module Structure

There are 6 obligatory units in the Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management, totaling 120 credits.

Unit titleCredit
Health and Safety Management Practice20
Effectiveness of Health and Safety Management Systems20
Factors Affecting Risk and Strategic Risk Intervention20
Strategic Commitment to Health and Well-Being20
Sustainability and Ethics in Health and Safety Practice20
Advanced Research Methods20


Learners are able to:

  • Access All course materials, including online modules and written assignments.
  • Gain Teacher support
  • Access WFC online portal (24/7 access to our user-friendly learning portal)
  • Acquire Assignments briefing
  • Receive Excellent quality of study notes.
  • Obtain Assignment marking and feedback.
  • Access Free Online library.
  • Gain Fully accredited UK courses.
  • Receive Dedicated customer support via chat, telephone, and email (Monday to Friday)
  • Gain Full support until the completion of the course.


The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management qualifies candidates for advancement into or within the workforce as well as for continuation of their education. Because Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) has recognised and regulated this qualification, learners are qualified to move to Master’s top-up at numerous universities in the UK and abroad with advanced standing.


Assessment is via assignment submission.

No Exams


The programme is accredited by OTHM an Ofqual regulated qualification.

If you have any questions and want to know the fees please email us or call us

Phone: +44 (0) 203 771 5653
Email: admissions@westfieldcollege.co.uk

Not sure how these qualifications translate to the UK equivalents, but this is the entry criteria we have for this programme:


Full time

Complete your degree in the shortest possible time and study flexibly – when and where suits you!


You’ll study 9 modules in total (approx. 37 hrs/week).

Part time option one

Study for a degree whilst fitting it around your work, care and other life commitments.


You’ll study 6 modules per year (approx. 25 hrs/week).

Part time option two

Take time to study and spread the tuition fees over a longer period – at no extra cost.


You’ll study 4–5 modules per year (approx. 19 hrs/week).

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