The awarding body for these qualifications is ProQual Awarding Body and the regulatory body is the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual)

The Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety qualification is aimed at candidates who have an element of responsibility for health and safety in their workplace. It allows learners to prove their knowledge and competence using written narrative statements with documented supporting evidence of their practical application. It is for learners who wish to develop their skills and knowledge about occupational health and safety good practice within the workplace.
The awarding body for this qualification is ProQual Awarding Body and the regulatory body is the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). The specification for this qualification has been approved by the Welsh Government for use by centres in Wales and by the Council for the Curriculum Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) for use by centres in Northern Ireland.
This qualification has been accredited onto the Regulated Qualifications Framework (QQF).

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.

ASQ will carry out an initial assessment of candidate skills and knowledge to identify any gaps and help plan the assessment.


This qualification is competence-based, candidates must demonstrate the level of competence described in the units. Assessment is the process of measuring a candidate’s skill, knowledge and understanding against the standards set in the qualification.
The qualification will be internally assessed by an appropriately experienced and qualified assessor.
Candidate will be required to produce a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates their achievement of all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each unit.
Evidence can include: – observation report by assessor
– assignments/projects/reports
– professional discussion
– witness testimony
– candidate product
– worksheets
– record of oral and written questioning
– Recognition of Prior Learning
The following Mandatory units must be completed:
– Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety
– Develop procedures to safely control work operations
– Monitor procedures to safely control work operations
– Promote a culture of health and safety in the workplace
– Conduct a health and safety risk assessment of the workplace
Candidates will also be required to complete at least TWO of the following units:
– Investigate and evaluate health and safety incidents and complaints
– in the workplace
– Make sure actions in the workplace aim to protect the environment
– Review health and safety procedures in the workplace
– Supervise the health, safety and welfare of a learner in the
– workplace

The fee for this qualification is £1000 + VAT. See payment terms below.
Candidates who achieve the requirements for qualifications will be awarded:
• A certificate listing all units achieved, and
• A certificate giving the full qualification title – ProQual Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety


Flexible Options

Our assessments are conducted onsite or remotely using a variety of methods to suit the individual learner.

Extensive Courses

We deliver over 140 level 1 to 7 NVQ categories, with training spanning almost all competencies in the industry.

Expert Trainers

Our experienced trainers and assessors have a strong construction background and years of industry experience.

How To Book

We offer a variety of easy ways to register with us for qualification


Call us on 020 7680 7192.

We will talk through your qualification requirements, take your details and send you an invoice for payment. 


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Please provide brief details of your qualification requirements and your contact details. 

We will send you a confirmation email and invoice for payment


We offer flexible payment terms with 2 instalments permitted to help you spread the cost of your qualification.

A 50% deposit is all you need to get started with the second 50% payment due before your certificate is issued.

We accept payment by BACs (internet bank transfer)

ASQ Cancellation Policy

Assessment Process

At ASQ we pride ourselves on delivering assessments professionally to ensure all learners are treated equally and fairly.

We put large emphasis on the practical elements of our assessments and training and appreciate the positive impact of a fun and enjoyable learning environment

Flexible Learning :

The process is largely conducted on site or remotely using a variety of communication methods to suit the individual learner, such as Skype, Telephone, Email, Remote Desktop and our online ePortfolio system.

The on-site observation is to confirm competence and that requirements are met through observing candidate normal day to day work activities.

Defining your needs

Our NVQs and Trainings are delivered or assessed through a combination of direct observation of performance, professional discussions, professional witness reports and through written assignment completed on provided workbooks

Delivering success

Individuals will be assessed by one of our specialist assessors, all of whom hold relevant high-level qualifications in learning and development and extensive experience in the construction industry

Providing support

Our assessment methods take the candidate’s learning needs into consideration and the process is simply built around the candidate. Our assessors are always available to provide guidance when required

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