Welcome Guest! The IOSH forums are a free resource to both members and non-members. Login or register to use them

Postings made by forum users are personal opinions. IOSH is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any of the information contained in forum postings. Please carefully consider any advice you receive.

Notification

Icon
Error

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
RobertD  
#1 Posted : 07 June 2021 18:44:15(UTC)
Rank: New forum user
RobertD

Hi, I undertook an NVQ Level 4 qualification a number of years ago along with other NEBOSH courses and successfully obtained my CMIOSH. I have been asked by a potential employer what the equivelent qualification would be in respect of todays qualification framework. Foe the role it needs to be level 6. has anyone come across this dilema previously and what would the current qual be. 

rs10  
#2 Posted : 08 June 2021 09:35:49(UTC)
Rank: Forum user
rs10

For Level 6 equivilent you would be looking at NVQ Level 6 (ProQual or C&G), NCRQ Diploma (RQF Level  6) or PgCert (Level 7)

peter gotch  
#3 Posted : 08 June 2021 12:31:56(UTC)
Rank: Super forum user
peter gotch

Hi Robert

The academic criterion for Grad IOSH and then CMIOSH has not changed.

What is changed is how VQs are accredited against the European Qualifications Framework.

As I understand it your old Level 4 NVQ would now count as a Level 6 qualification.

Note that there are also differences in how different VQs sit on the EQF framework. So an SVQ does not = an NVQ against the EQF.

Users browsing this topic
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.