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Compass Skills Training

Compass Skills Training


Name : Izzi Lowe


Level 3 Certificate for Occupational Health Technicians

The only regulated qualification for Occupational Health Technicians, developed in association with the Society of Occupational Medicine (SoM).

Our blended learning approach offers classroom training and assessments, supported by assignments done in your own time.

The Level 3 Certificate for Occupational Health Technicians is made up of 6 mandatory modules.  The total qualification time (TQT) is 150 hours which is made up of two weeks classroom learning and observations, with self study time for assignments.

Entry Requirements
Learners should be over the age of 18 and be working as an Occupational Health Technician.

Assessment methods
Learners will complete a portfolio of evidence, which will include assignments, projects, reflective journals, presentations, written questions, professional discussions and an on-site observation.

Course content

Unit 1: The role and responsibilities of the Occupational Health Technician

Unit 2: Professional behaviour for Occupational Health Technicians

Unit 3: Risk Management for the Occupational Health Technician

Unit 4: Safe and effective use of screening equipment for occupational health technicians

Unit 5: Understanding fitness for role screening

Unit 6: Understanding health risk management and health improvement

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