UK University Progression

Want to study MSc (OHSM) at University of Portsmouth (UK) via the Learning at Work department?

University of Portsmouth recognises the Qualifi Level 7 International Diploma in OHSM as progression route to MSc OHSM. If you already hold Qualifi Level 7 International Diploma in OHSM then you can apply to progress to MSc OHSM at University of Portsmouth and they will recognise your Qualifi qualification as 60 credits, allowing you to study 120 credits with the Learning at Work department.

60 credits will apply only for those learners who study Qualifi Level 7 Int’l Diploma OHSM course through ESC and meeting all other entry requirements as laid down by the university.

Assessment Criteria

The assessment is written examination for 5 hours. Each unit exam is assessed for 150 Marks.

Pass Standards – 50% in both Units.

A ‘Pass’ must be achieved in both units to achieve the European Safety Council’s International Diploma in Health and Safety Engineering.


Learner’s should mention European Safety Council to the ‘Agent’ field on the online application form, so University of Portsmouth can recognise you and apply 60 credits. Don’t forget to upload your Qualifi level 7 Int’l Diploma in OHSM certificate.

Formal awarding of the 60 credits is not guaranteed and is dependant on meeting all entry requirements.

Please contact for more information.

ESC’s IDHSE Course duration is for six months.