ESC's IDHSE, Qualifi UK ( ESC's IDHSE is benchmarked to RQF level 6 )


European Safety Council's catalyst qualification is "European Safety Council's International Diploma in Health and Safety Engineering Endorsed by Qualifi". This qualification is an excellent starting point for those who plan to advance their concepts in HSE and prepare directly for CSP.

European Safety Council's International Diploma in Health and Safety Engineering is endorsed by Qualifi, UK

Recognised for TSP status with BCSP (USA), allowing candidates to prepare directly for CSP exam thus exempting from ASP.

This qualification is divided into two units:

  • UNIT A : Management Of Health & Safety
  • UNIT B : Industrial Hazards, Risks & Control Measures

The overall learning outcomes of the Diploma are to:

  • Apply the Principles of safety and health management
  • Analyse Risk Management
  • Analyse UK and international legislation and their implications for organisations, products and services
  • Implement Safety and health strategy, policy
  • Assess impact of safety culture
  • Evaluate Communications and organisational competence
  • Control of safety and health risks
  • Monitoring systems for safety and health
  • Audit and review of OHSM
  • The methods and strategies used for the evaluation, monitoring and control of safety hazards - Electrical, Chemical, Physical, Biological, Fire, Equipment Safety
  • Analyse the concepts of Toxicology and Epidemiology

To qualify for the course, candidate should meet any of the minimum qualifications listed below:

  • Bachelors in Engineering Graduate
  • Level 3 HSE Qualification
  • Science Graduate with 3 Yrs minimum experience
  • Safety Diploma holder can enrol in the course.

In certain circumstances, individuals with considerable experience but no formal qualifications may be considered, subject to interview and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the demands of the programme.

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

Course duration is for six months.


Benefits - Apply for TSP and start CSP preparation


ESC's IDHSE, Qualifi UK is recognized as a Qualified Equivalent Program (QEP) by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP, USA), meeting the qualified credential requirement for the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification.

Those who successfully complete the ESC's Intl Diploma in Health and Safety Engineering endorsed by Qualifi, UK are eligible to apply for the Transitional Safety Practitioner (TSP) designation with BCSP. With the TSP, graduates who meet all other requirements do not need to sit for the ASP certification exam and they can directly prepare for CSP exam — a time and money saver!

ESC's IDHSE is benchmarked to RQF level 6



How to apply for TSP status?


To apply, email your course certificate to tsp@bcsp.org