Highfield Level 3 International Award in Accident and Incident Investigation
A brief about this Qualification
This qualification will help participants understand the principles and purpose of a work-related effective accident and/or incident investigation, factors that contributed to the incident, the process of investigation, interview techniques, data analysis, root cause analysis, corrective action to prevent a recurrence, and to understand reasons why some investigations might fail.
Guidance on Delivery
The guided learning hours (GLH): 8
GLH are the hours in which an average learner is taught by means of lectures, tutorials, supervised study, practical demonstrations and blended learning, including the time spent on assessment.
Assessment Method and Passing Criteria
Multiple-choice questions examination
The exam to completed in 60 minutes
Answer 18 questions or more to achieve a pass, 21 questions to achieve a merit and 24 questions to achieve a distinction
Frequently Asked Questions
It is strongly recommended that learners already possess a level 3 OHS qualification.
The tutor should hold a relevant subject area qualification or have experience, which can include any of the below:
− Highfield Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
− Highfield Level 4 International Award in Health and Safety in the workplace
− International General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health or above
− any other qualification deemed appropriate by Highfield
The tutor should hold a recognized teaching qualification or have experience, which could include any of the following:
− Highfield Level 3 Award in Delivering Training (RQF)
− Highfield Level 3 International Award in Delivering Training (IADT)
− Level 3 Award in Education and Training, or equivalent
− Certificate in Education or above
− Level 3 NVQ in training and/or development or above
− any other qualification and/or experience deemed appropriate by Highfield
Each learner’s identification is checked before they can sit the examination/assessment. Following are acceptable as proof of a learner’ Identity:
• National identity card e.g. Emirates ID card
• Valid passport
• Driving licence
• Another photographic ID card, e.g. employee ID card (must be the current employer), student ID card, travel card etc.
On successful completion of this qualification, learners may wish to continue their development through the following route:
• Highfield Level 4 International Award in Health and Safety qualification.