The NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety is a professional health and safety qualification. It covers everything you need to know and do to be competent health and safety practitioner. You'll learn how to develop strategy, raise safety standards and improve efficiency in your company.
|NEBOSH Diploma Course Facts|
|Duration||NEBOSH recommend 500 hours, minimum of 243 taught hours and approximately 257 hours of private study.|
|Units||Health and safety management, hazardous agents and workplace/work equipment safety|
|Exams||3 written exams
1 practical assignment
|What's included?||3 years access to the full course
10 revision webinars
3 mini mock exams
The NEBOSH Diploma is a widely recognised, highly sought after qualification.
Taking the NEBOSH Diploma will give you the knowledge and skills you need to create a focused health and safety strategy in the workplace. The course will provide you with practical skills that are essential to a long and successful health and safety career.
Almost 50% of advertised health and safety roles ask specifically for applicants who hold the NEBOSH Diploma demonstrating how increasingly important the qualification is.
The course is for people already working in health and safety who want to develop their competence, like:
You need to know the fundamentals of health and safety before you start. We always reccommend you take the NEBOSH General Certificate before taking the NEBOSH Diploma. Or have at least 5 years experience working in a health and safety role. That way, you'll have the right level of knowledge to meet the demands of the course.
You'll also need to have a good level of English to be able to discuss complex issues in your written exam.
The NEBOSH Diploma takes a risk management approach based on International best practice, including the International Labour Organisations (ILO) codes of practice. It's split into 4 units and covers:
Read the full NEBOSH Diploma syllabus here.
Units IA, IB and IC are each assessed with a 3-hour written exam which are held in NEBOSH approved exam centers. We have exam centers in Riyadh, Jeddeh and Dammam. Unit DNI is an 8,000 word assignment which you can submit by email or post.
You can read about what to expect from the NEBOSH Diploma exams here.
The NEBOSH Diploma is the same level as a university or college degree, so it requires a lot of hard work and study. NEBOSH recommends around 500 hours of study in total, but when you complete those hours is up to you.
You'll have 3 years access to the NEBOSH Diploma online course.
Yes! The NEBOSH Diploma is recognised as the mark of a health and safety professional all around the world. It helps to develop the skills and knowledge of health and safety professionals using global best practice, such as the ILO codes of practice, UK legislation, and OHSAS1800/ISO45001 management systems.
It's accepted by professional membership organisations like IOSH, BCRSP, BCSP and SAIOSH.
With our NEBOSH Diploma online course you can learn when and where you want, on your computer or mobile device. This interactive NEBOSH Diploma course helps you pass the exams with tutor support, revision webinars and mini mock exams.
Interactive online course with tutor support
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