NEBOSH Courses in South Africa

Looking for a recognised health and safety qualification?

NEBOSH certified logo - largeNational Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) is a leading provider of health, safety and environmental qualifications. They help improve workplace safety and progress the health and safety profession across Africa. 

NEBOSH courses support the role of a modern day risk management professional and help organisations meet their legal obligations. Over 168,000 NEBOSH exams are taken every year, in over 132 countries. 

How to take your NEBOSH course

We offer flexible learning methods for learners all across South Africa. So whether you're studying alone or alongside other colleagues, you're sure to find a NEBOSH course to suit you. 

  • Online: Flexible, interactive learning with ongoing tutor support. Perfect for independent learners and large groups of staff. 
  • Virtual: Live, upbeat, tutor-led training delivered online. Study from home alongside other professionals. It's traditional classroom training with a twist. 
  • In-company: Traditional, tutor-led training delivered to your team, at a venue of your choice. 

Recognition of NEBOSH courses

NEBOSH courses recognised by companies, governments and professional membership bodies around the world. They're accepted for membership of:

  • South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (SAIOSH)
  • Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
  • International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM)
  • Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM)

Find out which is the best NEBOSH course for you

Learn more about NEBOSH courses on our blog or contact our NEBOSH trained advisers who help you choose the best course for your career goals. 

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NEBOSH International Diploma

The course for aspiring health & safety professionals
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NEBOSH International Certificate

The most popular health & safety qualification
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NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate

For people with safety responsibilities in oil and gas 
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Why choose NEBOSH training?

Achieving a NEBOSH qualification will mean that you hold an internationally recognised health and safety qualification that will offer you a platform on which to build a successful career in health and safety. Investing in a NEBOSH qualification shows that you are committed to achieving a positive health and safety culture within your organisation.

What NEBOSH Courses are available in South Africa?

In South Africa you can study for the NEBOSH International General Certificate and the NEBOSH International Diploma via online learning. These courses, together with the NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate, are also available as tailored learning programmes for multiple delegates at your organisation.

Which is the right NEBOSH training course for me?

If you are taking the first step in a health and safety career, then the NEBOSH International Certificate is an ideal place to start. If you are building on knowledge already gained and would like to progress as a health and safety practitioner, then the NEBOSH International Diploma would be the best qualification for you. If you are working in an oil and gas or petrochemicals capacity then take a look at the specialist NEBOSH Oil and Gas Certificate. For more advice on which course to choose, please get in touch today.

Where can I study for a NEBOSH qualification in South Africa?

If you are looking for an online learning or distance learning NEBOSH course, you are able to study from anywhere in South Africa as these courses are supported by a network of exams. Alternatively, there are classroom courses available at our venue in Cape Town or we can come to you to deliver training at your organisation.

NEBOSH Training and IOSH Membership - your route to CMIOSH status

If your goal is to become a chartered health and safety professional, NEBOSH qualifications will help you get there. One route to CMIOSH status would be to achieve the entry level International Certificate followed by the International Diploma coupled with industry experience.