NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals
The NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals is one of the most established and respected qualifications of its kind. This course provides the learner with the core understanding of Health and Safety and is the leading qualification in the world for International Health and Safety practitioners. It also provides the learner with the knowledge that is transferrable across industry and international boundaries. It covers the practical skills which is very essential for a health and safety practitioner to deliver a positive change throughout the workplace. Those who achieve this qualification find themselves in high demand in the global market.
The NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals builds on the foundation knowledge covered in the International General Certificate. This qualification is a must for those wanting a high-level career in Health and Safety.
Benefits for learners:
This is a university level degree qualification and it will offer a route to a Masters level study. On successful completion of this course the learner will meet the academic requirements for member status (MIIRSM) of the Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM). They may also apply for the Graduate membership (GradIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. They may also get an exemption from sitting the ASP examination that leads to CSP membership, if all the requirements are met.
Holders of the NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionalsmay use the designatory letters ÏDip NEBOSH” after their name and will also get invited to the annual NEBOSH Graduation Awards Ceremony held in the United Kingdom following the successful completion of their award. They will also be invited to join NEBOSH’s growing alumni network.
The qualification is divided into three units, each of which is assessed separately:
- Unit ID1: Work Place Health and Safety Principles
- Unit ID2: Controlling workplace health issues
- Unit ID3: Controlling workplace Safety issues
Students may choose to take individual units in any order over a five year period.
In three units, ID1 is assessed by a four-part Assignment which includes simulations, work place-based activities, reflective tasks and a research project, while the other two units ID2 & ID 3 are case studies.
The assessment durations is as follows
ID1: 6 Weeks (30 working days)
ID2: 4 Weeks (20 working days)
ID3: 4 Weeks (20 working days)