NEBOSH National Diploma


The NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety is held by more than 18,000 people in the UK and worldwide. It is an ideal qualification for both those seeking a successful career in health and safety, and those interested in ensuring the safety of their organisation.

This qualification covers the essential knowledge and practical skills that are required to develop a person’s professional competence.

Completing a NEBOSH National Diploma is a great way to provide a person with the resources that they need to properly implement their health and safety knowledge to help their organisation by making proportionate changes to the management of health and safety risks and adhering to legal requirements.

For more information on this course get in touch with one of our advisers.

What’s next?

Successful completion of the National Diploma means that you can apply for the graduate membership of IOSH (Grad IOSH) and take the next step towards becoming a chartered member of IOSH (CMIOSH).

Upon completion of the diploma, you can also apply to be a member of the International Institute of Risk Management and use the initials MIIRSM after your name.

This is a a degree level qualification, therefore some universities consider the NEBOSH diploma to be full or partial entry requirement to go on to study a masters qualification in relevant Health and Safety MSc Courses.


Course content:

Unit A
Managing health and safety
Unit B
Hazardous substances and agents
Unit C
Workplace and work equipment safety
Unit DNI
Application of health and safety management in the workplace
Study Time
27 days + optional exam tutorials
Available Learning Routes
Classroom Course, E-Learning, Blended, In-House

The NEBOSH National Diploma is a very highly regarded health and safety qualification, and is a requested qualification for many job roles in construction and health and safety. As such it is a great qualification for any person looking to develop their health and safety career.

NEBOSH recommended that delegates have previously completed a NEBOSH general certificate prior to taking the diploma course. This is to ensure that any potential delegates have a solid basis of study to begin this degree level qualification with.

The qualification is divided into four units, each of which is assessed separately. Assessment for the units is comprised of three written examinations (one for each of the units A, B and C) and a work-based written assignment (Unit DNI). All units must be completed within 5 years to achieve the full NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety.

Course 2 2020

Optional Tutorials
Unit A
26-30 Oct, 16-20 Nov 2020
14 Dec 2020
12 Jan 2021
Unit B
15-19 Mar, 06-08 Apr 2021
30 Jun 2021
TBC Jul 2021
Unit C
17-21 May, 07-10 Jun 2021
01 Jul 2021
TBC 2021
NEBOSH Diploma Enrolment fee
Excellent tutor, thoroughly enjoyable. Graham McEvoy

The tutor was very funny, personable, knowledgable and made it a fun and interesting course.
The venue was handy and central, the course layout was good and the communication from ACT was excellent.
All in all, a great course

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