NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety - UK

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NIST Institute is one of the reputed course provider for providing NEBOSH diploma in India and gulf countries. Having rich experience in registering professionals from various nationalities and guided them the NEBOSH diploma through online, blended and direct support, NIST is one of the largest provider of NEBOSH qualification. The foundation for this course is worthwhile with the strong knowledge along with the professional qualification like NEBOSH International General Certificate.

In the broader spectrum of understanding safety and health concepts, NEBOSH International Diploma is considered as prestigious qualifications in the cluster of health and safety practitioners and organizations. NEBOSH has established its presence in various health and safety events to maximize the effectiveness of qualification through which NEBOSH diploma in Mumbai and NEBOSH courses in Delhi are highly informative.

NEBOSH Int Dip course is extremely required qualification in the domain of health and safety across the globe, however it is mostly ahead in Chennai. The concepts about management of health and safety helps various management professionals to select NEBOSH diploma in Bangalore. The topics dealt about control of hazardous agents in the workplace and work equipment safety strengthen the studies and preferable to select NEBOSH IDip in Hyderabad.

In order to perform the Health and Safety responsibilities in various MNC's across the world, international diploma in NEBOSH becomes one of the essential requirement. This also acts as a sound basis for progression to an MSc or more specialist study (such as the NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management).

The study methodology through E-learning, blended and direct orientation classes attract the NEBOSH diploma aspirants in Kolkata and to choose the examination at their choice. This course is exceptionally advantageous to those who want to learn at their flexible time.

This Course is for
  • Managers, Senior Managers & Management
  • Aspirants look to advance in CPD, a qualification equivalent to U.K graduation
  • Hold key responsibility in health and safety to implement the key functions in the organisation
  • The NEBOSH International diploma is a prestigious and demanding professional qualification for those wanting to advance their career in occupational health and safety.
  • Holders of the NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety may use the designatory letters "IDipNEBOSH" after their name.
  • On successful completion of the qualification, the Diploma holder may apply for Graduate membership (Grad IOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health(IOSH). This is will enable an individual to develop as a Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner to attain Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH).
  • This qualification is also accepted by the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management as meeting their requirements for full membership (MIIRSM).

Course Content

NEBOSH International Diploma is divided into four units, each of which is assessed separately:

Unit IA: International management of health and safety

Unit IB: International control of hazardous agents in the workplace

Unit IC: International workplace and work equipment safety

Unit ID: International application of health and safety theory and practice

Unit IA: International management of health and safety

•   Element IA1: Principles of health and safety management
•   Element IA2: Loss causation and incident investigation
•   Element IA3: Measuring and reviewing health and safety performance
•   Element IA4: Identifying hazards, assessing and evaluating risks
•   Element IA5: Risk Control
•   Element IA6: Organizational factors
•   Element IA7: Human factors
•   Element IA8: Regulating health and safety

Unit IB: International Management of Hazardous Agents in the Workplace

•   Element IB1: Principles of chemical control, toxicology and epidemiology
•   Element IB2: Hazardous substances and other chemicals - Assessment of risk
•   Element IB3: Hazardous chemicals - Engineering controls and personal protective equipment
•   Element IB4: Monitoring and measuring
•   Element IB5: Biological Agents
•   Element IB6: Physical Agents 1 – Noise & Vibration
•   Element IB7: Physical Agents 2 – Radiation
•   Element IB8: Psycho – Social Agents
•   Element IB9: Musculoskeletal Risks and Controls
•   Element IB10: Work environment risks and controls
•   Element IB11: Managing occupational health

Unit IC: International workplace and work equipment safety

•   Element IC1: General Workplace issues
•   Element IC2: Principles of Fire & Explosion
•   Element IC3: Workplace Fire Risk Assessment
•   Element IC4: Storage, Handling & Processing of Dangerous substances
•   Element IC5: Work Equipment(general)
•   Element IC6: Work equipment (workplace machinery)
•   Element IC7: Work equipment (mobile, lifting and access)
•   Element IC8: Electrical Safety
•   Element IC9: Construction hazards and controls
•   Element IC10: Workplace transport and driving for work

•   Element IC11: Pressure system hazards and controls

Delegates preparing for IDIP exams can find appropriate information like syllabus guide, guidance on command words, example question paper and examiner's feedback in the following link:

Unit ID: Application of international health and safety theory and practice

1.   Executive Summary
2.   Introduction:
   •   Aims and Objectives
   •   Methodology
   •   Description of the organisation
   •   Legal Environment
3.   Review of Health and Safety Management System:
   •   Description
   •   Gap Analysis
4.   Hazard Identification
   •   Physical Hazards
   •   Health and Welfare Hazards
5.   Risk Assessment
   •   Physical Hazard
   •   Health and Welfare Hazard
6.   Conclusion
7.   Recommendations
8.   Action Plan
   •   Management System
   •   Physical Hazard
   •   Health and Welfare Hazard
9.   References/Bibliography
10.   Appendices
Download Link:   doc   Unit ID guidelines

Assessment Method

3 hours written examinations are held for Unit IA, Unit IB & Unit IC respectively. Knowledge on application of health and safety theory and practice is tested by Assignment unit (Unit ID).

Course Preparation Duration

Unit A: 79 hours tuition and 75 hours private study Total: 154 hours
Unit B: 71 hours tuition and 50 hours private study Total: 121 hours
Unit C: 75 hours tuition and 50 hours private study Total: 125 hours
Unit D: 6 hours tuition and 50 hours private study Total: 56 hours
A programme of study therefore needs to be based around a minimum of 231 taught hours and approximately 225 hours of private study for an overall total of 456 Hours.

Further Progression

Masters in Health, Safety and/or Environmental Management in partnership with the University of Hull

All NEBOSH Diploma holders who wish to pursue education in Health, Safety and/or Environmental Management.

Examination schedule as per the course calendar.