NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals

NEBOSH International Diploma (IDIP) is a prestigious and sought-after qualification in Occupational Health and Safety and is equivalent to SCQF level 10 (equivalent to RQF level 6). The certification has been built from broad research with HSE experts, employers, health & safety professional bodies, and regulators aiming to deploy the best safety practices within the workplace.

NEBOSH International Diploma is a level 6 qualification on the NQF, a level 10 on the SCQF and is equal to a bachelor’s degree.

This qualification provides the knowledge and practical skills to recognize workplace health and safety issues, take opportunities for improvement and confidently perform as a leading health & safety professional and ensure a high-level career in HSE management.

NEBOSH IDip covers all necessary skills that influence the candidates to make decisions to manage risks and become an international health & safety practitioner.

  • An in-depth understanding of occupational health and safety that fulfil objectives and regulatory requirements of businesses.
  • This qualification is equivalent to a university degree-level certification.
  • Successful candidates can entitle their designatory letters as ‘’IDip NEBOSH’’ showcasing their expertise and accredited learning.
  • Wide recognition from international bodies
  • Become a full membership of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM), allowing access to the support & recognition of the body.
  • Fulfils the requirements of a Chartered Safety Practitioner (CMIOSH), demonstrating health & safety professional skills.
  • Develop and deploy proactive health and safety monitoring systems.
  • Engage and support to protect people from injury in harmful scenarios.
  • Improves the organization’s performance with an effective health and safety policy strategy.
  • Influence a positive culture, where safety is a top priority.
  • Serves as a sound basis for progression to senior health and safety roles.
  • Course Level: Equivalent to bachelor’s degree.
  • Study Time: 329 hours minimum.
  • Course Duration: 24 Months.
  • Average Completion Time: 12-18 Months.
  • Study Method: Virtual Live Online / E-Learning.
  • Support: Tutor
  • Assessment: Online (Scenario based).

NEBOSH International Diploma covers 3 units,

Unit Prefixes & Titles Assessment Type
Unit ID1: Know – Workplace Health and Safety Principles (International) Assignment
Unit ID2: Do – Controlling Workplace Health Issues (International) Case Study
Unit ID3: Do – Controlling Workplace Health Issues (International) Case Study

On completing the qualification, the learners are capable of:

  • Recognize, employ and interpret appropriate health and safety information and effectively communicate to relevant people.
  • Advise the organization on the types of legislation applicable to it and how enforcement actions could apply.
  • Fosters a positive health and safety culture through engaging, supporting, and influencing leaders as well as others by influencing attitudes and behaviour.
  • Evaluate and deploy the competency of individuals and organisational health and safety.
  • Understand risk management that covers the techniques for identifying hazards, and various risk assessment.
  • Develop a risk management strategy.
  • Establish an effective health and safety policy strategy including proactive safety, CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility), and change management.
  • Manage contractors and supply chains for compliance with health and safety standards.
  • Enhances professional skills and moral values for improving health and safety.
  • Build and audit health and safety management systems.
This course is a perfect choice for anyone aspiring to make their health and safety career and looking to gain an in-depth understanding of their health and safety responsibilities. This includes:

  • Health and Safety Managers
  • Advisors, or Officers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Training Coordinators
  • Engineers
  • Consultants
  • Directors
  • Quality, Risk, and environmental workers

This NEBOSH International Diploma is suitable for anyone looking to progress in the health and safety career ladder. This is emphasized as an essential qualification for individuals seeking career growth, in leadership and management positions.

Our experienced NEBOSH tutors typically take around a total of 28 days (70 hours) per unit of contact classes.

We also offer students definite knowledge and practice via interactive e-learning along with audio-lectured NEBOSH courseware, an extensive resources library, and all essential resources such as audio, videos, practice tests, case studies, and more to become expert international health and safety professionals.

The assessments focus on the application of knowledge to help you prepare for the health and safety tasks faced in the workplace.

The qualification units are assessed in the following way:

Unit ID1: Know – Workplace Health and Safety Principles (International) Assignment – workplace-based tasks together with simulations and reflective statements and a research topic
Unit ID2: Do – Controlling Workplace Health Issues (International) Scenario-based case study
Unit ID3: Do – Controlling Workplace safety Issues (International) Scenario-based case study

Each assessment is a substantial undertaking. We anticipate that it will take you around 40 hours to complete the DI1 assignment and 20 hours each for the DI2 and DI3 case studies. The time-period given for you to complete each assessment reflects this:

  • Unit DI1: 4 weeks (20 working days)
  • Unit DI2: 2 weeks (10 working days)
  • Unit DI3: 2 weeks (10 working days)

Once you have passed all three-unit assessments (DI1/DI2/DI3) your combined percentage mark will give your overall grade for the qualification (Distinction/Credit/Pass).

  • Distinction 226 or higher
  • Credit 196 – 225
  • Pass 150 – 195

Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP)

The successful candidates become eligible to appear for the CRST examination and be certified as a Canadian Registered Safety Technician (CRST). Individuals with workplace experiences and a NEBOSH International Diploma can have a smoother path to Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) certification. Get more info on the BCRSP website.

South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Saiosh)

Members of the Saiosh can upgrade themselves from technical membership (TechSaiosh) to Graduate Membership (GradSaiosh) since the NEBOSH International diploma meets their academic needs.

Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)

Candidates of NEBOSH IDIP meet credential needs for the Transitional Safety Practitioner (TSP) certification and are recognized as a Qualified Equivalent Program (QEP) by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP).

Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)

NEBOSH Level 6 International Diploma candidates can apply for IOSH membership at relevant grades.

Ofqual will regulate the NEBOSH International Diplomas from July 2023, meaning that the International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals (2020 specification) before August 2024 and were registered with NEBOSH before August 2022 from any country are able to use their NEBOSH Diploma for IOSH membership applications.

Why NEBOSH IDIP With Green World Group?
  • Green World Group is an industry leader in offering high-quality HSE training solutions.

  • We boast of our 2 decades of expertise in improving workplaces and nurturing health and safety leaders.

  • We celebrate the success of Trained 50,493 learners with high pass rates.

  • Reputation of delivered 1673+ NEBOSH IGC Batches to date.

  • Honorable accomplishment of having 2460+ learners, at present for the NEBOSH International Diploma.

  • Rewarded as NEBOSH Gold Learning Partner and recognized for our excellence in delivering training programs.

  • We deliver training solutions to individuals, working professionals, & organizations, across the world.

Green World Group’s exclusive offering of combo packages with qualifications focuses on improving the in-demand HSE skills of learners. All our packages are designed to empower learners to pursue excellence and success in their HSE careers. We pave the way for your dream career growth through comprehensive training and recruitment opportunities.

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Nebosh International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety

Learning Modes

NEBOSH International Diploma (IDip) can be delivered in various learning modes.

Virtual / Online Live Learning
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