The NEBOSH National Diploma is the gold standard qualification for aspiring Health and Safety professionals. It is designed to provide you with the knowledge and understanding required for undertaking a career as a Health and Safety professional and it also provides a sound basis for progression to postgraduate study.
The National Diploma is industry recognised and valued in nearly every sector; over 20,000 learners have achieved the qualification since its introduction.
Building upon the foundation of knowledge provided by the NEBOSH General Certificate, it is particularly relevant for:
- Health and Safety professionals or those with aspirations to be one
- People with Health and Safety responsibilities who want to gain an in-depth understanding
There are no mandatory qualification entry requirements but it is strongly recommended learners have undertaken and passed the NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. The syllabus assumes that learners will have this level of prior learning.
It is important that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. NEBOSH recommends that learners undertaking this qualification should reach a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 7.0 or higher in IELTS tests.
Read more about language requirements for NEBOSH qualifications.