NEBOSH Level 6 International Diploma for OHS Management Professionals
NEBOSH Level 6 International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals
Why NEBOSH Level 6 International Diploma for OHS Management Professionals?
The NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety is a degree level qualification for health and safety professionals, covering all the knowledge needed for a professional in the industry.
The 1st reason: The NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (IDip) is the must have qualification for those whose ambition is to be a “Safety Professional” and have a high level career in HSE management.
The 2nd reason: The NEBOSH Diploma is internationally respected by employers in all sectors.
The 3rd reason: Professional body recognition
- Entitled to use the designatory letters IDipNEBOSH after your name
- Member status (MIIRSM) of the Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).
Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (BCRSP)
Holders of the NEBOSH International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals will now be eligible for certification as a Canadian Registered Safety Technician (CRST) upon completion of the CRST examination.
Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)
The International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals is recognized as a Qualified Equivalent Program (QEP) by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP), meeting the qualified credential requirement for the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification.
- Meet entry requirements for Master of Science (M.Sc) degrees in Occupational Health and Safety Management
Benefits for Learners
Completing the NEBOSH International Diploma entitles you to the use of “DipNEBOSH” after your name, evidencing your accredited education and expertise.
The course allows full membership of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) upon completion, giving you access to the recognition and support this body provides.
Through further professional development, the NEBOSH Diploma meets the standards required to achieve Chartered Safety Practitioner (CMIOSH) status. This IOSH Membership is further evidence of your position as a health and safety professional.
Benefits for Employers
Develop your workplace’s health and safety culture
Have confidence that someone with the appropriate expertise is managing the safety of your employees
Raise productivity through reduced time off as a result of workplace accident and injury
The NEBOSH International Diploma is ideal for health and safety professionals outside the UK wishing to advance their career. This includes safety managers, advisors and consultants.
After gaining this qualification, candidates will have a firm grasp of all the following areas of knowledge:
You will be able to advise your organisation on the types of legislation likely to apply to the organisation and how enforcement actions could apply; the relevance of the International Labour Organization’s conventions/recommendations to the organisation; how non-government bodies and standards could influence health and safety in the organisation.
You will be able to promote a positive health and safety culture by: gaining commitment and participation; and engaging, supporting, and influencing leaders (and others) to change attitudes and behaviour and make health and safety a priority.
You will be able to assess, develop and maintain individual and organisational health and safety competence.
You will be able to understand risk management including the techniques for identifying hazards, the different types of risk assessment, considerations when implementing sensible and proportionate additional control measures and developing a risk management strategy.
You will be able to develop and implement proactive and reactive health and safety monitoring systems and carry out reviews and auditing of such systems.
You will be able to continually develop your own professional skills and ethics to actively influence improvements in health and safety by providing persuasive arguments to workers at all levels.
You will be able to develop a health and safety policy strategy within your organisation (including proactive safety, Corporate Social Responsibility and the change management process).
You will be able to manage contractors and supply chains to ensure compliance with health and safety standards.
You will be able to advise the organisation on a range of common workplace health issues/ hazards including how these can be assessed and controlled.
You will be able to advise the organisation on a range of common workplace safety issues/ hazards including how these can be assessed.
The course is split into three separate assessments: One workplace assignment and two scenario-based case studies:
The qualification units are assessed in the following way:
ID1 – Know – workplace health and safety principles.
ID2 – Do – controlling workplace health issues.
ID3 – Do – controlling workplace safety issues.
- You are provided with login information to our distance learning platform and course materials
- You can contact our tutors for further support if any.
- When studying through distance learning, we recommend spending 500 hours on the course.
- Unit ID1 Assignment – workplace-based tasks together with simulations and reflective statements and a research topic in 4 weeks (20 working days)
- Unit ID2 Assessment – Scenario-based case study in 2 weeks (10 working days)
- Unit ID3 Assessment – Scenario-based case study in 2 weeks (10 working days)
- ID3: 19 July 2023
- ID1: 13 Sep 2023
- ID2: 15 November 2023
- ID3: 10 January 2024
Binh Pham, M.Sc, CMIOSH, FIIRSM
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 500 Hours
- Skill level Safety Professionals
- Language English
- Students 20
- Assessments Yes