NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety

This course provides the specialist knowledge and understanding, combined with the application of the expertise required to undertake a career as a Safety and Health Practitioner.

You can read the full syllabus here.

The course is being delivered by OSHE Consultants in Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and the USA, for aspiring health and safety professionals building directly upon the foundation of knowledge provided by the NEBOSH International General Certificate.


Successful completion of the course provides a sound basis for progression to an MSc or more specialist study (such as the NEBOSH Specialist Diploma in Environmental Management).

Holders of the NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety may use the designatory letters “IDipNEBOSH” after their name.

In addition, you may apply for graduate membership (Grad IOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), which is the first step to becoming a Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner as a 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).

Blended Learning

The blended learning course approach includes both an online learning element with course material, excercises and tutorial support, and a two (2) day classroom review and revision of the required knowledge and understanding in preparation for the formal exam.

You can start the course at anytime and you'll receive support and guidance from your online tutor as you progress through the learning activities.

Examination Dates

 Candidates will need to have registered for the exams two months prior to an examination.

Examinations are normally held each year in the third full week of January and in the first full week of July unless prior notice has been given beforehand.  Papers for Units IA, IB and IC shall be offered on the mornings of Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday respectively.

Students eligible to register for the examination and assignment are those currently enrolled with NEBOSH, with a valid enrolment period which does not expire before the exam sitting (first unit date used in calculating this date) or before the assignment submission deadline date.

Unit IA

Tuesday 19 January 2016 (am)
Tuesday 12 July 2016 (am)

Unit IB 

Wednesday 20 January 2016 (am)
Wednesday 13 July 2016 (am)

Unit IC

Thursday 21 January 2016 (am)
Thursday 14 July 2016 (am)

Assignment submission dates

Unit D & ID assignment
Wednesday 24th February 2016
Wednesday 25th May 2016
Wednesday 31st August 2016
Wednesday 30th November 2016

Late entry fees apply to registrations received up to 7 days, after the relevant closing date – details are available on request.

Course Pre-Requisites

There are no entry requirements for this qualification, though the achievement of the NEBOSH International General Certificate or direct equivalent prior to undertaking the Diploma course is highly recommended.

The standard of English required by students studying for the NEBOSH International Diploma must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.

In order to assure that candidates possess the required minimum academic background so as to be prepared for this program, OSHE Consultants require that candidates have one of the following credentials:

1. Completed at least one (1) NEBOSH certificate course successfully.

2. Successfully completed high school (five (5) GCE subjects, including mathematics and English; five CXC subjects including mathematics and English; USA High school Graduate certificate.

3. Any other internationally accepted high school graduate certificate.

Blended Learning Course Fees

Blended Learning Course Fees

All fees are shown in US Dollars

Course Application

To complete your application for a place on one of our courses, please submit evidence of your qualifications to the course administrator by selecting one of the courses below.

You can make an application without having to pay any course fees. Once our course administrator has reviewed your previous qualifications and experience we'll then discuss with you your suitability for the course before offering you a place.

If you are an employer, please instruct each of your employees to make a personal application and we'll apply the appropriate discount rate when we ask for the course fees.

Apply for a place on one of these courses:

Dubai Centre Course Application   

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