Application Form to be returned to Student Services
This course is the flagship NEBOSH qualification and is the first UK vocational qualification to be developed specifically for aspiring health and safety professionals, building directly upon the foundation of knowledge provided by the NEBOSH National General Certificate and providing a sound basis for progression to postgraduate study.
This course comprises 11 elements; Element 1: General workplace issues Element 2: Principles of fire and explosion Element 3: Workplace fire risk assessment Element 4: Storage, handling and processing of dangerous substances Element 5: Work equipment (general) Element 6: Work equipment (workplace machinery) Element 7: Work equipment (mobile, lifting and access) Element 8: Electrical safety and Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 Element 9: Construction hazards and controls Element 10: Workplace transport and driving for work Element 11: Pressure system hazards and controls
The Diploma syllabus assumes that the candidate will have the broad basic knowledge of health and safety that is provided by a level 3 qualification such as the NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent. The standard of English required by the candidates studying for this award must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. If English is not your first language you should be qualified to IELTS 7.0 or higher.
If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.
Assessed by a three hour written examination marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH
The NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety qualification requires the completion of four core units: A, B, C and D. See separate leaflets for details. A unit certificate is issued denoting successful achievement of each unit. A Diploma award parchment is issued on completion of all four units.
The qualification meets the academic requirements to apply for Graduate Membership (Grad IOSH) of Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). This is the first step to becoming a Chartered Health and Safety Practitioner as a Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH). It is also accepted by the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) as meeting the academic requirements for full membership (MIIRSM). The National Diploma provides a sound basis for progression to MSc level: A number of UK universities offer MSc programs that accept the National Diploma as a full or partial entry requirement.
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When does this course run?
Starts 07th Sep 2017 - Ends 18th Jan 2018
If you are aged 19 or over:
Fee : £1450.00
Please note, there are no discounts for this course.
Planned Timetable Day Times Campus Thursday 13:00 — 17:00 Cotton Exchange Thursday 09:00 — 12:00 Off Site
For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm (all year round) and Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am-6.30pm (term time only).
This information was current on 17th January, 2018 and may be subject to change.