NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (part-time)

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What you'll study

* All modules are subject to availability

Fees and funding

National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety:

Year One: £3,499

Year Two: £1,939

More information on fees can be found in the Money section of the website.

Where you'll study

Hull Campus

About the course

This 18 month part-time National Diploma, is ideal for students wishing to reinforce or further a career in the exciting and rapidly developing area of Occupational Health and Safety. The programme provides the knowledge and understanding that underpins competent performance as an occupational health and safety practitioner.

The University is accredited by NEBOSH, the globally leading examination board for health, safety and environmental qualifications to deliver the Diploma.  The National Diploma forms the first two years of the four year BSc(hons) in Safety and Environmental Management and enrolling on the NEBOSH Diploma means you will also be enrolled on the BSc!  Progress through the BSc  is flexible, allowing you to leave at the appropriate point if your wish is to attain the NEBOSH National Diploma.

Alternatively, you can continue your studies and add the BSc qualification to your diploma. The BSc is a four year part-time qualification designed to give you a degree in Safety and Environmental Management. Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate a high level of technical knowledge and understanding in the safety and environmental management field.

Entry requirements

International students

(language requirements)

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

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Future prospects

This programme equips you with the skills and competence to promote and improve health, safety and environmental performance in the workplace.

Many employers specify the NEBOSH Diploma as a minimum requirement for the person entrusted to advise them competently on health and safety. At this level, job opportunities are broad, offering great challenges to those seeking to develop a career in a demanding and developing profession.

The programme leads to a professional qualification that satisfies the academic requirements for graduate membership of the recognised professional body in the field – the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) – which in turn leads to chartered membership.

Holding the BSc degree qualification in addition to the NEBOSH Diploma will enhance your employment prospects in this challenging and developing profession.