Career Development: Understanding NEBOSH Qualifications


People following or pursuing a career in health and safety management are usually expected to hold a NEBOSH qualification.

In fact, regular research in the UK has revealed that 75% of employers seeking to employ health and safety managers require applicants to hold a NEBOSH qualification, with more than half demanding the professional-level degree-equivalent “NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety”.

As well as career professionals, people with many different workplace roles and responsibilities now hold NEBOSH qualifications. Health, safety and environmental management is increasingly seen as an important skill for all kinds of employees to possess, from company directors to construction workers, insurance advisors, HR personnel and more.

Find the NEBOSH qualification which is right for you, with this useful guide from SHP: