NEBOSH Environmental Diploma.

The NEBOSH National Diploma in Environmental Management has been designed for those with responsibilities for the management of environmental risk or aiming to develop and implement effective environmental management systems within their organisations.
Benefits of holding the NEBOSH Environmental Diploma include:
• Entitlement to Specialist membership (SIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).
• Meeting the academic requirements for non-chartered Membership of the CIWEM (MCIWEM)
• Allows the use of the letters ‘EnvDipNEBOSH’ after your name.

What you will study?
Unit NEC1: Management and Control of Environmental Hazards

What you will study Unit ED1 – Management of Environmental Risk

  • Principles of Environmental Risk Management

  • Environmental Risk Evaluation

  • Water Resources Management

  • Monitoring, Review and Audit

  • Developments in Environmental Legislation

  • Public Access to Environmental Information

  • Environmental Legislative Framework and Methods of Enforcement

  • Solid and Liquid Wastes

  • Energy Use and Efficiency

  • Hazardous Substances

  • Control of Environmental Nuisance

  • Control Strategies for Environmental Risk

  • Gaseous and Particulate Releases to Atmosphere

  • Civil Liability in Relation to Environmental Pollution

  • Environmental Implications of Development and Land Use

NEBOSH Environmental Diploma.
NEBOSH Environmental Diploma.

Unit ED2 – Workplace-Based Practical Application

The completion of a work-based project. Recommended hours of study: 190 hours

Unit ICC2: International Construction Practical Application

The completion of a health and safety assessment of a construction workplace and report to management. Recommended hours of study: 160 hours


Unit ED1 is assessed by a 3-hour examination and Unit ED2 a project consisting of an environmental audit.