NEBOSH National Diploma Assessment Information

The NEBOSH National Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Professionals (2019 syllabus) has 3 assessments, one for each unit. Each assessment is completed electronically and submitted through the NEBOSH exam portal. You’ll have between 4-6 weeks to complete your assessments, and will have a dedicated start date and submission deadline

Unit ND1 Assessment:

The assessment for Unit ND1 is split into 4 sections: 

  • Scenario based questions (150 marks)
  • Workplace activities (150 marks)
  • Reflective tasks (150 marks)
  • A short research project (150 marks)
You will have 6 weeks to complete your assignment and submit it to the NEBOSH online portal. We recommend you spend at least 60 hours on your assessment, which equates to around 10 hours per week. The assessment is worth 600 marks and you need to achieve at least 50% to pass.

Unit ND2 and Unit ND3 Assessment

Units ND2 and ND3 are each assessed with a case-study and scenario-based questions. You will have 4 weeks to complete each question paper and submit it for marking. We recommend you spend at least 40 hours on each paper (around 10 hours per week)

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