NEBOSH International Diploma Unit IB - International Control of Hazardous Agents in the Workplace
The NEBOSH International Diploma qualification equips health & safety practitioners with common occupational health standards and knowledge for maintaining the health and safety of workers wherever they may be working. The NEBOSH International Diploma adopts a risk management approach based on best practice and international standards including legal frameworks, local laws and cultural factors.
On successful completion of the qualification, graduates may apply for Graduate membership (Grad IOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH). This qualification is awarded by NEBOSH, UK's leading health and safety professional organization.
NEBOSH International Diploma Unit IB – International Control of Hazardous Agents in the Workplace
General aspects of occupational health and hygiene
Principles of toxicology and epidemiology;
Chemical agents - evaluating risks;
Hazardous substances - preventive and protective measures;
Hazardous substances - monitoring and maintenance of control measures;
Biological agents; Physical agents 1 - noise and vibration; Physical agents 2 - radiation and thermal environment; Psycho-social agents; Ergonomic agents