NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma Assessments
Here to Help @Model.Properties.HeaderType>
Get in touch with our contact form, or start a Live Chat with us straight away!
The NEBOSH Level 6 National/International Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Professionals has 3 assessments, one for each unit.
Each assessment is completed electronically and submitted through the NEBOSH exam portal. You'll have between 2-4 weeks to complete your assessments, and will have a dedicated start date and submission deadline.
Unit DN1/DI1 Assessment
The assessment for Unit DN1/DI1 is split into 2 sections:
- Scenario based questions (100 marks)
- Workplace activities, reflective tasks and short research project (200 marks)
You will have 4 weeks to complete your assignment and submit it to the NEBOSH online portal. We recommend you spend at least 40 hours on your assessment, which equates to around 10 hours per week.
The assessment is worth 300 marks and you need to achieve at least 50% to pass.
Unit DN2/DI2 and Unit DN3/DI3 Assessment
Units DN2/DI2 and DN3/DI3 are each assessed with a case-study and scenario based questions.
You will have 2 weeks to complete each question paper and submit it for marking. We recommend you spend at least 20 hours on each paper (around 10 hours per week).
DN2/DI2 and DN3/DI3 are each worth 175 marks, and you require at least 50% to pass.
NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma Assessment Dates
Please find all upcoming dates below, as well as the registration deadline for each assessment:
|Assessment Start Date||Submission Deadline||Registration Deadline|
|DN3/DI3||19 July 2023||02 August 2023||14 June 2023|
|DN1/DI1||13 September 2023||11 October 2023||08 August 2023|
|DN2/DI2||15 November 2023||29 November 2023||11 October 2023|
|DN3/DI3||10 January 2024||24 January 2024||01 December 2023|
|DN1/DI1||13 March 2024||12 April 2024||07 February 2024|
|DN2/DI2||15 May 2024||30 May 2024||09 April 2024|
|DN3/DI3||17 July 2024||31 July 2024||12 June 2024|
|DN1/DI1||11 September 2024||09 October 2024||06 August 2024|
|DN2/DI2||13 November 2024||27 November 2024||09 October 2024|
NEBOSH Diploma (2015 syllabus) Exam Dates
If you are still completing your 2015 syllabus NEBOSH Diploma, please see below all upcoming dates for the Unit A/IA, Unit B/IB, Unit C/IC written exams. Remember, you will need to register for your chosen exam at least 8 weeks in advance:
|Unit A / IA||Unit B/ IB||Unit C / IC|
|09 January 2024||10 January 2024||11 January 2024|
|16 July 2024||17 July 2024||18 July 2024|
DNI Assessment Dates (2015 Syllabus)
See below for all upcoming submission dates for the DNI assignment (2015 syllabus only):
|Submission Deadline||Registration Deadline|
|23 August 2023||12 July 2023|
|29 November 2023||18 October 2023|
Disclaimer: Please select your dates carefully, your exam registration cannot be cancelled or transferred after the registration deadline has passed.
NEBOSH Level 6 National/International Diploma Assessment Process
NEBOSH will send login details for the NEBOSH assessment portal 2 weeks before your assessment start date. These will arrive by email directly from NEBOSH. From the portal, you can download your assessment paper and any supporting material straight to your computer to complete in your own time.
Assessment Start Date
On the start date of your assessment window, your assessment paper will be available to download from the NEBOSH portal from 12:00 noon (UK time).
You will have a 4 week deadline for DN1/DI1 assessments, and a 2 week deadline for DN2/DI2 or DN3/DI3.
The closing time for submission is 12:00 noon (UK time) on your deadline date.
Submitting your NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma Assessment
When you’re ready to submit your assessment, save your document with the file name format: [last name, first name, NEBOSH student number, Learning provider name].
You can submit your completed assessment on the NEBOSH portal by heading to the page where you downloaded your question paper and clicking 'add submission'.
Learners will be required to attend a virtual closing interview in the form of a professional discussion with a NEBOSH representative. There will be a discussion following each assessment, and you will be given the chance to book a slot for this accordingly.
This will involve discussing your submission with a NEBOSH representative, verifying your identity and confirming the work as your own. The discussions will be approx 45 minutes.
Your NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma Results
You must pass all three assessments to achieve your full NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma qualification. NEBOSH will email you your results within 50 working days after your submission date.
You’ll receive a hard copy certificate for each unit in the post, this can take up to 6-10 weeks after you receive your successful result.
A final overall qualification parchment will be sent from NEBOSH around 6-10 weeks after passing your final unit.
See below links to sample papers for the latest (May 2023) specification of the Level 6 Diploma:
If you have had a referral on a NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma exam, don't worry!
Our exam advisor can provide you all the useful information you need to re-sit your exam and offer useful resources to help you prepare.
A re-sit assessment is £330 GBP (+VAT).
Online learners have 36-months access to the NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Management Professionals materials via the Astutis LMS.
Learners may purchase a course extension which includes the new NEBOSH exam fee if they are unable to complete their studies in the 36-months.
This extension must be purchased before the elapse date.
Choose How You Study @Model.Properties.HeaderType>
Whatever your choice, we are here to help you make the right decision. Download our 'What's Your Style' guide, and discover your preferred learning style today.
Working in Partnership With: @Model.Properties.HeaderType>
With over 500 learners enrolled on NEBOSH qualifications, Astutis provided dedicated account management, customised LMS reporting, tailored content, and assessment preparation webinars.
Through our joint venture, the Northern Rail HSE training programme now contains a suite of qualifications, including IOSH, NEBOSH and IEMA as well as Astutis Approved courses.
The Co-op continues to adopt our e-learning solution as the training medium of choice to support colleagues IOSH training requirements, whilst also providing a wider pathway of learning through NEBOSH training.
Astutis has gone on to provide extensive OnlinePlus+ training support to Thames Water across the last couple of years, successfully delivering numerous courses to good effect whilst maintaining consistently high course pass rates.
Astutis are the global health and safety training provider of one of the most prominent confectionery ownership groups in the world.
Astutis trained over 900 workers in the Gist organisation to establish a sounder health and safety footing.
Astutis have been working with Bentley Motors since 2016. We have trained several courses to their workforce ensuring compliance and Health and Safety excellence.
Our partnership with CHEP included a catalogue of training solutions to drastically enhance safety and efficiency,
Astutis have supported the facilitation and delivery of NEBOSH and IEMA training to K+N’s Food and Drink Logistics division since 2016.
Astutis has been engaged with the delivery and support of a wide range of HS&E consultation and training across the Network Rail Community for more than 10 years.