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NEBOSH National Diploma Virtual Learning 

Perfect mix of online + virtual class learning + tutor coaching

If you want to get the NEBOSH Diploma completed in 20 months but you can't take 6 weeks off Astutis is a NEBOSH accredited centre for the virtual Diplomawork, the Virtual Diploma offers you a perfect solution. It is a scheduled programme with set timeframes where you learn using our online course, work with your virtual study group regularly and also benefit from coaching with your own tutor. 

As well as our interactive online course, you also learn using live tutorials led by your tutor with your virtual Diploma study group. To keep you on track you have regular assessments and mini-mocks.

NEBOSH Diploma Virtual Learning Key Facts
Duration 500+ hours approximately
Access 3 years' access to multimedia , 35 live tutorials, 6 mini mock exams, your own tutor coach
Exams Exam centres are available UK-wide

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What is the NEBOSH Diploma virtual course?

The virtual aspect of this course means it combines the best of flexible online learning complimented by learning in a group using video conferencing at convenient times so you don't have to take time off work.

This well structured virtual programme provides you with a mix of resources and tutor coaching to help you pass the NEBOSH Diploma within 20 months. The 3 year license provides:

  • Engaging multimedia-rich activities using video, audio, animations, workplace case studies to practise what you learn
  • Your own NEBOSH Diploma tutor to coach you every step of the way and keep you on track
  • Collaborative learning in a small virtual group participating in 35 live online tutorials and discussion forums together
  • Plenty of exam practice with individual coaching on exam questions and 6 mini-mocks with feedback
  • In-depth guidance from our digital resources centre: web links to HSE guidance, legislation, exam questions 

Benefits of virtual learning

  • Reassurance that you can complete the NEBOSH Diploma within a 20-month timeframe if you keep on track
  • Success with pass rates above NEBOSH's averages
  • Cost and time savings with flexible learning and minimal disruption to your working schedule

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What is the difference between the online and the virtual NEBOSH Diploma ?

Online and virtual are 2 delivery methods of taking the NEBOSH Diploma:
The online NEBOSH Diploma uses the interactive multimedia learning platform to study the content and you are supported with an online tutor,  11 webinars, 3 mocks with feedback, discussion forums and a digital resources centre. You choose when you study and take the exams.
The virtual NEBOSH Diploma ise set up so you complete in a structured timeframe of 20 months also using the interactive multimedia learning platform to study the content, your own tutor to coach you and keep you on track using 35 live tutorials, a minimum of 6 mini-mocks with detailed feedback plus access to discussion forums and a digital resources centre.

What speed broadband will I need to access the NEBOSH Diploma online course?

To access the Astutis NEBOSH National Diploma online course and get the most out of it, you will need a broadband speed of at least 1MB download.

How long will I have access to the NEBOSH National Diploma online course for?

If purchasing all 3 units together, you will be given access to the materials for an initial period of three years. If purchasing individual units you will have 1 year's access. However, if you are unable to complete the NEBOSH exams within that time, we can extend your access on request for a small administration fee.

What learning techniques are used in the NEBOSH Diploma online course?

Everyone has an individual learning style and Astutis online courses address this by using a variety of media including text, video, animation, audio and interactive activities. Furthermore, you can check your progress with exam questions  and feedback and apply what has been learned to real life situations through practice activities. Weblinks to additional resources and directed discussions also provide opportunities for an in-depth understanding of more challenging subject areas.

Can you offer any advice on how to get the most out of my Diploma online course?

Make sure you start with the introduction to the NEBOSH National Diploma course, which gives you all the information you need on how to get the most out of your course. Plan your route through the units, using some or all of the additional resources we have put in place and take advantage of the support we offer: your own tutor, mock exams and discussion groups. The course video guide created by our e-learning team will let you find out how our online course has been designed and created to guide you through your NEBOSH National Diploma learning journey.

Can I complete my NEBOSH National Diploma exams online too?

NEBOSH states that the examinations for the National Diploma course must be completed in an invigilated exam centre. Units A, B and C of the Diploma course will need to be completed at one of our multiple exam centres. The Unit D workplace assignment can be completed at your computer.