NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) is an independent examination board situated in the UK. It conducts vocational qualifications in the field of health, safety and environmental management. NEBOSH offers a variety of qualifications. 180 000 people around the world own one of the NEBOSH qualifications. 50 000 candidates per year finish one of the programs in around 40 countries in the world. NEBOSH qualifications are recognized by the relevant professional bodies such as Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH), the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management (IIRSM), and the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA).