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National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health


What are the benefits of being a NIOSH Member?

NIOSH Membership is aimed at developing a group of Members who are committed, professional, knowledgeable and skilled in the field of Occupational Safety, Health and Environment.

This includes :

  • Professionals involved in the design, management and manufacturing of OSH equipment.

  • OSH practitioners.

  • Corporate bodies including small and medium industries.

  • Academicians involved in the field of safety, health and environment.

What are the different types of NIOSH Membership?

Individual Membership Private individuals who are Malaysian citizens and are involved in safety and Health working environment.Corporate Membership Corporations incorporated under the Companies Act 1965 or organizations set up under the Societies Act 1966.

Can a subsidiary of a company be a member?

Membership for corporation is limited to companies approved by the Board and does not include subsidiary company/ies.Subsidiaries are required to submit separate applications for membership.

What is the duration of membership?

The duration of membership is one (1) year, starting from January to December of the year

Can NIOSH terminate its members?

Members who fail to pay the membership fees six (6) months from the date of expiry of membership will be suspended.

Membership will only be continued after full settlement of outstanding fees.

Id payment is not made after twelve (12) months from the date of expiry; membership will be terminated without further notice.

What are the benefits of being a NIOSH Member?

  • Membership of NIOSH Library.

  • Free copies of NIOSH FYI and OSH Journal.

  • Access to NIOSH facilities such as hostel, gymnasium, training rooms, multi-purpose court.

  • Attractive discount for all NIOSH training courses.

  • Sharing of information and experience with other OSGH practitioners.

  • Opportunity to participate in OSH seminars, workshop, conference and exhibitions.

What is the fee charged to become a member?

Individual Membership (initial RM600.00)
  • Entrance : RM500.00

  • Annual Subscription : RM100.00

Corporate membership (initial RM1,500.00)

  • Entrance : RM1,200.00

  • Annual Subscription : RM300.00

How to apply?

Individual Membership:
  • Fill in relevant form.

  • Submit application with the relevant documents (Copy of IC, Resume and Certificates).

  • Payment should be made payable to NIOSH and address to the Executive Secretary NIOSH.

Corporate Membership:

  • Fill in relevant form.

  • Copy of nominee;s IC/ passport, Organisation chart showing designation of the nominee in the company and Company Registration Certificate.

  • Payment should be made payable to NIOSH and address to the Executive Secretary NIOSH.

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Administrative Information

Admission is on a first-come first-serve basis. However, if a course is full, the candidate will be offered admission for the next available course. Bookings may be via post, fax, and NIOSH website ( However, confirmation is only made upon receipt of the complete registration form and full payment. The management of NIOSH reserves the right to refuse admission in any programmes if the participant fails to produce the required payment or letter of guarantee on the day of registration.
All applications are made official through the receipt of course application forms. NIOSH will not entertain any admission claims through verbal communications, such as phone bookings, letters, e-mails or fax messages without using an application form.
Formal qualifications (certified true copy) are required for the Certificate and Competency Programme.
A copy of the registration form is enclosed at the back of this handbook or you can download it from our website or call us to get a fax copy. Photocopies of the registration form are accepted.

The full payment is payable upon registration, and is made in advance of the course. Cheques/Bank Drafts/Money Orders should be crossed and payable to the NIOSH. Personal cheques are NOT accepted. For government sectors, a local order or a letter of approval to attend the course is acceptable. Walk-in participants with full payment may also be admitted, depending on the availability of space. Special discounts will be given to members of NIOSH and government officers (with a confirmation letter from the employer). Further enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact Finance Division at 03-8769 2137/2138.

Fees are inclusive of course materials, certificates, morning and afternoon teas and lunches, site visits and transportation where applicable. For in-house training the fees are inclusive of course material and certificate only. Fees are also subjected to 6% service tax.

Once registration is made, fees remain payable unless a notice of cancellation is received as follows:
1. At least 7 days before the course date, a full refund will be given (minus RM50.00 for administrative charges).
2. Less than 7 days but more than 3 days, a 50% refund will be given plus a set of course notes.
3. Less than 3 days, no refund will be made. However, a substitute delegate can be admitted to the course.
Courses are held mainly at the NIOSH premises at Bandar Baru Bangi or at our branches in Penang, Johor Bahru, Kemaman, Kota Kinabalu, Labuan, Kuching, Miri and Bintulu (Sarawak) (unless specified otherwise). In-house courses are held at a venue of the client's preference.
1. Registration starts from 8.30 am - 8.45 am and the training starts in between 8.45 am - 9.00 am. The complete course programme will be given to the participants on the registration day. Participants are advised to come early on the registration day.
2. Casual attire is acceptable for course. However, round-neck T-shirts and sandals/slippers are not permissible in the training rooms. Please be prepared with jacket/extra clothing as the temperature in certain training rooms can get extremely low, especially during rainy days.
3. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) may be required for site visits or practical training. Please bring your own safety helmets, boots, ear protectors, safety gloves etc..Participants are encouraged to bring a calculator for practical and calculating purposes.