Who Should Attend the NEBOSH General Certificate Course?
Managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations, who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues. The NEBOSH certificate helps them manage risks effectively.
Many people take this NEBOSH Certificate as a first step on a career in health and safety. It provides a valuable overview, and is a sound basis for further professional study. The NEBOSH National General Certificate course is the most popular NEBOSH certificate course in the UK. Please see below for more information on the course.
Unit 1 – NGC1 – Management of Health & Safety Element 1 – Foundation in Health & Safety Element 2 – Health & Safety Management - Systems 1 – Policy Element 3 – Health & Safety Management - Systems 2 – Organising Element 4 – Health & Safety Management - Systems 3 – Planning Element 5 – Health & Safety Management - Systems 4 – Measuring, Audit & Review
Unit 2 – NGC2 - Controlling Workplace Hazards Element 1 – Workplace Hazards and Risk Controls Element 2 – Transport Hazards and Risk Controls Element 3 – Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk Controls Element 4 – Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Controls Element 5 – Electrical Safety Element 6 – Fire Safety Element 7 – Chemical and Biological Health Hazards and Risk Controls Element 8 – Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Controls
The NEBOSH General Certificate course is 11 days plus exams
Candidates are assessed with written examinations for each of the two taught units. A unit certificate is issued denoting successful achievement of each unit. A full NEBOSH National General Certificate award parchment is issued on completion of the two units and the practical assessment.
The NEBOSH Certificate is accepted by IOSH – the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health – in meeting the academic requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH (Tech IOSH). It is also accepted by The International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) for associate membership.
The course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.