COURSE FINDER

ENQUIRE DATES

NEBOSH National General Certificate

The NEBOSH General Certificate is the most widely attained health and safety qualification within the UK. It is often seen as an initial step to a career within health and safety management and is aimed at those based n the UK who need a general understanding of occupational health and safety issues within their role.

The NEBOSH General Certificate is accredited at Level 3 within the National Qualification Framework and also meets the academic requirements of IOSH for Technician membership (TechIOSH). The NEBOSH General Certificate qualification is also accepted by the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (llRSM) for associate membership.

 

NEBOSH Course Detail

Taking the NEBOSH General Certificate courses will provide a foundation for the NEBOSH National Diploma and is divided into three units; NGC1, NGC2 & NGC3. Units NGC1 and NGC2 are generally taught units and are both assessed by written examination. The third NEBOSH General Certificate unit, NGC3 is assessed by a practical examination.

NGC1 - Management of Health & Safety

  • Foundations in Health & Safety; outlining the legal framework relating to health and safety management, as well as moral and economic drivers, and key elements of a health and safety management system
  • Health & Safety Policy; key features and appropriate content.
  • Organising for Health & Safety; the roles and responsibilities.
  • Promoting a Positive Health and Safety Culture; health and safety culture and behaviours.
  • Risk Assessment; including hazard identification and the need for assessing risks.
  • Principles of Control; including hierarchy of risk reduction methods and common control measures.
  • Monitoring, Review and Audit
  • Incident and Accident Investigation, including Recording and Reporting.

NGC2 - Controlling Workplace Hazards

  • Movement of People and Vehicles - hazards and control
  • Manual and Mechanical Handling - hazards and control
  • Work Equipment - hazards and control
  • Electricity - hazards and control
  • Fire - hazards and control
  • Chemical and Biological Hazards – hazards and Control
  • Physical and Psychological Health – hazards and Control
  • Construction Activities - hazards and control

NGC3 - Health and Safety Practical Application

Each candidate is required to carry out and complete:

  • An unaided inspection of a workplace, identifying the more common hazards and then deciding whether they are adequately controlled.
  • A report to persuade management on remedial measures that need to be taken. 

Students will normally be required to complete the NGC3 assessment within 14 days (before or after) of sitting the examination for Units NGC1 and/or NGC2.

Course Delivery

NEBOSH General Certificate courses are available as either open public courses or online. Click here to see course dates and locations for NEBOSH General Certificate open courses. It is also possible to take a NEBOSH General Certificate blended e learning course, designed for those who may struggle to attend block sessions away from their workplace.

All NEBOSH training courses are provided by NEBOSH accredited training providers. Successful candidates studying for the NEBOSH General Certificate will receive an accredited NEBOSH certificate for each unit passed, as well as an overall NEBOSH General Certificate once all three units have been successfully completed.

For more general help or further information please send an enquiry to enquiries@bookmycourse.co.uk. You can also view and book onto our range of NEBOSH Distance Learning Courses online.

Related Links:
Distance Learning (NEBOSH General Certificate)
IOSH Courses
NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety
NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
NVQ Level 3 in Occupational Health and Safety Practice

White line

"Working with Book My Course takes the stress and hassle out of arranging training courses. We have a dedicated account manager to discuss our requirements, who offers us a range of options to suit our needs based on our budget, time commitments and locations. They offer a great range of courses as well as offering us flexibility and value. The staff at BookMyCourse are helpful and knowledgeable, offering a timely and efficient service that is reflective of our requirements". Kate O'Donnell – Kier

 
 

“I have always had exceptional service, times, dates, price, etc., and if there is the odd chance you can’t tell me over the phone, I always receive an e-mail straight away after”. 


Sarah Dyer, Hillside Health and Safety Training.


 
 

"We regularly use Book My Course – we save a huge amount of time and have found the service to be easy to use and very often has the course we need in the right location".

Katie Winter - Rentec Limited

 
 

"Always reliable with great connections for course dates across the UK and an easy booking system. Polite and efficient customer service. A pleasure booking with Bookmycourse".

Claire Montague – Ground Control Limited.


 
 

“My experiences with Book My Course have always been pleasant ones. The staff I have dealt with have always been polite, friendly and helpful. They are an efficient company who focus on their customers giving them the best service they can. I would definitely recommend them to my friends and work colleagues”.

Karen Barlow, Horbury Building Systems.



 
 

"BBS has used Bookmycourse for several years and always found the process to be swift and efficient. Having many training options in one place is extremely useful when courses are needed across a wide range of subjects".

Paul Boyce, Director – BBS Site Services LLP

 
 

“BMC are always quick and on time, if I need any help I can turn to BMC. Sian, you are always polite, quick and happy to help. Whenever I send you anything, I know it will get sorted efficiently and you will supply me with all information about my request”. 


Abi Mohtady, Morgan Sindall

 
 

“I have used BookMyCourse for many years, they are always my first point of call for any training requirements. The staff are knowledgeable and very helpful, queries and requests are dealt with quickly and professionally”. 


Emma Koster, Kier Regional Building, Southern & Thames Valley

 
 

"Book my course is always my first point of call as they offer a great range of training courses. They work with a variety of training providers based in different locations, which is extremely helpful when trying to minimise travelling times and costs. I have received nothing but great feedback from all course attendees, proving that bookmycourse only use high quality training providers. I would not hesitate to recommend bookmycourse to anyone looking for exceptional training, at very reasonable prices" 


Jane Downey, Mabey Hire Ltd.

 
 

“We have been using the services Bookmycourse for many years, it’s quick and easy system for me to use, I just send my course with dates and the rest is done by the team at BMC. The team are a great bunch, friendly and easy to deal with, on the rare occasion there is an issue, it is dealt with professionally and swiftly every time. RB Services will continue to use the services of BMC indefinitely and often recommend them to other training providers trying to promote their own courses. Keep up the good work BMC!” - Jacqi Cox - RB Services


 
 

  • 1UPACCESS Logo
  • BAM Construction Training Logo
  • Gold Cross Training Services Logo
  • Citrus Training Logo
  • GFT Logo
  • JRS logo
  • AW Safety Logo
  • SaFA Logo
  • CISTC Logo
  • Vp Groundforce Logo
  • Samten Consulting Logo
  • 3B Training Logo
  • Astutis Logo
  • Construction Industry Training Providers Logo
  • MecSafe Logo
  • Health Life and Safety Logo
  • CSM Services Logo
  • MI Construction Training Logo
  • Innov8 Training Logo
  • BSI Training Logo
  • OM Safety Training Logo
  • TotalComms Training Logo
  • SDA Safety Logo
  • Construction Skills People Logo
  • Phoenix Health and Safety Logo
  • Complete Health and Safety Logo
  • Harris Safety Training Logo
  • First Response Training Logo
  • Alliance Learning Logo
  • ALS Safety Logo
  • KeyOstas Logo
  • Libben Health and Safety Logo
  • Global Management Academy Logo
  • Illumine Logo
  • CCAS Health and Safety Logo
  • ROSPA Logo
  • PJH Safety Training Logo
  • OMS Logo
  • Tala Training Logo
  • PRS Health and Safety Training
  • SSG Training and Consultancy Logo
  • RB Services Logo
  • Safety Training Services Logo
  • Clarkson Evans Training Logo
  • Lighthouse Training Logo
  • SWL Training Logo
  • The Building Safety Group Logo
  • Genesys Training Logo
  • Total Training Solutions Logo
  • Kentec Training Logo
  • Total Electrical Training logo
  • NTSS logo
  • Safe Life Logo
  • Frinton Training logo
  • Envesca logo
  • The Safety Maintenance Company logo
  • Arthur Adams logo
  • APT Health and Safety logo
  • PC Workshops logo
  • Zero Harm Training logo
  • R2 Training logo
  • Whites forklift training logo
  • The Bradley Group logo
  • Risk Health and Safety logo
  • Wise Global Training logo
  • Smallpeice Enterprises logo
  • Total Training Company Logo
  • Sibbald Training logo
  • Highlander logo
  • Total Construction Training logo
  • e-testing logo
  • UTN Training logo
  • Ideal IT training logo
  • PQMS Training logo
  • Paradise Training logo
  • Collective Safety Solutions logo
  • C&C Training Logo
  • Purple Cow Logo
  • Hunter Training Solutions
  • Behavioural Safety
  • Randr Training Services
  • Safety & Training Logo
  • Talking Safety Logo
  • Total Protection Logo
  • O&G Safety logo
  • South West Training
Telephone Hotline (footer image)

Telephone Hotline

01933 233884

(Monday to Friday - 8:00am to 5:30pm).

© 2019 Book My Course Limited. All rights reserved

Home | About Us | Contact Us | FAQs | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions | Site Map | News / Articles | Cookie Policy