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NEBOSH National General Certificate


NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
Price: 
£950
Duration: 
13 Days

Health and Safety appointed representatives are faced with a constant battle against ever changing Health and Safety legislation and the impact on their respective organisations. In addition, EC regulations stipulate that Health and Safety representatives must be "competent" to perform the role.

The NEBOSH certificate course, upon completion, is recognised as providing this competence, along with providing delegates with the skills to interpret and implement current Health and Safety requirements. 

Nebosh aims to improve the delegates ability to identify hazards and recommend appropriate action by:

  • Developing the ability to investigate accidents and make cost effective recommendations.
  • Developing a practical understanding of safety legislation.
  • Developing an appreciation of human and organisational problems and possible solutions.

The Nebosh General Certificate programme results in an internationally recognised Health and Safety qualification. In order to achieve this award delegates are required to attend formal examinations at the conclusion of the programme. The exams comprise of three parts:

NGC1: Management of health and safety

Element 1: Foundations in health and safety

Element 2: Health and safety management systems 1 – Policy

Element 3: Health and safety management systems 2 - Organising

Element 4: Health and safety management systems 3 – Planning

Element 5: Health and safety management systems 4 – Measuring, audit and review

 

GC2: Controlling Workplace Hazards

Element 1: Workplace hazards and risk control

Element 2: Transport hazards and risk control

Element 3: Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control

Element 4: Work equipment hazards and risk control

Element 5: Electrical safety

Element 6: Fire safety

Element 7: Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control

Element 8: Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control

 

GC3: Health and safety practical application To pass the National General Certificate, candidates must average at least 50% on the written papers covering Parts A and B (with not less than 45% on either paper), and at least 60% on the practical assessment Part C. 

The course is delivered at The Source over one day a week for 13 weeks and includes light refreshments, lunch and all course materials and examination fees. 


For further information or to book one of our courses,

Contact our team today on 0114 263 5650.

Available training sessions for this course:

Start DateTimeAvailable Places
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 Full Course Dates09:00 to 17:0011

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