NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
This course covers the main legal requirements for health and safety in the UK. It also deals with a range of workplace hazards and methods of control. The course will be beneficial to non-specialists who require sound initial training leading to a basic recognised qualification. To include managers and supervisors, safety representatives and representatives of employee safety.
To find out more or to enrol and pay online, go to our main health and safety courses page.
All costs include exam fees and course material. The Exam date us 5 December 2018.
What will I study?
Three units as follows:
Unit NGC1: Management of Health and Safety
Element 1: Foundations in Health and Safety
Element 2: Health and Safety Management Systems – Plan
Element 3: Health and Safety Management Systems – Do
Element 4: Health and Safety Management Systems – Check
Element 5: Health and Safety Management Systems – Act
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 8: Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Control
Unit NGC3 - Practical assessment
How will I be assessed?
You must pass two written papers for NGC Unit1 and NGC Unit 2 plus the practical assessment NGC Unit 3. The practical assessment is normally carried out at your place of work on completion of the course.
Following successful completion of the course you could progress on to:
- NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
- NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety
- NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Management Certificate
- NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management
Validated by NEBOSH
For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.