NEBOSH General Certificate Courses

About NEBOSH General Certificate Courses

Management of health and safety in the workplace is not only a legal requirement and a moral imperative; it also makes good business sense, reducing the number of man-hours lost to accident or injury, whilst fulfilling Duty of Care obligations.

Closing Date for Registering for March exams is 29th January 2016. Please note we do not accept external students on the exams.

Qualified safety professionals are real assets to their organisations, building an effective safety culture in the company and reducing costs by preventing accidents and ill health of employees.

NEBOSH qualifications are sought worldwide by industry and are essential for those looking to begin a career as a safety professional, or seeking to attain the competence required to manage safety within their own organisation.

NEBOSH general certificate qualifications are structured so that once the NGC1 Management of Health & Safety module is completed, students can then choose whether they wish to study for the General, Construction, or Fire Certificate.

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) accept the NEBOSH National Certificate in meeting the academic requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH. The International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) also accept it for Associate Membership. The NEBOSH National Certificate is accredited at level 3 in the National Qualification Framework (NFQ) by the regulatory authorities.

NEBOSH General Certificate £1295 + VAT

  • August 2016 Southampton
  • February 2017 Southampton
  • August 2017 Southampton

National General Certificate: 11 days

The NEBOSH National General Certificate is aimed at managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues, with the knowledge gained on the course helping them to manage risks effectively.

Many people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate as the first step for a career in health and safety. It provides a valuable overview and is a sound basis for further professional study.

What does this course cover?

The NEBOSH National General Certificate Course covers the main legal requirements for safety in the UK, whilst identifying and ensuring awareness of a range of workplace hazards and methods of control for both accident prevention and reduction of ill health.

Assessing learning outcomes:

Delegates will need to complete 11 teaching days plus 2 mock examinations/revision days.

Delegates also sit 2 x 2 hour written examinations and a practical examination.

Venue Details

HCS Safety,West Point House, 321 Millbrook Road West, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 0HW

023 80 894695

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