NEBOSH National General Certificate
Health & Safety
A qualification that gives a complete overview of health and safety for anyone working in the UK
Who is it for?
Managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues. The certificate helps them manage risks effectively.
What is it about?
Many people take the NEBOSH Certificate as a first step on a career in health and safety. It provides a valuable overview of core health and safety topics and is a sound basis for further professional study.
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.
What will I get out of it?
Market leading pass rates - Phoenix Health & Safety’s pass rate for this course is in excess of 90%
Price includes exam fees, course materials, lunch and refreshments
Nationally recognised NEBOSH certification
What will I learn?
Unit 1 – Management of Health & Safety
Element 1 – Foundations in Health & Safety
Element 2 – Health & Safety Policy
Element 3 – Organising for Health & Safety
Element 4 – Promoting a Positive Health & Safety Culture
Element 5 – Risk Assessment
Element 6 – Principles of Control
Element 7 – Monitoring, Review and Audit
Element 8 – Incident and Accident Investigation, Recording and Reporting
Unit 2 – Controlling Workplace Hazards
Element 1 – Movement of People and Vehicles
Element 2 – Manual and Mechanical Handling
Element 3 – Work Equipment
Element 4 – Electricity
Element 5 – Fire
Element 6 – Chemical and Biological Hazards
Element 7 – Physical and Psychological Health Hazards
Element 8 – Construction Activities
The NEBOSH General Certificate is accredited at Level 3 within the National Qualification Framework (NQF) by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) in England, the Department for Children, Education, Lifelong Learning and Skills (DCELLS) in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland. The logos of these organisations will appear on the certificates awarded for the qualification.
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 Certificate award parchment is issued on completion of the two units and the practical assessment.
All of our courses are worth 6 hours of CPD per day.
Run In – house
Complete your details below to request more information on running this course in-house. You can choose a customisation level to indicate how much you would like to adapt this course to your organisation's needs:
A standard course will include exactly the content shown in the outline. A tailored course can be customised, for example to include your own case studies or terminology. A bespoke course is re-written from scratch to match your organisation's needs exactly.