Friday 26th January 2024
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Friday 26th January 2024
NEBOSH is a National Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health. The NEBOSH National General Certificate is a qualification designed to help those with health and safety responsibilities (notably managers, supervisors and employee representatives) to carry out their duties at work more effectively and to protect the organisations for which they work.
If you are taking this course to forward your own career, the NEBOSH National General Certificate will give you invaluable knowledge, skills AND a globally respected qualification that supports your current role and your long-term career. It is relevant to every workplace; ideal for managers, supervisors, or anybody with health and safety management responsibilities and also perfect for those embarking on a health and safety career.
According to the Health and Safety Executive, workplace injuries and ill-health cost UK businesses over £15 billion per year and this qualification can help minimise workplace injuries and illness, boost employee wellbeing, demonstrate the business’s commitment to health and safety, strengthen your health and safety culture and ensure your organisation has valuable in-house health and safety expertise. Many of these are expectations within supply chains and actually help win new business or secure existing contracts.
The National General Certificate is trusted by many prestigious organisations such as Thames Water, Kier and the Football Association as well as many others.
The course has recently been revised and now comprises of just two units (NG1 & NG2). The content has been adapted and updated to reflect current Health & Safety practices for 2020 and is delivered over 11 full-day tutor led sessions.
The course will equip delegates to build risk assessments through teaching, study and workplace application so they are able to:
You will gain an in-depth focus on the things that matter. The NEBOSH National General Certificate covers:
Unit NG1: Management of Health and Safety
Unit NG2: Risk Assessment
To Successfully complete the NEBOSH National General Certificate you will be required to attend College one day per week over an 10 week period beginning on Friday 26th January 2024, 9:00am to 5:00pm at our Boston Campus.
Please note, bespoke course dates are available for those making group bookings. Should you wish you enquire about a bespoke course date please email our Management and Technical Training Team at firstname.lastname@example.org..
The NEBOSH National General Certificate will cost £1250; this price includes your exam and material fees.
Fees may vary depending on personal circumstances, please enquire for further information.
Please note that all fees are subject to change.
The assessment now comprises just one exam and one practical assessment.
Unit NG1 is examined by an Open Book Exam for which candidates have 24 hrs to submit answers. This is supported by a post exam interview approx. 2 weeks later to validate the answers as your own work.
Unit NG2 is assessed through a practical assessment (a longer assessment than the previous GC3) usually done in or with reference to your workplace. It may be possible to arrange an alternative venue, subject to approval by NEBOSH.
Both assessments are marked by external examiners.
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