Health & Safety Developing Skills

NEBOSH - National General Certificate - Full Qualification

Event Information:

Venue: OMS, Leicestershire, Leicestershire

Date: Monday, 2 November 2020

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Available To: Members and Non Members

Member Price: £1350.00+VAT

Non-Member Price: £1350.00+VAT


NEBOSH - National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (Full Qualification)

This is a eleven-day course - 2 x 5 day blocks of training + 1 day of exams

2 - 13 November with the exam taking place on 9 December 2020.

Outline

The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety for unit NGC1 is the ideal choice for those who want to kick start a career as a health and safety professional. With over 175,000 awardees in the UK and worldwide, the NEBOSH National General Certificate is globally recognised as a standard for occupational health and safety proficiency.

From a 2016 survey of successful NEBOSH National General Certificate students, over 97% of respondents would recommend this course to others.

Who should attend

This course is ideal for those either currently in or aspiring to management and supervisory positions related to health and safety on construction sites. It is also recommended for supervisors and managers working in other industries where temporary workplaces are a feature of their activities.

Objectives

The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety is an ideal choice for those who want to kick start a career as a health and safety professional. It combines extensive coverage of the main legal requirements for occupational safety in the UK with an outline of common workplace hazards and how to tackle them.

Course Content

The National General Certificate is divided into three units, each of which is assessed separately:

  • Management of health and safety (NGC1)
  • Control of workplace hazards (GC2)
  • Health and safety practical application (GC3)

NGC1 – Management of Health & Safety

  • Foundations in Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Plan
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Do
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Check
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Act.

GC2 – Control of Workplace Risks

  • Workplace hazards and risk control
  • Transport hazards and risk control
  • Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control
  • Electrical safety
  • Fire safety
  • Chemical and biological health hazards and risk Control
  • Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control

Unit GC3 - The practical application of Health and Safety good practice.

Pre-Requisites

Learners are expected to have a good understanding of spoken and written English.

Course Benefits

For learners, the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety gives you the vital knowledge you need to ensure health and safety in your workplace, and is a great foundation for building a career in the industry.

You will discover new skills and techniques with practical applications and learn to perform better in your role.

Assessment

Two written, 2 hour examinations and a practical assignment.

Certification

The examinations are assessed and moderated by NEBOSH. Successful learners will gain the full NEBOSH National General Certificate.

Holders of the National General Certificate are entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). The qualification also meets the academic requirements for Technical Membership (Tech IOSH) of IOSH and Associate Membership (AIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).

The NEBOSH National General Certificate has been accredited and credit rated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). It sits in the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) at SCQF Level 6 with 15 SCQF credit points.

Course delivery

This course is delivered in partnership with our Chamber member OMS at their training centre in Coalville, Leicestershire.  Their modern training centre is conveniently located right in the centre of the UK in Leicestershire, and is just two miles from J22 of the M1.  Free onsite parking is available. 

About the trainer

OMS has a team of experts who can offer advice and guidance in Health & Safety, HR and compliance issues.  Drawn from a wide range of backgrounds, they bring their own experience and expertise to your organisation’s challenges.

How to book

Bookings on this course will be passed to OMS and all confirmations and invoicing will come directly from them. 

Booking through our system will allow us permissions to pass your details onto OMS

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