NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

The most widely requested qualification in health and safety by employers.

NEBOSH GENERAL CERTIFICATE

The most popular health and safety qualification in the UK – essential for anyone wanting a successful career in health and safety.  New syllabus Jan 2020.

The NEBOSH General Certificate

The NEBOSH National General Certificate is one of the UK’s most popular health and safety qualifications. Offering a valuable overview of the core aspects of occupational health and safety, the course provides an excellent platform for individuals who are looking to build upon their knowledge and skills and take their career forward. Most UK employers request a NEBOSH qualification when recruiting for health and safety roles

 

The National General Certificate is accepted by IOSH – Institute of Occupational Safety and Health – to meet the academic requirements for Technical Membership of (IOSH) (Tech IOSH) and associate membership of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).

Where and When?

We run this course in Swindon, Wiltshire at various dates throughout the year – we can run this onsite if you have enough candidates. 

Whos’s it for?

This is the most widely held health and safety qualification in the UK for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues. It is also perfect for those embarking on a health and safety career. 

What will be covered?

Unit NG1: Management of Health and Safety

  • Element 1 – Why we should manage workplace health and safety
  • Element 2 – How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
  • Element 3 – Managing risk – understanding people and processes
  • Element 4 – Health and safety monitoring and measuring

Unit NG2: Risk Assessment

  • Element 5 – Physical and psychological health
  • Element 6 – Musculoskeletal health
  • Element 7 – Chemical and biological agents
  • Element 8 – General workplace issues
  • Element 9 – Work equipment
  • Element 10 – Fire
  • Element 11 – Electricity

Whats new?

The course is now only two units (NG1 & NG2) and the content has been restructured and updated to reflect modern Health & Safety practices in 2020. The net result is a small reduction in the overall study hours.

The major change is with the assessment where there is now only one exam and one practical assessment.

Unit NG1 is examined by a formal 2 hour written exam (replacing NGC1)

Unit NG2 is assessed by a practical assessment (this is a longer assessment than the previous GC3)

What you get with TTS.

When uou book with us at TTS training you will get a qualified, experienced trainer, all the course books and manuals required for the course and you can either let us bring the course to you (all of the UK covered) or you can come to us here in Swindon. 

Quality Training Materials

We will provide professional, quality training materials for the course.

On Site Training, We Come to You!

Stay there and let us brng the course to you. This can be a real time and cost saver for your business. 

After Course Support.

After the course we are there for you if you hae any questions or conerns, we are just a call away. 

Good Value for Money, every day.

We pride ourselves on being great value. Overall we provide excellent training at affordable prices.