NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Know-How Training Ltd
  • On Application
  • On Request
  • Accredited Certification
  • Liverpool

The National General Certificate covers how health and safety can be effectively managed, the main legal requirements for health and safety in UK, identification and control of workplace hazards, and the practical application of this knowledge.  Crucially, the practical element of the course requires learners complete a health and safety inspection of their workplace before producing a management report outlining inspection findings and recommendations.

The key topics covered by the qualification are:

  • The key legal requirements for managing health and safety at work
  • The importance of and key elements of health and safety management systems
  • Principles and practice of risk assessment
  • The identification of workplace hazards such as those associated with general workplace issues, fire, electricity etc.
  • Methods for controlling identified workplace hazards

No previous health and safety knowledge is required. Learners should note that the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report.

The qualification is divided into three units, each of which is assessed separately: 

  • NGC1: Management of health and safety
  • GC2: Controlling workplace hazards
  • GC3: Health and safety practical application

The syllabus is mapped to the National Occupational Standards for Health and Safety. These are maintained on a database which is managed by Skills Development Scotland www.ukstandards.org.uk/Pages/Search.aspx

Locations: Nationwide

Qualification:  National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Know-How Training Ltd

Know How Training & Consultancy Ltd Unit 1,

32 Bankfield Street,

Bootle,

Liverpool,

Merseyside L20 8EJ,

Tel: 0151 933 0905

Web: https://knowhow-training.co.uk/