The NEBOSH (National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health) is an examined basic qualification for people who are responsible for health and safety at work.

With in-depth focus on the things that matter, the NEBOSH National General Certificate covers:

  • How to effectively manage health and safety
  • How to identify and control common workplace hazards
  • How to measure if you've been successful
  • The UK's key legal requirements

Risk assessment is central to the qualification. Through study and workplace application, successful learners will be able to:

  • Confidently carry out risk assessments
  • Develop and implement a detailed action plan
  • Manage and minimise workplace risks
  • Support and develop your company's health and safety culture

 

 

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

On successful completion of this course you are able to progress onto the NEBOSH Diploma qualification.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

This course is for newly appointed safety advisors without previous experience, managers and supervisors with part time responsibility for health and safety.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
TANXPZ5122 03/03/2022 N/A £1500.00 £1500.00

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Costs 

£1500.00

There are start dates throughout the year. Please contact us for more information.

 

Associated Costs 

Resit exam fees are applicable, please contact the NEBOSH administrator on willcockss@bpc.ac.uk for further information.

Course content

Course Content 

Unit NG1: Management of health and safety

Elements

  • Why we should manage workplace health and safety
  • How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
  • Managing risk - understanding people and processes

 

Unit NG2: Risk assessment

Elements

  • Physical and psycological health
  • Musculoskeletal health
  • Chemical and biological agents
  • General workplace issues
  • Work equipment
  • Fire
  • Electricity

*Please note that this course requires commitment of your time as extra work outside of the classroom is required.*

This modern qualification combines activities, learning and interactive materials to provide you with an interesting and engaging experience. It focuses on key skills that means you can instantly apply the knowledge you gain and add value to your organisation. Assessment is a two-step process.

- A question paper to assess what you know, this will be done at home via the Nebosh website.

- A practical risk assessment to assess what you can do.

For further details visit

www.nebosh.org.uk/ngc

 

More info

Start Day/Time 

This course runs for 1 day a week over 10 weeks, from 9am - 5pm.

The course dates for our next course are - 

  • Day 1 - 3rd March 2022
  • Day 2 - 10th March 2022
  • Day 3 - 17th March 2022
  • Day 4 -  24th March 2022
  • Day 5 - 31st March 2022
  • Day 6 - 7th April 2022
  • Day 7 - 14th April 2022
  • Day 8 - 21st April 2022
  • Day 9 - 27th April 2022
  • Day 10 - 28th April 2022

*Please note that there are 2 lessons in one week on day 9 and day 10*

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

NEBOSH General Certificate

Awarding Body 

NEBOSH

Curriculum Area 

Business, Digital, Leadership & ESOL - Commercial Delivery

More about the course 

Useful links:

NEBOSH Student information - www.nebosh.org.uk/student

Duration 

10 Weeks

Attendance 

Part-time

Level 

Level 3

Qualification Name 

NEBOSH General Certificate

Awarding Body 

NEBOSH