The NEBOSH General Certificate is a basic qualification in occupational safety and health which is intended for managers, supervisors, safety representatives and a wide range of other people whose jobs include part-time responsibility for, or involvement in, the safety and health of others. It is also an appropriate first qualification for those who are new to health and safety and intend to specialise in the field (including people appointed as safety officers with no previous formal training in the subject).
The NEBOSH National General Certificate is presented after successful completion of 1 practical and 2 written exams.
The course combines practical hands-on risk assessing in a workshop environment with classroom-based underpinning knowledge. The main areas covered are Health and Safety Management, and Control of Workplace Hazards and Practical Risk Assessment.
No formal entry qualifications.
The course combines practical hands-on risk assessing in a workshop environment with classroom-based underpinning knowledge.
The main areas covered are:
You can progress to NEBOSH Diploma or university degree. Alternatively, you can broaden your qualification by doing the Fire Safety or Construction Safety Certificates.