NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day


The Power Station Adult Learning Centre, Cwmbran, NP44 4SY



Start Date

Start Date
25 March 2020



In a nutshell

If you’re an appointed health and safety representative, you have a legal responsibility and it’s essential that you have a broad understanding of health and safety issues. This certificate will help you manage workplace risk and provide you with the knowledge and training to become an effective safety officer.

This course is for...

…managers, supervisors and staff from all sectors who have responsibility within an organisation for health and safety

Course content

A 13-day course taking place at Royal Chambers, this is practically-based and provides a comprehensive guide to running a minimum-risk organisation. It consists of three parts, the first two having a 2-hour examination paper each, and you’ll also need to submit two written reports for the practical assessment.

NGC1: Management of Health & Safety including

  • Methods of controlling risks
  • Effective communication
  • Investigation of accidents
  • Maintenance of safety records
  • Compliance with legal requirements
  • Health and safety policy

GC2: Controlling Workplace Hazards including:

  • Hazards and safe systems of work
  • Fire prevention and measures and actions in the event of a fire
  • Controlling health hazards

GC3: Practical Assessment

This session allows delegates to inspect a working environment, identify hazards and evaluate the health and safety situation.

The National General Certificate fulfils the academic requirements for Technician membership (Tech IOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Entry Requirements

There are no formal requirements.

Where can I study NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety?

The Power Station Adult Learning Centre, Cwmbran, NP44 4SY
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 25 March 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change

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