• NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety
NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety2018-07-11T15:11:49+00:00

Project Description

The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety covers main legal requirements for health and safety in the UK. This includes the identification and control of workplace hazards, and the practical application of knowledge.

Awarding Body

INDIVIDUAL UNITS

Course Dates:

13th August 2018 to – 17th August 2018

19th November 2018 – 23rd November 2018

Course Dates:

20th August 2018 – 24th August 2018

26th November 2018 – 30th November 2018

The syllabus is mapped to the National Occupational Standards for Health and Safety owned by Proskills. Therefore, whilst the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report, no previous safety knowledge is required.

The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety is available for delivery at your site. Learners can also attend the course at RTS’ training facility, CATCH

Exam dates

13th August 2018 to 24th August 2018 Course

Revision Day: 4th September 2018
Exam Date: 5th September 2018

19th November 2018 to 30th November 2018 Course

Revision Day: 4th December 2018
Exam Date: 5th December 2018

Unit NGC1: Management of health and safety

NGC1 is divided into five elements:
1. Foundations in health and safety
2. Health and safety management systems – Plan
3. Health and safety management systems – Do
4. Health and safety management systems – Check
5. Health and safety management systems – Act Unit GC2: Controlling workplace hazards

Unit GC2: Controlling workplace hazards

GC2 is divided into 8 elements:
1. Workplace hazards and risk control
2. Transport hazards and risk control
3. Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control
4. Work equipment hazards and risk control
5. Electrical safety
6. Fire safety
7. Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control
8. Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control

Unit GC3: health and safety practical application

GC3 requires candidates to demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge of the unit NGC1 and GC2 syllabus, by successful completion of a health and safety inspection of a workplace.
This is demonstrated by completing a report to management regarding the inspection with recommendations.

Assessment

Units NGC 1 and GC2 of the NEBOSH General certificate are each assessed by a two-hour written examination, and, unit GC3 by a practical assessment carried out at your workplace supported by a written report.

Exemptions

Candidates who have gained the NEBOSH National Construction or Fire Certificate in the last five years will be exempt from Unit NGC1 and can gain the qualification by completing Unit GC2 and the practical assessment Unit GC3.

The syllabus is mapped to the National Occupational Standards for Health and Safety owned by Proskills. Therefore, whilst the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report, no previous safety knowledge is required.

The NEBOSH National General Certificate is available for delivery at your site. Learners can also attend the course at RTS’ training facility, CATCH

Exam dates

13th August 2018 to 24th August 2018 Course

Revision Day: 4th September 2018
Exam Date: 5th September 2018

19th November 2018 to 30th November 2018 Course

Revision Day: 4th December 2018
Exam Date: 5th December 2018

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

  • Management of Health and Safety (NGC1)
  • Controlling workplace hazards (GC2)
  • Health and safety practical application (GC3)

Health and safety training syllabus 2017-2018

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