The NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety training course is based on best practices for implementing safety systems. This NEBOSH Certificate course is grounded on the UK’s world leading standards.
You’ll learn how to apply the best industry standards for managing health and safety systems, in any industry.
This NEBOSH International General Certificate course is suitable for those working outside the UK
Undertaking this NEBOSH Certificate course will help you become a fully qualified and competent health & safety officer.
The course is divided into 2 units:
IG1: Management of international health and safety
IG2: Practical risk assessment
Upon successful completion of the course, candidates should be able to:
Outline the scope and nature of occupational health and safety
Understand key requirements for health and safety management systems
Explain the principals and practice of risk assessment
Outline the principals, purpose and role of active and reactive monitoring
Explain the purpose of, and procedures for health and safety auditing
Outline common health, welfare and work environment requirements in the workplace
Explain the hazards and controls measures for assessing risks from manual handling
Understand and explain the hazards and risks associated with the use of electricity and electrical tools in the workplace
Outline the hazards, risk and control measures associated with chemical and biological substances
Identify typical workplace hazards and develop suitable control measures
Prepare management reports on health and safety improvements
ASSESSMENT AND CERTIFICATION
Candidates are assessed by one Open Book Examination (OBE) that will test the learners ability to analyse, evaluate & apply learning, and a practical risk assessment (three-hour) that will evaluate what learners can do. Upon successful completion and passing, learners will be awarded the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Safety & Health. Certification is issued by NEBOSH UK.