International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (IGC)

NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

 

The NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety provides an excellent foundation in occupational safety and health, helping those who study it manage risk more effectively. The NEBOSH International Certificate is based on international standards and is suitable for people in any industry sector, anywhere in the world. It is ideal for:

·  Managers, supervisors, employee representatives.

·  Those looking to start a career in health and safety.

What you will study:

The NEBOSH International General Certificate course is split into three units of study, each of which is assessed separately:

·  Unit IGC1: Management of International Health and Safety

          Foundations in Health and Safety

          Health and Safety Management Systems 1 - Policy

          Health and Safety Management Systems 2 - Organising

          Health and Safety Management Systems 3 - Planning

          Health and Safety Management Systems 4 - Measuring, Audit and Review

·  Unit IGC2: Control of International Workplace Hazards

          Workplace Hazards and Risk Control

          Transport Hazards and Risk Control

          Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk Control

          Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control

          Electrical Hazards and Control

          Fire Hazards and Control

          Chemical and Biological Health Hazards and Risk Control

          Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Control

·  Unit IGC3: Workplace-Based Practical Assessment

IS THIS QUALIFICATION RECOGNIZED?

The NEBOSH International Certificate is widely respected by employers worldwide; holders are entitled to apply for Associate Membership of Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and it meets the academic requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH and Associate Membership of International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).

The NEBOSH International General Certificate also provides the perfect grounding for progression onto the NEBOSH International Diploma.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT AND EXEMPTIONS

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. The standard of English required by students studying for the NEBOSH International Certificate must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. Reasonable adjustments (for exam) can be made for students with average proficiency in English.

DURATION

10 Days and 1 extra day for exams

COST

£ 1200 (VAT exclusive)
*this covers tuition, NEBOSH fees, exam fees, printed course materials, coffee break & lunch only.

ASSESSMENT
The assessment consists of two examinations and a practical health and safety assessment of a workplace.