The NEBOSH International General Certificate provides an excellent foundation in health and safety for managers, supervisors, employee representatives and people starting out on a career in health and safety.

The certificate is relevant to all types of organisations. It helps holders manage risk more effectively by covering a broad range of topics and is ideal for:

• Managers, supervisors, employee representatives

• Those looking to start a career in health and safety

What you will study

Unit IG1: Management of Health and Safety
• Why we should manage workplace health and safety
• How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
• Managing risk - understanding people and processes
•Health and safety monitoring and measuring

Unit IG2: Risk Assessment
• Physical and psychological health
• Musculoskeletal health
• Chemical and biological agents
• General workplace issues
• Work equipment
• Fire
• Electricity


The NEBOSH International General 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 (Tech IOSH) and Associate Membership of International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (AIIRSM).

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


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 or students who do not speak English as their first language.


All results for assessments taken in English (including those for the practical application) should be received within 50 working days from the date of the examination or submission of assignment. The specific date is written on your examination entry confirmation. 


11 Days (includes exam)


*Please check our 2020 classroom courses calendar for available training locations, course and exam dates.


*Please contact us for current prices as well as special discounts for individuals, corporate clients and students. Earlybird prices also available! 

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