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NEBOSH General Certificate Course

Develop the skills to create a safe and healthy workplace 

The NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (IGC) is a leading foundation qualification designed to help everyone protect their colleagues from life changing injuries and ill health and improve safety culture in their company.  

Benefits of the NEBOSH Certificate

By passing the NEBOSH Certificate, you'll be able to:

  • Make sure people are safe from harm by reducing risk in your workplace
  • Protect your company from prosecution by making sure it is health and safety compliant
  • Boost your health and safety career with a globally recognised qualification
  • Become more valuable to your employer by helping them improve their safety performance

About the course

NEBOSH Certificate Online Course Facts
Duration NEBOSH recommend a minimum of 133 hours
What is covered? International standards for health and safety at work, health and safety management systems and methods of hazard control
Exams 2 written exams
1 practical assignment
What is included? 1 year access to the full course
Tutor support
4 webinars
2 mini mock exams

What's covered in the NEBOSH Certificate? 

The course covers is divided into 3 units:

  • Unit IGC1: Management of international health and safety
  • Unit GC2: Control of international workplace hazards
  • Unit GC3: International health and safety practical application

Read the full NEBOSH Certificate syllabus here. 

How is the NEBOSH Certificate assessed?

Learners must pass 2 x written examinations for IGC1 and GC2. Exams are taken in training centres under exam conditions. GC3 is a work-based project which must be completed within 2 weeks of the written exams. 

Is the NEBOSH Certificate right for you? 

The NEBOSH Certificate is for anyone who is responsible for health and safety in their company and needs a better understanding to help them carry out their role. It's suitable for people working in all types of roles, such as general managers, directors, public service workers, health and safety representatives and beginner health and safety advisors. 

You don't need any previous health and safety experience or knowledge to take the course.

Take your NEBOSH Certificate course online  

Develop the fundemental skills to manage health and safety and kick-start your career with our interactive online course. 

With our NEBOSH Certificate online course you can learn when and where you want, on your computer or mobile device. This interactive NEBOSH Certificate course helps you pass the exams with tutor support, revision webinars and mini mock exams.

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