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The National General Certificate is the most widely held health and safety qualification in the UK. It is suitable for managers, supervisors, and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues. The certificate helps manage risk effectively, providing a valuable overview and a sound basis for further professional study.
Over 200,000 people hold a NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. Why? Because it’s the gold standard in health and safety qualifications.
It can help to:
With in-depth focus on the things that matter, the NEBOSH National General Certificate covers:
Risk assessment is central to the qualification. Through study and workplace application, successful learners will be able to:
NG1 - An open book examination to assess what you know. This is scenario based and will include a closing interview, you will be asked questions about your submission.
NG2 - A practical risk assessment to assess what you can do (3 hours). Learners will complete a risk assessment and develop an action plan for their workplace – this is immediately useful and valuable.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however it is important that learners have a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 or higher in IELTS tests.
Holders of the NEBOSH National General Certificate are entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). The qualification also meets the academic requirements for Technical Membership (Tech IOSH) of IOSH.
Mon 05 Jul 2021
Mon 01 Nov 2021
10 days classroom based, plus 2 exams and optional revision session