NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health & Safety

Course Title: NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety
 
Course Description The aim of the course is to provide an appropriate breadth of underpinning health and safety knowledge for those within construction to enable them to discharge more effectively their duties and functions for construction health, safety and welfare.
 
Learning Content Unit NGC1 – Management of Health and Safety

  • Foundations of Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety policy
  • Organising for health and safety
  • Planning and implementation
  • Monitoring, review and audit
  • Incident investigation, recording and reporting

 

Unit NCC1 – Managing and Controlling Hazards in Construction Activities

  • Construction Law and Management
  • Construction activities hazards and control
  • Movement of people and vehicles – hazard and controls
  • Manual and mechanical handling hazards and controls
  • Work equipment hazards and controls
  • Electrical hazards and risk controls
  • Fire hazards and risk controls
  • Chemical and biological health hazards and risk controls
  • Physical and physiological hazards and risk controls
  • Working at Height – hazards and controls
  • Excavation work and confined spaces – hazards and controls
  • Demolition hazards and controls

Unit N2C2 – Construction Health and Safety Practical Application

 
Suitable for Managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues. The certificate helps them manage construction risks effectively. Many people take the NEBOSH Construction Certificate as a first step in a career in Construction health and safety. It provides a valuable overview, and is a sound basis for further professional study.
 
Course Recognition The NEBOSH National General Certificate meets the academic requirements for Technician membership (TechIOSH) of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and Associate membership (AIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).
 
Assessment and Qualification Units NGC 1 and NCC 1 are taught units each assessed by one two-hour written examination. Each written examination consists of ten ‘short-answer’ questions and one ‘long-answer’ question. All are compulsory. Candidate’s scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH. Unit NCC 2 is assessed by one two hour practical inspection of a construction workplace which is designed to test the candidate’s ability to complete a health and safety assessment and produce a management style report on their findings.
 
Course Duration 15 Days – one day workshops including revision
 
Cost £1595.00 Plus VAT includes – NEBOSH Registration, assessment, workbook, refreshments and buffet lunch