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NEBOSH General Certificate Training Course in Exeter

One of the most respected health and safety certificates is the NEBOSH General Certificate. So much so that 87% of UK employers, including Exeter, expect their employees and candidates working in a health and safety capacity to have this accreditation.

If you already work in health and safety or are considering a career in this field, the NEBOSH General Certificate is essential.

Exeter students can join the 200,000 people in the UK who have already gained this prestigious NEBOSH training qualification and take the next steps in their health and safety career.

But first,

What is NEBOSH Training?

It is a series of courses delivered across the UK, including Exeter, and run by an independent examination board called the National Educational Board in Occupational Health and Safety (NEBOSH).

NEBOSH training courses are the accepted standard health and safety qualification for anyone serious about this field career.

Our Exeter-based NEBOSH course can be studied online, in-house or via classroom learning with one of our qualified NEBOSH course trainers.

Who Can Study for the NEBOSH General Certificate?

If you work at the supervisor or manager level in a health and safety capacity or have health and safety responsibilities as part of your work role, this is the ideal course for you.

Anyone serious about progressing in their health and safety career is ideal for this NEBOSH course and can use it as the next step towards achieving the degree-level NEBOSH National Diploma.

NEBOSH General Certificate Course Content

There are two units: NG1 and NG2

Unit NG1: Health and Safety Management

When studying this unit, course participants will learn about:

• Why successful management of health and safety at work is important
• Health and safety management systems: what they look like and how they work
• The people and processes involved when managing risk in the workplace
• Keeping track of and measuring workplace health and safety

Exeter students are required to sit an at-home open book exam at the end of Unit NG1.

Unit NG2: Risk Assessment

When studying this unit, course participants will learn about:

• Physical and psychological health
• Musculoskeletal health
• Chemical and biological agents
• General workplace issues
• Workplace equipment
• Fire
• Electricity

Exeter students are required to take a practical risk assessment at their workplace at the end of Unit NG2.

Key Learning Outcomes

Students will achieve the following learning outcomes at the end of the NEBOSH General Certificate:

• Successfully carry out workplace risk assessments.
• Devise and implement detailed action plans after risk assessments
• The skills to identify and manage everyday hazards at work
• Be able to successfully oversee all aspects of workplace health and safety
• The skills to reduce and manage workplace health and safety risks
• Be able to support and develop a positive health and safety culture at work
• Assess if your action plan and risk management actions are successful
• An understanding of the UK legal health and safety requirements

Support for Students

We offer all our NEBOSH course students support in the form of revision modules and our NEBOSH National General Certificate audiobooks.

For more information on NEBOSH Training or to book a place on a NEBOSH course in Exeter, please contact us.

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