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NEBOSH General Certificate Training Course in Manchester

Do you work in health and safety, or are you considering this field as a potential new career? If so, you may be interested to know that 87% of employers in the UK, including Manchester, want employees and potential employees working in health and safety to have successfully passed the NEBOSH General Certificate.

What is the NEBOSH General Certificate?

The NEBOSH General Certificate is a series of accredited NEBOSH training courses set by an independent examination board called the National Educational Board in Occupational Health and Safety (NEBOSH).

These NEBOSH courses are the recognised standard health and safety qualifications for anyone who wants to progress in a health and safety career. All our NEBOSH training courses can be studied online, in-house or through classroom learning with one of our qualified and experienced NEBOSH course trainers.

The NEBOSH General Certificate is one of our most popular Manchester-based NEBOSH training courses. A total of 200,000+ students in the UK have already taken this course.

Further your health and safety career by taking this NEBOSH course in Manchester.

Who Can Study for the NEBOSH General Certificate?

If you work at the supervisor or manager level in a health and safety capacity, you’re an ideal candidate for this Manchester-based NEBOSH course. If you have health and safety responsibilities as part of your role at work, this NEBOSH training is also an excellent stepping career stepping stone.

Students who pass this course can progress onto our degree-level NEBOSH National Diploma.

NEBOSH General Certificate Course Content

This NEBOSH course has two units: NG1 and NG2.

Unit NG1: Health and Safety Management

Course participants will study:

  • Why managing health and safety at work successfully is important
  • What health and safety management systems look like and how they operate
  • Managing risk in the workplace: people and processes involved
  • Monitoring and measuring health and safety at work

All Manchester students sit an at-home open book examination upon completion of Unit NG1

Unit NG2: Risk Assessment

Students will learn about:

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

Upon completion of Unit NG2, all Manchester students must complete a practical risk assessment at their workplace.

Support for Manchester Students

Every student participating in this NEBOSH training course receives revision modules for units NG1 and NG2 and access to our NEBOSH General Certificate audiobooks.

NEBOSH General Certificate Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this NEBOSH course will have the following learning outcomes:

  • The ability to conduct workplace risk assessments successfully
  • After risk assessments, formulate and implement detailed action plans
  • The skills needed to reduce and manage workplace health and safety risks
  • The ability to develop and support a positive workplace health and safety culture
  • Skills required to assess the success of your action plan and risk management actions
  • An understanding of the UK legal health and safety requirements

For more information on the NEBOSH General Certificate and other NEBOSH courses in Manchester, please contact us.

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