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NEBOSH General Certificate Training Course in Reading

Our Reading-based NEBOSH General Certificate training course is one of the most popular courses for anyone working in or considering a career in the health and safety field.

More than 200,000 people in the UK have so far studied for this particular NEBOSH training course. If you live or work in Reading, you can sign up for this professional accreditation and further your health and safety career.

What Exactly is a NEBOSH Course?

If you’re unsure what NEBOSH training is, it is the most widely accredited and reputable health and safety training in the UK. In many UK towns and cities, including Reading, our NEBOSH courses are set by an independent exam body called the National Educational Board in Occupational Health and Safety (NEBOSH).

Our NEBOSH training is either online, in-house or classroom-based and facilitated by our accredited NEBOSH course trainers.

Who is the NEBOSH General Certificate Training Course Aimed at?

This particular NEBOSH training course is ideal for anyone working in health and safety at the supervisor or manager level. If you have health and safety responsibilities as part of your role at work, you are also a suitable candidate for this course.

NEBOSH General Certificate Course Content

This NEBOSH training course is set in two separate units: Unit NG1 and Unit NG2. We will support you throughout with revision modules and our NEBOSH General Certificate audiobooks.

Unit NG1: Health and Safety Management

Reading course participants will study:

• The importance of managing workplace health and safety successfully
• What health and safety systems at work look like and how they work
• Understanding people and processes when managing health and safety at work
• Tracking of and evaluating workplace health and safety

At the end of this unit, course participants will complete an open book at-home examination.

Unit NG2: Risk Assessment

Reading students will learn about:

  • Physical and psychological health in the workplace
  • Musculoskeletal health
  • Chemical and biological agents
  • General workplace issues
  • Equipment in the workplace
  • Fire
  • Electricity

At the end of this unit, course participants will complete a practical at-work risk assessment.
Key Learning Outcomes for NEBOSH General Certificate Students

Upon successful competition of Units NG1 and NG2 of this NEBOSH course, Reading students will know:

  • How to confidently carry out risk assessments in their workplace
  • How to create and put detailed action plans into practice after a risk assessment
  • How to identify and manage daily workplace hazards
  • How to successfully manage all aspects of health and safety in the workplace
  • How to reduce and manage workplace risks
  • How to assess if your action plan and risk management actions are successful
  • How to establish and promote a successful workplace health and safety culture
  • How to understand the UK legal health and safety requirements

Are you interested in signing up for this NEBOSH course in Reading? Please contact us today to find out about course availability and any other details about the NEBOSH General Certificate training course or additional NEBOSH training we provide.

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