The NEBOSH IGC is the most widely recognized qualification for Managers, Supervisors and personnel accountable for health & safety responsibilities. It offers an excellent grounding in the essentials of health & safety. For employees who want to develop a career in health & safety, the Nebosh igc is the first step and the key foundation for higher professional qualifications. It comprises 3 units: Unit 1 Management of Health & Safety, Unit 2 Controlling Workplace Hazards and Unit 3 practical assessment.
Classroom course duration: 10 days plus 2 half days for exams
It comprises 3 units:
Unit 1 - Management of Health and Safety
Unit 2 - Controlling Workplace Hazards
Unit 3 - practical assessment.
For Units 1 & 2 there are 2 two hour written exams that take place after the last day of the course
After successful completion of the course, delegates are awarded with International General Certificate from NEBOSH, UK. This certification leads to Technician status of IOSH (Tech IOSH) accompanied by CPD and also Associate Membership of the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management (AIIRSM)
This course has been designed for Supervisors, Managers, Safety representatives and personnel who have responsibility for day to day advice on health, safety and welfare.
Delegates are awarded with Certificates on successful completion of two 2-hour written papers, under exam conditions and a practical assessment, carried out at the delegate's own workplace which involves safety monitoring of a construction site and the production of a formal report.