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NEBOSH General Certificate

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

The course will be broken down into 3 modules plus 2 revision days with an exam at the end of the training block.
This course will take place on the following dates:

NGC1: 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th & 19th Oct 2018
GC2: 2nd, 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th Nov 2018
Revision (NGC1, 2 & 3): 29th & 30th Nov & 3rd Dec 2018
Exam: 5th December 2018

Unit NGC1: Management of health & safety
1. Foundations in health & safety
2. Health and safety management systems – plan
3. Health and safety management systems – do
4. Health and safety management systems – check
5. Health and safety management systems – act

Unit GC2: Controlling workplace hazards
1. Workplace hazards and risk control
2. Transport hazards and risk control
3. Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control
4. Work equipment hazards and risk control
5. Electrical safety
6. Fire safety
7. Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control
8. Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control

Unit GC3: Health and safety practical application

Holders of NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety are entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). The qualification also meets the academic requirements for Technical membership (Tech IOSH) of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH - www.iosh.co.uk) and Associate membership (AIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM - www.iirsm.org).

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

8 weeks

Department

Care, Health and Sport

Cost

£1,500.00

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals