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NEBOSH National General Certificate

This course is based on UK law and is essential for anyone working in or wanting to work in the field of safety & health.

The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety is based on UK law and is essential for anyone working in or wanting to work in the field of safety & health. It is the most popular health & safety qualification in the UK and is a vital first step for those wanting a successful career in HSE.

Unit NGC1: Management of Health and Safety
  • Foundations in Health and Safety
  • Plan
  • Do
  • Check
  • Act

Assessed by a two hour written exam

Unit GC2: Control of Workplace Hazards
  • Workplace Hazards and Risk Control
  • Transport Hazards and Risk Control
  • Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk Control
  • Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control
  • Electrical Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Chemical and Biological Health Hazards and Risk Control
  • Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Control

Assessed by a two hour written exam

Unit GC3: Health and Safety Practical Application

Assessed by a two hour work based practical assessment.

The NEBOSH National General Certificate course is a vital first step for all aspiring Health & Safety Managers and upon completion you will receive a qualification that is valued by employers worldwide.

  • Valued by employers – both in the UK and Internationally
  • Boost your career prospects – Most requested qualification by employers
  • Entitled to Technician Membership of IOSH (TechIOSH)
  • Entitled to Associate Membership of the IIRSM (AIIRSM)

from £1295 + VAT

2 week course (10 days) plus exams

Course Dates & Venues

Available NEBOSH National General Certificate courses in Birmingham

Venue Week 1 Week 2 Exam Availability Price NEBOSH Fee
Birmingham 3-7 Apr 17 8-12 May 17 7 Jun 17 £1295 + VAT £110
Birmingham 23-27 Oct 17 6-10 Nov 17 6 Dec 17 £1295 + VAT £110

Available NEBOSH National General Certificate Courses in London

Venue Week 1 Week 2 Exam Availability Price NEBOSH Fee
London 24-28 Apr 17 15-19 May 17 7 Jun 17 £1495 + VAT £110
London 26-30 Jun 17 24-28 Jul 17 1 Sep 17 £1495 + VAT £110
London 10-14 Jul 17 14-18 Aug 17 1 Sep 17 £1495 + VAT £110
London 18-22 Sep 17 2-6 Oct 17 1 Dec 17 £1495 + VAT £110
London 16-20 Oct 17 13-17 Nov 17 1 Dec 17 £1495 + VAT £110

Available NEBOSH National General Certificate courses in Manchester

Venue Week 1 Week 2 Exam Availability Price NEBOSH Fee
Manchester 27-31 Mar 17 22-26 May 17 7 Jun 17 £1295 + VAT £110
Manchester 9-13 Oct 17 13-17 Nov 17 6 Dec 17 £1295 + VAT £110

Available NEBOSH National General Certificate courses in Newcastle

Venue Week 1 Week 2 Exam Availability Price NEBOSH Fee
Newcastle 27-31 Mar 17 8-12 May 17 7 Jun 17 £1295 + VAT £110
Newcastle 16-20 Oct 17 6-10 Nov 17 6 Dec 17 £1295 + VAT £110

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do i pay for this course?

When you book the NEBOSH National General Certificate course you get the choice of paying via BACS, cheque or credit card.  We currently offer 30 day payment terms on all advance bookings otherwise payments need to be made before attending.

Are there any Exemptions?

To achieve the NEBOSH National General Certificate you must complete all three units (NGC1, GC2 & GC3) within five years.

If you have been awarded the NEBOSH National Construction Certificate or NEBOSH National Fire Certificate in the last five years you will be exempt from Unit NGC1 and can simply ‘top up’ by completing Unit GC2 and the practical assessment (Unit GC3).

How is the course assessed?

Units NGC1 and GC2 of the NEBOSH National General Certificate are each assessed by two-hour written examinations. Unit GC3 is assessed by a two-hour practical assessment carried out in your workplace (or another suitable workplace).

Exams are held in March, June, September and December each year.

Exams can be sat at one of RRC’s UK Exam centres or in one of our network of 180+ exam centres throughout the world.

UK Exam Centres London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle