Course

NEBOSH INTERNATIONAL GENERAL CERTIFICATE

Duration

2 Weeks

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

The NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) covers the principles relating to health and safety, identification and control of workplace hazards and the practical application of this knowledge.  The IGC syllabus takes a risk management approach based on best practice and international standards, such as the International Labour Organisation (ILO) codes of practice.  Local laws and cultural factors may form part of the study programme where relevant and appropriate.
The qualification also features a practical workplace assessment.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Managers. Supervisors and employees, in order that they have a sound understanding of the principles of risk management.  Additionally, it is also suitable for those embarking on a career in health and safety, providing a sound basis for progression to NEBOSH International Diploma.

PROGRAMME CONTENTS

The International General Certificate is divided into three units, each of which is assessed separately:

  • Management of international health and safety (IGC1)
  • Control of international workplace hazards (GC2)
  • International health and safety practical application (GC3)

ACCREDITATION