NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety Courses in North East England
We provide NEBOSH courses across Stockton, Middlesbrough and the Teesside area as well as Durham and Newcastle. One of the courses that we provide here at Northern Safety, is the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. NEBOSH stands for, the National Examination Board for Occupational Safety and Health, they’re highly valued by employers and the majority of health and safety roles require a NEBOSH qualification.
This is the most widely held health and safety qualification in the UK with over 100,000 people currently holding this award.
The NEBOSH National General Certificate (NGC) is the most popular health and safety qualification in the UK, it’s essential for anyone wanting a career in health and safety. NEBOSH qualifications are mentioned in 90% of health and safety job adverts, which means people who hold the NGC have much better prospects. Holders of the NGC can apply for technical membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (Tech IOSH).
The NGC course that we provides focuses on practical health and safety management, this can be applied in your workplace and intensive examination preparation. Our pass rate is well above the national average, which means you’ll have a great chance of passing first time round.
Why do I need a NEBOSH National General Certificate?
The NEBOSH National General Certificate is valued by employers, gaining this qualification will boost your career prospects. Holders of the NGC can apply for technical membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Heath (Tech IOSH). Some students can then progress onto the NEBOSH National Diploma (Grad IOSH) and from there to chartered status (CMIOSH).
What kind of people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate?
Managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues. No previous knowledge of health and safety is required. The qualification provides an excellent grounding in managing hazards and risks effectively. Many people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate as a basic step towards a career in health and safety with many going on to study at higher levels
The NEBOSH National General Certificate covers the main legal requirements for health and safety in the UK, identification and control of workplace hazards, and the practical application of this knowledge. Candidates should note the assessment includes a requirement to write a short report.
What is covered in the qualification?
The qualification is divided into three units, each of which is assessed separately:
- Management of Health and Safety (NGC1)
- Controlling workplace hazards (GC2)
- Health and Safety practical application (GC3)
We run four courses per year to coincide with the standard examination dates set by Nebosh. If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Cost – £975 + VAT per person – price includes course, exam registration and revision day
NEBOSH Courses from Northern Safety
With more and more employers requiring a professional qualification in health and safety, the number of people taking NEBOSH courses is over 35,000 a year. At Northern Safety the NEBOSH qualifications that we provide are up to date and suitable for people at every stage in their career, NEBOSH courses are internationally recognised and vocationally-related to IOSH and the IIRSM.
For NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety Courses in North East England, choose Northern Safety!
Look no further for NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety course in Stockton, Middlesbrough and the Teesside area as well as Durham and Newcastle. At Northern Safety our experienced health and safety advisers can provide a range of information to make sure that the course you choose is the right one for you. Simply call our team of professionals today!