NEBOSH Certificates are essential qualifications for anyone working in or looking to work in Health and Safety and/or Enviromental Management (HSE) or have significant HSE responsibilities as part of a wider role. Simply Safety is an accredited NEBOSH learning partner offering NEBOSH Certificate qualification- NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (both the old version and new version)
This is normally refered to as the IGC
As a learner you have to choose the NEBOSH Certificate that best suits your needs. Please refer to the NEBOSH website for the various different Certificates available as well as the different providers.
NEBOSH International Certificates reference international standards and good practice so are suitable for those working anywhere in the world.
Overview of the NEBOSH IGC (old syllabus)
Who should attend?
Managers, supervisors and employees throughout the world take the NEBOSH International General Certificate because it gives them the skills and know-how to fulfil their health and safety responsibilities. This course is also suitable for those embarking on a career in health and safety, providing a sound basis for progression on to the NEBOSH International Diploma. No previous health and safety knowledge is required. However, the standard of English required by candidates studying the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. NEBOSH recommends that candidates undertaking this qualification should reach a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 or higher in IELTS tests in order to be accepted onto an International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety programme.
Course Outline (old)
The syllabus is divided into 3 units. Unit IGC1 is further divided into five elements; Unit GC2 into eight elements; and the practical component of GC3.
Unit IGC1: Management of International Health and Safety
1. Foundations in health and 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: Control of 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
1. Health and safety practical application
The completion of a health & safety assessment of a workplace and a report to management will be carried out at the candidate's workplace.
Attendees are assessed with written examinations for each of the two taught units. The qualification also features a practical workplace assessment to help you apply your learning at work and add value for your employer.
NEBOSH will issue a certificate of successful course completion to candidates who have successfully completed the course.
This course is accredited by the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH).
You will received either a Refer (0-44 Marks), Pass (45-64 Marks), Credit (65-74), Distinction (75 above)
You can choose to resit the qualification that you failed (received a REFER). No limits on the number of attempts- but must be done within 5 years.
We will need to discuss with you if this is the right course for you- so schedule an appointment with us.
Course Fees (includes Exam Fees)
Full Time (Face to Face) - 10 Days - SGD$4200
Distance Learning - SGD$1200
E-Learning - SGD$1700
All prices include Textbooks, Administrative Fees and NEBOSH Exam fees
There are no refunds for classroom attendance, textbooks or using the E-Learning access/portal