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Health, Safety & First Aid

NEBOSH General Certificate Unit NGC1 (day time or evening) - S083

Cotton Exchange Part Time Level 3

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The NEBOSH National General Certificate is the most widely held health and safety qualification in the UK with over 100,000 people having gained the qualification. It is suitable for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations making day-to-day decisions at work that need a broad understanding of health and safety issues and be able to manage risks effectively.

Course Details

Unit NG1 comprises 4 elements:

  1. Why we should manage workplace health and safety
  2. How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
  3. Managing risk — understanding people and processes
  4. Health and safety monitoring and measuring
Entry Guidelines

There are no specific barriers, in terms of academic qualifications, skills or experience to this course. Ideally you should have at least two years work experience in any area of work and have a level 2 English qualification or equivalent. The standard of English required by the candidates studying for this award must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. If English is not your first language you should be qualified to IELTS 6.0 or higher. If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Assessment Method

Unit NG1 is assessed by an Open Book Exam (OBE) taken online and marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.

Additional Information

Unit NG1 must be combined with NEBOSH Unit NG2 to gain the full NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety; A Certificate award parchment is issued on completion of both units.

Where can I progress to?

The qualification meets the academic requirements to apply for Technician Membership (Tech IOSH) of Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). This is the first step to becoming a Chartered Health and Safety Practitioner as a Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH). It also accepted by the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) as meeting the academic requirements for Associate membership (AIIRSM). Candidates wishing to further develop their health and safety expertise may consider studying the NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety.

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Starting 7th September 2020 - Ending - 30th November 2020REF S083M001

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Monday 09:00 — 12:00 Cotton Exchange

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 3rd March 2021 - Ending - 2nd July 2021REF S083M005

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 3rd March 2021 - Ending - 9th June 2021REF S083M003

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Wednesday 09:00 — 12:00 Cotton Exchange

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 3rd March 2021 - Ending - 1st July 2021REF S083M004

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 6th September 2021 - Ending - 29th November 2021REF S083N001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 2nd March 2022 - Ending - 1st July 2022REF S083N005

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 2nd March 2022 - Ending - 8th June 2022REF S083N003

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 2nd March 2022 - Ending - 30th June 2022REF S083N004

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £575.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.


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