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NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety
List of Courses
Date
Time
Duration
Course Fee
Location
Course Code
Fri 24 Feb 17
09:00-16:30
14 weeks
£1265.00
Lackham
LAP0099S0
Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 13 Mar 17
09:00-16:30
3 weeks
£1265.00
Salisbury
SAP0129S0
Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 24 Apr 17
09:00-16:30
3 weeks
£1265.00
Salisbury
SAP6347S0
Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 19 Jun 17
09:00-16:30
3 weeks
£1265.00
Lackham
LAP0247S0
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About this course

This course ensures that those with responsibility for Health and Safety in the workplace have the skills and knowledge required to undertake their role and provides the skills to effectively manage risks within the workplace.

If you are an employer and require one or more employees to enrol onto this course please contact 0845 345 2235 or BusinessDevelopment@wiltshire.ac.uk

What will I learn?

The following topics will be covered:

  • Foundations in Health and Safety Policy
  • Organising for Health and Safety
  • Promoting a positive Health and Safety culture
  • Risk assessment, including monitoring, review and audit
  • Principles of control
  • Movement of people and vehicles
  • Manual and mechanical handling
  • Construction activities and work equipment
  • Fire, chemical, biological, physical and psychological health
  • Incident investigation, recording and reporting
Entry requirements
You should be working in a role where you are responsible for elements of Health and Safety in the workplace.
Study, assessment and qualifications

Assessment consists of 2 written exams and 1 practical assessment:

  • Management of Safety and Health
  • Controlling Workplace Hazards
  • Inspection, Report and Recommendations for action

An understanding of basic maths and an ability to write short reports is a pre-requisite of this course. This mainly practical course is directly related to the work experience of candidates, where possible.

Additional costs and information

This course is delivered as a 3 week block course at Wiltshire College Salisbury and as a day release course at Wiltshire College Lackham.

If you have any questions please contact 0845 345 2235 or BusinessDevelopment@wiltshire.ac.uk

What could I do next?
You could progress onto the NEBOSH Diploma Level 6 upon successful completion of this course.