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NEBOSH National / International General Certificate (IGC) in Occupational Health & Safety - OnlineKBA Training
NEBOSH National / International General Certificate - Online
The NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) in Occupational Health & Safety is an internationally recognised health and safety qualification from an established independent examination board with over 25 years' experience in providing up-to-date and relevant examinations. The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) is registered in United Kingdom.
This course has been developed for multinational organisations in all sectors, mindful of international standards or directives and at the same time adaptive to local needs. It seeks to provide an excellent underpinning knowledge of health and safety, as well as a sound basis for evaluating (and managing) potential hazards and risks. The syllabus incorporates international, technical and other standards where they exist. In other cases, requirements and practices that represent 'good practice' are followed.
Suitability - Who should attend?
The NEBOSH National / International General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health is designed for personnel with health and safety responsibilities, e.g. managers, supervisors, safety officers, non-safety specialists etc and who need a grounding and recognised qualification in occupational safety and health.
It is also beneficial for those wanting to further their career in the HSE field or those who wish to enhance their HSE knowledge.
Outcome / Qualification etc.
Holders of the NEBOSH National / International General Certificate are eligible for membership of the following professional organisations, subject to their meeting the necessary post-qualification experience requirements:
- Institution of Occupational Safety and Health - Tech IOSH
- International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) - Associate Member
Benefits for Companies
In today's working environment 'Safety' plays a key role in the success of any company. The NEBOSH National / International General Certificate provides a mean to improve the safety awareness of company employees, particularly those involved with operations or directly related to safety. The full time course offered by KBA Training Pte Ltd allows for personnel to be able to dedicate their time to the syllabus and course information and is suited for full time company employees or individuals.
Training Course Content
The contents of the NEBOSH National / International General Certificate training course are covered in two units and their applications are practiced and tested in the third unit :-
UNIT IGC 1: Management of International Health & Safety
- Foundations in health and safety
- Health and safety management systems 1 - Plan
- Health and safety management systems 2 - Do
- Health and safety management systems 3 - Check
- Health and safety management systems 4 - Act
UNIT IGC 2: Control of International Workplace Risks
- Workplace hazards and risk control
- Transport hazards and risk control
- Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control
- Work equipment hazards and risk control
- Electrical safety
- Fire safety
- Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control
- Physical and psychological health hazards and risk control
UNIT IGC3: International Health & Safety Practical Application
Course Assessment and Certification
Candidates are assessed by an examination for each unit : IGC1; GC 2 and GC3 (a practical health & safety assessment of a workplace situation ). Each exam is 2 hours in duration. Candidates must achieve a minimum pass standard in all the examinations and assessment to be awarded the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Safety & Health. Certification is issued by NEBOSH UK.
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