By: NOSA  10-29-2010
Keywords: Construction, Engineering And Mining, Industrial And Mining


10 days (+1 day exam)


The NEBOSH International General Certificate in Health and Safety, a worldwide recognised health and safety qualification focuses on internationally recognised health and safety standards and priorities (ILO/18001) and best practice controlling hazards. It offers an excellent basic grounding in the essentials of health and safety.

  1. Unit IGC 1 - Management of international health and safety
  2. Unit IGC 2 - Control of international workplace hazards
  3. Unit IGC 3 - International health and safety - practical application


Managers, supervisors, non-safety specialists, worker representatives who have both general and specific health and safety responsibilities within their organisation.


  • Understand the management framework, moral and economic requirements and implications for good standards in health and safety within an organisation.
  • Develop, promote and communicate an effective health and safety culture in an organisation
  • Identify the key features of a health and safety policy, the preparations and performance review of a health and safety audit.
  • Understand the importance of proactive and reactive health and safety monitoring measures.
  • Identify hazards in the workplace and carry out risk assessments, record findings and review procedures.
  • Advise on strategies for controlling hazards, reducing risks and applying safe systems of work.
  • Identify fire hazards and consequential risks, advise on measures to minimise fire risks and develop fire procedures.
  • Identify ill health effects of physical processes of work and the environment and recommend suitable measures to combat risks.
  • Explain the processes and procedures for investigating and reporting accidents at work.

Keywords: Construction, Engineering And Mining, Industrial And Mining