Course Description

National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety



National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety is a course run by Global Edulink, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of 115 Hours. National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety gives a Course Qualification of Award / Certificate, awarded by National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH). For more information about National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety at Global Edulink, please review the details below.

Health and safety is the gold standard, so it is no surprise that over 200,000 people alone in the UK hold this National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. This certificate is relevant not just for employees across multiple sectors and industries, but also top level managers, supervisors and team leaders who are directly responsible for the health and safety of their employees. If you aspire to have a career in this field, taking this course will serve as a stepping stone to achieving a successful career in occupational health and safety.

Health and safety is not aimed at just high-risk industries. It is a popular concept and it ensures that people don’t just go to work, but are safe and get home well. Illnesses and injuries are costly to any employer. Minimising and managing health and safety in the workplace will ensure that you have productive employees. This is good for the business.

Health and safety are now seen as a primary function in the workplace. Health and safety professionals are making certain that best practices are implemented for the betterment of employees. The National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety will develop your skills and knowledge of this industry-recognised qualification, and will provide you with a solid understanding of how to manage health and safety in the workplace.

COURSE CURRICULUM

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
5. Physical and psychological health
6. Musculoskeletal health
7. Chemical and biological agents
8. General workplace issues
9. Work equipment
10. Fire
11. Electricity

Who is it for?

  • Employees across multiple sectors and industries
  • Ideal for Team Leaders, Supervisors and Managers who are responsible for health and safety management
  • Ideal for anyone with an interest in having a career in health and safety

Certification

  • Once you successfully complete this course, you will gain the National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.
  • As a holder of this certificate you are entitled to, Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).
  • The qualification also meets the academic requirements for Technical Membership (Tech IOSH) of IOSH.

Course Duration:

You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

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Training ProviderGlobal Edulink
Course LocationDonabate, Dublin
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationAward / Certificate
Awarding BodyNational Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)
Course Duration115 Hours
Course Fee699
Entry RequirementsThere are no formal pre-requisites to take this course It is recommended that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand the concepts outlined in the syllabus A score of 6.0 or higher in IELTS
Carear PathOnce you successfully complete the National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, you can demonstrate your skills and expertise in workplace health and safety and get the desired job role. This qualification is the required level for manager roles in the health and safety sector. Here are some job titles you can land, along with the average UK salary per annum, Health and Safety Coordinator – (£22,581 per annum) Health and Safety Manager – (£35,561 per annum) Health and Safety Advisor – (£29,939 per annum)
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