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NEBOSH - UK International General Certificate



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With the NEBOSH International General Certificate (IG) in Occupational Health and Safety, you will achieve recognition for your health and safety skills and knowledge anywhere in the world and manage work risks effectively.

People throughout the world take the NEBOSH International General Certificate because it gives them vital knowledge and skills to perform better in their role at work and know-how to fulfill their health and safety responsibilities in any country and in any kind of organization. Also it is considered to be a first step in a career in health and safety as it provides a valuable overview, and is a sound basis for further professional study.
The NEBOSH qualification will cover useful practical techniques and not only theoretical.

* NEBOSH Qualification is recognized: Holders of the NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) 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 – UK.


 who-to-attend.pngWho Should Attend

• Safety Managers
• Safety Directors
• Corporate Safety Managers or Directors
• Safety Engineers/Supervisors/Officers
• Engineers (All Disciplines)


 objectives.png Course Objectives 

Upon the completion of the course, the participant will be able to:

Justify the need for health and safety improvements;
• Advise on duties for health and safety in the workplace;
• Help your organization to manage contractors;
• Work within a health and safety management system;
• Positively influence health and safety culture and behavior;
• Carry out a general risk assessment (using a 5-step approach) of your workplace;
• Recognize workplace changes and their impacts and understand how to minimize these impacts;
• Develop basic safe systems of work that include emergency arrangements and know when to use a permit-to-work system;
• Take part in incident investigations; and help your employer check the effectiveness of their health and safety management system through monitoring, auditing and review.


 topics.png Course Topics 

The following are the 2 units that will be presented in the NEBOSH International General Certificate: 

* IG 1: Management of international health and safety
Why we should manage workplace health and safety
• How health and safety management systems work and what they look like.
• Managing risk – understanding people and processes.
• Health and safety monitoring and measuring.

* IG 2: Controlling workplace hazards
Physical and psychological health.
Musculoskeletal health hazards.
Chemical and biological agents.
General workplace issues.
Work equipment hazards.
Fire safety.
Electrical safety.


 prerequisites.png Course Prerequisites 

There are no formal prerequisites for this course but attending the following courses is recommended:
• “IOSH – UK” Managing Safely Training Course.


course-duration.png Course Duration 

The course should be delivered in 10 business days depending on the number of hours per day or the Client’s agreement for in-house training course.
• The first “IG1” to be delivered in 5 days.
• The second “IG2” to be delivered in 5 days.


 assessment.png Course Assessment 

The NEBOSH Training IG1 is assessed by an open book exam for 24 hours that should be taken at home. The second one for the “IG2”, Risk Assessment Project – Within one week after the exam

Participant must receive a pass mark 45/100 in the IG1 and a pass mark 60/100 in the project IG2 in order to receive the NEBOSH International General Certificate from NEBOSH – UK.


 certificates.pngCourse Certificates 

Upon successful completion of the course and receiving the pass mark for the exam and the project, the participant will receive the following:
• NEBOSH - UK International General Certificate (IG certificate).
• Local Certificate from EHS-Academy, Egypt.


 re-certificate.png Re-certification 

There is no re-certification for this course certificate as it does not have an Expiration Date.


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Online: Register Online & Confirm Your Seat Now!  
Email: info@ehs-academy.com
Phone: UAE  uae-flag2.jpg +971509709870  Egypt  egypt.png +201223936397

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 additional-info.png Additional Information

• The presented course, materials, and workshop (if any) are conducted in English OR Arabic language.
• Closing of Registration is 1 week prior to the course start date.
• Course fees cover Course Materials, Course Certificate, Coffee Breaks and Lunch. (Lunch available only in certain Venues)
• In-House training for this course is available upon request and can be customized as per client’s needs.
• EHS can assist and provide corporate rates for the hotel accommodation if required. 


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