NEBOSH National General Certificate In Occupational Health & Safety

SCQF Level 6

This qualification is designed for anyone (managers, supervisors and workers) in any type of organisation. It is ideal for anyone who needs a broad understanding of health and safety issues to be able to manage day-to-day risks effectively. Many people take the National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (NGC) as a first step in a career in health and safety. It gives a valuable overview, and is sound basis for further professional study.

 

  • Courses will be delivered via time-tabled online classes, using MS Teams, supported with online learning resources in the College's Virtual Learning Environment.

Course Timetable

12 weeks including examination
11 weeks attending 2×2 hour “Live” Sessions which are tutor led and the remainder of that day completing directed study.

Assessments

NG1- 2 hour open book written examination held in Dumfries Campus
NG2- 3 hour practical assessment including written commentary, completed in your own time and submitted no later than the final exam date.

What you Need...

access to PC or laptop with microphone and camera, course will be delivered via Microsoft TEAMS

Progression

When you achieve the NGC you will be a huge asset to your employer! You will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to help protect the health and safety of all workers. You will be able to help your employer to comply with the law and good practice, as well as help them avoid huge costs from incidents and ill-health.

You will be able to help your employer to comply with the law and good practice, as well as help them avoid huge costs from incidents and ill-health. Once you have your NGC qualification you can apply for AIIRSM, AIOSH and TechIOSH Membership.

 

Course Provider Contact Details
SCQF Level 6