Classroom Course Introduction

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate in Health and Safety course is broken into three units and provides delegates with the skills and knowledge required to build a good foundation in managing health and safety in the construction industry. Unit one focuses on the management of health and safety, Unit two looks at how to manage and control hazards and unit three goes into construction health and safety practical application. There are numerous elements and topics that are covered to give a solid understanding in managing safety.

Qualification

  • NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety

Accredited By

  • National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)

Unit NGC1 – Management of Health and Safety

Element 1 – Foundations in Health & Safety
Element 2 – Health & Safety Management Systems 1 – Plan
Element 3 – Health & Safety Management Systems 2 – Do
Element 4 – Health & Safety Management Systems 3 – Check
Element 5 – Health & Safety Management Systems 4 – Act

Unit NCC1 – Managing and Controlling Hazards in Construction Activities

Element 1 – Construction Law And Management
Element 2 – Construction Site – Hazards & Risk Control
Element 3 – Vehicle & Plant Movement – Hazards & Risk Control
Element 4 – Musculoskeletal Hazards & Risk Control
Element 5 – Work Equipment – Hazards & Risk Control
Element 6 – Electrical Safety
Element 7 – Fire Safety
Element 8 – Chemical & Biological Health Hazards And Risk Control
Element 9 – Physical & Psychological Health – Hazards & Risk Control
Element 10 – Working At Height – Hazards And Risk Control
Element 11 – Excavation Work & Confined Spaces – Hazards & Risk Control
Element 12 – Demolition & Deconstruction – Hazards & Risk Control

Who is the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Course Aimed Towards?

This course is directly aimed at anybody who contributes to the day to day decisions taken within the working environment in the construction industry.

Gain a Recognised Qualification of the Highest Standard

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate is awarded by the National Examination Board in Safety and Health. The course is approved and referenced in the Approved Code of Practice for CDM Regulations 2007 as a way of indication knowledge when assessing the first stage of competence for CDM Coordinators.

Course Duration

The duration of the NEBOSH Construction course depends on how you choose to take the training. It is available through e-learning, Distance learning and through tutor led training in a class room setting. Delegates who have already completed the first unit of the NEBOSH General Certificate may move straight onto the second and third units. The course can also be completed at your own pace through distance learning.

Assessment and Success

All delegates will need to perform a safety inspection on a construction site and produce a written report. If the course is successfully passed a NEBOSH Construction Certificate in Health and Safety is awarded. If you also have five years of health and safety experience you will be awarded with a Technician Status with your CPD.

Benefits for Employers

Employers will benefit by hiring employees that hold approved ACoP certification. Your workplace will be managed safely and you can help to reduce the risk of incidents and accidents happening in your organisation.