NEBOSH IGC 2018 in Occupational Health and Safety

Please find below information about the NEBOSH International General Certificate course in Occupational Health and Safety course which is provided by Full Safety Compliance (Center number 1350).

NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) Course in Occupational Health & Certified Logo NEBOSH 2020Safety


Exam Date:  Is available the first week of every month – Closing date still not confirmed. OPEN

Exam Location:

Durban, Cape town, JHB, Namibia, Ghana, Zimbabwe and any other location prior to arrange with us one month in advance.

What is the NEBOSH International General Certificate?

This course is an internationally recognized qualification in the management of Health and Safety at work. This course is a ‘General’ course and is not specific to any particular industrial sector. What you learn on this course can be applied to any sector that you work in, or wish to work in. This qualification is widely recognized by global corporations operating in high risk environments such as Oil & Gas, Mining and Construction sectors among others.

Course Structure

Unit/Modules Hours of Study/Tuition
IG 1 – Management of Health & Safety 65 Hrs taught

+ 49 Hrs private study

IG 2 – Risk Assessment 5 Hrs Workplace Hazard project

Unit IG1 are assessed by means of a 2 hr written exam which are sat at the end of the 2 week course.

Unit IG2 are assessed by means of a 3 hr Practical exam

Course Syllabus

Course Content

IGC1: Management of International Health & Safety

–  Why we should manage workplace Health and Safety:
–  How HS Management systems work and what it looks like:
–  Managing – understanding people and processes:
–  Health and Safety Monitoring  and measuring:
GC2: Controlling Workplace Hazards

–         Physical and Psychological Health

–         Musculoskeletal hazards and risk control

–         Chemical and biological health hazards and risk control

–         General workplace Issues

–         Work Equipment

–         Fire

–         Electricity

Course Package

Course Duration Description
NEBOSH IGC 10 days Tuition Tuition by NEBOSH approved senior tutor.Administration costs (NEBOSH registration/examination fees).

Course books/literature.

What will you gain from this qualification?

Knowledge – Whether health and safety is your main responsibility, or just a part of what you do, the NEBOSH International General Certificate will give you vital knowledge to help you perform better in your role at work.

Enjoyment – You’ll enjoy taking the NEBOSH International General Certificate. You’ll discover skills and techniques that are useful and practical, not just theoretical.

Recognition – Holders of the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational
Health and Safety are entitled to Associate Membership (IOSH) of the Institution of
Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

The qualification also meets the academic requirements for Technical Membership (Tech IOSH) of IOSH. Career development – For some, the NEBOSH International General Certificate is a first step towards a life-long career in health and safety. For others, it forms part of an important set of qualifications that brings them success and  advancement in whatever field they choose.

What will my employer gain from this qualification?

A safer workplace – Health and safety is important. It protects people from injury
and loss of life. People with the NEBOSH International General Certificate know how
to help their employer avoid prosecution, litigation, absence costs and loss of
reputation, wherever they operate.

Assurance – An employer whose staff are NEBOSH qualified is an employer committed
to health and safety. The NEBOSH International General Certificate provides an assurance of safety – something that can help employers achieve recognized standards and can even win new business.

Return on investment – An employee with a NEBOSH International General Certificate has a practical set of skills that brings real value to the modern global workplace.
What does the course cover?
As well as covering a range of workplace hazards and methods of control, it includes
international standards for safety and health management including International Labour Organisation codes of practice. Further details, including a syllabus summary
can be found on our website.

How is the course assessed?
Candidates are assessed with written examinations for each of the two taught
units. The qualification also features a practical workplace assessment to help you
apply your learning at work and add value for your employer.