Due to extraordinary circumstances impacting the regular provision of health and safety training during COVID-19 the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course can now be studied in ‘virtual trainer’ format. The course is also available in e-learning and distance learning.

 

NEBOSH Construction Certificate

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate is aimed at responsible people who make day to day decisions in the construction industry. Examples of these decision makers include supervisors, coordinators, managers and individuals who manage contractor activities or work in an environment that requires temporary workplaces. The NEBOSH Construction Certificate will provide attendees with a good foundation in safety management issues to ensure the safety implications of their decisions are properly taken into account.

 

Course Content

 

The course is split in to three different units:

 

Unit NGC1 – Management of Health & Safety

Element 1 – Foundations in H&S
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 & 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 & Risk Control
Element 11 – Excavation Work & Confined Spaces – Hazards & Risk Control
Element 12 – Demolition & Deconstruction – Hazards & Risk Control

 

Unit NCC2 – NEBOSH Construction Health and Safety Practical Application

A two-hour risk assessment carried out in your workplace which must be returned within 14 days of the exam date.

 

Examination Body

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