NEBOSH Health & Safety Management For Construction Certificate

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate is focused solely on the  health and safety issues within the construction industry, with the management of health and safety based around the Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015. It is an excellent introduction to construction health and safety management which teaches you how to complete risk assessments, audits, and inspections, as well as how to look out for key health and safety hazards on construction sites and other relevant workplaces.

With Cambridge Safety you can complete this qualification as a taught course at our training centre in Peterborough, or through one of our open learning opportunities. We are a small training provider that offers the highest quality training for all our students.

Whichever study method you chose, our courses are always interactive, informative and proven successful – our pass rate for the whole of 2023 for the CN1 exam was 100%!

What does the course cover?

The syllabus has one unit, CN1, the first three units cover management of health and safety focused around CDM 2015 regs, with the following ten units on construction specific hazards and risk controls.

CN1 Managing and Controlling Hazards in Construction Activities

  • Foundations of Construction H&S and Management
  • Improving H&S culture and assessing risk
  • Managing change and procedures
  • Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Mobile plant and vehicles
  • Working at Height
  • Musculoskeletal health and load handling
  • Work equipment
  • Electricity
  • Fire Safety
  • Chemicals and biological agents
  • Physical and psychological health

Who is the course suitable for?

The course is aimed at those within the construction industry who are required to ensure that activities under their control are undertaken safely. It is also useful for those concerned with the management of buildings who may need to ensure that contractors are working safely.

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate is suitable for:

  • Construction Managers, Team Leaders, and Supervisors
  • Estates and Facilities Managers
  • Those involved in the selection of contractors

Those who hold the NEBOSH construction certificate are entitled to become members of a range of professional bodies, including the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).

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Want to visit our dedicated training facility? Or perhaps you’d feel more comfortable studying remotely? The choice is yours at Cambridge Safety, with three different study options available to suit you.


  • Next Course To be confirmed
  • Full Course Price £1777 + vat
  • Day Release
  • 11 days including exams
  • Based in Peterborough

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  • Start anytime
  • Study at your own pace
  • 1 year tutor support and website access
  • Access to extensive video and podcasts
  • Full package from £927 inc exams and vat

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Distance Learning

  • Start anytime
  • Study at your own pace with a set of hard copy study materials
  • 1 year tutor support
  • Access to extensive video and podcasts
  • Full package £837 inc exams and vat

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An informative and interesting course, I have learned a lot and enjoyed the classroom activities. All trainers were great, helpful, enthusiastic, informative and friendly.


Richard was very informative amazing tutor for us to learn from, he was very inspiring!


Good and relevant information, Gary is an experienced and knowledgeable instructor.


An excellent course as always, I’m going to do the Environmental Diploma next


A brilliant course, Jackie is a great tutor able to gain attention and share her knowledge

NEBOSH Gold Partner

NEBOSH is a leading accredited and internationally recognised health and safety qualification for businesses. Being a NEBOSH gold partner is a testament to our commitment to delivering exceptional training, support, and learning resources for all our delegates.

We are a small, closely knit team who really care about our students and their success. We deliver the highest quality NEBOSH health and safety training available, with a course that has been 100% designed by us. All our tutors are Cambridge Safety employees and are carefully chosen for their expertise and engaging teaching styles.

NEBOSH Health & Safety Management for Construction Certificate

We offer NEBOSH Online Course and Open Learning study options for people who are unable to attend our classroom teaching. E-Learning is a popular choice for those who need a flexible schedule and enjoy an interactive style of learning.

Our NEBOSH Health & Safety Management for Construction Certificate Online course will give you access to a range of interactive resources on our specially created e-Learning website, including progress quizzes, and engaging video clips and podcasts. You’ll also receive the same tutor support as our distance learning and can request a hardcopy of our course materials if you wish. We will send your student log-ins and information pack via email once you’ve booked onto the course and payment has been received.

Book your NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online today.

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Frequently Asked Questions

You can read our FAQs for the course below or head over to our dedicated FAQs page for more frequently asked questions for this course and many more.

Why study with Cambridge Safety?
  • Over 25 Years Experience
  • Highly Qualified Tutors
  • Pass Rates Well Above the National Average
  • Help Progress Your Career in Construction
  • Nebosh Gold Learning Partners
  • Tailored Learning Styles
  • Over 200 educational YouTube videos and podcasts
  • Tailored learning styles, including classroom study sessions available at our Peterborough facility.
Can I retake an exam?

Yes, you can. If you need to retake an exam our tutors will offer the best support possible to make sure you’re prepared and confident in your ability to pass the exam next time round.

Can I take the exams remotely?

With the NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction qualification you take one open book exam which is available for a 48 hour period. You will be provided login details and can complete the exam from a safe and secure location of your choice.

Which devices can I use to study online?

Our NEBOSH construction certificate online is accessible across most devices, including computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones. But due to the amount of detail and information within the elearning package we would always recomend accessing via a tablet or laptop computer.

How long does it take to complete the NEBOSH Construction Certificate online?

For the e-learning studying components it’s recommended that you spend 108 hours studying, plus the two day assessment. This is a rough guide, so some delegates will complete their studies in a shorter or longer time.

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