NEBOSH General Certificate

Classroom, Online & Distance Learning 

It is an essential requirement for every organisation to maintain and continually review health and safety measures in the workplace. The NEBOSH General Certificate is designed to give delegates a broad awareness of the primary health and safety issues which affect every organisation.

This NEBOSH health and safety qualification is an excellent introduction to workplace health and safety taught by a leading course provider.

Covering a range of general safety management issues such as risk assessment, audit and inspections and a number of specific health and safety hazards, you’ll leave the course with all the tools you need.

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General Certificate
Next Course Starts on
8th September 2022

Course Information

The syllabus and course, which was updated in 2020, consists of two units : NG1 which includes four elements on managing Health & Safety and seven on a range of workplace hazards. The NG2 is the practical assessment which is in the form of a workplace based risk assessment.

NG1 Management of Health & Safety

• Why companies should manage health and safety
• Health & safety management systems—how they work and what they look like
• Managing risk—understanding people and processes
• Health and safety - monitoring & measuring

NG1 Workplace Hazards

• Physical & psychological health - including noise, vibration, stress, violence and radiation
• Musculoskeletal health - ergonomics, display screen equipment, manual handling & mechanical handling aids
• Chemical & biological agents
• General workplace issues
• Work Equipment
• Fire
• Electricity

These elements are assessed via the NG2 workplace risk assessment.

This course is perfect for managers, supervisors and employees looking to develop a broad understanding of health and safety management. Essential for any career within health and safety, the qualification is designed to suit all organisations and industries, acting as a perfect starting point to help manage risks in the workplace.

We are an inclusive course provider who believe that disabilities should not be a barrier to learning or career progression. If you have a learning disability, such as dyslexia or dyspraxia, our team can help ensure you have the best support available to get you through your studies and exams.

No, for Open Book Exams we are unable to accept external delegates unless there are exceptional circumstances eg your Learning Provider has ceased trading.

Distance Learning

We're NEBOSH Gold Partners

As NEBOSH Gold Learning Partners, we uphold exceptional training standards across all our courses. Our trainers deliver consistent results with excellent pass rates for our delegates - a result of friendly support and engaging content.

We are committed to giving all our students a positive learning experience. All our tutors are former Cambridge Safety students and work hard to provide an exceptional level of support with a friendly, family feel. We get to know all our students and make sure you not only leave our course with an excellent pass rate but also the confidence to apply the best occupational health and safety practices to the workplace. Browse all of our NEBOSH training courses.


NEBOSH General Certificate Open Learning

For those unable to attend the classroom-based course, we also offer Open Learning and NEBOSH E-learning study options.

Our online courses feature a range of interactive resources including quizzes, presentations, downloadable podcasts and a wide range of YouTube videos. The General Certificate Online Course gives you the flexibility and autonomy to achieve a NEBOSH accreditation anywhere, at any time - with support and feedback only a phone call or email away! Book online today.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Take a look at our frequently asked questions below for more information or head to our FAQ page for a more help. Still have questions? Get in touch with our team.

Founded in 1979, Nebosh stands for The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health. As a UK-based examination board, their qualifications are nationally recognised.

If you work in Health and Safety, you will need certain qualifications to obtain or progress through your career. The General Certificate is highly regarded and the most popular health and safety qualification in the UK.

Yes. We offer a large range of Nebosh Online Courses to cater for students who prefer interactive and flexible learning. The Nebosh General Certificate Online is a very popular course and a great place to start.

  • Over 22 Years Experience Delivering Engaging Training
  • We Help Develop Your Career in Health and Safety
  • We’re NEBOSH Gold Learning Partners
  • Range of Learning Styles
  • Highly Qualified Tutors Who Offer Exceptional Levels of Support
  • Range of learning styles, including classroom study sessions at our Peterborough facility.
  • Over 200 YouTube videos and Podcasts Designed By Us

Nebosh qualifications are incredibly popular, where, each year, around 30,000 students worldwide will undertake one or more Nebosh qualification.

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“Thank you for your time and effort over the past few months. Your experience, materials, fantastic facilities and all the small touches I feel really made the course both educational and enjoyable.”

- Steve


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