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The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety is based on UK law and is essential for anyone working in or wanting to work in the field of safety & health. The most popular health & safety qualification in the UK, this is a vital first step for those wanting a successful career in HSE.

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Studying Your NEBOSH General Certificate with RRC

RRC offer you more than any other NEBOSH provider:

  • 85 years experience delivering training, 35 years in delivering NEBOSH courses
  • Choice of learning methods, so you can choose the method that best suits your individual learning style, work commitments, lifestyle and budget.
  • Above average exam pass rates
  • Teaching and support from a team of 40 expert tutors

Benefits of Achieving the NEBOSH General Certificate

  • Valued by employers – both in the UK and Internationally
  • Boost your career prospects – Most requested qualification by employers
  • Entitled to Technician Membership  of IOSH (TechIOSH)
  • Entitled to Associate Membership of the IIRSM (AIIRSM)

The NEBOSH National General Certificate is based on UK law.  It is made up of three units which must be successfully completed within five years to achieve the NEB0SH National General Certificate Qualification:

  • Unit NGC1: Management of Health and Safety

    • Foundations in Health and Safety
    • Plan
    • Do
    • Check
    • Act

    Assessed by a two hour written exam

  • Unit GC2: Control of Workplace Hazards

    • Workplace Hazards and Risk Control
    • Transport Hazards and Risk Control
    • Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk Control
    • Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control
    • Electrical Safety
    • Fire Safety
    • Chemical and Biological Health Hazards and Risk Control
    • Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Control

    Assessed by a two hour written exam

  • Unit GC3: Health and Safety Practical Application

    Assessed by a two hour work based practical assessment. 

To achieve the NEBOSH National General Certificate you must complete all three units (NGC1, GC2 & GC3) within five years.

If you have been awarded the NEBOSH National Construction Certificate or NEBOSH National Fire Certificate in the last five years you will be exempt from Unit NGC1 and can simply 'top up' by completing Unit GC2 and the practical assessment (Unit GC3). 

Topping-up

Units NGC1 and GC2 of the NEBOSH National General Certificate are each assessed by two-hour written examinations. Unit GC3 is assessed by a two-hour practical assessment carried out in your workplace (or another suitable workplace).

Exams are held in March, June, September and December each year.

Exams can be sat at one of RRC’s UK Exam centres or in one of our network of 180+ exam centres throughout the world.

  • UK Exam Centres London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle
  • RRC International Centres - Bahrain, Dubai, Georgia, Sudan, Tunisia
  • RRC International Exam Centre Net Work See Here 

RRC are experts in the design and delivery of health and safety training throughout the world. Over our 85 year history, a million students and thousands of businesses have chosen RRC as their preferred training provider. Our expert trainers and friendly support teams inspire total confidence in the individuals and companies we train and advise.

Quality Training from the Experts

Training is all about quality and this starts with our trainers. It has taken many years to build RRC’s team of expert trainers and we are proud to have the best international team of HSE trainers there is. This team is at the heart of everything we do; developing and updating our course content, delivering and assessing our courses, supporting our students, consulting and always making sure we are firmly focused on our customers’ needs.

The team is a highly effective mix of academics, practitioners and consultants with a wide range of experience across all sectors. It is led by two RRC Directors, both HSE practitioners in their own right:

  • Dr David Towlson PhD, BSc (Hons), Cert Ed (PCET), CMIOSH, AIEMA, MIfL - RRC Director of Training and Quality
  • Hasan Alaradi MSc, RMST, DipSM, CMIOSH, MIIRSM - Managing Director RRC Middle East Operations

Excellence in Customer Service

Providing a good service is really important to RRC,as there is no point in having great trainers without excellent customer service. Whether you are enquiring about a course, registering for your exam or visiting any one of our training centres, you can be sure you will receive the very best customer service.

Commitment to Quality

RRC’s reputation has been built on quality and over our 85 year history, many hundreds of thousands of happy customers have enjoyed success in their qualifications and careers through studying with RRC. We work closely with the awarding and industry bodies to ensure our courses are fully up-to-date and aligned with the latest syllabus revisions, legislation changes and exam procedures. Our ISO 9001 accreditation demonstrates our commitment to continual improvement.

Great Results

RRC have an exceptional track record. The clear, engaging and interactive courses we deliver guarantee our students receive the best possible training and ensure they get a full understanding of both the subject matter and how the assessment works. This not only leads to exam success, but also develops the understanding and competency they will need to apply their knowledge in the workplace.

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