NEBOSH Health & Well-being Certificate

NEBOSH are withdrawing this version of the syllabus. The last available exam will be 4 June 2020. Re-sits are available until December 2021. As of yet there is no information as to the new qualification.

The NEBOSH National Certificate in the Management of Health & Well-being at Work is designed to provide the skills and knowledge required to tackle health and well-being at work; achieving productivity gains, reducing absence and providing a better place to work. 

The NEBOSH Health & Wellbeing Certificate helps improve productivity by reducing absence from work
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The NEBOSH Health and Well being Certificate emphasises practical management solutions to workplace health to enable managers to understand how these contribute to the prevention of ill-health and promote rehabilitation. This qualification will benefit companies in all sectors who are seeking to improve the general morale and efficiency of their workforce. It is particularly beneficial for those working in HR and health & safety, as well as general managers and supervisors who have responsibility for the health and well-being of employees as part of their day to day duties.

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Benefits of achieving the NEBOSH Health & Well-being Certificate:

  • Valued by employers – both in the UK and internationally
  • Boost Your Career Prospects – NEBOSH Certificate Holders in demand throughout the world

RRC is an accredited NEBOSH Learning Partner offering the NEBOSH Health & Well-being Certificate throughout the world:

  • Classroom: 5 day course + exam, in London
  • Online: Around 55 hours of study + exams – available worldwide
  • In-Company Training: available worldwide

RRC offer you more than any other NEBOSH provider:

  • 90 years experience in training & education
  • 45 years experience in delivering health & safety training
  • Choice of learning methods
  • Above NEBOSH average exam pass rates
  • Teaching and support from a team of 40 expert tutors

NEBOSH Health & Well-being Certificate Content

The NEBOSH National Certificate in the Management of Health & Well-being at Work is based on UK law and consists of two Units which must be successfully completed within five years to achieve the NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate qualification.

Unit NHC1: Managing Health and Well-being at Work

  • Introduction to Workplace Health
  • Effects of Health on Work
  • Effects of Work on Health
  • Management of Attendance
  • Mental Health at Work
  • Management of People with Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Workplace Health Promotion
  • Workplace Health Support

Unit NHC2: Health and Well-being Practical Application


Unit NHC1 of the NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate is assessed by a two-hour written examination. Unit NHC2 is assessed by a workplace-based practical assessment (a workplace health review and a report to management).

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

NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate ONLINE

  • Available 24/7 Worldwide
  • Around 55 hours of study + exams (can be completed in 3-6 months)
  • Ideal for those whose lifestyle needs a really flexible high quality learning method

Online Learning with RRC

  • RRC Guaranteed Support & Money Back Guarantee
  • Mobile-friendly, innovative, interactive online study including videos, animations, quizzes, tests and reviews of your progress
  • Unlimited tutor support by a team of expert tutors
  • Full PDF copy of the study text to download for offline study
  • Over 190 exam centres available throughout the world
  • Interest Free Payment Plans
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NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate Classroom

  • Available in London
  • 1 week course (5 days) + exams
  • Ideal for those who like a traditional, structured learning environment away from their workplace

Classroom Learning with RRC

  • RRC is a NEBOSH Gold Learning Partner - guaranteeing you the best NEBOSH learning experience.
  • Expert teaching from highly experienced NEBOSH approved trainers
  • Professional training environment - providing the perfect environment to learn with refreshments throughout the day including lunch. 
  • World class learning resources - access to RRC’s online resources from the moment you register, and full colour printed study texts supplied on the first day of your course
  • Advice and support from the RRC Trainer & Customer Service Teams
  • RRC Guaranteed Support & Interest Free Instalment Plans

NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate Textbooks

  • Designed to fully support students throughout their studies
  • Full colour, illustrated textbooks covering the complete NEBOSH Health & Well-being Certificate syllabus
  • Developed by a team of expert NEBOSH tutors working closely with educational experts and feedback from our customers
NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate Textbooks

RRC Textbooks

All our materials are designed to be easy to use and understand. They include:
  • Complete Coverage of the NEBOSH Health & Well-being Certificate syllabus
  • Key Information summarised at the start of each section
  • Explanations of words or phrases that may be unfamiliar
  • References to sources of further information
  • Revision Questions to test your knowledge as you progress
  • Practice Exam-Style Questions with step by step guidance on how to answer them

NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate In-Company

RRC is a fully approved NEBOSH Gold Learning Partner and can help you cost-effectively train your staff.

  • In-Company Classroom: effective and cost & time efficient. Available Worldwide
  • Training Contracts: send your staff to our open classroom courses in LondonBirminghamGlasgow, LeedsManchesterNewcastle or Dubai at discounted rates
  • Online: ideal for training teams across multiple sites, with discounts on standard fees for bulk licences
  • Bespoke: courses can be tailored to meet your specific sector and/or translated into any language

Why Businesses Choose the NEBOSH Health & Well being Certificate:

  • Course approved and examined by NEBOSH, an internationally recognised health & safety body
  • Certificate issued by NEBOSH, guaranteeing quality of training and delegates achievement
  • High quality training guaranteed through RRC’s Gold status in the NEBOSH Learning Partner Scheme
  • Improved productivity & profitability through:
    • Reduction in employe absence
    • Improved workforce satisfaction through improved employee engagement
    • Enhanced reputation with customers and suppliers
    • Reduction in costs arising from ill-health and absenteeism

NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate Testimonials

Paul Smith - Health & Well-being Online

"Excellent course materials - periodic contact made by RRC admin team was appreciated. Very good value for money."

NEBOSH Health and Well-being Certificate FAQs

Where can I sit my exam?

Exams can be sat at one of RRC's UK exam centres or in one of our network of 190+ exam centres throughout the world.

  • UK Exam Centres - London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle
  • RRC International Centres - Dubai, Georgia, Tunisia
  • RRC International Exam Centre Network - See here

How long does the Certificate take to complete?

Classroom courses are 5 Days + the exam.  Online courses  take around 55 hours to complete with learners on average, taking between 3-6 months to complete the course

How long is the exam?

The exam is two hours long, plus around three hours to complete the Practical Assessment

What does Gold Learning Partner mean?

RRC are delighted to have been evaluated as a NEBOSH Gold Learning Partner, the highest level in the NEBOSH Learning Partner programme.

NEBOSH introduced a Learning Partner Programme in September 2019 which recognises those Learning Partners that provide learners with the best possible learning experience.  

All NEBOSH Learning Partners have been classified based on their performance against the programme’s principles which represent global best practice in the provision of course tuition and support. The key principles are:

  • Ensure all learners understand what is expected of them and what they can expect from their Learning Provider
  • Create a learning environment that is engaging and encourages interaction that is appropriate for the course and type of delivery
  • Provide accurate course materials and continually update and improve them
  • Ensure tutors are qualified, knowledgeable, competent and engaging
  • Give learners feedback on their progress and provide appropriate support
  • Review course delivery and learner feedback and action as necessary

Learner Partner Status

Learning Partners can be identified as follows:

  • Gold - greatly exceeds the principles
  • Silver - exceeds the principles
  • Bronze - meets the principles

Can I try the online course before I enrol?

Yes, you can sign up for a free e-learning trial here.

Can I pay the course fees in instalments?

Course fees can be paid in up to a maximum of four monthly instalments. For UK customers instalments can be paid over 12 months. Click here for more information.

What is the difference between online, elearning and distance learning?

Online & elearning are just different words for the same thing. Distance Learning, means learning at a distance but is commonly used to describe the more traditional paper based study, RRC do provide the complete study text which you can download and study off line thus giving you the option of how you study the course

What is the difference between the National and International General Certificate?

This "National" Certificate is based on UK legislation and is recognised worldwide. There is not International version at present.

Is the Certificate I receive the same if I study Online as when I study in the classroom?

Yes, the Certificate is the exact same. You cannot tell the method of study from the Certificate.

What happens if I fail the exam?

If you do not pass your NEBOSH Certificate exams on your first attempt, you are able to book a re-sit with our Exams team.

Can I do the exam online?

No exams cannot be completed Online. Exams need to be completed at one of our assessment centres which will be arranged by our exams team.

Is the exam open book?

No. You cannot take any learning materials into the exam with you.

Can I get past papers?

You are able to access a past paper and examiners feedback on expected answers from the NEBOSH website. Course providers are not allowed to sell/give past papers to students.

Do I have to pay VAT if I am based outside the UK?

Only companies outside of the UK who can provide a valid VAT number will be exempt from VAT. All individuals irrespective of their location will have to pay VAT.

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