NEBOSH National Construction Certificate

Course Objectives:

This course is designed to provide a sound breadth of underpinning knowledge that enables delegates to discharge more effectively their duties with respect to health & safety in construction activities.

This qualification is referenced with the Approved Code of Practice (ACoP) for Construction (Design & Management) regulations 2015 as a key knowledge indicator when assessing Stage 1 competence for CDM Co-ordinators.

Course Content:

The syllabus is divided into 3 units:

NGC1 – Management of Health & Safety

  • Foundations in health and safety
  • Health & safety management systems (Plan)
  • Health & safety management systems (Do)
  • Health & safety management systems (Check)
  • Health & safety management systems (Act)

NCC 1 – Controlling Workplace Hazards

  • Construction law & management
  • Construction site hazards & control
  • Vehicle & plant movement – hazards & control
  • Musculoskeletal hazards & control
  • Work equipment – hazards & risk control
  • Electrical safety
  • Fire safety
  • Chemical & biological health – hazards & risk control
  • Physical & psychological health – hazards & risk control
  • Working at height – hazards & risk control
  • Excavation work & confined spaces – hazards & risk control
  • Demolition & deconstruction – hazards & risk control

NCC 2 – Construction Health & Safety Practical Application

  • Carry out unaided workplace safety inspections
  • Complete a report to management regarding the review with recommendations

In addition to classroom tuition time, NEBOSH advises a further 56 hours of private study to ensure a successful result.

2 hour written exams for both units NGC1 and NCC1, and the practical application must be passed to gain the qualification.

Who Should Attend?

Supervisors and managers who have a responsibility for health & safety within the construction industry.

Duration:

17 days (including exams)

Individual Module Costs:

NEBOSH NCC1 Construction (including NCC1 & Exams) – £1225 + VAT