The NEBOSH National General Certificate is held by more than 200,000 people because it offers the highest standard in health and safety qualifications. It has been designed by industry experts, to reflect the needs of the modern workplace and provide you with all the knowledge and skills you need to make your current or future organisation safer.
The NEBOSH General tackles:
The qualification is highly relevant for any organisation and can deliver a significant positive impact. Just some of the typical outcomes from course completion include:
The NEBOSH General Certificate course takes place over a 10-day period and requires a between 80-120 hours of study. This time is made up of taught time and self-study time.
Classroom and virtual courses take place over 10 days of taught time, typically between 9am and 5pm.
We also offer a NEBOSH General Certificate as a fast track course - the course for you if you want to get your qualification more quickly. Find out more...
This course is for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations, who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues.
The general certificate will help you manage risks effectively. Many people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate as a first step toward a career in health and safety. It provides valuable knowledge and is a sound foundation for further professional study in health and safety.
The NEBOSH Certificate is a widely respected qualification that meets the requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH and Associate Membership of IIRSM.
For more information, view our 'who's it for?' article.
Unit NG1: Management of Health and Safety
Unit NG2: Risk Assessment
Our Open Programme classroom courses offer an immersive experience. Our industry experts guide you through interactive content, using a range of group activities based on experiences you will face in your own workplace.
All courses include food and refreshments and are delivered regularly throughout the year at our Open Programme Venues.
The NEBOSH General Certificate Online course is the same nationally recognised and respected certificate that you would get on a classroom course with TSW. It provides market-leading e-learning so that managers and supervisors, in any organisation and any sector, can develop the knowledge and skills to manage safely.
This health and safety e-learning course is a highly interactive course that will guide you through a series of intuitive activities. You will receive step by step guidance along the way and support from our dedicated team.
This course, and many courses like it, can be delivered exclusively for your organisation and staff.
All In-House projects begin with your initial enquiry. You will brief us on your requirements and provide us with the context of your organisation and the reason for the need. We always start with the end in mind - our goal in the initial diagnosis is to understand your desired outcomes; we will ask questions like:
Often, you will know exactly what you need for your organisation and have a course in mind - if we have a pre-designed solution that fits your need exactly then we can get straight to delivery arrangements.
Alternatively, you may be in a situation where you have identified a need and require advice to develop a solution; in this case, we will work closely with you to provide targeted solutions - whether we recommend a pre-designed or a fully bespoke solution you can rest assured that our goal is always to meet your objectives and provide a high level of return on in your investment.
Our virtual courses offer a live, interactive digital experience. Hosted by our expert trainers using Microsoft Teams, you will join your fellow learners in a virtual classroom enabling you to carry out group work, discussions, and activities.
You will retain access for up to 3 months after completing the virtual classrooms, enabling you to receive support from your trainer when you take the learning back to the workplace.