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Business and Management: Occupational Health and Safety NEBOSH National General Certificate Level 3 Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

There are various intakes throughout the year. The next start date is September 2024. Classes are 9.30am-4.30pm. The course runs for 10 weeks. Deferment of the course may be approved by the head of department under exceptional circumstances. 

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Please note there will be a requirement to complete an initial assessment in English. This is to ensure you have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.

You will achieve

You will achieve a National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.

Awarding Body

Validated by NEBOSH

Course overview

The NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety will give you invaluable knowledge and skills and a globally respected qualification that supports your current role and your long-term career.

The qualification is:

  • Relevant to every workplace
  • Ideal for managers, supervisors, or anybody with health and safety management responsibilities
  • Perfect for those embarking on a health and safety career

Please click the link below to be directed to the NEBOSH syllabus learner guide and NEBOSH learner policies: National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety – NEBOSH

Course content

You will study these units:

  • How to effectively manage health and safety
  • How to identify and control common workplace hazards
  • How to measure if you’ve been successful
  • The UK’s key legal requirements

 

You will complete one open book online exam and one practical assessment. The dates are set by the awarding organisation.

The text books that you will need to complete the course will be provided by the department.

On achievement of your National General Certificate, you will be eligible to apply for IOSH Technical professional membership. You could also continue your professional development by studying another part-time course.

How much does the course cost?

This course costs £1095. The cost of the course includes text books, registration fees and exam costs. Please note, if you require an exam resit this will come at an additional cost of £89 per exam. Please refer to our fees policy and you can find this by clicking the following link. FE-Fees-Policy-May-23-May-24.docx (live.com)

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

We have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Business and Management: Occupational Health and Safety NEBOSH National General Certificate Level 3 Part-time

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