Course price:
£1250 + vat
Event location:
Parking is available at the venue

Course Information

NEBOSH Construction Certificate | Classroom

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety has long been established as the leading health and safety qualification for the construction industry. This course is suitable for supervisors and managers within the construction industry and is designed to provide a sound breadth of underpinning knowledge that enables them to carry out their health and safety duties more effectively.

Many people take the NEBOSH Construction Certificate as the first step in a career in health and safety. It provides a valuable overview and is a sound basis for further professional development.

The qualification is a stand a lone qualification containing one unit:

  • NC1  : Managing construction safely activities

Aligned to CDM regulations, NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction (UK) is guided by legislation but focussed on best practice.

Examination Dates;

The following dates have been confirmed for the 48-hour construction assessment:

 Assessment Release Date  Assessment Submission Deadline
 19 October 2021  21 October 2021
 18 January 2022  20 January 2022
 01 March 2022  3 March 2022
 3 May 2022  5 May 2022
 5 July 2022  7 July 2022
 6 September 2022  8 September 2022
 1 November 2022  3 November 2022

Here are some useful resources to prepare you for your examination.

Book now

Who is the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course for? 

The qualification is aimed at those who are working in construction, civil engineering, utilities, property management, broadcasting and other sectors. It is suitable for managers, supervisors and CDM Coordinators and anyone who is looking to gain a career in the construction industry.

What will delegates get from the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course?

With an emphasis on practical application, successful learners will be able to:

  • Recognise, assess and control a range of common construction hazards
  • Develop safe systems of work
  • Take part in incident investigations
  • Advise on the roles, competencies and duties under construction legislation
  • Positively influence health and safety culture
  • Confidently challenge unsafe behaviours
  • Help manage contractors.

You will be better able to influence  on-site colleagues to work more safely; because you will gain the confidence and technical know-how to challenge unsafe behaviours and offer practical solutions within the construction industry.

What benefits will employers get from the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course?

When your employees achieve the Construction Certificate, they will be a huge asset to you. They will make a real difference in the workplace with the knowledge gained from the NEBOSH course.

  • A safer workplace – The Construction Certificate is about keeping people safe from injury and loss of life for those in the construction industry. For employers this also means protecting valuable assets and avoiding prosecution, litigation and loss of reputation.
  • Assurance An employer whose workers are NEBOSH qualified is an employer committed to protecting their workforce.
  • NEBOSH is highly regarded in the construction industry. NEBOSH qualifications are what employers seek when it comes to health and safety.
  • The NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety is supported by the construction industry Sector Skills Council (SSC) Construction Skills.

The qualification can help employers achieve international standards and can even help win new business.

Why choose Southwest Health and Safety?

  • High quality training
  • We have above national average pass rates on all our courses including NEBOSH and IOSH.
  • We are competitively priced.
  • We offer interest free payment plans of 3, 6 and 9 months on all courses. Call us to enquire on +44 (0)1264 874 466
  • We are an ELCAS approved training provider and members of the Armed Forces are eligible to use thier Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) on our NEBOSH courses.

Book now

NEBOSH Construction Certificate Syllabus

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate is divided into two units, each of which is assessed separately:

Unit NCC1 – Managing and Controlling Hazards in Construction Activities
  • Element 1: The foundations of construction health and safety management
  • Element 2: Improving health and safety culture and assessing risk
  • Element 3: Managing change and procedures
  • Element 4: Excavation
  • Element 5: Demolition
  • Element 6: Mobile plant and vehicles
  • Element 7: Working at height
  • Element 8: Musculoskeletal health and load handling
  • Element 9: Work equipment
  • Element 10: Electricity
  • Element 11: Fire
  • Element 12: Chemical and biological agents
  • Element 13: Physical and psychological health

Download the NEBOSH Construction Certificate syllabus.

How is the course assessed?

  • Unit NC1

The aim of the assessment is for you to practically apply your knowledge and understanding gained from your studies of the NC syllabus. To do this, you will complete an Open Book Examination (OBE) based on a fictional construction site

You will have 48 hours to complete and submit your answers. You do not have to complete the examination all in one go.

The assignment is then internally assessed by NEBOSH.

It is the delegate’s responsibility to submit their written assessment within the timescale. Any assessments not returned by the deadline will result in the delegate failing this section of the course.

Unit NC1: 45 marks A ‘Pass’ must be obtained to achieve the NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction

How long does it take to complete the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course? 

10 Days classroom based training

How much does the NEBOSH Construction Certificate cost? 

£1250 + vat for the classroom course.

Payment plans are available on request. Please contact us to discuss your options.

What funding is available for the NEBOSH Construction Certificate? 

ELCAS Course Funding

Members of the Armed Forces are able to use their Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) to fund up to 80% of the course cost up to £2000.

To find out more about elcas funded courses, go to our Armed Forces Section of the website.

What are the entry requirements?

There is no entry requirements for this NEBOSH qualification, however, it is important that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.

NEBOSH recommends that learners undertaking this qualification should reach a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 or higher in IELTS tests.

How do I book the NEBOSH Construction Certificate classroom course?

Please click on the button below to book and enroll or contact the office either by calling 01264 874466 or emailing info@southwesthealthandsafety.com.


Course Type Price Cart
Andover: 04 Oct £1,250
Add to Cart
Andover: 14 Feb £1,250
Add to Cart
Andover: 20 Jun £1,250
Add to Cart
Andover: 17 Oct £1,250
Add to Cart

What does the course cost include? +

Delegates booking this course will have the following included as standard:

  • Training and assessment fees
  • NEBOSH approved textbook
  • Comprehensive tutor support from an experienced Health & Safety professional throughout your course
  • NEBOSH registration fees
Accreditation +

NEBOSH is approved by SQA

What is the qualification level of the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course? +

The National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety is a Level 3 within the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) and Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).

What learning methods are available other than classroom for the NEBOSH Construction Certificate? +

Other than classroom, the course is available in the following learning methods:

Please call us on 01264 874466 to discuss these course options further.

How long is the NEBOSH Construction Certificate valid for?  +

This qualification has no run-out date, but it is recommended that you complete yearly professional development.


NEBOSH Construction course testimonial

Calum Steele, NEBOSH General Certificate, NEBOSH Construction Certificate and NEBOSH Fire Certificate

"I've done a number of courses with Southwest Health & Safety Training and the teaching and environment is first class. Andy is knowledgeable and his delivery is excellent. Would recommend to anyone looking at getting these qualifications. "

Course Duration

10 Days, plus 1 day for the OBE

Course Dates

Andover: 14 - 25 February 2022

Andover: 20 June - 01 July 2022

Andover: 17 - 28 October 2022

Course Benefits

There are many benefits to taking your health and safety training with Southwest Training and Consultancy.

Build knowledge

We want you to leave our course with the knowledge and confidence to be able to put your new-found skills and ideas into practice within your organisation.


Our fully approved and accredited courses are continually revised and updated to reflect the latest legislation and best practice guidance from the HSE.


We will provide you training that is engaging by reducing the negative perception of health and safety. No more ‘death by PowerPoint’ All our courses are designed to allow you to fully engage during your time with us.

Book this course today!

Our mission is to keep you and your business safe by improving your health and safety knowledge through training.

Our Offices

Unit 3D, Fitz Gilbert Court, Castledown Business Park, Ludgershall, Andover, Wiltshire, SP119FA

Sign up for updates and our newsletter

Keep up to date with our upcoming courses, company information, advice and special offers