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Level 3 Paediatric First Aid | 2 Day

Paediatric First Aid Training

Learners will become familiar with the role of the paediatric first aider and be able to assess and react appropriately to an emergency situation, such as a child or an infant who is unresponsive, has an airway obstruction, has breathing difficulties or is suffering from shock or anaphylaxis.

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to become a paediatric first-aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children. This qualification is intended for learners already working or preparing to work in the industry and it meets the requirements for paediatric first aid outlined in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

The course consists of a two units:

  • Unit 1 – Emergency Paediatric First Aid
  • Unit 2 – Managing paediatric illness, injuries and emergencies

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Who is the Paediatric First Aid course for?

This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to become a paediatric first-aider in the workplace with a responsibility for the welfare of infants and children.


What will delegates get from the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course?

This course meets the criteria of the reviewed EYFS guideline (March 2017) and the voluntary part of the Ofsted Childcare Register. The PFA course focuses on emergency scenarios that may be faced by those looking after babies and young children.

  • Be able to assess an emergency situation and prioritise what action to take
  • Control of a scene (planning and dealing with emergencies)
  • Provides a full understanding of your responsibilities for safety and health
  • This course can be used as evidence for an NVQ in childcare and education
  • Meets childcare registration requirements

Benefits of holding the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course include:

  • This course opens a brand new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also provides you with the chance to accumulate in-depth knowledge at the side of needed skills to become flourishing in no time. You will also be able to add your qualifications to your CV, enhance your career and become more competitive in your chosen industry.

What benefits will employers get from the course?

  • The course provides the skills and knowledge to needed to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations
  • Training is in accordance with the Department of Education Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework
  • Regulated by Ofqual
  • The qualification is an accredited Paediatric First Aid course
  • Enhanced reputation with customers and suppliers

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.
  • Members of the Armed Forces can use their Standard Learning Credits (SLC) on all courses.

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What is the Paediatric First Aid course content?

The Purpose of both units is for the learner to attain knowledge and practical competencies required to deal with a range of paediatric first aid situations.

The qualification has a total of 16 modules:

  1. Understand the role and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider
  2. Be able to assess an emergency situation safely
  3. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who are unresponsive
  4. Be able to provide first aid for an infant and a child who are choking
  5. Be able to provide first aid to an infant and a child with external bleeding
  6. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child who is suffering from shock
  7. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child with bites, stings and minor injuries.
  8. Be able to provide first aid to an infant or a child with suspected injuries to bones, muscles and joints
  9. Be able to provide first aid to an infant or a child with suspected head and spinal injuries
  10. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child with conditions affecting the eyes, ears and nose
  11. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child with an acute medical condition or sudden illness
  12. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child who is experiencing extremes of body temperature
  13. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child who has sustained an electric shock
  14. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child with burns and scalds
  15. Know how to provide first aid to an infant or a child with suspected poisoning
  16. Be able to provide first aid to an infant or a child with anaphylaxis

How is the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course assessed?

Learners will be assessed in two ways:

Practical observation – The practical assessment is completed throughout the course delivery. This ongoing assessment requires learners to demonstrate practical first aid skills.

Multiple-choice theory assessment – Learners are required to answer a series of questions contained within theory question papers.

Candidates need to have completed all parts of the qualification to gain the full qualification.


How long does it take to complete the course?

2 Days in the classroom.


How much does the Emergency Paediatric First Aid course cost?

£120 (including VAT).


What funding is available for the course?

SLC Funding

Members of the Armed Forces are able to use their Standard Learning Credits (SLC) to fund up to 80% of the course cost up to £175.

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


How do I book the course?

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

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IOSH Managing Safely® | Online

IOSH Managing Safely® | Online

The IOSH Managing Safely® Online course is a very practical course, delivered by via our fantastic E-Learning platform, that has a sharp business focus into health and safety in the workplace. The hands-on, jargon-free format engages and inspires, and has helped a huge range of businesses to raise their standards of safety and health. Delegates will be given an insight into health and safety practices, learning about their legal responsibilities to themselves, their employer, and others, according to current legislation.

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Who is the course for?

This IOSH Online Managing Safely qualification offers a good foundation in health and safety for managers, supervisors, and staff where health and safety are part of their day to day responsibilities. No previous health and safety knowledge or experience is required to register for this course.


Benefits if studying the IOSH Managing Safely® Online course?

  • Study from home
  • Study at your own pace
  • 24/7 Access to course materials
  • Cost effective

What will delegates get from the IOSH Managing Safely® Online Course?

What they need to know – and are perhaps reluctant to learn about – in a refreshingly informal way. The knowledge and tools to tackle the health and safety issues they’re responsible for. Importantly, it brings home just why health and safety is such an essential part of their job.

  • Enables you to assess and control risks and hazards
  • Provides a full understanding of your responsibilities for safety and health
  • Enables you to investigate incidents
  • Empowers you to measure your own performance against good practice

Benefits of holding the IOSH Online course include:

  • You will be able to study for a career in health and safety. It’s particularly useful for workers seeking further accreditation from a higher level qualification, for example, the NEBOSH National General Certificate.

What benefits will employers get from the IOSH Managing Safely® Online Course?

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

  • It provides the skills and knowledge to Manage Safely
  • Reduction in accidents and safety incidents
  • Improved workforce satisfaction through increased safety awareness throughout the organisation
  • Enhanced reputation with customers and suppliers
  • Reduction in costs arising from avoidable insurance claims and legal fees

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 their Standard Learning Credits (SLC) on our IOSH courses.

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What is included in this IOSH Managing Safely® Online course? 

  • 6 Months access to our E-Learning portal
  • Online examination
  • Email and telephone support as required

How long does the qualification take?

The IOSH Managing Safely® E-learning is based on the 3-day classroom course. The time it will take to complete this e-learning is dependent on the amount of time that you can attribute to your study. It typically takes around 22 hours of study to complete, and as such is valid for 22 hours of Continued Professional Development (CPD).


IOSH Managing Safely® Online Course content

IOSH Managing Safely has a total of 7 modules:

  1. Introducing Managing Safely
  2. Assessing Risk
  3. Controlling Risks
  4. Understanding Responsibilities
  5. Understanding Hazards
  6. Investigating Incidents
  7. Measuring Performance

See the full IOSH Certificate fact sheet.


How is the IOSH Managing Safely® Online Course assessed?

Learners will be assessed in two ways:

  • The first thing is delegates will undergo a 45-minute paper assessment which consists of 30 questions in a variety of formats.
  • The next thing will require delegates, to complete a workplace risk assessment using the standard IOSH form. The project will be marked using IOSH criteria.

Candidates need to have completed both parts of the qualification to gain the full qualification.


What other learning methods are available other than online?

Other than online, the Managing Safely course is available in the following learning methods:

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


How much does the IOSH Managing Safely® Online course cost?

£200 plus vat.


What funding is available?

SLC Funding

Members of the Armed Forces are able to use their Standard Learning Credits (SLC) to fund up to 80% of the course cost up to £175.

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


Entry requirements for the IOSH Managing Safely® Online Course

There are no entry requirements for this IOSH 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 IOSH Course syllabus.


How do I book the Online IOSH Managing Safely® course?

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

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NEBOSH Construction Certificate | Online

NEBOSH Construction Certificate |Online

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 s uitable 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 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 NEBOSH Construction Certificate is divided into 2 units:

  • Unit NCC1 – Managing and controlling hazards in construction activities
  • Unit NCC2 – Health and safety practical application

Our course cost now includes the Open Book Examination as standard.

Examination dates

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

 Assessment Release Date  Assessment Submission Deadline
 22 July 2021  24 July 2021
 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

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Why choose the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course?

Our E-learning is designed with you in mind:

  • Flexible – One of the best things about learning online is the ability to pick up and drop your learning to suit your needs, with our easy to use online platform you can simply click resume and you’re right where you left off. Our E-learning can be accessed 24/7 from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.
  • Informative – Our E-Learning is split into 11 separate modules, created by tutors who have been delivering NEBOSH classroom courses for over 28 years.
  • Cost-effective – All of the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course content without the added cost of a classroom.

What’s included with our NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course

  • 12 Elements of content providing up-to-date coverage of the NEBOSH syllabus.
  • 12 months access to the course materials.
  • Email-based tutor support to answer your questions.
  • Mock assessments when you’re ready to take your exam(s).

Who is the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course for?

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate 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 Online course?

  • The key legal requirements for managing health and safety at work including Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015.
  • The importance of and key elements of health and safety management systems.
  • The particular duties under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 of clients, designers, principal designer, principal contractors and contractors.
  • Methods for controlling identified workplace hazards within the construction industry

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

When your employees achieve the NEBOSH 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 course.

  • A safer workplace – The NEBOSH 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 NEBOSH Construction Certificate 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 their Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) on our NEBOSH courses.

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NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course content

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: Construction law and management
  • Element 2: Construction Site hazards and controls
  • Element 3: Movement of People and Vehicles
  • Element 4: Manual and Mechanical Handling
  • Element 5: Work Equipment – Hazards and Controls
  • Element 6: Electrical Hazards and Controls
  • Element 7: Fire Hazards and Controls
  • Element 8: Chemical and Biological Health Hazards
  • Element 9: Physical and Psychological – Health Hazards
  • Element 10: Working at Heights – Hazards and Control
  • Element 11: Excavation Work and Confined Spaces – Hazards and Control
  • Element 12: Demolition Work – Hazards and Control
Unit NCC2 – Construction Health and Safety Practical Application

For this unit candidates are required to:

  • Carry out an unaided inspection of a construction site, identifying the more common hazards, and then deciding whether they are adequately controlled.
  • Prepare a report to persuade management on remedial measures that need to be taken.

Download the NEBOSH Construction Certificate syllabus.


How is the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course assessed?

  • Unit NCC1 is a taught unit assessed by a two-hour written examination on the last day of the course. The examination consists of ten ‘short-answer’ questions which are 8 marks each and one ‘long-answer’ question which offers 20 marks. All questions are compulsory. Candidate scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.
  • Unit NCC2 is assessed by a Practical Risk Assessment carried out in the delegate’s workplace.

The written practical has to be submitted to Southwest Health and Safety Training within 10 working days after of the NCC1 exam. The assignment is then internally assessed and externally moderated 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.

Candidates need to have completed both parts of the qualification within five years of registration to gain the full qualification.


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

We give you 12 Months Access and full tutor support.

It normally takes on average of between 4 to 6 months to complete the course.


What learning methods are available other than Online for the NEBOSH Construction course?

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

Please call us on 01264 874466 to discuss this course option further.


How much does the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course cost?

£650 + vat 

  • This cost includes the Open Book Examination (OBE).

Why not save some money and bundle courses together – please check out our bundle deals here.

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


What funding is available for the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course?

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 for the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course?

There are 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 to start your NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course 

Please click on the button below to enroll on the NEBOSH Construction Certificate Online course or contact the office either by calling 01264 874466 or email info@southwesthealthandsafety.com.

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NEBOSH Fire Certificate | Online

NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety | Online

The NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course is a popular qualification enabling you to broaden your knowledge and skills of fire safety. It will assist you in carrying out fire risk assessments and being able to identify the range of measures to minimise the risk of fire in the workplace; this will help to raise the standards of fire risk management in your workplace. It provides you with the foundation to carry out fire risk assessments and embed good practice within the workplace.

The NEBOSH Fire Certificate is divided into 2 units:

  • FSC1 Fire Safety
  • FSC2 – Fire Risk Assessment

Our course cost now includes the Open Book Examination as standard.

Examination Dates;

The examination for this qualification will take place once a quarter and the following dates are confirmed:

  • Wednesday 22 September 2021
  • Wednesday 15 December 2021
  • Wednesday 02 February 2022
  • Wednesday 06 April 2022
  • Wednesday 08 June 2022
  • Wednesday 03 August 2022
  • Wednesday 05 October 2022
  • Wednesday 07 December 2022

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

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Why choose the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course?

Our e-learning is designed with the user in mind:

  • Flexible – One of the best things about learning online is the ability to pick up and drop your learning to suit your needs, with our easy to use online platform you can simply click resume and you’re right where you left off. Our E-learning can be accessed 24/7 from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.
  • Informative – Our E-Learning is split into 11 separate modules, created by tutors who have been delivering NEBOSH classroom courses for over 28 years.
  • Cost-effective – All of the NEBOSH Fire Certificate course content without the added cost of a classroom.

What’s included with our NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online Course

  • Course materials created by a Bronze Standard NEBOSH course provider.
  • 6 Elements of content providing up-to-date coverage of the NEBOSH Fire syllabus.
  • 12 months access to the course materials.
  • Email-based tutor support to answer your questions.
  • Mock assessments when you’re ready to take your exam(s).

Who is the NEBOSH Fire Safety Certificate Online course for?

This qualification is for managers and supervisory staff who are responsible for their organisation meeting its responsibilities under fire safety legislation and also if you are keen to develop your knowledge and skillset to include fire risk management. Holders of this accredited qualification help their organisation to ensure it meets its fire safety responsibilities. It leads to a safer environment for employees and visitors to premises and an improved fire safety culture for employers and building managers.


What will delegates get from the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course?

  • You will have an understanding of the legal framework relating to fire and health and safety
  • Understand the purpose and procedures of how to investigate fires in the workplace
  • Outline the principles behind ignition and spread of fire and explosion in work premises
  • Identify the causes of fire and explosion and outline appropriate control measures to minimise fire risks
  • Advise on the means of fire protection and prevention of fire spread within buildings
  • Advise on the development and maintenance of a fire evacuation procedures in the workplace
  • How to complete a fire risk assessment technique to determine risk levels and assess the adequacy of controls
Benefits of holding the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course include:
  • Knowledge to do/act as a fire risk assessor
  • Recognition from the HSE and NEBOSH to make the workplace fire safe
  • Career development – Holding the NEBOSH fire qualification designed and assessed by NEBOSH can help you stand out

What benefits will employers get from the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course?

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

  • A safer workplace – The NEBOSH Fire Certificate is all about keeping people safe from injury and loss of life from fire. 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.

The NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Management Certificate 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 their Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) on our NEBOSH courses.

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NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course content

The qualification is a two unit qualification and is broken down into six elements:

Unit FSC1 – Fire Safety 

  • Element 1: Managing fire safety
  • Element 2: Principles of fire and explosion
  • Element 3: Fuel, Oxygen, and Ignition Sources and Control Measures
  • Element 4: Fire protection in buildings
  • Element 5: Safety of people in the event of a fire
  • Element 6: Fire safety Risk Assessment

Unit FC2- Fire Risk Assessment 

Download the NEBOSH Fire Certificate syllabus.


How is the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course assessed?

  • Unit FSC1 is a taught unit assessed by a two-hour written examination on the last day of the course. The examination consists of ten ‘short-answer’ questions which are 8 marks each and one ‘long-answer’ question which offers 20 marks. All questions are compulsory. Candidate scripts are marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.
  • Unit FSC2 is assessed by a Fire Risk Assessment carried out in the delegate’s workplace.

The written practical has to be submitted to Southwest Health and Safety Training within 10 working days after of the FSC Open Book Examination (OBE).

The assignment is then externally assessed and moderated 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.

Candidates need to have completed both parts of the qualification within five years of registration to gain the full qualification.


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

Delegates will be given 12 Months access to our online portal and 12 months tutor support.


What learning methods are available other than Online for the NEBOSH Fire Certificate?

Other than online, the National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management course is available in:

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


How much does the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course cost?

£550 + vat.

  • This cost includes the Open Book Examination (OBE).

Why not save some money and bundle courses together – please check out our bundle deals here.

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


What funding is available for the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course?

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 for the NEBOSH Fire Certificate?

There are 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 to start your NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course

Please click on the button below to enroll on the NEBOSH Fire Certificate Online course or contact the office either by calling 01264 874466 or email info@southwesthealthandsafety.com.

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NEBOSH General Certificate | Online

NEBOSH General Certificate | Online 

The NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety provides delegates with an excellent grounding in health and safety legislation, hazard recognition, practical risk control, and good risk management practices. A high number of people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate each year whether it’s as the first step for a career in health and safety or just looking to build knowledge in health and safety for their workplace or business.

It is the most recognised and trusted health and safety qualification within the United Kingdom and further afield.

The qualification is divided into two units:

  • Unit NG 1 Management of Health and Safety
  • Unit NG 2 Risk Assessment

Our course cost now includes the Open Book Examination as standard.

When are the NEBOSH OBE Examination Dates;

We have confirmed the following dates for NG1 assessments:

  • Wednesday 04 August 2021
  • Wednesday 06 October 2021
  • Wednesday 01 December 2021
  • Wednesday 02 February 2022
  • Wednesday 02 March 2022
  • Wednesday 06 April 2022
  • Wednesday 04 May 2022
  • Wednesday 08 June 2022
  • Wednesday 06 July 2022
  • Wednesday 03 August 2022
  • Wednesday 07 September 2022
  • Wednesday 05 October 2022
  • Wednesday 02 November 2022
  • Wednesday 07 December 2022

Find out more about OBEs.

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Why choose the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course?

Our e-learning is designed with the user in mind:

  • Flexible – One of the best things about learning online is the ability to pick up and drop your learning to suit your needs, with our easy to use online platform you can simply click resume and you’re right where you left off. Our E-learning can be accessed 24/7 from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.
  • Informative – Our E-Learning is split into 11 separate modules, created by tutors who have been delivering NEBOSH classroom courses for over 28 years.
  • Cost-effective – All of the NEBOSH General Certificate course content without the added cost of a classroom.

What’s included with our NEBOSH General Certificate Online course 

  • Course materials created by a Bronze Standard NEBOSH course provider.
  • 11 Elements of content providing up-to-date coverage of the NEBOSH syllabus.
  • 12 months access to the course materials.
  • Email-based tutor support to answer your questions.
  • Mock assessments when you’re ready to take your exam(s).

Who is the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course for?

This qualification offers a good foundation in health and safety for managers, supervisors, and staff where health and safety are part of their day to day responsibilities.

No previous health and safety knowledge or experience is required to register for this course.


What will delegates get from the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course?

The NEBOSH General Certificate Online Course will look at everyday solutions for general workplace health and safety issues. When you pass this qualification, you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to be able to conduct the following:

  • Advise on duties under main pieces of UK health and safety legislation
  • Support and develop your organisation’s health and safety culture
  • Justify the need for health and safety improvements
  • Work within a health and safety management system
  • Identify common hazards
  • Spot the key risks in your organisation
  • Professionally carry out risk assessments
  • Develop a detailed action plan and know how to action it
  • Manage workplace risks

Benefits of holding the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course include:


What benefits will employers get from the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course?

When your employees achieve the NEBOSH General 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.

  • They will have the knowledge, understanding, and skills to help implement the health and safety policy and procedures to help protect the workforce.
  • They will also be able to help make sure your business complies with the law and maintain good health and safety practices and preventing huge costs from incidents and ill-health.

To see the full list of benefits of health and safety training to businesses, see our blog post What are the benefits of health and safety training to businesses?


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.

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NEBOSH General Certificate Online course content

The NEBOSH General Certificate is divided into two units NG1 and NG2 which are assessed separately:

Unit NG1 – This unit is broken down into four elements made up of the following:
  • Element 1: Why we should manage workplace health and safety
  • Element 2: How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
  • Element 3: Managing risk – understanding people and processes
  • Element 4: Health and safety monitoring and measuring performance
Unit NG2 – This unit is broken down into seven elements made up of the following:
  • Element 5: Physical and psychological health
  • Element 6: Musculoskeletal health
  • Element 7: Chemical and biological agents
  • Element 8: General workplace issues
  • Element 9: Work equipment
  • Element 10: Fire
  • Element 11: Electricity

Download the NEBOSH General Certificate syllabus.


How is the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course assessed?

To achieve the qualification, candidates must pass an Open Book Assessment (NG1) and the practical assessment (NG2) carried out in the candidate’s own workplace.

Unit NG 1 is assessed by way of an Open Book Examination.

Further information about open book exams as well as frequently asked questions, is available in the NEBOSH Learner Guide – OBE.

  • Unit NG 2 is assessed by completing a Risk Assessment at your place of work within a ten-days of the Examination date.

Candidates need to have completed both parts of the qualification within five years of registration to gain the full qualification.


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

When studying the NEBOSH General Certificate Online with us, we give you 12 Months Access and full tutor support.

The OBE will take around 4 hours to complete but you will have access to the portal for 24 hours to enable you to complete the NEBOSH Open Book Examination.


What learning methods are available other than online for the NEBOSH General Certificate?

Other than Online, the NEBOSH General course is available in the following learning methods:

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


How much does the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course cost?

£650 + vat.

  • This cost includes the Open Book Examination (OBE).

Why not save some money and bundle courses together – please check out our bundle deals here.

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


What funding is available for the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course?

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 entry requirements are there for the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course?

There are 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 to start your NEBOSH General Certificate Online course

Please click on the button below to enroll on the NEBOSH General Certificate Online course or contact the office either by calling 01264 874466 or email info@southwesthealthandsafety.com.

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NEBOSH Construction Certificate | Classroom

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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