NEBOSH is a UK based awarding body approved by Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) Include Accreditation and regulated by OFQUAL UK safely working more than 30 years in Occupational Health Safety & Environment. NEBOSH offers Awards (Health Safety at Work), Certifications (IGC), (NEBOSH International General certificate) qualifications in the field of Health Safety & Environment, which are widely accepted globally. More Detail about other courses offered by NEBOSH can be seen on the NEBOSH website www.nebosh.org.uk.
What Course is NEBOSH IGC?
The NEBOSH (IGC) level 3 Certificate qualification in occupational Health Safety & Environment field. The NEBOSH (IGC) covers a range of workplace at work hazards and methods of control. It includes standards for safety and health management, including International Labour Organisation Safety codes of practice. Local laws and cultural factors anyone part of the study program IEHSAS were relevant and appropriate.
How Many Exams are there in the NEBOSH IGC course?
NEBOSH (IGC) International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety has three exams; each exam has 100 marks. Two exams out of three exams are written which conduct through the British Council. Candidate must score 45% Marks to pass the written exam within two hours. The third exams are a practical assessment written report that the candidate must prepare within the chosen workplace. To pass the third exam, the candidate must score 60% marks. More Detail on exams can be seen by visiting the video on our YouTube channel.
Who should do the NEBOSH IGC Course?
NEBOSH IGC is a suitable qualification for all those who want to start their career in the field of Occupational Health and Safety. Mainly this course is for:
- Health and Safety Practitioners
- Health and Safety Managers
- Fresh Engineers /Graduates
- Managers /Supervisors/ Staff
- Safety Officers
What are the benefits of the NEBOSH IGC Course?
Upon passing the NEBOSH International General certificate, quickly as Health Safety Officer you will get a job up to Manager level in Local and international market such as in Pakistan, UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, and Iraq and all over the world in the safety construction as well as general industry such as:
Oil and Gas industries
Manufacturing and Engineering industries
Chemical and Fertilizer Industries
Education and Training Center
Mining Industries &
What are the Course Contents for NEBOSH IGC?
NEBOSH International General Certification consists of three exams, which IGC 1, GC2, GC3. Their contents are as following:
Unit IGC1: Management of International Health and Safety
Element 1.1: Foundations of Health and Safety
Element 1.2: Health and Safety Management Systems 1 – Plan
Element 1.3: Health and Safety Management Systems 2 – Do
Element 1.4: Health and Safety Management Systems 3 – Check
Element 1.5: Health and Safety Management Systems 4 – Act
Unit GC2: Controlling Workplace Hazards
Element 2.1: Workplace Hazards and Risk Control
Element 2.2: Transport Hazards and Risk Control
Element 2.3: Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control
Element 2.4: Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk Control
Element 2.5: Chemical and Biological Health Hazards and Risk Control
Element 2.6: Physical and Psychological Health Hazards and Risk Control
Element 2.7: Electrical Safety
Element 2.8: Fire Safety
What is the Eligibility Criteria for NEBOSH IGC?
There are no specific barriers in Student academic qualifications, skills, or experience to entry to the NEBOSH (IGC) Certificate. Therefore, it should be noted that where the assessments are offered in English, answered must be English only. This includes a requirement to write a short report based on the candidate’s workplace. Candidates should visit the IEHSAS administration office to give an English assessment before undertaking the High-Level qualification in the UK. This assessment will include the written, reading, and speaking skills of candidates, which will help him understand the NEBOSH International General Certificate syllabus requirement and candidates’ English proficiency.
The standard of English required by candidates only for student NEBOSH (IGC) must understand and articulate the syllabus concepts. Anyone candidate wishes to undertake this high-level qualification in UK based should reach a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System score of 7.0 or higher level in IELTS tests to be accepted onto an International General Certificate program. For more information, please see the latest version of the IELTS Handbook or IELTS website: http://www.ielts.org/institutions/test_format_and_results.aspx Candidates wishing to assess their language expertise may consult the IELTS website for details on taking the test: http://www.ielts.org/faqs.aspx.
How many hours should I study to pass the NEBOSH IGC exams?
You pass the NEBOSH (IGC) certificate; it is recommended that the candidate prepare the syllabus by taking tuition and private study. The recommended study hours for education and remote areas:
For IGC1 unit
Minimum Tuition Study Hours: 36
Minimum Private Study Hours: 23
For GC2 unit
Minimum Tuition Study Hours: 42
Minimum Private Study Hours: 26
Minimum Tuition study Hours: 2
Recommended Private study Hours: 4
How can I Pass the NEBOSH IGC Exams?
At IEHSAS, we will provide you with the best guidance and tips with exams tackling techniques to pass NEBOSH IGC valued qualification in occupational health and safety. IEHSAS, with its unique, highly qualified faculty student with intensive national and international practical experience students in Occupational Health Safety & Environment field, will boost you with the high-level knowledge and excellent skills necessary to pass NEBOSH International General Certificate exams.
Our teaching for NEBOSH IGC student provides at least 15 days of classroom tuition study with consecutive tests and evaluation sessions after completing the syllabus. Our expert tutors will assess and evaluate our candidates’ performance by each day and guide them according to their account. We provide the best preparation solution to pass the NEBOSH IGC exam and provide a helpful guideline to find a job in the National and International Market in the occupational Health Safety & Environment field. Many of our NEBOSH passed out graduate is working at the right positions in Pakistan, UAE, Qatar, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Malaysia, Turkey, South Africa, South Korea, etc.
What grades can be obtained in a NEBOSH IGC course?
When candidates have been awarded a unit certificate for all three units (i.e., have achieved a Pass in units IGC1, GC2, and GC3), the marks are added together, and a final grade is awarded as follows:
Pass 150 – 179 marks
Credit 180 – 209 marks
Distinction 210 marks or more
What is next after passing the NEBOSH IGC Course?
Candidate can achieve other NEBOSH certificates such as NEBOSH IOGC, NEBOSH ICC, NEBOSH IFC of a similar level, or candidates can apply for the NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety.
Passing NEBOSH IGC will fulfill the requirement of Associate Member of IOSH, and the certificate is also accepted for other membership bodies.
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