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The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work is an introductory-level qualification that covers the basic principles of occupational health and safety. This qualification is suitable for individuals who are new to health and safety, those who have a role with specific health and safety responsibilities, or those who want to enhance their current knowledge.
Nebosh Award In Health And Safety At Work Objective:
The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work is a globally recognized qualification that provides individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to identify and control workplace hazards. This award aims to equip candidates with the necessary tools to create a safe and healthy work environment for employees.
Who Should Attend?
The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work is suitable for anyone who wants to gain a basic understanding of occupational health and safety. This includes:
✓ Managers and supervisors
✓ Health and safety coordinators
✓ HR professionals
✓ Facilities managers
✓ Small business owners
✓ Anyone responsible for health and safety in the workplace
There are no prerequisites for the NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work. However, candidates should have a good understanding of written and spoken English.
Syllabus summary, learning outcomes and assessment criteria:
As per The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH).
✓ Why and how do you manage health and Safety
✓ Dealing with common workplace hazards
✓ Stopping incidents and ill-health before they happen
✓ Learning from incidents
Points To Note:
✓ Mode of Training
✓ Time Slots - Minimum of 18 taught hours, two hours of self-study and a recommendation of three hours for the assessment.
✓ Language - English and Arabic.
✓ Cost - Depends on the mode of study you choose.
✓ Assessment: Practical Examination ( 3 hours (approx.), Pass mark: 75%).
✓ Qualification grades: Pass, Refer.
- - Face-to-face
- - Distance learning
- - In-company training
- - eLearning (IN-Progress)
- Time Slots - 64 Hrs
- Language - English, Arabic
- Cost - Depends on the mode of study you choose
- Assessment is a two-step process:
- - 1 x Written paper (IG1- 4 Elements) – 24 Hours OBE (Online Open book Exam) (Pass Mark 45)
- - 1 x Practical Inspection Report (IG2- 7 Elements + assignment)
- - IG1 - An open book examination to assess what you know. This is scenario based and will include a closing interview, you will be asked questions about your submission. Register for a free webinar to know further details.
- - IG2 - Learners will complete a risk assessment and develop an action plan for their workplace –
- - By following NEBOSH guidelines in four parts and they must meet all the minimum criteria to achieve the Unit Result. There is no mark
- - The aggregate mark of the two-unit marks is used to determine a grade for the qualification according to the following criteria:
Distinction: 75 marks or higher.
Credit: 65 – 74 marks.
Pass: 45 – 64 marks.
- Mode of Study – Options available include
Resubmitting the assessment -> As per The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH): You can resubmit your assessment if you received a ‘Refer’ result. There is no limit on the number of times you can resubmit, however, you must register and pay the associated registration fee for each occasion.
Following Qualifications To Pursue:
After completing the NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work, candidates may choose to pursue the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety. This qualification is designed for individuals who have health and safety responsibilities in the workplace and provides a more in-depth understanding of health and safety principles.
The NEBOSH Award in Health and Safety at Work is an essential qualification for individuals who want to gain a basic understanding of occupational health and safety. This qualification provides candidates with the necessary tools to create a safe and healthy work environment and is suitable for anyone who has a role with specific health and safety responsibilities.
Yes, the NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) course is accredited by the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH), which is a leading global provider of health and safety qualifications.
We will provide the study materials and the training to help you prepare for the assessment. Make sure to ensure that you are fully prepared for the assessment before attending.
The pass mark for the NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) assessment is 45%, which means that candidates must achieve a minimum of 45 marks out of 100 to pass the assessment.
Upcoming Batch / Course Calendar:
|New Batch Start Dates
|NEBOSH Award In Health & Safety At Work
|June 10th & 11th, 17th & 18th, 24th & 25th
July 1st & 2nd, 8th & 9th