Nebosh IGC, NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
What kind of people take the NEBOSH International General Certificate?
The NEBOSH International General Certificate is also suitable for those embarking on a career in health and safety, providing a sound basis for progression on to the NEBOSH International Diploma. No previous health and safety knowledge is required.
Examinations for this qualification are currently offered in
- Portuguese (European)
What does the qualification cover?
The International General Certificate is divided into three units, each of which is assessed separately:
- Management of international health and safety (IGC1)
- Control of international workplace hazards (GC2)
- International health and safety practical application (GC3)
How is it assessed?
Unit GC3 is assessed by one two-hour practical examination carried out in the candidate's own workplace. The assessment must normally be taken within 14 days of a written examination. The practical examination is internally assessed by the course provider and externally moderated by NEBOSH.