NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health & Safety - Full Course

Who The Course Is For

The NEBOSH Construction Certificate is designed for people who have an involvement in construction work and need to provide advice on welfare and health and safety in construction work. It provides them with a good foundation in health and safety management issues to ensure the health and safety implications of their decisions are properly taken into account.

This course is for delegates who have not taken or completed the NEBOSH General Certificate or the Management of Safety & Health (week 1) of the NEBOSH General Certificate in the last 5 years. If you have, please click here.

The benefits of the NEBOSH Construction Certificate

  • Develop an underpinning knowledge of construction health and safety legislation and its impact on your site / project
  • Assist your company's safety management programme
  • Assess construction site workplace hazards and develop control measures
  • Develop a basis for a future career in health and safety

  • Course Tutors

    Our health and safety consultants are friendly and knowledgable health and safety professionals, with many years of experience in the industry and delivering health and safety training courses, including the NEBOSH Consruction Certificate, IOSH Managing Safely, SMSTS and SSSTS certificates.

    The academic benefits

    You will have the academic qualifications for Technician status of IOSH (TechIOSH). The certificate also satisfies the eligibility requirements for Associate Membership of the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management (AIIRSM)

    You can use the NEBOSH Construction Certificate which is referenced within the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) for CDM Regulations 2015 as a key knowledge indicator when assessing stage 1 competence for CDM Co-ordinators

    Learning Outcomes of the NEBOSH Construction Certificate

  • Understand the main requirements and application of the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015.

  • Understand the factors to consider when carrying out a site assessment; identify construction activity hazards, assess the risks and recommend control measures.

  • Identify the hazards and outline appropriate control measures in the following areas: movement of people and vehicles, mechanical and manual handling (See: Manual Handling Training), work equipment, electrical, chemical and biological (See: CoSHH Training), physical and psychological, working at height, excavation work & working in confined spaces, and demolition.

  • Successfully carry out a safety inspection of a construction workplace identifying hazards, recommending control measures and preparing a management report

  • Examinations and Certification

    Delegates are awarded the Certificate on successful completion of one 2-hour written paper and a workplace based practical inspection project. The exam is conducted in our training centres at the end of your course, and the project is completed in your own workplace. The project should take no longer than 3 hours to complete and you will have 7 days from the end of the course to return it to us by post. Certificates are forwarded by NEBOSH approximately 12 weeks after the completion of the course.

    Exam Re-sits

    We can also accommodate delegates who have done the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course with another training provider and need to re-sit one or more units. Please click here to see the list of scheduled NEBOSH resit exam dates, locations and prices.

    Use ELCAS credits towards a NEBOSH Construction Certificate

    Use your ELC credits for funding towards the cost of a NEBOSH Construction Certificate

    For those who have left or are about to leave the services and have Enhanced Learning Credits to use towards health and safety training, the NEBOSH Construction Certificate course qualifies for the use of ELCAS funding.

    For more information, please call one of the sales team on 0115 984 9940 or contact us online and we can advise you on the procedure for applying and using your credits towards the cost of the NEBOSH Construction Certificate qualification.

    Scheduled NEBOSH Construction Certificate (Full) Courses:

    Unlike some health and safety training providers, all of our open course prices include exam fees, certification costs, on-site car parking and study book(s), as well as a buffet lunch and refreshments throughout the day.

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    NEBOSH General Pages

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    NEBOSH General Certificate Pages and Articles

    The NEBOSH National General Certificate provides a wealth of information, with the syllabus covering a variety of different health and safety topics which are relevant to the vast majority of workplaces. The scope and respect which this NEBOSH qualification commands makes it one of the most popular and sought after of courses.

    For useful pages and articles about the NEBOSH General Certificate click here.

    Accredited Health and Safety Training Courses

    Use the links below to see the accredited health and safety training courses we offer from various health and safety awarding bodies, such as the NEBOSH General Certificate, NEBOSH Diploma, IOSH Managing Safely and the CITB SMSTS and SSSTS courses.

    The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health

    NEBOSH qualifications are some of the most recognised and respected health and safety qualifications in the world. There are a range of courses available, starting with the NEBOSH Awards which provide an excellent foundation in health and safety, the Certificates such as the NEBOSH General Certificate, right up to comprehensive NEBOSH Diploma qualifications like the NEBOSH National Diploma.

    The Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

    IOSH is Europe's leading body for health and safety professionals. As an independent and not-for-profit organisation they aim to regulate and steer the profession, maintaining standards and providing impartial and authoritative guidance on health and safety issues. Their flagship course, the IOSH Managing Safely qualification, is one of the most popular health and safety courses available.

    CITB/ConstructionSkills Construction Site Safety Courses

    The CITB ConstructionSkills site management SMSTS courses and the site supervisors SSSTS courses are designed to give the people and organisations involved in the construction industry the skills and knowledge that are necessary in order to survive and prosper in today's challenging economic environment, resulting in a safe, professional and fully-qualified UK construction industry.