NEBOSH Health and Wellbeing Certificate


Having a healthy and happy workforce can be a huge benefit to an organisation, as it can lead to greater productivity and a lower level of absenteeism and staff turnover, which all contributes to a profit levels. The NEBOSH National Certificate in the Management of Health and Wellbeing at Work allows managers to identify the health risks that their employees face, and to prevent conditions such as stress and mental health issues.

NEBOSH Health and Wellbeing Syllabus

The syllabus for the NEBOSH National Certificate in the Management of Health and Wellbeing at Work covers the following elements:

  • Introduction to workplace health
  • Effects of health on work
  • Effects of work on health
  • Management of attendance
  • Management of mental health at work
  • Management of people with musculoskeletal disorders
  • Workplace health promotion
  • Workplace health support

  • Who Should Attend?

    Managers, supervisors, HR professionals, safety professionals and anyone with day-to-day responsibility for the health and wellbeing of employees.

    There are no pre-requisites for this NEBOSH course although candidates should note that the assessment includes a written exam and the requirement to write a short report.

    Course Material

    Each delegate will be issued with The Management of Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace workbook (RRP £39.95) to assist them both during and after the course, as unlike some health and safety training providers who take the books back at the end of the course, delegates on our courses get to keep the study book for future reference.

    Course Tutor

    Our health, wellbeing and environmental course tutors are qualified and experienced health and safety consultants with a background in health and safety training and delivering engaging health and safety courses. All consultants hold membership of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA).

    Course Duration

    The course will be delivered over 1 week (five consecutive days).


    This accredited NEBOSH qualification is assessed by an exam (lasting 2 hours) and a workplace-based practical environmental 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.


    On successful completion of the examinations, delegates are awarded the official NEBOSH National Certificate in the Management of Health and Wellbeing at Work. Certificates are issued by NEBOSH approximately 12 weeks after the completion of the course, although results are usually issued within eight weeks.

    Scheduled NEBOSH Health and Wellbeing Courses

    The NEBOSH Health and Wellbeing course is not currently scheduled as an open course, but is available as an in-house course if you have a number of employees requiring training. For a personalised quote please call us on 0115 984 9940 or send us an online contact form by clicking on the "Contact" tab at the top right of the page.

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    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.

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    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.