NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety

Course code: SHE005
Official NEBOSH qualification

Perfect course for those working or looking to work in a construction setting and need a qualification in health and safety...

  • Industry recognised NEBOSH qualification
  • Specialised NEBOSH qualification for those in a construction setting
  • Successful students gain AIOSH, TechIOSH, APS and AIRSM membership
  • Ideal for those currently working or aspire to work within a construction setting who need to be health and safety compliant
  • Understand health and safety management systems
  • Learn necessary health and safety requirements in construction setting and how to apply them
  • Study for your course entirely online
  • Assessed by exams and workplace assessment
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

If you’re looking to work within a construction setting or you’re already working, you need to ensure you are health and safety compliant.

This course is recognised within the industry and highly sought out in potential employees.

Ideal for all those who have responsibility or need to provide routine advice on health and safety within a construction setting.

You are able to study for your qualification alongside your current work or life commitments.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 160 hours.

Course Outcome

Official NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety.

Entry Requirements

No official entry requirements but may be useful to study NEBOSH National General Certificate in Health and Safety.

Assessment

2 written exams. 1 workplace assessment.

Course content
  • Foundations in health and safety
  • Health and safety management systems - Plan
  • Health and safety management systems - Do
  • Health and safety management systems - Check
  • Health and safety management systems – Act
  • Construction law and management
  • Construction site: Hazards and controls
  • Vehicle and plant movement: Hazards and control
  • Musculoskeletal hazards and control
  • Work equipment: Hazards and risk control
  • Electrical safety
  • Fire safety
  • Chemical and biological health: Hazards and risk control
  • Physical and psychological health: Hazards and risk control
  • Working at height: Hazards and risk control
  • Excavation work and confined spaces: Hazards and risk control
  • Demolition and deconstruction: Hazards and risk control
  • Carry out a safety management inspection of a construction workplace (Unaided)
  • Prepare a report that highlights actions required
Extra info

Course requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however students you should consider studying the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Health and Safety first.

You should also ensure you have a good grasp of English to ensure you understand the terminology within the course.

Study Method

You will study for your course entirely online and receive full tutor support through email.

The online portal makes learning more interactive with presentations, audio recordings and interactive modules.

Assessment

You will be assessed by 2 written exams and 1 workplace assessment.

Exams

There are 2 written exams you will need to sit. Both exams consist of 1 long answer questions and 10 short answer questions. These are 2 hours long each and 1 exam will cover Unit NGC1 and 1 exam will cover Unit NCC1.

Exam fees are separate and will need to be sat at an approved exam centre. There are several spanning the UK in Bolton, Hull, Birmingham, Coventry, Bristol, London, Dublin, Belfast, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.

Workplace Assessment

You will have to complete a workplace assessment. This will be a safety management inspection of a construction workplace. This can be carried out within your place of work.

No external assessor is needed. The course content will give you what is needed for this assessment. Details of this will be released 3 weeks before your submission date.

 

You will need to pay an additional fee for your exam.

Course Outcome

If you are successful, you will receive your industry recognised NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety.

Completion of the course also allows you to gain AIOSH, TechIOSH, APS and AIRSM membership.

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety course is delivered in association with SHEilds, NEBOSH centre 548.

Progression

The NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety is a specialised course but you can progress onto the NEBOSH National Diploma after successful completion of this course.

Q&As

Yes. You will need to book and pay for your exams separately with an official NEBOSH approved exam centre.

If you want to receive your official qualification, you will need to sit the exams stated above. These will need to be taken at an official NEBOSH approved centre. These will need to be booked separately from your course and locations span the UK based in Bolton, Hull, Coventry, London, Dublin, Belfast, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.

That's not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Adviser Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.

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