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NEBOSH International Certificate in Construction Health & Safety

About This Course

Work in the construction industry can be a very rewarding profession. The world economy is heavily influenced by construction activities and almost everyone has some involvement in construction work during their lifetime. Nevertheless construction remains a very hazardous industry that accounts for a large number of accidents each year. The NEBOSH International Construction Certificate is a specialist professional qualification that allows individuals to gain a good grounding in construction related health and safety and satisfy employers that they are up to the job.

COURSE CONTENT

The contents of this course are covered in THREE units:

UNIT IGC 1: Management of International health & safety (5 days) *

  1. Foundations in Health and Safety
  2. Health and Safety Management Systems 1 - Plan
  3. Health and Safety Management Systems 2 - Do
  4. Health and Safety Management Systems 3 - Check
  5. Health and Safety Management Systems 4 - Act

* Note: Candidates who have been awarded a NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety in the last five years will be exempted from IGC 1 and can simply 'top-up' with this specialist unit (ICC 1) and practical assessment (ICC 2) to achieve the new award.

UNIT ICC 1: Managing and controlling hazards in international construction activities (5 days)

  1. Construction management
  2. Construction activities hazards and control
  3. Movement of people and vehicles – hazards and control
  4. Manual and mechanical handling – hazards and control
  5. Work equipment - hazards and control
  6. Electrical hazards and control
  7. Fire hazards and control
  8. Chemical and biological health hazards and control
  9. Physical and psychological health hazards and control
  10. Working at height - hazards and control
  11. Excavation work and confined spaces - hazards and control
  12. Demolition hazards and control

UNIT ICC 2: International Construction Health & Safety Practical Application (5 days)

The completion of a health & safety assessment of a workplace and a report to management.

Note: The ICC1 and ICC2 units together comprises over 70 hours of tuition.

Examinations are held on the last day of the course or for distance learners four times per year at any British Council or participating university.

The examination can be taken in English or French.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • Holders of the International Construction Certificate are entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). The qualification also meets the academic requirements for Technical Membership (Tech IOSH) of IOSH and Associate Membership (AIIRSM) of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM).
  • The NEBOSH International Certificate in Construction Health and Safety meets the headline entrance criteria requirements for Construction Safety Associate membership (AaPS) of the Association for Project Safety (APS).
  • Holders of the NEBOSH International Certificate in Construction Health and Safety meet the headline entrance criteria requirements for Registered Membership (RMaPS) of the Association for Project Safety (APS).
  • The NEBOSH International Construction Certificate has been accredited and credit rated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). It sits in the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) at SCQF Level 6 with 17 SCQF credit points.

    SCQF Level 6 is comparable to NQF/QCF Level 3 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. See the “Qualifications Can Cross Boundaries” chart issued by the UK regulators, available here.

LEARNING OPTIONS

  • FULL TIME TRAINING
    Full Time training will be delivered face to face over a 5-day period with examinations on the final day or Saturday.
  • E-LEARNING
    E-learning is delivered via our interactive portal over a three month period per unit (options to extend).
  • DISTANCE LEARNING
    Distance learning is delivered via hardcopy course materials and email contact with the tutor for assignments over a 12 month period (options to extend).
  • COMBINED LEARNING
    This option combines e-learning and distance learning so candidates have access to our interactive portal and hardcopy course materials.
  • BLENDED LEARNING
    This is a combination of full time with e-learning/distance options to aid the learning experience.

IN-HOUSE TRAINING

This course can be tailored to reflect your organisation's system of work. It can also be presented as an in-company package at your company's facility and/or preferred location. For further details such as corporate rates and schedules, please contact us.

For More Information

Course Flyer
Application form  Entry Pre-requisite form

Please note all courses are provisional until formal confirmation and course joining details are sent.

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Course Schedule

Distance Learning Distance Learning - FULL COURSE
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SGD $500 Apply
Distance Learning - FULL COURSE
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SGD $500
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British Councils Worldwide ICC1 EXAMINATION
06 Jun 2018
SGD $185 Apply
ICC1 EXAMINATION
06 Jun 2018
SGD $185
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Global Practical Examination ICC2 EXAMINATION WORKPLACE
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SGD $185
ICC2 EXAMINATION WORKPLACE
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SGD $185
Singapore Full Time (5 days + 1 day exam)
TBC contact us for 2018 course schedule
SGD $2,050
Singapore - Full Time (5 days + 1 day exam)
TBC contact us for 2018 course schedule
SGD $2,050

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