The NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) in Occupational Health and Safety is an internationally recognised qualification that will provide you with a broad understanding of key health and safety issues. The IGC is NEBOSH’s most popular qualification worldwide and is highly regarded amongst employers over the Globe.
The NEBOSH International General Certificate is widely respected by employers worldwide and meets the requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH (Tech IOSH) and Associate Membership of IIRSM (AIIRSM).
The NEBOSH International General Certificate is a qualification designed to help those with health and safety responsibilities (e.g. managers, supervisors and employee representatives) to discharge more effectively their organisational duties and functions.
The IGC syllabus takes a risk management approach based on best practice and international standards, such as the International Labour Organisation (ILO) codes of practice.
The course covers:
- Understanding the principles of occupational health and safety
- Identification and prevention of workplace hazards and risks
- Practical application of knowledge in real life situation
The 10-day course divided into 3 units,
- IGC1 – Management of international health and safety [Days 1-5]
- GC2 – Control of international workplace hazards [Days 6-9]
- GC3 – International health and safety practical application [Day 10]
There will be 2 hour written examinations for IGC1 and GC2 and 2 hour practical assessment test for GC3, which will be conducted in a workplace within two weeks of appearing in the final NEBOSH exam. The practical element will be assessed by Green World Group, which will be moderated externally by NEBOSH.
On successful completion of assessment and gaining a NEBOSH certification, the individual is better equipped when it comes to emergency situations or hazards at the workplace like fire, physical abuse, spreading of toxic gas etc. Procedures to reduce the risk of such events as well as controlling the damage should they occur is enhanced knowledge that can applied to practice in workplace.
GWG offers Only Classroom learning options for delegates wishing to study for the NEBOSH IGC in INDIA:
Delegates can attend the 10 day classroom course, completing their training within 2 weeks.
Study in INDIA at our Prominent Branches ( NEW DELHI, AHMEDABAD, KOLKATA, MUMBAI, HYDERABAD, COCHIN, CHENNAI )
All 3 units must be completed within five years to achieve the full NEBOSH lnternational Certificate qualification