NEBOSH Health & Safety at Work (HSW)

This introductory qualification will help improve the safety culture in your organisation, by equipping your workforce to identify and deal with hazards at work helping to reduce accidents and achieving cost savings for the business. This qualification is an ideal first step towards other higher level NEBOSH qualifications including NEBOSH’s International General Certificate and National General Certificate.

What are the benefits for the organisation

This new qualification will benefit organizations who are seeking to implement a health and safety management system. It will ensure their workforce and in particular supervisory staff can apply the principles of risk assessment and control of common workplace hazards. Up skilling your workforce in risk assessment can help reduce the number of accidents in the workplace, improving staff morale, and resulting in costs savings for the business. The three day course programme can be run in a number of flexible formats to fit around your business needs. The practical assessment format means that delegates will start putting their learning into practice in the workplace right away.

What kind of people takes the NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Qualification

This introductory qualification is aimed at anyone who needs to understand the principles of health and safety as part of their job. This may be: Team leaders and supervisors, HR professionals, Facilities managers. Those working with young people in a training environment.

What does the course cover

The three day course is the perfect introduction to health and safety. It covers risk assessments, controls, common workplace hazards like fire, lifting and carrying, work equipment, electrical safety, hazardous substances and transport.

How is the course assessed

By a multiple choice examination and a practical risk assessment which tests the ability to put into practice the knowledge gained during the course. A qualification parchment will be awarded to all successful students. This is an international qualification, and the assessment may be taken in English, Welsh, Arabic, Mandarin or Russian.

Course Duration & Timing

Course Duration: 3 Days Tutorial & 1 Day Examination

Course Material

One volume of extensively referenced course material

Course Candidates

Minimum of 15 candidates to a maximum of 20 candidates per course

Course Methodology

  • Power point presentations on all the topics supported by many appropriate video clips.
  • Extensive revision of model question and suggested answers. Assistance for the practical assessment

Course Certificate

On successful completion of the course, delegates are awarded NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work from NEBOSH-UK.

Course Details

  • Course Duration           :           1 Day
  • Course Assessment     :           Continuous Assessment and End of course written examination
  • Course Venue              :           Client Locations / Total Safety Quality Centre arranged Course Venue