NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC)
The word NEBOSH is an acronym for National Examination Board on Occupational Safety and Health. It is a UK based educational body which has gained recognition over the years in setting examination for people who want a career in safety and for those who generally work in the oil and gas sector.
NEBOSH Certification has risen to become the most valuable qualification amongst a wide range of other health and Safety courses with presence its in over 40 countries of the world
The NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) is a level 6 safety qualification that provides an excellent foundation in Health and safety for Supervisors, managers and people with responsibility in occupational Safety and health. The NEBOSH IGC course is relevant to all types of organizations as it helps the professional manage risks effectively.
Training and Learning Methods
Training will be delivered in our Port Harcourt office by NEBOSH approved tutors with proven experience in NEBOSH training.
Examination & Certification
On completion of the training the candidates will be required to seat for an exam. The papers to write are IGC 1 which lasts for 2 hours; and IGC 2 which holds for another 2 hours.
To pass each unit you must make 60%. Candidates who fail to meet any of the required marks will not receive the certificates for that unit, but will receive certificates for the units passed.
Candidates who pass this exam will be issued a transcript (COERS) and certificates directly from NEBOSH UK after 40 working days for each units passed.
NEBOSH IGC course is for coordinators, Managers, supervisors and young graduates in all careers as it offers a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety principles and practices. The qualification focuses on international standards and management systems, enabling candidates to effectively discharge workplace health and safety responsibilities in any employment sectors, in all parts of the world. The NEBOSH International General Certificate is also suitable for those embarking on a career in health and safety, no previous health and safety knowledge or certification is required.