NEBOSH

NEBOSH

HSW

About the Course

NEBOSH HSW course covers basic health and safety principles appropriate for any workforce to practice vigorous safety culture in the organisation.

Syllabus

The NEBOSH HSW training is divided into 2 units: HSW1 & HSW2.

HSW1 : Workplace safety foundations

  • The foundations of health and safety
  • The responsibility for health and safety
  • Health and safety risk assessment and control
  • Work equipment
  • Transport safety
  • Working with electricity
  • Fire safety
  • Manual handling and repetitive activities
  • Hazardous substances
  • The working environment/li>
  • Manual handling and repetitive activities

HSW2 : Risk assessment activity

  • Purpose & Aim
  • Marking
  • Assessment Location
  • Assessment Requirements
  • Submission of completed work
  • Further information

Examination

One assessment and a practical exercise

Course Duration

3 days

IGC

About the Course

NEBOSH IGC is designed to develop an exceptional knowledge on the fundamentals of health & safety, and also a solid foundation for assessing and managing potential hazards and risks in the workplace.

Syllabus

It consists of Two units

IG 1: Management of health and safety

  • Why we should manage workplace health and safety
  • How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
  • Managing risk – understanding people and processes
  • Health and safety monitoring and measuring

IG2: Risk assessment

  • Physical and psychological health
  • Musculoskeletal health
  • Chemical and biological agents
  • General workplace issues
  • Work equipment
  • Fire
  • Electricity

Examination

One assessment and a practical assessment.

Course Duration

10-12 days