The NEBOSH Award provides a basic understanding of Health and Safety/Environmental principles and practice and are ideal for anybody who needs a good introduction to these topics.
The NEBOSH Award is a good introduction to Health and Safety, and provides a basic understanding of Health and Safety/Environmental principles and practice. The Award runs over the course of three days covering ten of the most important subjects including fire, transport, electricity, risk assessment, COSHH and ergonomics.
There is a short test at the end of the course, and all successful candidates receive a nationally recognised certificate.
There is flexibility of delivery; the course can be held on three consecutive days, or one day per week over a three week period.
This course is suitable for:
Anyone who needs to understand the principles of Health and Safety as part of their job
The benefits of the NEBOSH Award are:
Allows organisations to cut their costs without cutting corners or compromising on safety
Employees' understanding of managing Health and Safety risks will reduce number of accidents in the workplace
The Award is an excellent foundation to progress to higher NEBOSH courses
The course runs for three days including a written examination on the final day. It can be held as a block or one day per week over a three week period.
The course provides the basic building blocks for practical health and safety working across ten elements including:
Foundations of Health and Safety
Responsibility of Health and Safety
Health and Safety Risk Assessment and Control
Hazards and Controls associated with Work Equipment
Hazards and Controls associated with Electricity
Hazards and Controls associated with Manual Handling and Repetitive Movement
Hazards and Controls associated with Hazardous Substances
Hazards and Controls associated with the Working Environment
The course can be tailored to include specific client led criteria however this will not be reflected in the exam questions which will only focus on the syllabus.
The delegates are assessed at the end of the course by a written multiple choice examination and a practical project completed at their workplace.
No previous health and safety knowledge is required.
The price includes lunches, handouts and examination fees (excluding VAT).
Discounts are available on this course for multiple bookings, please contact us for details.
The Safetyboss NEBOSH Award course takes place either at:
our purpose-built training facility in Woodbridge, Suffolk, or
your own premises.