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STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: 10 days plus one day exam
SCHOOL: School of Engineering
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: 9-13 December 2019 | 17-21 February 2020 | 16-20 November 2020
There are no specific barriers, in terms of academic qualifications, skills or experience for entry to the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management programme. However, it should be noted that currently the assessments are offered, and must be answered, in English only. The standard of English required by candidates studying for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management must be such that they can both understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus. Candidates undertaking this qualification should reach a minimum standard of English equivalent to an International English Language Testing System score of 6.0 or higher in IELTS tests in order to be accepted onto a National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management programme.
The NEBOSH National Fire Certificate is based on UK law. It is made up of three units which must be successfully completed within five years to achieve the NEB0SH National Construction Certificate Qualification
Unit NG1: Management of Health and Safety
Assessed by a two-hour written exam
Unit FC1: Fire Safety and Risk Management
Assessed by a two hour written exam
Unit FC2: Fire Safety Practical Application
Unit NGC1: 36 hours tuition and 23 hours private study Unit FC1: 29 hours tuition and 24 hours private study Unit FC2: 4 hours tuition and 4 hours private study
Units NGC1 and FC1 of the NEBOSH National Fire Certificate are each assessed by two-hour written examinations. Unit FC2 is assessed by a two-hour practical assessment carried out in your workplace (or another suitable workplace).
The University of Central Lancashire are experts in the design and delivery of health and fire safety training throughout the world. The course is delivered by academics and practitioners with extensive experience in the field.
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
Course Fee: £1400 + VAT plus £115 NEBOSH Fee
For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.