Entry and Admissions
Short Course / CPD
10 days plus 1 day for the exam
School of Engineering
No Partner College
Week 1: 9 - 13 September 2019, Week 2: 23 – 27 September 2019, Week 1: 20 – 24 January 2020, Week 2: 3 – 7 February 2020,, Week 1: 30 March – 3 April 2020, Week 2: 11 – 15 May 2020, Week 1: 7 – 11 September 2020, Week 2: 21 – 22 September 2020
Who should attend:
Designed for managers, supervisors and employees who have health and safety responsibilities, the certificate will equip you with all you need to know about how to manage workplace risks effectively
The NEBOSH National General Certificate is made up of 2 units which must be successfully completed within five years to achieve the NEB0SH National General Certificate Qualification:
- Unit NG1: Management of Health and Safety
- Why should we manage health and safety
- How do health and safety management systems work and what do they look like
- Managing risk – understanding people and processes
- Health and safety monitoring and measuring
Assessed by a two-hour written exam
- Unit NG2: Control of Workplace Hazards
- Physical and psychological health
- Musculoskeletal health
- Chemical and biological agents
- General work place Issues
- Electrical Safety
- Fire Safety
- Work equipment
Assessed by a two-hour practical exam
Learning Environment & Assessment:
- NG1 2 hour written exam
- NG2 2 hour practical (Risk Assessment)
We are committed to delivering academic learning of the highest quality, helping you to stretch your mind and fulfil your university ambitions.
Learning outcome & aims
We aim to create the perfect blend of knowledge, practical experience and relevance to equip UCLan graduates with the confidence and skills they need to get ahead in the world of work.
Industry links & professional accreditation
Work experience and international opportunities
At UCLan we work with a range of businesses and organisations, many of which provide work experience opportunities and project briefs to enable to you gain real work experience whilst you undertake your postgraduate programme. Your course tutor will advise on opportunities available within your course and the UCLan Careers Team can provide help, advice and guidance on how to apply for them and how to make the most of these opportunities.
The UCLan Careers Team offer ongoing supportive careers advice and guidance throughout your course and after graduation, along with a range of modules, work experience opportunities and events to help you acquire the skills to make you stand out to potential employers in today’s competitive market.
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From foundation courses through to world-leading research degrees, you can study a wide range of subject areas at UCLan. Whether you want to develop your knowledge in a subject you enjoy or gain further qualifications to enhance your career, at UCLan there are numerous progression routes for you to follow.
Fees & Funding
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: £1410
For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.