NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction (NEBOSH Construction)

Course Information

  • Course Code: FC306
  • Duration: 15 weeks x 7 hours
  • Validated by: The National Exam Board in Occup Safety & Health
  • Price: £650.00
Overview

The Health and Safety Management for Construction qualification (NC) is aimed at anyone (managers, supervisors and workers) in the construction sector. Its ideal for anyone who needs a broad understanding of construction health and safety issues to be
able to manage day-to-day risks effectively.

Many people take this qualification as a first step in a career in construction health and safety. 

 

 

 

What will I study?

The NEBOSH Construction looks at everyday solutions for construction workplace health and safety issues. When you have
completed the qualification, you will be able to:

  • advise on duties and manage construction risksunder the Construction (Design and Management)Regulations 2015
  • justify the need for health and safety improvements
  • produce or contribute to a construction phase plan
  • help your organisation to manage contractors
  • positively influence health and safety culture and behaviour;
  • carry out a risk assessment of a construction site and manage a range of construction hazards
  • recognise workplace changes and their impacts and understand how to minimise these impacts
  • develop basic safe systems of work that include emergency arrangements and know when to use a permit-to-work system
    take part in incident investigations

When you achieve the NEBOSH Construction, you make a real difference in the workplace. The qualification covers the main legal requirements relating to health and safety in UK construction work. The syllabus has been strongly aligned to the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, so you will help your employer to comply with the law and good practice, as well as help them avoid the huge costs from incidents and ill-health.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however it is important that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.

How will I be assessed?

The aim of this assessment is for you to practically apply your knowledge and understanding gained from your studies of the NC syllabus. To do this, you will complete an Open Book Examination (OBE) based on a fictional construction site, which includes theoretical and practical application questions and a scenario-based risk assessment exercise.

What can I do next?

We offer a wide range of construction courses, click here for further information. 

Download our NEBOSH, IOSH and First Aid Course Leaflet 

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email business@blackburn.ac.uk