NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety - NG1 Only

NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety - NG1 Only

SSG can offer a unique distance learning package for those delegates who prefer to study NEBOSH National General Certificate outside of a classroom environment.


The NEBOSH National General Certificate is the most widely held health and safety qualification of its kind in the UK.  Many people take the NEBOSH National General Certificate as a first step in a career in health and safety.  It provides a valuable overview, and is a sound basis for futher professional study.


This course is suitable for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations making day-to-day decisions at work who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues and to be able to manage risks effectively.


Course Programme


The NG1 Unit - Management of Health and Safety is the foundation module for any delegate wishing to achieve this and other NEBOSH qualifications, which covers the following:


The NG1 - Management of Health and Safety contains the following elements:



  • Element 1: Foundations in Health and Safety Policy

  • Element 2: Health and Safety Management Systems 1 - Plan

  • Element 3: Health and Safety Management Systems 2 - Do

  • Element 4: Health and Safety Management Systems 3 - Check

  • Element 5: Health and Safety Management Systems 4 - Act


Course Duration


An appropriate time scale for undertaking distance learning is 6-12 months depending on the learning undertaken by the individual. Delegates will be assessed through practical and open book online examinations set by The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health. Publications can and do change annually so additional fees will occur after 12 months.


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