Nebosh / news

About NEBOSH and it Latest Updates On Courses

newsThe National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health recognized as NEBOSH was structured in 1979 as a freelance examination board as well as rewarding body with charitable status. NEBOSH comprises an extensive range of worldwide popular, distinguished with vocationally-related qualifications that are designed to meet environmental, health, safety and risk management needs at the workplaces in both the public and private Industries.

Presently, more than 500 course providers of NEBOSH like, and the NEBOSH exams taken in more than 100 countries in the world. The examinations with assessments of these qualifications are set by its qualified staff helped and guided by external examiners.

NEBOSH Courses are for?

The aimed of NEBOSH qualifications at professional health and safety consultants as well as environmental practitioners. Hence, if anyone wants to make his career in health and safety, then NEBOSH offers certificate level qualifications that will give a wide and deep knowledge of health and safety. Worker, staffs, supervisors and managers from all types of businesses and organizations, which require a deep understanding on workplace health and safety issue can take the NEBOSH National General Certificate since they will learn during studying that how to manage or eliminate risks effectively. There are three businesses where safety is more essential in the workforce even some government made it mandatory in their country

Why Need to Take NEBOSH Courses:

According to a study, “More than 1 million accidents happened at workplaces every year. To minimize the number, lots of companies and individual are joining health and safety courses”. However, people who are working in various positions like managers, supervisors or even as employees have been joining the NEBOSH IGC eLearning course that are specifically designed for working people to enhance their knowledge of health and safety training as well as career growth.

Besides, NEBOSH IGC qualification is an outstanding base to advance professional studies. A NEBOSH International General Certificate on your CV can put miles ahead of other people, candidates or employees.

Latest Updates On NEBOSH Courses:

NEBOSH has been encouraging and motivating people all around the globe to create a vocational health and safety qualification 2014 New Year’s resolution. Adding one more of NEBOSH health and safety qualifications in CVs can help people to advance their careers. In 2013, there were over 140,000 registrations for NEBOSH examinations in 111 different countries worldwide. There is last year speech by Gerard Hand’s

NEBOSH is encouraging individuals throughout the planet to create a line of work health and safety qualification their New Year’s resolution for 2014.

  • NEBOSH Health and Safety at Work Qualification available in French

In the year 2014, two of the NEBOSH qualifications that are NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety and NEBOSH Health & Safety at Work available in Spanish language. Currently, Spanish is spoken more than 33 countries worldwide officially, and is also the first language of more than 100 million people around the world. NEBOSH included this language because the number of people who wanted to NEBOSH in Spanish was huge.

It is an introductory qualification, and covers several areas like manual operations work equipment, transport safety, electrical safety, fire safety, hazardous substances, risk assessment and control.

  • Introduced Combined Units’ For NEBOSH Certificate

NEBOSH has made significant changes to the National and International General Certificates in Occupational Health and Safety in 2014. People who hold NEBOSH National General Certificate qualification in the past should take three unit assessments of the NEBOSH IGC to get the additional qualification. It has merged two of the three units as NEBOSH content is relevant anywhere around the globe. Controlling Workplace Hazards units (NGC2/IGC2) is now known as GC2 while GC3 introduced in place of the Practical Application units (NGC3/IGC3). However, (NGC1 and IGC1) which is the Health and Safety Management remain separate

  • NEBOSH qualifications can be taken in French Now:

Two NEBOSH Certificate level qualifications are available in French from 9 September 2013. Therefore, now candidates can give examinations in French for NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety and the NEBOSH International Certificate in Construction Health and Safety. French is spoken over 110 million people in the world as a first language while more than a 190 million speak French as a second language. French the 4TH most used language in Europe as well as in parts of Switzerland and Belgium.

If you want any more on NEBOSH Courses, Fee Structure, How to Resister, or any other information, please lets us know by commenting on this post. We will right back with complete information.


Image courtesy of Stuart Miles /


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s