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In simple terms, NEBOSH is an awarding body of professional health and safety qualifications.

The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health

The acronym for NEBOSH “The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health”, NEBOSH is an independent examining board and awarding body.

NEBOSH has a comprehensive range of globally-recognized, health and safety qualifications designed to meet the needs of all places of work.

NEBOSH is a leading global organisation, which provides health, safety and environmental qualifications.  Our internationally recognised qualifications help to raise the competence of safety and environmental professionals as well as individuals at all levels in the workplace.


The NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety training course is based on International best practices for implementing occupational health & safety systems. This NEBOSH Certificate course is UK’s world leading standards in health and safety. This course is also widely respected by employers worldwide and gives potential or health and safety officers the edge in the safety industry. You’ll learn how to apply the best industry standards for managing health and safety systems, in any industry.

The NEBOSH IGC course is suitable for those working outside the UK. Undertaking this NEBOSH Certificate course will help you become a fully qualified and competent health & safety officer.

Aim of The Course:

The aim of this workshop training is to equip safety managers, supervisors, every safety officer or potentials to acquire a rich experience and knowledge in Safety

Course Content:

Unit IG 1:

Element 1: Why we should manage Workplace Health & Safety

Element 2: How Health & Safety Management Systems Work and What they look like

Element 3: Managing Risk – Understanding People & Processes

Element 4: Health & Safety Monitoring and Measurement


Unit GC 2:

Element 5 : Physical and Psychological Health

Element 6: Musculosketal Health

Element 7: Chemical and Biological Agents

Element 8 : General Workplace Issues

Element 9: Work Equipment

Element 10 : Fire

Element 11 : Electricity


Unit Assessments: All units are mandatory and there are no optional units.

  • IG1 is assessed through a 24-hour assessment on-line (can be done at the comfort of your home). it is marked by external examiners appointed by NEBOSH.
  • Unit IG 2 is assessed by a practical RISK ASSESSMENT.

Mode of Studies:


This course can be administered via our on-line learning platform with Astutis.


This course can be administered via our classroom session (face-to-face training) at our learning centers.


The International Oil and Gas Certificate is aimed primarily at managers, supervisors and health and safety advisers with safety responsibilities in the oil and gas industry. The qualification focuses on operational process safety and is intended to enable learners to apply and implement effective process safety management across all areas of their operation, anywhere in the world.
This qualification provides the underpinning knowledge, which when combined with experience enables holders to identify, evaluate and control a wide range of workplaces hazards. It is based around international standards and management systems that enable the effective discharge of workplace safety responsibilities both onshore and offshore.

Globally, employers in the oil and gas industries find that the International Oil and Gas Certificate can improve the safety culture of their organisation by providing line management and staff with a sound understanding of operational safety management.
Our qualifications are developed based on extensive research with health and safety professionals, employers, professional bodies and regulators to ensure that they remain relevant, rigorous as well as achievable and practical.
You will be assessed on your ability to apply your skills and knowledge to a wide range of issues and how to deliver positive change to a real workplace.


This NEBOSH International Technical qualification is specifically designed for people with safety responsibility within the oil and gas industry. The NEBOSH oil and gas certification focuses on international standards and management systems, enabling students to effectively discharge workplace safety responsibilities both onshore and offshore. The Certificate also highlights the importance of process safety management in the oil and gas industry.


To equip individuals and health and safety officers with knowledge on Health and Safety in the oil and gas industry

Course Content:

  • Health, Safety and Environmental Management in Context
  • Hydrocarbon Process Safety 1
  • Hydrocarbon Process Safety 2
  • Fire Protection and Emergency Response
  • Logistics and Transport Operations

Mode of Studies:


This course can be administered via our on-line learning platform with Astutis.


This course can be administered via our classroom session  (face-to-face training) at our learning centers.


This course is assessed by a two-hour written examination.


The NEBOSH International Diploma is modelled on the NEBOSH National Diploma. The key difference is the application of legal requirements. Rather than being guided by UK legislation, the NEBOSH International Diploma takes a risk management approach based on best practice and international standards, such as the International Labour Organisation (ILO) codes of practice. Local laws and cultural factors are also included when appropriate.

It’s this global best practice approach which helps make sure people all around the world are working to the same high standards.


The NEBOSH International Diploma is for health and safety professionals working outside of the UK looking to develop their knowledge and skills to an advanced level. 

Course Content

Unit IA: International Management of Health and Safety – 154 Hours

IA1 – Principles of Health and Safety Management 
IA2 – Regulating Health and Safety 
IA3 – Loss Causation and Incident Investigation 
IA4 – Measuring and Reviewing Health and Safety Performance 
IA5 – The Assessment and Evaluation of Risk 
IA6 – Risk Control 
IA7 – Organisational Factors 
IA8 – Human Factors 
IA9 – The Role of the Health and Safety Practitioner

Unit IB: International Control of Hazardous Agents in the Workplace – 115 Hours

IB1 – Managing Occupational Health  
IB2 – Identification, Assessment and Evaluation of Hazardous Substances  
IB3 – The Control of Hazardous Substances 
IB4 – The Monitoring and Measuring of Hazardous Substances  

IB5 – Biological Agents 
IB6 – Noise and Vibration  
IB7 – Radiation  
IB8 – Mental Ill-Health and Dealing with Violence and Aggression at Work  
IB9 – Musculoskeletal Risks and Controls  
IB10 – Work Environment Risks and Controls

Unit IC: International Workplace and Work Equipment Safety – 120 Hours

IC1 – Workplace Welfare Requirements and Specific Workplace Issues 
IC2 – Fire and Explosion 
IC3 – Workplace Fire Risk Assessment 
IC4 – The Storage, Handling and Processing of Dangerous Substances 
IC5 – Work Equipment
IC6 – Workplace Machinery 
IC7 – Mobile, Lifting, Access and Work at Height Equipment 
IC8 – Electrical Safety 
IC9 – Construction and Works of a Temporary Nature – Hazards and Controls 
IC10 – Workplace Transport and Managing Work-Related Road Risk

Unit DNI: Application of Health and Safety Theory and Practice

An 8,000 word work-based project


There are three x 3-hour written exams, 1 each for Units IA, IB and IC. Unit DNI is an 8000 word project. 

Mode of Studies:


This course can be administered via our on-line learning platform with Astutis.


This course can be administered via our classroom session (face-to-face training) at our learning centers.


iCapacity Resource Limited in partnership with Astutis, a Gold Learning Partner with NEBOSH are able to deliver these courses.