NEBOSH Construction Certificate
10 Days Classroom + Revision + Exam
The NEBOSH National Construction Certificate is aimed at Supervisors, Managers and CDM co-ordinators within the construction industry who are required to ensure that activities under their control are undertaken safely.
It is likely to prove useful for those concerned with the management of buildings who may need to ensure that contractors are working safely. The qualification is also appropriate for supervisors and managers working in other industries such as utilities, and even broadcasting, where temporary workplaces are a feature of their activities.
At the end of the course successful candidates will be able to:
- Understand the main requirements and application of the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2007.
- Understand the factors to consider when carrying out a site assessment; identify construction activity hazards, assess the risks and recommend control measures.
- Identify the hazards & and outline appropriate control measures in the following areas: movement of people & vehicles, manual & mechanical handling, work equipment, electrical, chemical & biological, physical & psychological, working at height, excavation work & confined spaces & demolition.
- Successfully carry out a safety inspection of a construction workplace identifying hazards, recommending control measures and preparing a management report
The course will cover the following topics: -
Unit NGC1 – Management of Health & Safety
Element 1 – Foundations in Health & Safety
Element 2 – Health & safety management systems - Plan
Element 3 – Health & safety management systems - Do
Element 4 – Health & safety management systems - Check
Element 5 – Health & safety management systems - Act
Unit 2: NCC1 – Managing and Controlling Hazards in Construction Activities
Element 1 – Construction Law and Management
Element 2 – Construction site - Hazards and risk control
Element 3 – Vehicle and plant movement - hazards and risk control
Element 4 – Musculoskeletal - hazards and risk control
Element 5 – Work Equipment - hazards and risk control
Element 6 – Electrical safety
Element 7 – Fire safety
Element 8 – Chemical and Biological Health - hazards and risk control
Element 9 – Physical and Psychological health - hazards and risk control
Element 10 – Working at Height - hazards and risk control
Element 11 – Excavation Work and Confined Spaces - hazards and risk control
Element 12 – Demolition and deconstruction - hazards and risk control
Unit 3: NCC2 - Construction Health and Safety Practical Application
The course attendee must carry out a safety inspection of a construction site and write a report.
Assessment is by an end-of-course examination comprising two written papers - NGC1 (The management of safety and health) and NCC1 (Managing and controlling hazards in construction activities) - and a practical assessment NCC2 which consists of carrying out a health and safety inspection of a construction site and preparing a management report. Delegates are responsible for submitting their assessments within the required timescales. If assessments are not submitted by this time the candidate will fail the course.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Managers, supervisors, designers and CDM Co-ordinators from the Construction Industry. The qualification is also appropriate for supervisors and managers working in other industries such as utilities, and even broadcasting, where temporary workplaces are a feature of their activities.