NCB’s NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (IGC)
provides a broad understanding of health & safety issues and is an essential qualification for
anyone working in or wanting to work in safety & health anywhere in the world. The NEBOSH
IGC enables you to apply for many different health and safety jobs, such as Health & Safety
Officer, Advisor, Superintendent, etc. in almost any industry.
The NEBOSH International Certificate is widely respected by employers worldwide and meets
the requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH (Tech IOSH) and Associate Membership
of IIRSM (AIIRSM).
Unit IG1: Management of Health and Safety
- Why we should manage workplace health and safety
- How health and safety management systems work and what they look like
- Managing risk – understanding people and processes
- Health and safety monitoring and measuring
Unit IG2: Risk Assessment
- Physical and psychological health
- Musculoskeletal health
- Chemical and biological agents
- General workplace issues
- Work equipment
- Unit IG1 is assessed by a scenario-based assessment completed at home. You have 24 hours to complete this.
- Unit IG2 is assessed by a three-hour practical assessment carried out in your workplace (or another suitable workplace)
Throughout the year, exams are held every month.
NCB’s NEBOSH General Certificate ONLINE
- Available 24/7 Worldwide
- Around 130 hours of study (can be completed in 3-9 months)
NCB Online Learning
Study at your own pace with flexibility
The completion of exams both at home and at work
Support from a team of expert tutors is available at no additional charge
Innovative, mobile-friendly, and interactive online study course featuring videos, animations, quizzes, tests, and progress assessments
Modes of study
- Taught (face-to-face), open, and distance learning
- Block release
- Tuition hours: 65 Hours commended
- Self-study hours: 40 Hours
The provisional pass mark for IG1 is 45%
The pass standard for IG2 is contained in the IG2 guidance
The qualification grade is based on the result from Unit IG1
Distinction: 75 marks or higher
Credit: 65 – 74 marks
Pass: 45 – 64 marks
NEBOSH IGC Course Fees
How much does a NEBOSH certificate course cost?
The NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (IGC) costs start from 150 Kd for an online course, plus assessment fees. The cost includes expert tuition and learning materials. The certificate is widely recognised and can help kick off your career in health and safety, making it a valuable investment.
The cost of the NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (IGC) varies depending on the course provider and where or how you take the course, for example, whether you want to learn online or within a classroom setting.
Course type Approximate costs
Training center attendance: 300 KD
Live Online: 180 KD
E-Learning: 160 KD
NEBOSH IGC Re-sit exam fees: 80KD
|Unit||Upcoming Training||Examination date||Results notification date|
|IG1 (English only)||20 January 30 January||08 February 2023||21 April 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||18 February 28 February||08 March 2023||22 May 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||20 March 30 March||05 April 2023||20 June 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||20 April 30 April||03 May 2023||13 July 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||20 May 30 May||07 June 2023||16 August 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||20 June 30 June||05 July 2023||14 September 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||26th July to 5thAugust||09 August 2023||19 October 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||20th August to 5thAugust||06 September 2023||15 November 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||20th September to 30th September||04 October 2023||13 December 2023|
|IG1 (English only)||24th October to 04 November||08 November 2023||25 January 2024|
|IG1 (English only)||24th November to December||06 December 2023||22 February 2024|
Useful links & resources
Submitting an Enquiry About Results: https://www.nebosh.
· Submitting a verification request: https://www.nebosh.
· Qualification information and syllabi: https://www.nebosh.
· If you want to register for an examination please do so via your NEBOSH Accredited Learning Partner which will be able to advise you of upcoming dates, fees and registration deadlines.
Contact us for more info
National Certification Bureau HSE Training & Consultancy
Office number 10,2nd floor, Grand hyper building fahaheel, Kuwait
Mobile: +965 67097786