ELCAS - Health and Safety Management for Construction (UK)
- Course Duration: 10 Days
- Course Location: Gaskell Safety Training Centre, Burton-on-Trent
- Cost per Delegate: £1560
To book this course make an enquiry below.
2nd – 15th February 2022
13th – 24th June 2022
17th – 28th October 2022
NEBOSH’s practical approach promotes applying the knowledge gained on the course to solving problems in the workplace. Health and Safety Management for Construction is the equivalent to an NVQ Level 3 / A-level qualification. The qualification is specifically referred to as a key competence in the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015.
The course follows the new NEBOSH syllabus for the National Construction Certificate.
The content covered in the course includes:
NC1 – Managing Construction Safely
1 – The foundations of construction health and safety management
2 – Improving health and safety culture and assessing risk
3 – Managing change and procedures
4 – Excavation
5 – Demolition
6 – Mobile plant and vehicles
7- Working at height
8 – Musculoskeletal health and load handling
9 – Work equipment
10 – Electricity
11 – Fire
12 – Chemical and biological agents
13 – Physical and psychological health
Open Book Examination – 48 hours
To pass your NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction, you will need to complete the Open Book Examination.
You will have a 48-hour window to complete the Open Book Examination, which you will have remote access to. Gaskell Safety will then conduct a short interview (approx 15 minutes) within a few days of the exam completion date. Time slots will be arranged within the first week of the course
Unlike previous versions of NEBOSH Certificate courses, there will be no in-person exam.
The assessment is an open book examination (OBE), which will be based on a realistic scenario that will test both what you know and what you can do. You will be asked to carry out a series of tasks using evidence from the scenario and the underpinning knowledge gained through your studies and revision. You will have 48 hours to download, complete and submit your assessment.
Your assessment will be marked by an external examiner appointed by NEBOSH. These examiners are chosen for their experience and expertise to ensure that learners are assessed by the very best from our industry.
There are no entry requirements for the NEBOSH Construction course. A good understanding of English is required and recommended for completing the course.
It is also recommended that supervisors, managers and those with a role under the Construction Design and Management regulations 2015 within the construction industry should attend this course.
This course can help you minimise workplace injuries and illnesses, boost employee wellbeing and strengthen your businesses’ health & safety culture. It will also ensure that you comply with CDM 2015 Regulations and understand the six roles’ responsibilities. The qualification will allow you to demonstrate to customers, employers and colleagues that you are committed to health and safety within your business.
By booking a full NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction with Gaskell Safety, you can expect to benefit from the following support:
- Training and exam attendance days
- NEBOSH approved textbook
- Gaskell Safety NEBOSH study pack providing additional support and guidance
- Comprehensive tutor support from an experienced Health & Safety professional throughout your course
- NEBOSH registration fees
Classroom-based NEBOSH Construction Certificate courses are available to book online or by giving us a call on 01283 777 074. Public courses are scheduled every quarter throughout the year. We can provide a bulk course through the company or courses for individual delegates.
Please take a look at our upcoming public classroom course dates here.
Classroom-based NEBOSH Construction Certificate courses can also be arranged as an in-house course specifically for a company. In-house NEBOSH courses are a popular choice for our bigger clients who have multiple health & safety practitioners to train at once. Having all the delegates attending from one company also promotes company-related discussion about developing their company procedures.
Gaskell Safety can deliver In-house NEBOSH courses at a venue of your choice. Our very own qualified Gaskell Safety Trainers will come to a venue of your choice. All we ask is that no more than 16 delegates attend a course. Delegates must also sit the designated exams provided by NEBOSH. Call 01283 777 074 for more information or to book an in-house course.
Delegates can progress their learning by completing the
Want to further your progression to General Health and Safety? NEBOSH General Certificate in Health and Safety is the perfect course for you!
If you would like to develop your construction knowledge more, try our CITB Site Managers Safety Training Scheme.
CITB registered companies can claim a £600 grant per delgate who attends the course. Companies are responsible to make the claim. Find out more here.
Full Course (10 days) & Exam – £1300
- NC1 (10 days) Learning Only, No Exam – £1100
- NC1 Open Book Exam & Interview – £200