NEBOSH International Certificate in Construction Health and Safety

Course Description


The NEBOSH International Certificate in Construction Health and Safety is designed to
equip those making day-to-day decisions in construction work, with the knowledge they
need to ensure that the health and safety implications are properly considered in their
decision making. It is suitable for:

  • Managers and supervisors working in the international construction industry.
  • Those who have responsibility for construction workers/contractors outside the UK.

The NEBOSH International Construction Certificate is widely respected by employers
worldwide and meets the requirements for Technician Membership of IOSH (Tech IOSH) and Associate Membership of IIRSM (AIIRSM).

Course Content

The NEBOSH National Construction Certificate is made up of three units:

Unit IGC1: Management of International Health and Safety

  • Foundations in Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Plan
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Do
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Check
  • Health and Safety Management Systems – Act

Unit ICC1: Managing and Controlling Hazards in International
Construction Activities

  • Construction Management
  • Construction Site – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Vehicle and Plant Movement – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Musculoskeletal Hazards and Control
  • Work Equipment – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Electrical Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Chemical and Biological Health – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Physical and Psychological Health – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Working at Height – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Excavation Work & Confined Spaces – Hazards and Risk Control
  • Demolition and Deconstruction – Hazards and Risk Control

Unit ICC2: Construction Health and Safety Practical Application

  • Practical assessment, undertaken in your workplace


Units IGC1 and ICC1 of the NEBOSH International Construction Certificate are each assessed by a two-hour written examinations. Unit ICC3 is assessed by a practical assessment carried out on a construction site.


If you have been awarded the NEBOSH International General or Fire Certificate in the last 5 years you will be exempt from Unit IGC1 and can simply ‘top up’ by completing Unit ICC1 and the practical assessment (Unit ICC2).

Method of Study

This course is available Online e-Learning

Online Courses
Flexible, fully tutor supported on-line learning available anywhere in the world

  • 165 hours of study (4-12 months) + exams
    • Start any time
  • Exams are usually held 4 times a year
  • 200+ exam centres available worldwide – additional fees will apply for centres outside London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle,
    Dubai, Tbilisi or Tunis


High quality, full colour complete course textbooks – Additional £39.90 + postage & Packaging

  • Essential study guide, covering the complete NEBOSH Syllabus
  • Note: Printed version supplied with classroom courses; On-line version supplied with e-learning courses

Revision Guides

Concise complete course guide to key topics and how to answer exam questions

  • Printed – £19 + Postage & Packaging
  • Digital (PDF) format – £15


Refunds of fees will only be made for written cancellations received at least 21 days prior to the start of the course (less a 10% cancellation fee to cover administration costs). However, we are happy to accept substitute delegates. Any changes to delegates should be notified, by telephone, as soon as possible.Bookings that are accepted within 48 hours are deemed confirmed and subject to payment, even if the delegate is subsequently unable to attend.

The programme of courses is correct at the time of publication. However, we reserve the right to alter or cancel the programme due to circumstances beyond our control.

Please Note

  • This course is run in conjunction with Rapid Results College (RRC)
  • Please feel free to call us to discuss your specific needs.

Course Details

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Online e-Learning: 165 hours of study (4-12 months) + exams

Typical capacity:


Typical cost per candidate:


Typical cost per course:

Online e-Learning: £490.00

All courses conducted in the UK are subject to VAT at the prevailing rate

Please note: The fee includes an additional fee of £110 payable to NEBOSH for the examination