NEBOSH IGC First of all internationally valid NEBOSH certifications to practice and communicate effective health and safety culture. NEBOSH International General Certificate is ideal for managers, supervisors and anybody with health and safety management responsibilities. It’s also perfect for those embarking on a health and safety career and gives you a stepping stone to success.

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
• Fire
• Electricity

Format of Open Book Examination:

The open book examination will begin by giving a scenario. This will typically describe a realistic organization or workplace with an outline of normal operational activities and worker behavior.

Candidates may be asked to imagine that you hold a specific role such as, a safety Manager, in the workplace described.

Unit IG 1: Paper

1. Login Details by NEBOSH
2. Home Based Online Exam
3. Scenario Based 10 QTNS
4. Paper Time: 24 Hours
5. Interview after Exam
6. Passing Marks: 45/100
7. Result: After 50 Days of Exam

Unit IG 2: Assessment

1. Practical Assessment as per criteria of NEBOSH
2. Submission within 15 days after IG1 Exams
3. Report submission electronically via email
4. Report will be Pass/Refer


• 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)

Exams are held every month throughout the year.