Is this course right for me?
This qualification is designed for people working in construction, civil engineering, utilities, facilities, broadcasting, property management and more. It is particularly suitable for managers, supervisors, principal designers and principal contractors who require the right level of skills to fulfil their health and safety responsibilities.
It can be a crucial first step towards establishing a lifelong professional career in the field of occupational health and safety within your chosen industry.
The qualification is divided into two units, each of which is assessed separately and covers the main legal requirements relating to HandS in UK Construction:
- NCC1: Managing and controlling hazards in construction activities
- NCC2: Construction health and safety practical application
The National Construction Certificate covers the main legal requirements relating to health and safety in UK construction work, including an understanding of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015. It includes identification and control of construction workplace hazards, and the practical application of this knowledge.
Crucially, the practical element of the course also ensures that participants can carry out, unaided, a safety inspection of a construction workplace and complete a report to management regarding the inspection with recommendations.
This course will be remotely delivered by a tutor in a virtual online classroom and delegates must have access to a suitable PC, laptop or tablet with a camera, speaker and a robust internet connection sufficient to cope with online delivery.
Dysgu O Bell / Remote Learning
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however it is important that learners have a suitable standard of English language in order to understand and articulate the concepts contained in the syllabus.
This course will be remotely delivered by a tutor in a virtual online classroom and delegates must have access to a suitable PC, laptop or tablet with a camera, speakers and robust internet connection sufficient to cope with online delivery.
This course is delivered by taught sessions and group work.
Students assessed with a two hour written examination NCC1.
There is also a 2-hour practical assessment for unit NCC2.