What does the course cover?
As well as covering a range of workplace hazards and methods of control, it includes international standards for safety and health management including International Labour Organization codes of practice.
Unit IGC1 Management of international health and safety
- Foundations in health & safety
- Organizing for health & safety
- Promoting a positive health & safety culture
- Risk assessment
- Principles of control
- Monitoring, review and audit
- Occupational incident and accident investigation, recording and reporting
Unit IGC2 Control of international workplace hazards
- Movement of people and vehicles hazards and control
- Manual and mechanical handling hazards and control
- Working equipment hazards and Control
- Electrical hazards and control
- Fire hazards and control
- Chemical and biological health hazards and control
- Physical and psychological health hazards and control
- Construction activities hazards and control
Unit IGC3 International health and safety practical application
How is the course assessed?
Candidates are assessed with written examinations for each of the two taught units. The qualification also features a practical workplace assessment to help you apply your learning at work and add value for your employer