Lesson Category: NEBOSH IGC

E12: Project Guidance and Forms

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: The aim of this assessment is for you to practically apply the knowledge and understanding that you have gained from your studies. To do this, you will need to complete a risk assessment of your workplace. Before you start the assessment, you must …

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E11: Electricity

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Hazards and risks of electricity. Control measures.

E10: Fire

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Describe the principles of fire initiation, classification and spread. Describe the basic principles of fire prevention and the prevention of fire spread in buildings. Outline the appropriate fire alarm system and fire-fighting arrangements for a simple workplace. Outline the factors which should be …

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E9: Work equipment

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Outline the general requirements for work equipment. Explain the hazards and controls for hand-held tools. Describe the main mechanical and non-mechanical hazards of machinery. Explain the main control measures for reducing risk from machinery hazards.

E8: General workplace issues

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Outline common health, welfare and work environment requirements in the workplace. Explain the hazards and control measures for safe working at height. Outline the safe work practices for working in confined spaces. Describe the hazards and controls associated with lone working. Explain the …

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E7: Chemical and biological agents

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Outline the forms of, the classification of, and the health risks from exposure to, hazardous substances. Explain the factors to be considered when undertaking an assessment of the health risks from substances commonly encountered in the workplace. Explain the use and limitations of …

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E6: Musculoskeletal health

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Explain the risk factors that may arise to work-related upper limb disorders and appropriate control measures. Explain the hazards and control measures which should be considered when assessing risks from manual handling activities. Explain the hazards and controls associated with load-handling equipment and …

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E5: Physical and psychological health

Learning Objective On completion of this module, you should be able to: Outline the health effect associated with exposure to noise and appropriate control measures. Outline the health effects associated with exposure to vibration and appropriate control measures. Outline the health effects associated with ionising and non-ionising radiation and appropriate control measures. Outline the meaning, …

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