International General Certificate is the most popular health and safety qualification in the world. IGC is the basic qualification for anyone wishing to work or already working in a health and safety role. Moreover, employers are demanding IGC qualification for roles apart from health and safety like operations, maintenance, warehouse and other management roles. Achieving the IGC is now an essential step for making a successful career in any technical or management role.

International General Certificate boosts your career prospects because it is the most demanded qualification by employers. Achievement of IGC entitles you to Technical Membership of IOSH(Tech IOSH) and Associate Membership of IIRSM (AIIRSM).

Why study it with PSTC?

PSTC is the leading health, safety and environment training provider in Pakistan. We deliver all our training sessions in an international standard environment where focus is on enabling you to achieve the qualification with good pass rates. Our trainers are highly competent in health and safety with decades of industrial experience in the health and safety sector. Our trainers add quality to the delivery and uniqueness to the content of the courses through a contemporary and practical approach.

Taking into account the toughness of NEBOSH qualifications, PSTC has started preparatory coaching classes for candidates. In which our trainers will share tips and techniques and assess the candidates through mock examinations in order to prepare them for taking the actual examination.

International General Certificate, Nebosh IGC

Course Content

The NEBOSH International General Certificate is based on international standards and best practice. It is made up of three units which must be successfully completed within a period of five years to achieve the NEBOSH International General Certificate:

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


Assessed by a two-hour written exam

Unit GC2: Control of International Workplace Hazards

  • Workplace Hazards and Risk Control
  • Transport Hazards and Risk Control
  • Musculoskeletal Hazards and Risk Control
  • Work Equipment Hazards and Risk Control
  • Electrical Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Chemical and Biological┬áHealth Hazards and Risk Control
  • Physical and Psychological┬áHealth Hazards and Risk Control

Assessed by a two-hour written exam

Unit GC3: Health and Safety Practical Application

Assessed by a two-hour work based practical assessment

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