Health and Wellbeing encompasses physical, mental and social health, those that are considered ‘well’ in these areas are more likely to contribute in the workplace and be more engaged at work. This requires a combined effort from employers, workers and society to improve the health and wellbeing of people at work by means of improving the work organisation and environment, promoting active participation and encouraging personal development. Click the headline to read more…
In our newest blog series “An Interview with..”, we are going to be chatting to our very own consultants to gain insight into career development, training, qualifications and key health and safety issues. Our first is with Chartered Consultant Lee Boden. Having switched to Health & Safety later on in his career, Lee has completed a suite of NEBOSH… Continue reading An Interview with…Lee Boden CMIOSH
After much consideration of the qualifications available to her, Eni opted for the NEBOSH International General Certificate (IGC) because it offered the foundations of learning that she was looking for, and because she knew it would be an internationally-recognised qualification that could open up many doors in her own country and further afield…
At the root of health and safety exist rules and compliance and as safety officers, we are all well versed in local and potentially (depending on the remit of your role), international law. And it is the legal aspect of health and safety that is largely responsible for helping to create a culture of health and… Continue reading Health and Safety – more than rules and compliance
Here at Astutis, our team of Learning Developers has been busy updating our NEBOSH Diploma course materials to reflect the latest syllabus update (November 2015). NEBOSH reviews and updates its Diploma syllabus every 5 years. Following extensive research, the changes to the course content reflects the knowledge and understanding required by health and safety practitioners… Continue reading NEBOSH Diploma Syllabus Update 2016
How do you learn for work? If you are asked if you have undertaken any staff development or training for your job, what do you think about? Is it a training course that has taken you off the job and into a classroom for a few hours or days perhaps? Or maybe it is an… Continue reading 70-20-10: Learning for Work
Many students studying NEBOSH Certificate qualifications get confused with the NEBOSH “Command Words” in Certificate exam questions. Frequently, students will ask questions such as: “What is a command word?” “What do they mean?” “How much detail do I need in my answer to get good marks for these command words?” “Have I written enough to… Continue reading NEBOSH Certificate Command Words -Why Are They So Important?