According to ILO (International Labour Organisation) estimates, in the region of 2.3 million workers each year die from an occupational injury or illnesses, (this equates to over 6,300 workers dying each day across the world) despite a rising global recognition of the importance of good health and safety practices in the workplace. For every fatal… Continue reading NEBOSH International Health & Safety Qualifications Transcending Borders
We caught up with our lead tutor in North America, Brian Sumbot. A seasoned health and safety professional with multi-sector experience and a strong background in petrochemicals, Brian gives a synopsis of his career (so far), explaining how he got into health and safety pursuing NEBOSH qualifications… Click on the title to read the full post
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. Click on the title to read on…
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
Effective environmental performance is paramount for businesses today to operate competitively in the global marketplace. Companies recognise the value of sustainability to underpin organisational strategy and this brings a need for environmental skills in the workforce at all levels. More companies of all sizes across all sectors are upskilling their workforce with the appropriate qualifications… Continue reading Is the Environment and Sustainability an Attractive Career?
‘Put your best foot forward’, it’s ‘time to shine’, ‘take the bull by the horns’, let’s not ‘beat around the bush’ or ‘bark up the wrong tree’, if you’re ‘always the bridesmaid and never the bride’ it’s time to ‘turn over a new leaf’…