INSHPO (The International Network of Safety and Health Practitioner Organisations) has put together a global framework for the practice of health and safety. The “Occupational Health and Safety Professional Capability Framework” clarifies the role, knowledge and skills required for those working in the industry…
We’re all taught the importance of learning and development from a young age. Teachers and family members encourage us to study, practice skills, take exams and review our progress. If we do well, we set new targets, push boundaries and go further. If we fail, we review where we went wrong and set new goals.… Continue reading Planning Your Next Career Move
Case Study Astutis was commissioned by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to develop and deliver Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) training and coaching to 60 participants at managerial level from 30 organisations across Uganda in order to upgrade their HSE practices and standards as part of the E4D/SOGA (Employment and Skills for Eastern… Continue reading Cross-sector Service Delivery in HSE Consultancy and Training: E4D/SOGA, Uganda
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
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?