Introduction to inspections & audits During my work in industry, I was often asked by a client to undertake regular site audits; this seemed like a reasonable request but often was not at all what the client wanted. In most cases the client wanted a workplace inspection to be carried out rather than a site… Continue reading Inspections vs. Audits – What’s the Difference?
Examiners’ reports on Certificate Level qualifications are published twice a year by NEBOSH following the March and September examinations and are free to download for students. They offer valuable feedback on examination sittings and, offering feedback on the following key areas; examination technique, command words and learning outcomes, should not be overlooked as part of… Continue reading NEBOSH Examiner’s Reports: the do’s & don’ts of a successful certificate exam
As it’s ‘Learning at Work Week’ across the UK, this quick guide is targeted at everyone preparing for their NEBOSH Certificate or Diploma exams and provides some useful links for guidance on revision and exam day tips. Ease your stress and anxiety on revising effectively for your NEBOSH exams. Check out the links and infographic to useful guides on all… Continue reading Guide to Preparing for Your NEBOSH Exams
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
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
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…
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?