Yearly Archives: 2014


Your NEBOSH Practical Exam So you have started thinking about your NEBOSH practical assessment, we thought we’d put a few things down here to answer some of our Frequently Asked Questions.

How to sit your NEBOSH Practical Assessment


The skin we live in Part II (The Re-exposure) In my last blog I depressed myself (and possibly you, as well) with tales of industrial poisoning on a small and large scale. And I confessed to the strange habit of putting an organic solvent on my skin just to see […]

The skin we live in Part II (The Re-exposure)


The skin we live in Many years ago, in a laboratory far, far away, I used to work as a research scientist. One of the chemicals used in the laboratory was Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO). You could do a neat trick with DMSO, as I discovered. At the suggestion of one […]

The skin we live in



Let’s all be Civil If there is one topic I find causes confusion for students (as well as aspects and impacts, that is – see my earlier post!) it is civil sanctions – as covered in Element 5, Unit 1 of the NEBOSH Environmental Diploma. It does take some time […]

Civil Sanctions vs Criminal Sanctions for Environmental Offences


NEBOSH exam tips are always valuable, and with exams looming we caught up with Dr David Towlson (aka Dr T), Director of Training and Quality here at RRC to ask him for some last minute tips for the NEBOSH exam. Good luck to everyone who is sitting their exams.

NEBOSH Exam Top Tips


You have spent weeks and months studying, late nights getting through course material, hours practising mock questions and answers, a flurry of questions to your fellow students in the forums and clarification from your tutors.  Your exam date is booked and you are already preparing to celebrate a renewed social […]

Your Pre NEBOSH Exam Checklist



Last week Gary Fallaize (Managing Director RRC International) and David Towlson (Director of Training and Quality) had the pleasure of attending the Nebosh Graduation ceremony for Health and Safety, and Environmental Diploma students.  This was held at the University of Warwick on Monday the 23rd June. Over 200 students were in […]

2014 NEBOSH Graduation and Awards Ceremony


Culture club If you are of a similar age to me, I bet the first thing that came into your head on reading that title was Boy George and all those great Culture Club songs.  Actually, I didn’t really like them at the time – I was more into heavier […]

Construction Industry


It has begun… With the UK’s largest Health & Safety show commencing tomorrow (17th June 2014), RRC International are anticipating a busy few days at the SHExpo 2014 in London.

SHExpo 2014 ExCeL London