• NEBOSH & Assessments

    Cheats Never Prosper

    Firstly I must put this in context. Cheating, or as NEBOSH call it “Malpractice”, in RRC exams is rare with around 4-5 incidents per year, under 0.2% of those taking exams.  What does however, continually, surprise us is the effort and ingenuity the few cheaters put into trying to cheat – and that they think they will get away with it. Very occasionally the more imaginative can fool the exam supervisors but NEBOSH’s own checks and controls will flag up potential “Malpractice” and inevitably the perpetrators get caught. NEBOSH are very strict on those caught cheating, disqualifying them from the exam and then banning them from sitting exams for 3-5…

  • NEBOSH & Assessments

    Why Don’t Candidates Read Instructions Properly?

    Essential Advice for those taking a NEBOSH Practical Assessment Given the time and money involved in doing a NEBOSH Certificate, it is a continual source of frustration to all at RRC that so many fail their Practical Assessments simply because they do not read the instructions.  Candidates possess the knowledge and skills to pass but by not reading what is required they end up failing. What you must do in order to not waste your time and money; Re-Sitting a NEBOSH Practical Assessment  1) Before you do anything read the NEBOSH guidance – not always easy to find on the NEBOSH website, so follow the links below: NEBOSH National &…

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    News, Updates & Events

    HSE Conference, Sudan

    RRC’s Conference Helps Spread HSE Awareness in Sudan As part of its aim to achieve safer working in Sudan, RRC Training Middle East (RRC ME) held a very successful two-day conference, ‘Enhancing HSE Culture for Sustainable Solutions’, in Khartoum. A high level of audience participation, plus excellent opportunities for networking, were the order of the day at the conference, which was attended by more than 200 delegates from public and private organisations from all over Sudan, representing the many burgeoning industries, including construction, energy, mining and manufacturing. The importance of HSE to Sudan’s government, the increasing need for local training and the damaging effects of accidents on Sudan’s economy were…

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    News, Updates & Events

    Petro Energy Project

    Petro Energy Project RRC recently worked with Petro Energy, Sudan, to support their company doctors who wish to perform a more industrial focused occupational health role. Petro Energy E&P is an oil & gas operating company with the objective to explore, develop, and produce oil and gas in Sudan. Their doctors are based in multiple locations where Petro Energy operate and provide essential support to local communities and employees. In December 2012 Dr. Hitham Eltigani Adam (Health Section Head) approached RRC; with a specific set of requirements that focused on issues such as, the management of occupational health in the oil and gas industry, health risk assessments and health impact assessments.…