I have undertaken many environmental audits over the years of varying types such as environmental management system audits, legal compliance audits and due diligence audits to name but a few! Going back to when I first started auditing, I remember how daunting it was to … [Read more...] about Tips for Environmental Auditors
As with most people over the years my career has had its up and downs and in my 24th year as an environmental practitioner I have learned a great deal – I’ve unfortunately reached veteran status! Every year I write a blog post based on what might be a good idea for … [Read more...] about The New Year is Here – Five Resolutions for Environmental Practitioners in 2024
I wondered what I could cover for this blog post and decided on a pet topic of mine over the years – mind mapping! This is a technique that can be used in multiple circumstances such as when trying to organise thoughts when answering an exam question or assignment question or … [Read more...] about Study Technique – Try Mind Mapping!
Introduction I think Benjamin Franklin once wrote something along the lines of death and taxes are inevitable in life, well for a lot of us so are exams! Many exams these days are ‘open book’ in format meaning that you can use sources of references such as the internet or … [Read more...] about Approaching Answering NEBOSH Open Book Exam (OBE) Questions
Introduction An important part of any environmental management system (EMS) is checking. This ensures that environmental controls and improvements are evaluated to ensure they meet planned requirements, and measures can be implemented to improve if they do not (the ‘Act’ … [Read more...] about Introduction to Performance Evaluation