As I write this for our new (and continuing) students I’m also thinking of my daughter who is starting her first year of her degree at University. And it made me think – what can I do to advise someone studying for a higher level (level 6 and above) qualification. I’m also … [Read more...] about Welcome to University! Embarking on your NEBOSH Diploma Journey – Part 1
A comparison of the NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma for Occupational Health and Safety Professionals and the ProQual Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice. RRC International have just launched the ProQual qualification so I thought this was an opportune … [Read more...] about Health and safety at work- qualification or qualified!
If you are reading this from a comfy chair, deep within the health and safety department of a large organisation you would be forgiven for looking at the title and saying “well of course it is!”, yet the numbers suggest otherwise. According to the International Labour … [Read more...] about Health and Safety at Work, Is It a Fundamental Right for All Yet?
The open book examinations (OBE) have been with us for a while now. And I think it is safe to say that the ideas that this is an “easy pass” have been well and truly blown out of the water! Like any examination or assessment, whether it is your driving test, a ballet exam, a … [Read more...] about Approaching a scenario based OBE paper
If you are studying for your National or International Diploma for Health and Safety Management Professionals (let’s just call them “the Diploma” for now, it will save me some typing) then you will hopefully be aware that you will have to undergo a “professional discussion” with … [Read more...] about Don’t Panic!