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At Astutis, we are committed to helping our clients create a positive health, safety and environmental culture within their organisations by providing tailored advice and market-leading training solutions in the classroom and online. Led by an experienced management team of industry professionals with a reputation for delivering high-quality training over the last 20 years, Astutis launched in January 2011 with 3 UK training venues. It is the passion and drive of its Senior Management Team that has seen Astutis become one of the leading providers of NEBOSH courses across the globe. Today we are the fastest-growing provider of HSE services in the UK, with 15 UK venues as well training locations in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. This is coupled with a comprehensive suite of e-learning and distance learning courses which are supported by our international network of exam centres. Over 900 organisations have trusted us with their health and safety and environmental staff development plans and on average, 170 new learners are enrolling with us each week. Our Senior Management Team has over 20 years valuable industry experience each. Seeing a niche in the market for a high-end, service-orientated health, safety and environmental training and consultancy firm, they formed a partnership and Astutis was born. It is their passion and drive that has seen Astutis become one of the leading providers of NEBOSH courses across the globe.

Recent Posts

NEBOSH General Certificate Online

Written by Astutis Blog on 25 October 2019 07:59:21 BST

Taking the NEBOSH General Certificate Online is one of the most convenient ways to get your entry qualification into health and safety. You can work from anywhere, from any device with the online course meaning you can complete the Certificate in your own time, at your own pace.

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Tags: NEBOSH courses, NEBOSH General Certificate

Guide to ISO 45001 Plan-Do-Check-Act

Written by Astutis Blog on 19 March 2019 10:54:26 GMT

Watch this short video guide to how to use the ISO 45001 health and safety management system. Chris Flynn will talk you through each stage of the Plan-Do-Check-Act cycle. He outlines the key features of each stage to get in place and the importance of adding ISO 45001 into the context of your company and the role of the senior management. Watch this quick guide now....

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Tags: Advice for businesses & organisations

Is There Funding For The NEBOSH General Certificate?

Written by Astutis Blog on 04 February 2019 17:06:54 GMT

Before studying for a NEBOSH General Certificate many applicants ask whether funding is available. The simple answer to that question is, yes.

Though dependent on individual circumstances, various types of financial support are on offer. And in order to help establish who qualifies for what, we have outlined these avenues below…

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Tags: NEBOSH courses, NEBOSH General Certificate

Do NEBOSH Courses Expire?

Written by Astutis Blog on 26 January 2019 09:04:00 GMT

Before sitting a NEBOSH exam and answering its numerous questions, candidates tend to have some of their own.

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Why Take The IOSH Managing Safely Course?

Written by Astutis Blog on 15 October 2018 10:01:06 BST

There is a reason why the IOSH Managing Safely course has proven so popular with team leaders, supervisors and managers alike… it makes better figureheads of them all.

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Tags: IOSH Courses, IOSH Managing Safely

A Career Starts in the Forces & Transfers to Safety

Written by Astutis Blog on 24 July 2018 17:23:24 BST

Having been persuaded by my father at the age of 17 that the Parachute Regiment could wait and obtaining a trade was initially a wiser approach, I embarked on a career in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME). It turned out my father understood a little more about life than I did and his advice was sound for a young man unsure of where to direct his energy.

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Tags: NEBOSH courses, NEBOSH General Certificate

Journey from Armed Forces to Health and Safety 

Written by Astutis Blog on 22 February 2018 09:35:50 GMT

Meet Chris Flynn who after a successful 12 years in the UK Armed Forces, made the decision to reinvent himself and embark on a career more suited to his changing lifestyle. Using his Enhanced Learning Credited to undertake NEBOSH training, he began his journey to become a qualified health and safety practitioner, working in the UK, Australia, US and Dubai. 

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What to Expect from an Online NEBOSH Course

Written by Astutis Blog on 19 December 2017 10:00:11 GMT

If you have never studied online before, you will probably be wondering what it’s like. How do I learn? What do I do if I’m stuck? How can I get feedback on my progress? These are all valid questions and ones that many online learners have asked at the beginning of their online learning journey.

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Tags: NEBOSH courses, Advice for learners

NEBOSH International Health & Safety Qualifications Transcending Borders

Written by Astutis Blog on 28 February 2017 14:04:34 GMT

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.

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Tags: NEBOSH General Certificate, Advice for learners