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Where Will Your NEBOSH Course Take You?

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 01 February 2018 10:26:46 GMT

Joining a professional body is rightly important to many people considering taking a NEBOSH qualification. Not only do they support CPD and provide a range of resources and networking opportunities, they are also closely linked with career development. NEBOSH works closely with professional membership bodies around the world to ensure that their qualifications meet their membership requirements.

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Why Should You Take a NEBOSH Qualification?

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 01 February 2018 09:49:34 GMT

Choosing to embark on a new course can be quite daunting, especially if, like most people, you haven’t studied a formal qualification since school or university. Naturally, you want to make sure that the time and money you commit is going to be worth your while.

In this post, we’ll talk you through the pros and cons of NEBOSH qualifications to help you make a well-rounded decision as to whether that next course is right for you.

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NEBOSH Course Entry Requirements

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 01 February 2018 09:43:44 GMT

If you are ready to take a health and safety course but you’re wondering what qualifications are required for the NEBOSH courses, this post will provide you with the entry requirements. As a note of reassurance, NEBOSH qualifications attract around 50,000 people globally, from all industry sectors, every year. Therefore NEBOSH qualifications are developed for everybody to be able to study, pass them and use the knowledge in their job to meet their health and safety responsibilities. 

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Who is NEBOSH for?

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 01 February 2018 09:42:00 GMT

NEBOSH qualifications are designed to build the knowledge and skills to save lives, prevent injury and ill-health, and protect our environment for future generations. As accidents and work related ill-health affect all types of workplaces and occupations, they are relevant to a whole range of job roles.

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Is there Funding Available for NEBOSH Courses?

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 01 February 2018 09:17:36 GMT

Embarking on any training course can be expensive especially if you are paying for it yourself so it’s not something to be taken lightly. NEBOSH is no different in that respect, but there is some financial help available for adult learners in the UK provided you meet the criteria of each scheme. 

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Studying a NEBOSH Course

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 01 February 2018 09:13:40 GMT

Are you planning to study a NEBOSH qualification? If the prospect of dedicating time and brainpower effectively is keeping you awake at night, read on for valuable and reassuring study techniques for studying for your NEBOSH qualification.

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Ways to Take a NEBOSH Course

Written by Jim Anderson CMIOSH, MIIRSM, AIEMA on 29 January 2018 00:00:00 GMT

If you’re thinking about taking a health and safety training course, you will have probably found NEBOSH come up, as the most widely recognised awarding body. NEBOSH is considered the ideal route to developing yourself professionally. There is a wide range of NEBOSH qualifications suitable for all job roles and industry sectors; for example there are NEBOSH Certificate courses suitable for people working in construction, oil and gas or more involved in fire responsibilities. Read the blog on Which NEBOSH Course is Right For You? Once you have decided the right course for you, the next step is to decide how you are going to take it i.e. what learning method? NEBOSH online, distance, or class based.

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A Career in Health and Safety

Written by Andrew Froude B.Eng (Hons), CMIOSH, MIIRSM, OSHCR on 11 January 2018 10:00:13 GMT

Have you been thinking about a career in health and safety but aren't quite sure where it will take you? Health and safety consultant Andrew Froude sat down with us to discuss his own journey and offer advice for those just starting out in their health and safety career.

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How to Complete the NEBOSH Unit DNI Assignment

Written by Lorna Bleyswyck CMIOSH, PGCE on 05 January 2018 10:15:19 GMT

Unit DNI is a compulsory module of the NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety consisting of an 8000-word health and safety report. It replaced the previously known Unit D in the 2015 NEBSOH Diploma syllabus update. Whether you’re a National or International learner, this post will help you complete your assignment.

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What to Expect from an Online NEBOSH Course

Written by Brenig Moore MCIEH CEnvH CMIOSH 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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