Astutis Health, Safety & Environmental Blog

Is there funding available for the NEBOSH Diploma?

Written by Lorna Bleyswyck CMIOSH, PGCE on 16 January 2020 14:02:10 GMT

Choosing to take your NEBOSH Diploma is a big decision. Before deciding to take this course many people will want to know, is there funding available for the NEBOSH Diploma? Choosing to study this high level course is a big financial commitment, as NEBOSH Diploma fees can seem dauntingly high.

This blog will explain some of the options available to pay for your course. You may find that studying for your Diploma is more achievable than you think!

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Is the NEBOSH Diploma a degree?

Written by Andrew Froude B.Eng (Hons), CMIOSH, MIIRSM, OSHCR on 10 January 2020 14:51:13 GMT

When talking about the NEBOSH Diploma, one thing that you will often hear is how challenging it is. With the course being such a high level qualification, many will also want to know, is the NEBOSH Diploma a degree? What are the differences between the NEBOSH Diploma and a degree? The blog will answer those questions and explain the level of the NEBOSH Diploma.

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What Next after your NEBOSH Diploma

Written by Chris Pollington CMIOSH on 30 December 2019 10:00:00 GMT

Chris Pollington CMIOSH MIIRSM Tutor and Consultant at Astutis shares his professional background

If you have finished your NEBOSH Diploma, it is time to consider the next steps in your career. I will be looking at the journey to becoming a well-respected health and safety professional and sharing my own personal experience. Everyone's journey will be different but there are key milestones such as Chartered IOSH membership that are worth working towards so you can be at the top of your profession.

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Does The NEBOSH Diploma Expire?

Written by Andrew Froude B.Eng (Hons), CMIOSH, MIIRSM, OSHCR on 28 November 2019 10:00:00 GMT

One question many potential applicants for the NEBOSH Diploma have is whether or not the course expires.

Like other NEBOSH courses, the Diploma does not expire. However, it is best practice to keep up to date with the latest legislation and health and safety news.

While you will only be marked on the units of the NEBOSH Diploma qualification at the time, it is crucial to remember the changing nature of the health and safety industry and what that means for legislation, laws and the implementation of health and safety in the workplace.

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Who Is The NEBOSH Diploma for?

Written by Oliver Newman on 27 November 2019 15:00:00 GMT

The NEBOSH Diploma is considered the ‘gold standard’ in Health and Safety qualifications. That’s why it can lead to higher salaries and better job prospects. But who is the NEBOSH Diploma for and what makes you the right candidate for this qualification?

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4 Reasons Why You Should Take The NEBOSH Diploma

Written by Brenig Moore MCIEH CEnvH CMIOSH on 27 November 2019 11:45:03 GMT

NEBOSH are highly respected within the health and safety industry. They work with organisations, businesses and governments to help shape the workplace and the health and safety profession. So it's no wonder their professional qualification, the NEBOSH Diploma, is one of the most popular health and safety qualifications around the world. 

Here are 4 reasons why you should consider taking the NEBOSH Diploma as your next challenge. 

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NEBOSH Diploma Study Guide

Written by Jason Mordecai on 06 October 2019 09:26:00 BST

You're standing at the start line of your NEBOSH Diploma journey. You're armed with your study materials, computer and notebook. You've got 4 units and 500 hours of study ahead of you. Then someone yells - GO!

The problem is, you haven't studied in a long time. It suddenly dawns on you how much work you've got and you start to feel a little bit anxious. 

Don't worry - we've all been there.

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NEBOSH Diploma vs NEBOSH Certificate: Which one is right for you?

Written by Brenig Moore MCIEH CEnvH CMIOSH on 05 September 2019 09:30:00 BST

One of the most common questions our advisors get asked is “which NEBOSH course should I take, the Diploma or Certificate?”. Some learners come to us hoping to take the NEBOSH Diploma but don’t have the right experience. Some ask about the NEBOSH General Certificate when they have the ability to aim higher.

The answer to which course is best for you largely depends on your knowledge, experience and ability to learn. We’ve explained the difference in level, content and entry requirements to help you decide which one is best for you. 

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NEBOSH Diploma - Most Frequently Asked Questions

Written by Brenig Moore MCIEH CEnvH CMIOSH on 30 July 2019 09:41:17 BST

Studying the NEBOSH Diploma is a commitment so I understand that you must have some questions about this much demanded course in the global market. So if you are thinking about taking the NEBOSH Diploma, this blog will have some headline answers to your questions covering cost, who is it targeted at, how hard it is, its level, how long it takes and most importantly why take it.

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What are the entry requirements for the NEBOSH Diploma?

Written by Oliver Newman on 25 July 2019 15:48:58 BST

So you’re thinking of taking your NEBOSH Diploma – great news! There can be a lot of questions swimming around your head when you first decide to take on studying. How hard will the course be? Will I be good enough? One common question that gets asked is ‘What entry requirements are there for me to sit the NEBOSH Diploma?’

You’ll therefore be relieved to hear, not that many! Unlike a traditional degree, there are no hard and fast rules on eligibility. However, there are a couple of key standards you need to meet before you decide you’re ready to go.

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