Courses Available Online, Virtually and Classroom
Fully Certified NEBOSH, IOSH, IEMA Accredited
7-Day Customer Service

Qualifications Essential

April 2012

The 2012 NEBOSH Jobs Barometer research has once again highlighted that qualifications are essential and no longer a luxury when applying to work in health and safety.

NEBOSH examined adverts for roles as Health & Safety Managers or Advisors and found that a NEBOSH qualification and/or Technician Membership of IOSH or higher was specified in 90% of cases.

A Healthy Industry

The number of roles in health & safety has remained stable throughout the past 12 months.

The research also highlighted that health & safety management applicants are most likely to find a position in the Midlands with an annual salary of approximately £44k. 30% of roles were located in the Midlands, almost double that of 2011.

Environmental Responsibilities

Environmental responsibilities and management qualifications featured heavily once again, with mentions in 62% of adverts.

NEBOSH Chief Executive, Teresa Budworth, commented: “Obviously we’re delighted that more employers than ever before are insisting that health and safety job applicants hold a NEBOSH qualification. But what’s more important is that high standards are not just being maintained, but are improving. This is crucial if employers are to protect lives, prevent injury and avoid the negative effects of poor health in the workplace.

Find out about how to distinguish yourself from other applicants with the IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management.

Related News

  • Coming Soon: Astutis Newsletter - February 2024 Image

    Coming Soon: Astutis Newsletter - February 2024

    You really don’t want to miss our February edition of the Astutis quarterly newsletter. We highlight some ground-breaking news and content that will help you grow in your health and safety career. See how you can join our exclusive newsletter here!
    16.02.24
  • Come Fly With Us: Astutis Attending IOSH Aviation and Aerospace Conference 2024 Image

    Come Fly With Us: Astutis Attending IOSH Aviation and Aerospace Conference 2024

    Astutis is delighted to announce our attendance at the IOSH Aviation and Aerospace Conference for 2024. Find out how you can meet our team and chat all things health and safety in the aviation industry.
    12.02.24
  • The Power of Apprenticeships: 5 Reasons Why You Should Hire an Apprentice Image

    The Power of Apprenticeships: 5 Reasons Why You Should Hire an Apprentice

    For Apprenticeship Week 2024, we have broken down five reasons apprentices could immediately impact your organisation. Find out more about why an apprentice could be precisely what you need.
    06.02.24
  • Astutis NEBOSH Learners Gain Exclusive Access to Apex Community for Unprecedented Career Growth Image

    Astutis NEBOSH Learners Gain Exclusive Access to Apex Community for Unprecedented Career Growth

    Astutis, leaders in health, safety, and environmental training, are excited to launch their APEX Learning Community platform exclusively for Astutis NEBOSH Level 6 Diploma Learners.
    02.02.24
  • Price Change Update 2024 Image

    Price Change Update 2024

    At Astutis, we are committed to providing you with the highest quality training and education to meet your professional development needs. As part of our ongoing efforts to enhance our offerings and maintain the exceptional standard of our courses, we wanted to inform you of some upcoming changes in our pricing structure.
    31.01.24
  • International Day of Education: Celebrating Unity in the Workplace  Image

    International Day of Education: Celebrating Unity in the Workplace

    UNESCO’s International Day of Education is the perfect time to reflect on how leaders in the workplace can create peace and unity for their co-workers through communication.
    24.01.24
Section Curve
Case Studies

Real Life Stories

Find out how learners look back on their training with Astutis. Our case studies give our learners, both individual and corporate, a platform to share their Astutis experience. Discover how training with Astutis has helped past learners and delegates make the world a safer place, one course at a time.
More Image
Bottom Curve
What People Say

Hear What Our Learners Have To Say

We're always there for our customers. 98% of our learners rated their overall experience as good or outstanding. We will always pride ourselves on our customer service. But don’t take our word for it, here is what our customers have to say
  • "I felt a divine prompting to seek my Boss's recommendation when considering another learning partner, and she graciously suggested Astutis. Choosing Astutis turned out to be a decision without regrets. Even when I didn't pass the RA on my first attempt, the Director's response to my inquiries boosted my confidence to request a remark, which was facilitated at no extra cost thanks to the Director's advocacy. Astutis provided unwavering support throughout my journey, from inception to completion. I eagerly anticipate enrolling in additional courses and pursuing a diploma with them."

    Femi
    20.02.2024
  • "Nebosh need to be consistent with the marking, I felt the marking can be somehow subjective. Different marker graded same script differently. I failed the first time because someone(marker) didn't understand the guideline and the second marker did mentioned something different. Good study material and content."

    Femi
    20.02.2024
  • "Provided all necessary supporting documentation alongside the virtual training."

    Jodie
    20.02.2024
  • "I found the NG1 course particularly useful in understanding what was required for the exam."

    Jodie
    20.02.2024
  • "Good communication, helpful and friendly"

    06.02.2024
  • "Interesting and relevant."

    06.02.2024
  • "ASTUTIS has good customer care. They trustworthy and coordinative .They work as a team. A special thanks goes to madam Hilary for the great work rendered."

    Rogers
    06.02.2024
  • "I thought the course was so easy but I found it even tougher than IGC but interesting when you get used to it."

    Rogers
    06.02.2024
  • "Easy to deal with - course materials good"

    Rick
    06.02.2024
  • "10 days seems a long time for the syllabus Also the class sizes are quite large leading to logistical issues"

    Rick
    06.02.2024