Need & Value of NEBOSH Qualifications in the GCC Region:
Written By: Mr. Shibu Davies (General Manager – TÜV Middle East, Certification & Training BU)
NEBOSH qualifications are on very high need and value in the region.
NEBOSH is one of the leading global organization for the personnel qualifications in the field of health, safety and environment. Since its inception in the GCC it is highly recognized by all industrial sectors including but not limited to oil & gas, petrochemical, construction, engineering, manufacturing … etc. Many of the industrial segments as stated earlier are keeping this as one of the qualification criteria that personnel working in the health, safety and environment field should possess.
The training process and the certification process followed for these qualifications by NEBOSH is very competitive and professional. Training and certification process involves presentations, group works, case studies, on-site works, continuous assessments and examinations.
The qualifications from NEBOSH can be classified as:
Awards (Provides awareness and a perfect introduction to other qualifications)
Certificates (An excellent foundation for managers, supervisors and people at the start of a career in health and safety)
Diplomas (Professional level qualifications)
Masters (Masters qualifications)
According to the need (competency profiling), personnel can go for the various qualifications from the above.
TÜV Middle East is an accredited training provider for NEBOSH since more than 10 years. TÜV Middle East has qualified more than 3,000 personnel in the region. All personnel have appreciated the entire process of qualification from the marketing to sales to delivery to certification. Year by year TÜV Middle East is adding up the qualifications under NEBOSH which makes TÜV Middle East as a leading provider in the GCC region.
The qualification which TÜV Middle East can offer are:
Certificate in Process Safety Management
International General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety
International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety
HSE Introduction to Incident Investigation
Health and Safety Leadership Excellence