New International NEBOSH Diploma launched in Dubai
11 February 2009
NEBOSH courses are now offered in the UAE, Singapore, Ireland and the UK, with distance learning providers making the qualification accessible to safety professionals anywhere in the world.
About 80 safety professionals, course providers and business leaders witnessed the launch at The World Trade Centre in Dubai of the NEBOSH International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety. NEBOSH Chief Executive; Teresa Budworth explained to the assembled dignitaries: “NEBOSH’s aim is to promote competency in health and safety. We are sure that our new International Diploma will become the qualification of choice for safety professionals worldwide.”
Mr AbdulRaham Jawahery, General Manager of Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) in Bahrain, and NEBOSH Ambassador urged those attending to ensure that safety retained its importance in the present economic downturn: He said “Cutting spending on health and safety is a false economy. In difficult times it becomes more important to control the losses arising from accidents at work.”
He went on to pledge his company’s commitment to investing in the safety competence of its Managers and safety team.
Contact Details and Archive...