Entries by Gill Phillips

NEBOSH Diploma VS NVQ Level 6 Diploma

Which e-Learning course is right for you? When you’re looking for a higher-level course to support a developing career in Health and Safety management, options available from SHEilds at diploma level may present some confusion. Besides offering a NEBOSH National/International Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety our course library also includes a NVQ Level 6 Diploma […]

World Water Day

Water Challenges We Face World Water Day this week focuses on the importance of water, drawing attention on the subject and how we can help to provide and use this natural resource. The focus for this year’s event is ‘Nature for Water’ – exploring nature-based solutions to the water challenges we are facing in the […]

Time to Talk

Mental Health Illness As this year’s “Time to Talk” Campaign highlights; 1 in 4 people this year will suffer a mental health problem. They may be short term or life changing to the person it affects, as well as their family and close friends. Mental health is often stigmatised and can be classed by some people […]

Forklift Operational Safety

Training Types, Licence Categories and Best Practice Principles Forklifts are something of a double-edged sword in the workplace. On the one hand, they facilitate much more versatile management of storage and heavy loads, however without the correct training, maintenance and adherence to regulation they pose severe risks. Incidents involving forklifts make headlines all too often, […]