You already know that studying further is a good idea. How can enhancing existing qualifications ever be a bad thing? And you already know that once you have successfully achieved your qualification you’ll be able to plan, implement and maintain a safety, health and environmental (SHE) management system.
But once this is done, the real question becomes, ‘How does this help me when it comes to finding a great job in the health and safety industry?’ Employment (or rather, staggering unemployment) remains a real problem worldwide, and everyone is looking for the edge that will guarantee they’re ahead of the pack when it comes to finding permanent work.
So, with this in mind, we’ve put together a list of some of the industries and positions you’re sure to successfully apply to (and for) with your qualification.
Risk control officer
Health and safety representative
Health and safety officer
Health and safety co-ordinator
Health and safety manager
Health and safety advisor
Chief safety manager
Technical safety engineer
Construction design and management
Occupational health and hygiene
Safety and security