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Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 3:45 am
by H&S Hermit
Just received my unit DNI result... I passed!
No one I know in the world is awake, so I’m telling you!
I’m NEBOSH diploma done!
No. More. Study.


In 7 hours-ish my boy, my friend, my companion, my family, my cat, will go to forever sleep at 19 years a grumpy old but loved man.

I’m all tears, sorry to internet blub guys,
Hope anyone else getting results has joy.

Hermit x

PS did I say no more study.... hmm, what’s the MS, like?!

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:38 am
by WillPool
congrats

I remember the feeling I had when I found out I passed (seems like a lifetime ago) and nothing will ever take it away form you/me

Will .salut

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:59 am
by Alexis
:lol: :lol: Fantastic news Hermit!! .cheers .cheers .cheers .cheers .cheers

congrats :wav: :wav:

Happy celebrations. .salut

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 12:13 pm
by Waterbaby
Very well done !!! clapclap clapclap clapclap

congrats

WB

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:26 pm
by jls
Help....!!!

Firstly Hermit congratulations - I am a little bit jealous...
I am due to submit my DNI at the end of November. Happy with my progress and nearly finished. My big worry is the Harvard referencing. I have never had to do a report with referencing in before and I am worried I am doing it completely wrong.

I have tried to use the Word referencing system, and have selected the Harvard style.
Within the text of the report I have put the following as an example: (HSE, 2013) Leading health and safety at work INDG417(rev1).

The same is then also listed in the Bibliography at the end of the report, along with details if it was obtained via webpage and date accessed.

Is the above example the correct way of using a Harvard reference? Sorry if I sound stupid, but I really want to get this right and avoid loosing marks for a basic requirement.

Any advice would be gratefully received.

Thanks

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:26 pm
by Waterbaby
jls wrote:
Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:26 pm

I am due to submit my DNI at the end of November. Happy with my progress and nearly finished. Good effort ! ./thumbsup..

My big worry is the Harvard referencing. I have never had to do a report with referencing in before and I am worried I am doing it completely wrong.

I have tried to use the Word referencing system, and have selected the Harvard style.
Within the text of the report I have put the following as an example: (HSE, 2013) Leading health and safety at work INDG417(rev1).

This doesn't sound quite right, have a look here : https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperi ... arvard.pdf , https://library.aru.ac.uk/referencing/harvard.htm. and https://www.ukessays.com/referencing/harvard/

The same is then also listed in the Bibliography ( In the body of your written text, author and year (Adams, 2019)( page number if direct quote) in the bibliography : full reference) - at the end of the report, along with details if it was obtained via webpage and date accessed.

Bibliography given in alphabetical order.

Is the above example the correct way of using a Harvard reference? Sorry if I sound stupid, but I really want to get this right and avoid losing marks for a basic requirement. You most certainly do not sound stupid, and referencing correctly is really difficult to learn when your new to it !! ../. It can take me as long, to check my referencing is done properly, as writing the report, essay etc :cry:

Any advice would be gratefully received.

Thanks


Have a look on internet for "Cite While You Write (CWYW)" programs, some of which are free.

I have not done the DNI, I am not sure if your tutors have specified a referencing style, what I have read here in the candidate guidance/ assignment brief : Jan 2018 : https://www.nebosh.org.uk/qualification ... #resources suggests Vancouver or Harvard as an example so looks like you have a choice.

My uni uses the Vancouver style and I find it a little easier, as you number the quote or reference (1), (2), (3) through the main text then in the bibliography (1), (2),(3) is the full reference. Not in alphabetical order, numerical ./thumbsup..

Example :

"Users of the Health and Safety for Beginners forum, often utilise information accessed via the downloads section (1), and receive updates via the forum newsletter (2).

References:

(1) Health and Safety for Beginners. Available from : https://www.healthandsafetytips.co.uk/downloads [Accessed 15 Nov 2019]

(2) Health and Safety for Beginners. Available from : https://www.healthandsafetytips.co.uk/newsletter [Accessed 15 Nov 2019]


:director: To forum members : Is Harvard the accepted referencing style in your formal H&S work, that you present to employers, clients etc ?

WB

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:49 am
by jls
Thanks Waterbaby. I thought the referencing looked wrong.
My tutor just told me to research Harvard style online - not been very helpful at all.

I had a good read through the document over the weekend so I have a lot of read ink updates to make... along with the referencing!

Thanks again for your help

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:31 am
by jls
My DNI has been submitted - what am I going to do with my spare time now!
A long wait until the middle of February for the results ...

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Wed Nov 27, 2019 12:22 pm
by Alexis
jls wrote:
Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:31 am
My DNI has been submitted - what am I going to do with my spare time now!
A long wait until the middle of February for the results ...
:lol: Good! Just go re-discover the fun side of your life. You of all people should know how to do that! :lol:

Rest and relax.

Re: Holy (put the at thingy in here)£&”:!?%#* results weep

Posted: Wed Nov 27, 2019 3:34 pm
by Waterbaby
jls wrote:
Wed Nov 27, 2019 11:31 am
My DNI has been submitted - what am I going to do with my spare time now!
A long wait until the middle of February for the results ...
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WB