Executive Committee Member – Shazara Ali Bocas

Shazara has been working as a health and safety professional for over 8 years, within the construction, chemical and oil and gas sectors. Her experience includes the development and implementation of robust HSE management systems, compliance monitoring, risk management, contractor safety management and an extensive auditing background. Additionally, she also lectures classes for the NEBOSH Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.

She holds a BSc. in Biochemistry and Environmental and Natural Resource Management (Double Major) from the University of the West Indies as well as a MSc. in Occupational Safety, Health and Environment from the University of Greenwich. To complement these, Shazara has completed several professional training courses such as a Lead Auditor Certificate in OHSAS 18001:2007 (RABQSA) and Total Quality Management.

Shazara currently holds Grad IOSH membership with the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health and intends to obtain Chartered member status in the near future.