Health And Safety Training

Every business needs a high standard of health and safety, and our accredited courses help to keep you and your staff safe at work. Excellent health and safety in the workplace is paramount for ensuring staff well-being and improving productivity. Our wide range of training courses are designed to make sure that you and your staff are up to date on all of the latest requirements.

Some of our most popular health and safety training courses include…

Emergency First Aid At Work

Emergency First Aid At Work

Vital for the safety of your staff, our emergency first aid at work training is also a beneficial life skill. This course will teach skills including understanding the role of the first aider, acting safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency and the administration of a variety of first aid skills (including helping those with minor injuries, shock, choking and unconsciousness).

Health And Safety In The Workplace

Health And Safety In The Workplace

Both employers and employees need to be confident in spotting and reducing health and safety risks in the workplace, to minimise the risk of workplace accidents and injuries. This course covers the common workplace risks (such as fire and electrical risks) and provides the tools needed to reduce them.

Risk Assessment Training

Risk Assessment Training

Covering when risk assessments are required, why they are necessary and how to complete them, this training course provides the skills required to notice and reduce risks. Risk assessments are extremely useful tools for helping to lessen the possibility of injury in the workplace.

Manual Handling

Manual Handling

Manual handling can easily lead to injury when it is not done properly. Our manual handling training teaches the correct way to lift, lower, push and pull. Safe manual handling is a vital element of any workplace. We also offer a manual handling instructor course, teaching all of the skills to instruct others in your workplace.

Fire Warden Training

Fire Warden Training

Our fire warden training (also known as fire marshall training) teaches all of the skills required to become a qualified fire warden. Fire wardens are essential to any workplace, carrying out important roles such as ensuring that fire safety measures and evacuation procedures are in place and effective. Our course provides a detailed understanding of fire, fire hazards and fire safety arrangements.

Ensuring that your workplace is safe is a legal requirement. Our courses help to ensure that your health and safety responsibilities are met, by covering legislation from the Health and Safety at Work Act, PUWER and LOLER regulations, and construction and lifting operation requirements. Health and safety courses are crucial for ensuring that staff are happy, confident and aware of their responsibilities within their role.

Health And Safety Courses

We offer a wide variety of courses to suit any workplace. As well as the more general health and safety training courses listed above, we have more specific courses available to fulfil your requirements regardless of your sector.

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Food Safety And Hygiene

Adequate food safety and hygiene is fundamental for any organisation involved in the making or serving of food. We offer…

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate

Providing a thorough understanding of the risks associated with working around food preparation, this course covers why food safety and hygiene are important, the role of Environmental Health Officers, employer and employee responsibilities, and the main hazards and how to mitigate them.

Confined Spaces

Anyone who works in confined spaces will need an understanding of the risks, protocols and procedures related to them. Our confined spaces training courses cover everything you need to know…

Confined Spaces Awareness

Confined Spaces Awareness

Covering the dangers associated with confined spaces, and the steps that can be taken to reduce the risks, as well as emergency arrangements and the equipment that can be used.

Confined Spaces Low Risk

Confined Spaces Low Risk

Comprehensive training is still important to keep people safe in confined spaces that are considered low risk. This course ensures that all employees have knowledge of safe working methods in low risk environments.

Confined Spaces Medium Risk

Confined Spaces Medium Risk

Where confined spaces are considered medium risk, specialist training will make sure that your staff can work safely, recognise risks and hazards, and be able to use the required equipment.

Mental Health First Aid Training

Key for staff well-being, happy workplaces and a healthier workforce, our mental health training courses provide you with the tools and resources to look after employees.

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)

Having a mental health first aider within your workplace is an excellent way to help improve the mental health of your staff. This training provides the skills required to identify, understand and help someone in distress. A mental health first aider can become a contact within your organisation to provide support to anyone who may be struggling.

Stress Awareness

Stress Awareness

Millions of working days are lost every year due to stress. This stress awareness training course helps people at all levels of your organisation identify and prevent stress at work – leading to a happier, healthier and more productive workforce.

COSHH Training And Hazardous Substances

In any workplace where contact with hazardous substances may occur, it is important that both employees and their line managers have had appropriate training. We offer:

COSHH Regulations Training

COSHH Regulations Training

The Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations legally require employers (and their employees) to identify health hazards and develop risk assessments to prevent harm to health. Our training course provides all of the tools you need to do this.

Asbestos Awareness

Asbestos Awareness

Suitable for all trades and supervisors, asbestos awareness training will help you to understand the dangers from asbestos and steps to be taken to reduce exposure. Asbestos may be present in any buildings built or refurbished up to the year 2000, so this course is important for anyone who may work on these structures.

Workplace Health And Safety

Regardless of what your workplace looks like – whether it is an office or a building site – health and safety is all-important. We have courses to suit any kind of workplace…

Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Training

Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Training

This includes safe working practices such as adjusting chairs and screens, reporting problems and the importance of breaks and changes of activity for those working with display screen equipment.

Site Safety Awareness

Site Safety Awareness

Understanding the potential hazards from work on site is a necessity for anyone who visits this type of workplace. This includes individual responsibilities, employers’ duties and what should be done if health and safety risks are identified.

Safety Officer Health & Safety Awareness

Safety Officer Health & Safety Awareness

Ideal for those who intend to take up the responsibility of becoming a Safety Officer, this course provides the skills needed to recognise risks and mitigate them.

Materials Handling Supervisor

Materials Handling Supervisor

Materials Handling Supervisor Training ensures that employees with a responsibility for other staff have a full understanding of the methods that can be adopted when using work equipment, the risks that come with it and precautions that should be taken.

Safe Handling Of Equipment Training

There are many regulations in place that are designed to ensure that anyone using equipment at work can do so safely. Our equipment training courses develop the skills needed to do so.

PUWER Regulations Training

PUWER Regulations Training

The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 places particular responsibilities on people and organisations who own, operate or control work equipment. Our PUWER Regulations training course provides the information you need to meet this legislation.

LOLER Regulations Training

LOLER Regulations Training

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 legislise the safe handling and operation of lifting equipment at work. This course gives you a thorough understanding of the regulations, your responsibilities and how to meet them.

Face Fit Training

Face Fit Training

Essential for anyone who wears a tight-fitting mask at work, Face Fit Training ensures that mask wearers use respiratory protection equipment correctly, so that it provides adequate protection.

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