24 May 2017

  On Monday 22nd May we held a successful free First Aid for Managers Update event. The aim of this half day session was to assist local businesses to understand the changes to first aid legislation over the past 7 years. The event proved very beneficial as many attendees were unaware of the smaller changes that had an effect on how they assessed their first aid needs. They also ...

17 May 2017

  2017 marks 20 years of our delivering training courses and consultancy in Health & Safety, Food Safety, First Aid and other compliance subjects. To celebrate our success, we are holding a course sale throughout August - some of our most popular training courses are being offered at half price or less. All courses will be held at our comfortable Sunderland venue. Spaces a...

16 May 2017

The 15th to the 21st May marks Deaf Awareness Week. The importance of this week is to promote awareness surrounding partial hearing loss and deafness. According to The Health and Safety Executive (HSE), an estimated 20,000 people suffered from NIHL (Noise-Induced Hearing Loss) caused or made worse by work from the periods of 2013-2016. The number of cases have declined over the past t...

04 May 2017

  In this issue, we have a limited-time special offer on the highly desired block NEBOSH NGC training course for our newsletter readers, plus much more. Take a look at our May Newsletter. If you haven't already signed up your email address to receive our monthly newsletter, send us an email with 'Newsletter Sign Up' as the email subject here.       ...

17 Feb 2017

HSF Training Ltd are delighted to announce that we are now a registered provider for NBSL’s North East Business Support Fund (NEBSF)  helping businesses to improve their competitiveness. The NEBSF provides part funding for businesses in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and County Durham. Whilst the funding cannot be used for compliance training, it is available for projects aimed at he...

13 Jan 2017

The Requirement The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 place an obligation on employers to ensure they have first aid cover which is adequate and appropriate. In order to ensure this, "an employer should make an assessment of first-aid needs appropriate to the circumstances (hazards and risks) of each workplace." Source: L74 First aid at work, The Health and Safety (First A...

04 Jan 2017

As part of new resources to assist businesses of all sizes and from all industries to ensure legal compliance, we are introducing periodical free update sessions. These informative and engaging half day sessions are designed to inform key personnel of legal and best practice developments, as well as provide useful information regarding current topics. The first session on 22nd May wil...

03 Nov 2016

In June 2016, the Health & Safety Executive announced that training providers are to include defibrillator training as standard on the Emergency First Aid at Work and First Aid at Work courses no later than 31st December 2016 (see our April news story http://hsftraining.co.uk/changes-to-first-aid-and-first-aid-at-work-courses/). Additionally, they stated that in certain circumstan...

27 Oct 2016

Featuring all of the courses scheduled at our comfortable training venue in Sunderland, our 2017 calendar features a range of our most popular training. The prices shown are per person and include: all course materials course notes/text light lunch each training day and refreshments exam registration fees, where applicable. Follow this link to see our 2017 dates: open...