10 Oct 2019

What would you do? Take a few seconds to consider the potential impact to your business if you did nothing to help when an employee cut their hand badly and needed stitches: imagine the bad publicity, the downtime, the financial costs, not to mention the moral implications which could affect personnel at all levels of the business. You wouldn’t ignore the injury and expect the employ...

21 Aug 2019

Mental Health First Aid training provides the skills to recognise, support and assist colleagues who may have a mental health condition. Providing employees with this training can help employers to meet their responsibilities to ensure the health, safety and welfare of their employees and in developing of a positive mental health culture. We offer the following Ofqual Accredited Menta...

20 Aug 2019

Whilst the laws surrounding the use of asbestos have been in place for many years now, any building built before 2000 could still contain it. If the material is in good condition, it is not a problem, however if asbestos containing material is disturbed and the fibres released then it poses a significant risk to health. To reduce the risk of exposure to asbestos fibres, anyone who is lik...

17 Jun 2019

This August we are offering some of our most popular training courses at very special prices. if you have only one or two members of staff who require training in Level 2 Food Safety, Emergency First Aid at Work or IOSH Working Safely, this is the ideal opportunity to book them on to a course. Ordinarily, we do not offer the Level 2 Food Safety or IOSH Working Safely courses as open cou...

17 May 2019

As Mental Health Awareness week draws to a close, we are pleased to announce that we will soon offer Mental Health First Aid training. The importance of mental health and wellbeing in the workplace is increasingly being recognised, as are the consequences of neglecting these areas. For example, the Health and Safety Executive estimate that 49% of UK sick days are as a result of stress...

17 Apr 2019

  Our trainers are often asked on courses whether Brexit will have an impact on health and safety or food safety law. Additionally, it makes good business sense to have plans in place to manage any potential changes. Both the Food Standards Agency and Health and Safety Executive point out that leaving the European Union does not mean that the high health and safety and food sa...

05 Nov 2018

  Looking for a cost effective training solution for your employees? Many employers find that e-learning offers a viable solution to their training requirements, either as a supplement to classroom sessions or as a stand alone option. New Training Available We have recently added many new courses to our e-learning provision, including several short courses covering topics such a...

03 Sep 2018

Every year the International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) arranges a World Environmental Health day to focus attention on key areas. This year their chosen theme is Global Food Safety and Sustainability. Reducing food borne illness Illnesses that result from ingesting food contaminated by microorganisms or chemicals are of significant concern and continue to present a ...

02 Jul 2018

Whilst most of the UK is enjoying the current heatwave, the increased temperatures have led some employers and employees to question whether there is a legal maximum workplace temperature. Do workplace temperatures matter? Whilst workplace temperatures may not result in injuries in the way that some hazards such as machinery could, there are many reasons for an employer to take into ac...

22 May 2018

  There are big changes on the horizon when it comes to how we manage and process your data, as the GDPR comes into force on Friday 25 May 2018. As a result of these changes we’re letting you know how we hold and process your personal data. We always treat your data with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, and rest assured we never share any information abou...