08 Apr 2020

Infection control training Infection control is essential at all times, especially in work environments working with vulnerable people such as healthcare, but it has even more relevance during the current pandemic. Having effective infection control measures in place reduces the risk to employees, clients and particularly those most at risk. As part of this, employees needs a sound unde...

20 Mar 2020

  In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Health and Safety Executive have released the following statement regarding First Aidat Work/Emergency First Aid at Work certificates, which are usually to be renewed 3 years after the original course date. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is aware that people holding Offshore Medic (OM), Offshore First Aid (OFA), First Aid a...

04 Mar 2020

  As you will be aware, at the moment cases of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) are rare in the UK. However we felt that in light of recent media attention, in particular to yesterday’s coverage of preparations being made by the UK government, it is understandable that individuals might be concerned, especially when attending a first aid course where part of the assessment criteria...

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...