Mental Health First Aid Training in the Workplace Guide

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have updated their guidance. As of 2018, employers need to consider covering Mental Health First Aid training in addition to First Aid at Work training. What is Mental Health First Aid? Mental health first aid is: spotting the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues providing non-judgemental support… Read more »

Occupational Heath and Safety Training Courses

It is essential that supervisors, managers and workers have the appropriate occupational health and safety training for the positions that they work in. We offer a range of courses that are available in a traditional classroom setting at training centres in most major cities throughout the UK. All of the occupational health and safety training courses that we offer… Read more »

Food Safety Training

If you work in the food and beverage industry, you probably know how incredibly important it is to have the correct food safety training and alcohol licensing for your business. A restaurant, bar, café or other food and alcohol service location needs to ensure that all employees are fully trained and certified, so that they… Read more »

Construction Site Safety Training

Construction has the potential to be an incredibly dangerous job and there are a lot of risks that workers face on the job site. It is considered the most dangerous land-based industry in Europe, with only the fishing industry being more dangerous. From electric shocks to fire hazards to falls from a height to nerve… Read more »

What it Means to be ISO 9001 Certified

The ISO 9001 Quality Management System is an international standard that defines the requirements for establishing a system that will control and manage processes in order to better serve the customer. ISO refers to the International Organisation for Standardisation and it has a membership of some 160 bodies from countries all over the world. ISO provides a wide… Read more »

What is a Quality Management System?

The Benefits A quality management system is a major benefit to an organisation, but what exactly are they and how do they work? Let’s take a look into quality management systems so that we can understand these systems and the benefits that they provide. A quality management system is a system by which an organisation aims to… Read more »

Is the SMSTS Training Available Online?

In answer to the question ‘Is the SMSTS training available online?’ the short answer is now ‘Yes’. It is now possible to attend the SMSTS and SMSTS Refresher in ‘Virtual Trainer’ format during COVID-19 Lockdown and the foreseeable future. If you have arrived here looking for an online course for the CITB site managers program… Read more »

How to Work Safely in the Gas Sector

When you work within the gas sector, or within any profession that involves the handling of gas and fuel, it is very important to be aware of the specific health and safety considerations. When it is handled correctly, gas can be very useful and we can use it as power to perform many tasks. However,… Read more »

How to Get a Career in Water Hygiene and Treatment

So you are considering a career in the field of water treatment and hygiene? This industry is very important to the health of the nation and there are a lot of great jobs available. It is a challenging and interesting industry with many opportunities to build on your skills. Let’s take a look at the… Read more »

How To Become Qualified as a Construction Site Supervisor

In the construction industry, site managers are responsible for the day to day running of the construction project. Typically the site manager is employed by a contractor, Construction Company or a civil engineering firm, but they can also be the employee of the local authority – such as in the refurbishment of council owned properties…. Read more »