Occupational Heath and Safety Training Courses

How to Get the Most from Your Occupational Health and Safety Training Ensuring that your employees, managers and supervisors have up to date health and safety training is absolutely essential. It will ensure that these workers have the awareness and knowledge to be safe in the workplace while they are carrying out their duties. The… 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?

The SMSTS training is available online! The SMSTS on line training course is available during COVID-19 Lockdown and the foreseeable future. If you have arrived here looking for an online course for the CITB site managers program or the refresher qualification, the option is Virtual Learning (using video technology). Scheme Rules have been implemented by… 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 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 »

How to Become a Health and Safety Officer

Are you considering a role as a health and safety officer? Working as a health and safety officer can be a very interesting, lucrative, challenging and rewarding career. You will have the ability to work in a range of different industries, helping to make sure that the employees are carrying out their work as safely… Read more »

How to Conduct a Risk Assessment

Conducting risk assessments are very important. It will protect your workers and your business and ensures that you are complying with the law. In order to keep your employees safe, it is crucial that you have the right training and that you know how to carry out a complete risk assessment. So what exactly is… Read more »

How to Ensure Site Workers are Safe in Construction Sites

Did you know that construction is the most dangerous land-based work sector in all of Europe? Almost 13 workers in every 100,000 will be involved in a fatal accident while working on a construction site. Construction workers are at risk for a huge number of dangers while they are performing their work, many of which… Read more »