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Hand Arm Vibration

21st July 2022

Who Should attend this course To provide training and information for persons who are or may be exposed to vibration during their working day from using Hand held power tools to make them aware of the possible side effects on their circulatory system.

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Contract Management

19th May 2022

Contract Management  The essentials of contract management for engineers, non-contracting professionals, those starting a career in the commercial world and those with a need for commercial attributes in their role This 2-day course delivers and insight and understanding of the principles of contract administration from inception of a project through to contract close out. It Book

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Principles of Construction Contracts

19th May 2022

Principles of Construction Contracts   Construction projects involve large capital sums, and strong commercial management is essential to success. The construction contract monitors, controls and administers the project and also defines the relationship between client, consultant and contractor.   This course has three key themes that deliver the knowledge and ability for effective understanding and Book

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IEMA Accredited – Advanced Environmental Impact Inspection

19th May 2022

IEMA Accredited Advanced Environmental Impact Inspection This course designed to improve and enhance your knowledge of the EIA process including its origins, process (both UK and internationally), sector requirements, case law and practical application. The course is tailored to attendees, whether you are a developer, practitioner or regulator, and is undertaken by EIA practitioners with Book

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Carbon Management

19th May 2022

Online Carbon Management Training Whatever your organisation, over the last few years the language of carbon has become increasingly relevant as customers, funders, purchasing organisations and other stakeholders expect their supply chain to have an understanding of its carbon emissions. In this introductory course we will provide the background to understanding carbon in context of Book

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Temporary Works General Awareness

08th July 2020

Who Should attend? This course is designed to provide training for those involved in the temporary works process but who are not undertaking the role of Temporary Works Co-ordinator or Supervisor as defined in BS5975:2019. The course assumes limited or no detailed previous knowledge of temporary works. The course is likely to benefit: Delegates who Book

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SSSTS Refresher

04th November 2019

Who Should attend? Site supervisors or those with supervisory responsibilities who currently hold an existing 2 day SSSTS within the scope of renewal requirements would benefit from the SSSTS Refresher course. Course Content & Aims Aims and Objectives: The SSSTS Refresher course aims to ensure that all those given supervisory responsibilities understand: • Why they Book

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SSSTS

04th November 2019

Who Should attend? Site supervisors or those with supervisory responsibilities would benefit from the SSSTS course Course Content & Aims Aims and Objectives: The SSSTS course aims to ensure that all those given supervisory responsibilities understand: • Why they are carrying out their identified duties • What is expected of them and to ensure that Book

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SMSTS Refresher

04th November 2019

Who Should attend? Project managers, site managers and supervisors who have previously passed the full SMSTS course or subsequent SMSTS refresher course and can provide proof of attendance. Course Content & Aims Aims and objectives: The SMSTS Refresher course aims to help site managers, agents and supervisors to: • Improve awareness of recent developments in Book

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SMSTS

04th November 2019

Who Should attend? Site managers, agents and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce would benefit from the SMSTS course. Course Aims This course will demonstrate how to meet the ever increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management Book

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HSE Construction Health Risk Toolkit Workshop

22nd May 2019

Workshop Outline The aim is to help you assess how you manage the health risks within your company. This will enable you to prioritise any areas where you think improvement is needed. It is anticipated that the workshop will take no longer than two hours. Why? Deaths and cases of ill health from work related Book

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Emergency First Aid at Work

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Employees who have been identified to act as the first aider in low risk work place environments. Course Content Understand the role and responsibilities of the first aider Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents including RIDDOR Contents of a first aid kit (including preventing cross infection) Assessing the situation and acting Book

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Scaffold Safety Inspection

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Persons responsible for inspecting and checking scaffolds for safe use and for signing certificates and registers in accordance with statutory regulations.  It would be expected that delegates have some awareness and experience of scaffolding structures which would have come from their time in their individual industry sector. Content & Aims Develop in Book

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Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? This SMSTS course is suitable for anyone considering or who already has responsibility for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of people on site eg Site Manager. Course Content This course will demonstrate how to meet the ever increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site. Content: Book

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First Aid at Work

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Anyone wishing to become an accredited first aider in the workplace, particularly where it has been identified subsequent to risk assessment that a trained first aider is recommended. he First Aid at Work training syllabus covers: Understand the role and responsibilities of the first aider Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents Book

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PASMA Towers for Users

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Personnel who will be responsible for the assembly, dismantling, alteration, moving and inspecting of mobile access towers. Course Content & Aims How to safely assemble, dismantle, relocate and alter a mobile access tower without risk of personal injury to the delegate or others. Content: Legislation, regulations and guidance affecting working at height Book

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Safety Harness

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Anyone who requires an understanding in the methods of safe use and inspection of safety harnesses. Course Content & Aims Aims of the course are to enable members of a multi-disciplined team to: Use Inspect Ascertain fit for purpose Be aware of the need to carry out a mandatory record on inspection Book

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Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? This SSSTS course is aimed at first line managers, foremen,  gangers, team leaders, supervisors and those who have or are about to acquire supervisory responsibilities. Course Content & Aims It provides an introduction to health, safety, welfare and environmental issues and legal responsibilities relevant to their work.  The course content includes the Book

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Asbestos Awareness – UKATA Approved

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? The course has been developed and designed so as to give instruction on the hazards and dangers involved with asbestos and are intended for all persons working in areas where asbestos materials may be located. Course Content & Aims This course should provide operatives and employers with a general understanding of asbestos Book

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Abrasive Wheels

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Any employee who is involved in the use of abrasive wheels equipment. Content & Aims To train all delegates in the safe use of abrasive wheels and to: Identify hazards and regulations Test and store equipment Identify components and problems Change abrasive wheels Content: Legislation Hazards Storing/handling/testing/inspecting Practical exercise Assessment and Qualification Book

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Manual Handling

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Those employees involved in lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling of materials or equipment. Course Content & Aims By the end of the course candidates will: Be familiar with relevant legislation Understand their responsibilities under legislation Carry out checks prior to moving an object Demonstrate correct manual handling techniques Content: Introduction Problem causing factors Book

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IPAF – Boom & Scissor

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Employees who are involved in the operation of mobile elevated working platforms. Course Content & Aims This course instructs an operator to prepare and safely operate various types of MEWPs.  Option available to complete 3 categories 3a, 3b and Static Boom (1b): Self-propelled booms (outriggers), trailers/push-arounds, vehicle-mounted platforms – Please get in Book

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H&S Awareness (CITB accredited for CSCS Green Card)

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Introduction to general occupational health safety and welfare for operatives and semi-skilled workers.  This course is also a requirement for the application/renewal of the Green CSCS card and is part of the CITB Site Safety Plus suite of courses. Course Content & Aims • General responsibilities • Accident prevention and control • Book

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Hop-up and Handrail

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? Staff and client supervisors working within a multi-disciplined work team who are required to reposition hop-ups/tie bars and internal handrails in a safe working manner. Course Content & Aims To ensure an understanding in the methods of safe use and repositioning of hop-ups, internal handrails and toe-boards on a specific system scaffold. Book

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Confined Spaces – 1 day

18th March 2019

Who Should attend? All personnel who are directly involved in the planning, supervision and execution of work in confined spaces such as manholes, shafts, chambers, sewers, tanks etc. Course Content & Aims Content: Course Objectives: • Identify any hazards and associated risks involved when entering confined spaces. • Understand the current legislation and codes of Book

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Temporary Works General Awareness

05th March 2019

Who should attend This course is designed to provide training for those involved in the temporary works process but who are not undertaking the role of Temporary Works Co-ordinator or Supervisor as defined in BS5975. The course assumes limited or no detailed previous knowledge of temporary works. Course Content & Aims The course is likely Book

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Mental Health First Aid

04th December 2018

Who should attend This course is ideal for supervisors and managers or those working with people who may suffer from mental health issues. Course Content & Aims This course will cover: • guidance on being a Mental Health First Aider • attitudes to mental health issues • equalities • the recovery message • help stop Book

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Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace

21st November 2018

Who should attend This course is designed to provide key people within organisations with a solid awareness of common mental health issues, and with the knowledge and skills required to support and signpost colleagues experiencing mental health difficulties. However, the course also acknowledges that maintaining good mental health is vital for everyone and addresses this Book

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Vehicle Marshalling

03rd October 2018

Who should attend The course is ideal for delegates who are currently or going to be concerned with vehicular movements on site. Course Content & Aims The Objective of the Course is to enable delegates to: Know the importance of correct and safe vehicle movements on or off site. To enable delegates who have responsibility Book

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Confined Spaces Entry with Use of Escape Breathing Apparatus

01st October 2018

Who should attend Any member of staff who is involved in planning, implementing or working in a confined space. Course Content & Aims Aims: Give training and practical assessment for those persons who need to plan implement and work to safe working procedures and permits for confined space entry. The Objectives of the Course is Book

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Cable Avoidance – CAT & Genny

30th July 2018

Who should attend Any member of staff who is involved in using Cat & Genny and accessories Course Content & Aims Aims: To present candidates with the underpinning knowledge and to develop practical skill to be able to use a Cat and Genny and accessories to a competent level as part of a safe system Book

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Cuplok system scaffold appreciation

23rd March 2018

Who should attend Any member of staff who is involved with erecting, dismantling or amending basic System scaffold Course Content & Aims Aims: To ensure an understanding in the methods of safe erection, dismantling and related legislation in accordance with the manufactures instruction manual Objectives: To enable attendees to Erect and Dismantle Basic System Scaffold Book

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CISRS Scaffold Inspection Training (SITS)

21st March 2018

Who should attend New entrants/Operatives, Supervisors & Management Course Content & Aims Aim: This course is intended for CISRS Scaffold card holders or for inspection card renewals, and for those responsible for inspecting and checking basic scaffolds for safe use, signing certificates and registers in accordance with statutory regulations. You should have awareness and experience Book

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Scaffold Appreciation & Inspection

15th March 2018

Who should attend Supervisory personnel and management who, may as part of their duties, have to inspect scaffold and complete reports in accordance with the Work at Height Regulations 2005. Course Content & Aims Aim: The course will give delegates the understanding and knowledge of the legal obligations in accordance with statutory legislation. It incorporates Book

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CISRS Operative Training Scheme (COTS)

15th March 2018

Who should attend Any member of staff who is new to scaffolding Course Content & Aims Aim: To enable delegates to have basic industry experience and how to work safely with Scaffolding and access equipment. Content: – The competent person General responsibilities – Basic scaffolding terminology (components and application) – Servicing of equipment (tube, fittings, Book

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Electrical Duty Holder

21st February 2018

Who should attend If you’re an Electrical Duty Holder, or if you want to know more about obligations under the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989, this course is for you. Although aimed at electrical personnel, it’s also ideal for non-electrical persons with a responsibility for electrical safety. Covering all systems voltages, the course focuses on Book

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Managing Stress in the Workplace

12th October 2017

Background and Workshop Description The purpose of this course is to introduce the nature of stress and its effect on wellbeing in daily life including work, and how to reduce the problems that it can cause. The course will introduce participants to aspects of Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP) Course Content & Aims Content: – Book

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CPD: Payment

13th June 2017

Description Contractor’s Application; Due Date; Payment Certificates; Final Date for Payment; Pay Less Notices; Payer/Payees Notices Course Aims & Objectives Firm grasp of legal principles relative to payment provisions of HGCR Act 1996 and LDEDC Act 2009 Good working knowledge of the requirements of JCT/SBCC 2011 contractual payment requirements Assessment & Qualification Candidates will receive Book

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CPD: Loss and/or Expense

13th June 2017

Description Regular progress; Notices; Architect/Contract Administrator and Quantity Surveyor’s duties; Relevant Matters; Heads of Claim; Non-recoverables. Course Aims & Objectives “Get the time then get the money” is a popular misconception in the construction industry. When is loss and/or expense recoverable and how much? Assessment & Qualification Candidates will receive a certificate of attendance.

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CPD: Extensions of Time

13th June 2017

Description The session will concentrate on the provisions of the JCT/SBCC 2011 Contract relating to Extensions of Time. The requirements for timeous notices and all other contractual requirements will be stressed, including the identification of Relevant Events. Concurrent delays will be examined. Case law will be reviewed, including both Outer and Inner House decisions in Book

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CPD: Contracts

13th June 2017

Description Topics discussed will include: Contracts: agreement; formation; express and implied terms; breach of contract; remedies; extinction of obligations. Delict: duty of care; standard of care; foreseeability; remoteness; loss. Collateral warranties: need; beneficiaries. Design responsibilities: fit for purpose; reasonable skill and care. Standard form contracts. Course Aims & Objectives To educate on the general principles Book

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Dealing with difficult people

07th March 2017

Background and Workshop Description This workshop aims to give participants an understanding of why and how people become difficult and provide tools and triggers to diffuse potentially ‘hot’ situations at both site and board room levels. The workshop is for individuals who are interested in the lifelong challenge of effectively dealing with difficult people and Book

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Confined space – medium risk

22nd December 2016

Description The aim of the course is to give training and practical assessment for those persons who need to plan, implement and work to safe working procedures and permits for confined space entry. Course Content • Confined Space Regulations 1997, associated legislation and ACOP • Methods of risk control • Atmospheric monitoring • Health hazards Book

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Ames Taping

19th December 2016

Description This programme is suitable for candidates who have limited or no knowledge in joint finishing to plasterboard. The programme requires the candidate to use a range of tools, materials and equipment whilst undertaking a range of tasks associated with preparation, filling and finishing to a range of background situations. Course Content -Introduction to basic Book

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Temporary Works Co-ordinator – Online

06th December 2016

Description This course is for those on site with responsibility for managing all forms of temporary works. It is designed to give confidence to senior management and those who engage with contractors, that candidates have reached an assessed standard of knowledge. Candidates must have experience in being responsible for managing all forms of temporary works Book

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How to manage asbestos

07th November 2016

Description This course will cover the duty to manage asbestos in accordance with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. Course Content • The Regulations • Types of asbestos and surveys • Condition of asbestos found • Duty holders • Duty to manage • Asbestos registers • Risk assessments • Plans of work • Licensed/ non-licensed Book

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Mentoring for Success

04th November 2016

Background and Workshop Description Traditionally mentoring in the workplace has been described as a relationship in which a more experienced colleague uses his or her greater knowledge and understanding of the work or workplace to support the development of a more junior or inexperienced member of staff. One key feature is that mentoring relationships tend Book

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How to Manage Occupational Health

31st August 2016

Course Overview Aimed primarily at employers but others such as directors, health and safety professionals, safety representatives and occupational health service providers may find it useful, particularly in identifying their roles in the management of occupational health risks in construction. Course Content & Aims • what ‘health risk management’ means • the roles in managing Book

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How to Manage Work at Height

31st August 2016

Course Overview This course is designed to assist managers in finding and applying solutions to ensure compliance with the Work at Height regulations. Falls from height are one of the biggest causes of workplace fatalities and major injuries. Common causes are falls from ladders and through fragile roofs. The purpose of WAHR is to prevent Book

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How to Manage Traffic Management

31st August 2016

Course Overview This course will help people involved in workplace transport reduce the chances of accidents happening. It is mainly aimed at managers and identifies some of the safety problems for common vehicle operations. Course Content & Aims To manage the risks from workplace transport effectively, you need to consider three key areas: • Safe Book

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How to Manage Lifting Operations

30th August 2016

Course Overview Lifting operations can often put people at great risk of injury, as well as incurring great costs when they go wrong. It is therefore important to properly secure, plan and organise lifting operations so they are carried out in as safe manner. Each of these elements requires a person or people with sufficient Book

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Working at Height

10th August 2016

Who Should attend? Any employee who is involved in or affected by working at height Course Content & Aims To provide information for anyone involved in, or affected by working at height. The course aim is to enable an individual to effectively comply with duties under the Work at Height regulations. Content: Competent person Current Book

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Basic lead welding and bossing

10th August 2016

Presented by: The Lead Sheet Association The first formal hands on training experience in using lead comes in the form of the basic bossing and welding courses. Bossing and Welding are two most common skills used by todays lead-workers and these courses provide a starting point for learning these essential foundations of leadwork practice. This Book

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Be Fair – An overview workshop

01st April 2016

Workshop Information The built environment sector has long been in need of a best practice fairness, inclusion and respect framework that meets the mis-understood needs of the sector. The Be Fair Framework has been developed by CITB with the full support of the Construction Industry Leadership Forum for Fairness, Inclusion and Respect. Be Fair will Book

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Delegation not Abdication

24th January 2016

Who Should attend? The workshop is for anyone interested in understanding how they can delegate more effectively. They need to be prepared to make some changes in how they operate and communicate with other people. Course Content & Aims The workshop will look at delegation in terms of what works and what does not. The Book

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Exceptional customer service

24th January 2016

Who Should attend? The workshop is for individuals who have responsibility for customer service in the organisation and who are looking for innovative and creative ways of ensuring that it is “exceptional”. Course Content & Aims The workshop will share a series of practical tools and techniques to assist you to understand and then develop Book

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Time Management

24th January 2016

Who Should attend? The workshop is for people who are getting frustrated at not being able to be in control of their days. Delegates will need to be willing to try out some of the tools and techniques within 24hrs of the workshop. Course Content & Aims The workshop will share a series of practical Book

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Communication

18th January 2016

Who Should attend? Individuals who are interested in the lifelong challenge of effective communication and are open to learning more about how it works. Delegates should be willing to try out some of the models and exercises after the session to ensure improvements are achieved. Course Content & Aims The workshop will take the delegates Book

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Scaffold Safety Inspection – Refresher

18th January 2016

Who Should attend? Owners, Supervisors, Management, Operatives who have previously attended the 2 Day Scaffold Inspection Course within the past 3 years. It is a pre-requisite and the duty of the employer/sponsor to ensure delegates have attended the full two day course prior to attending the refresher / top-up course. Course Content & Aims To Book

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Quality Awareness

04th December 2015

Who Should attend? Any member of a site-based team who needs to have a better understanding of what quality means and how they can contribute to improving quality. Administrators who are managing quality management systems and data. Course Content & Aims • What is Quality anyway? • Quality Standards and how they came about • Book

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Quality Awareness for Managers

04th December 2015

Who Should attend? Managers who wish to improve their knowledge and understanding of quality management systems and how to use them to best advantage. Managers who are looking for a better understanding of the new updated ISO 9001 : 2015 Standard Course Content & Aims To assist managers to adopt a straightforward, practical approach to Book

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IOSH Managing Safely

11th November 2015

Who Should attend? Managing Safely is for managers and supervisors in any sector who are required to have an understanding of their responsibilities when it comes to health and safety. Course Content & Aims It brings managers up to speed on the practical actions they need to take to handle health and safety in their Book

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IOSH Working Safely

05th October 2015

Who Should attend? Working safely is a one-day course for people at any level, in any sector and in any job role that need a grounding in health and safety. This course allows candidates to apply for their green CSCS card as long as they have a valid touch screen Health, Safety and Environmental test. Book

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MS Excel – User/Advanced

09th July 2015

Who Should attend? This training is suitable for anyone who has undergone Excel Intro training or who is a regular user of Excel to give them a more in-depth knowledge of the software. Course Content & Aims Overview of the Basics The File Tab / Options The Ribbon / The Quick Access Toolbar Quick Analysis Book

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NEC3 for Contractors & Sub-Contractors

09th July 2015

Who Should attend? This seminar is suitable for both operational and commercial staff collectively or individually. It will provide an introduction to the NEC3 form of Contract with a particular concentration on the main 6 options (A -F) that are most commonly used. Course Content & Aims The seminar will also inform delegates on how Book

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Confined Spaces – 1 day

09th July 2015

Who Should attend? All personnel who are directly involved in the planning, supervision and execution of work in confined spaces such as manholes, shafts, chambers, sewers, tanks etc. Course Content & Aims Content: Course Objectives: • Identify any hazards and associated risks involved when entering confined spaces. • Understand the current legislation and codes of Book

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Safety Harness

29th May 2015

Who Should attend? Any employee who is involved in the use of a safety harness. Course Content & Aims Content: The course aim is to instruct a user to safely select, inspect and use a harness. Content: • Legislation • Hazards and risk assessment • Harness and lanyard types and uses • Inspection and recording Book

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Microsoft Excel – Introduction

12th May 2015

Who Should attend? The objective of this session is to provide the new user with a comprehensive overview of the capabilities of Microsoft Excel 2013 as well as presenting the knowledge required to begin using the program effectively. As the session is primarily hands on it will be restricted to one user per computer system Book

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Microsoft Project – Introduction

21st April 2015

Who Should attend? The objective is to provide the new user with a comprehensive overview of the capabilities of Microsoft Project and the knowledge necessary for them to begin using it effectively. As the sessions is primarily hands on it will be restricted to one user per computer system. Course Content & Aims Overview of Book

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Successfully setting up and managing the contract

06th March 2015

Who Should attend? This seminar is suitable for both operational and commercial staff collectively or individually. It will provide a step by step guide to issues common to most contracts that require to be carefully considered when reviewing and tendering / agreeing to Contract terms and conditions. It will also consider the issues surrounding the Book

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Temporary Works Supervisor

13th February 2015

Who Should attend? The course will provide you with thorough knowledge of the role of a Temporary Works Supervisor including a sound understanding of the risk management of temporary works.  This course complements the Temporary Works Co-ordinator Training Course (TWCTC) and is designed to provide training for those undertaking the role of Temporary Works Supervisor Book

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Temporary Works Co-ordinator

13th February 2015

Who Should attend? This course is for those on site with responsibility for managing all forms of temporary works. It is designed to give confidence to senior management and those who engage with contractors, that candidates have reached an assessed standard of knowledge. Course Content & Aims Successful candidates will gain knowledge and skills in: Book

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Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme (SEATS)

13th February 2015

Who Should attend? This course meets the basic environmental knowledge that the sub-contract chain is required to prove to major contractors. It also covers the environmental aspects of the CITB Health, safety and environment (HS&E) test. Course Content & Aims At the end of the course delegates will have gained knowledge and skills in: • Book

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How to deliver a tool box talk

20th January 2015

Who Should attend? The workshop is designed for site supervisors, site managers, foremen or others who are responsible for delivering tool box talks. Course Content & Aims Objectives At the end of the session delegates will understand how to: Prepare a tool box talk Deliver a tool box talk Avoid mistakes Review the effectiveness of Book

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Planning & Organising Workshop

20th January 2015

Who Should attend? The workshop is designed for site supervisors, site managers, foremen or others who are responsible for or need to understanding planning and organising. Course Content & Aims Objectives At the end of the session delegates will understand how to: Appreciate the importance of good planning Identify sources of information Distinguish between planning Book

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Business Writing

14th January 2015

Who Should attend? The workshop is designed for site supervisors, site managers or anyone who has to write as part of their job including business owners of small companies, construction professionals or quantity surveyors. Course Content & Aims Content: Even with emails it is very important that business communications are well written and effective. A Book

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Vehicle Marshalling

15th December 2014

Who Should attend? This course is relevant to persons responsible for marshalling other vehicles and pedestrians whilst a vehicle is reversing/manoeuvring. Course Content & Aims Content: Relevant regulations/legislation  Site accident statistics and reporting requirements  Risk Assessment  Driver visibility and visibility of marshals  PPE Recommendations  How to ensure delegate safety  Book

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Ladder Safety

11th November 2014

Who Should attend? Anyone who uses, supervises or manages the use of ladders and step ladders Course Content & Aims Content: Introduction Legislation Standards Types of Ladder Inspection of Ladders Ladder Defects Carrying and Positioning Ladders Securing Ladders Steps and Trestles Maintenance and Storage Accident Awareness Alternatives to Ladders Practical session – pre-use ladder inspection Book

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First Aid at Work – Refresher

03rd November 2014

Who Should attend? Current first aiders who require to renew their first aid at work certificate before the 3 year expiry date. Course Content & Aims Content: Understand the role and responsibilities of the first aider Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents including RIDDOR Discussion of specific work related injuries Contents of a first Book

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Safety Harness Appreciation

03rd November 2014

Who Should attend? Any employee who is involved in the use of a safety harness. Course Content & Aims Content: The course aim is to instruct a user to safely select, inspect and use a harness. Content: • Legislation • Hazards and risk assessment • Harness and lanyard types and uses • Inspection and recording Book

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Mobile Elevated Working Platforms (MEWPs) for Managers

16th September 2014

Who Should attend? Employers, project managers, foremen and supervisors or anyone who is responsible for planning and overseeing the use of MEWPs on their job site. Course Content & Aims Companies that use MEWPs need to know what their management responsibilities are and also what their legal responsibilities are. The course covers what managers need Book

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Hop-up and Handrail

14th July 2014

Who Should attend? Staff and client supervisors working within a multi-disciplined work team who are required to reposition hop-ups/tie bars and internal handrails in a safe working manner. Course Content & Aims To ensure an understanding in the methods of safe use and repositioning of hop-ups, internal handrails and toe-boards on a specific system scaffold. Book

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Manual Handling & Ladder Safety

14th July 2014

    Manual Handling Who Should attend? Personnel who,  during their day to day activities, are involved in lifting, pushing or pulling and require training in correct manual handling techniques.   Course Content & Aims Content: Manual handling risk factors and how injuries can occur How to carry out safe manual handling, including good handling Book

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Risk Assessment & Method Statements

03rd July 2014

Who Should attend? Anyone involved in writing and reviewing risk assessments and method statements. Course Content & Aims Identify workplace risks and hazards Understand employers responsibilities under HASAWA Understand employees statutory duties Identify different types of assessment Risk assessment legislation Carry out risk assessments Identify causes of accidents/ill health Understand the powers of HSE inspectors Book

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Cable Avoidance and Service Location (CAT & Genny)

03rd July 2014

Who Should attend? Cable Avoidance and Service Location (CAT & Genny) training is designed for any person working on the roads, setting out before a build, surveying and any other person excavating an area where pipes or cables may be hidden underground. Course Content & Aims • Reasons for using locators • HSE Video – Alive or dead Book

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IPAF – Boom & Scissor

03rd July 2014

Who Should attend? Employees who are involved in the operation of mobile elevated working platforms. Course Content & Aims This course instructs an operator to prepare and safely operate various types of MEWPs. Option available to complete 3 categories 3a, 3b and Static Boom (1b): Self-propelled booms (outriggers), trailers/push-arounds, vehicle-mounted platforms – Please select 3 Book

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Communication and Admin for Supervisors

03rd July 2014

Who Should attend? The course is designed specifically for site supervisors to provide them with relevant skills that will support them in their role.  The communication skills are aimed at improving communication to the wide variety of people that they need to deal with in the course of their duties and in reporting both formally Book

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Completing Prequals that Win

06th June 2014

Who Should attend? The workshop is suitable for: • Business leaders • Directors • Business Development Managers • Marketing Managers and Executives • Estimators • Anyone who is responsible for winning work or completing pre-qualification or tender documentation Course Content & Aims Content: How to analyse prequal questions Techniques for understanding clients’ requirements How to Book

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Manual Handling & Abrasive Wheels

28th April 2014

Who Should attend? The Manual Handling course is intended for those employees involved in lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling of materials or equipment and the Abrasive Wheels training is intended for any employee who is involved in the use of abrasive wheels equipment.   Course Content & Aims Abrasive wheels Content: Test and store equipment Identify Book

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Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme SSSTS – Refresher

24th March 2014

Who Should attend? This course is designed for those who have previously passed the two day Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme SSSTS and can provide proof of successful attendance. Course Content & Aims It aims to bring health and safety knowledge up to date, as well as giving a thorough overview of the legislative changes Book

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Manual Handling

24th March 2014

Who Should attend? Those employees involved in lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling of materials or equipment. Course Content & Aims By the end of the course candidates will: Be familiar with relevant legislation Understand their responsibilities under legislation Carry out checks prior to moving an object Demonstrate correct manual handling techniques Content: Introduction Problem causing factors Book

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Directors’ Role for Health & Safety

24th March 2014

Who Should attend? This course is aimed at Directors or Senior Managers . Content & Aims The course aims to highlight the human, economical and financial implications of non-compliance with health & safety legislation. Content: Moral and human costs/the implications of decisions made in the boardroom The economic implications of an unsafe working environment The Book

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Abrasive Wheels

24th March 2014

Who Should attend? Any employee who is involved in the use of abrasive wheels equipment. Content & Aims To train all delegates in the safe use of abrasive wheels and to: Identify hazards and regulations Test and store equipment Identify components and problems Change abrasive wheels Content: Legislation Hazards Storing/handling/testing/inspecting Practical exercise Assessment and Qualification Book

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Asbestos Awareness – UKATA Approved

13th March 2014

Who Should attend? The course has been developed and designed so as to give instruction on the hazards and dangers involved with asbestos and are intended for all persons working in areas where asbestos materials may be located. Course Content & Aims This course should provide operatives and employers with a general understanding of asbestos Book

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Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

13th March 2014

Who Should attend? This SSSTS course is aimed at first line managers, foremen,  gangers, team leaders, supervisors and those who have or are about to acquire supervisory responsibilities. Course Content & Aims It provides an introduction to health, safety, welfare and environmental issues and legal responsibilities relevant to their work.  The course content includes the Book

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Site Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher

12th March 2014

Who Should attend? Those who currently hold a 5 day SMSTS certificate which is due for renewal. Course Content & Aims This two-day course aims to refresh your understanding of your key responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health, welfare and the environment, to enable you to provide healthy and safe working conditions for everyone Book

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Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme

12th March 2014

Who Should attend? This 1 day course will provide candidates with an introduction to environmental issues on construction sites.  It is designed to meet the basic environmental knowledge that the sub-contract chain are required to prove to major contractors and covers the environmental aspects of the new HS&E touch screen test. Course Content & Aims Book

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Safety Harness

12th March 2014

Who Should attend? Anyone who requires an understanding in the methods of safe use and inspection of safety harnesses. Course Content & Aims Aims of the course are to enable members of a multi-disciplined team to: Use Inspect Ascertain fit for purpose Be aware of the need to carry out a mandatory record on inspection Book

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PASMA Towers for Users

12th March 2014

Who Should attend? Personnel who will be responsible for the assembly, dismantling, alteration, moving and inspecting of mobile access towers. Course Content & Aims How to safely assemble, dismantle, relocate and alter a mobile access tower without risk of personal injury to the delegate or others. Content: Legislation, regulations and guidance affecting working at height Book

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Handrails & Hop-ups

12th March 2014

Who Should attend? Staff and client supervisors working within a multi-disciplined work team who are required to reposition hop-ups/tie bars and internal handrails in a safe working manner. Course Content & Aims To ensure an understanding in the methods of safe use and repositioning of hop-ups, internal handrails and toe-boards on a specific system scaffold. Book

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First Aid at Work

12th March 2014

Who Should attend? Anyone wishing to become an accredited first aider in the workplace, particularly where it has been identified subsequent to risk assessment that a trained first aider is recommended. Course Content Understand the role and responsibilities of the first aider Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents including RIDDOR Discussion of specific work Book

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Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

20th February 2014

Who Should attend? This SMSTS course is suitable for anyone considering or who already has responsibility for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of people on site eg Site Manager. Course Content This course will demonstrate how to meet the ever increasing demand for evidence of sound health and safety management on site. Content: Book

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Scaffold Safety Inspection

19th February 2014

Who Should attend? Persons responsible for inspecting and checking scaffolds for safe use and for signing certificates and registers in accordance with statutory regulations.  It would be expected that delegates have some awareness and experience of scaffolding structures which would have come from their time in their individual industry sector. Content & Aims Develop in Book

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Fire Warden

19th February 2014

Who Should attend? The Fire Warden course is for people at any level and in any sector, needing an introduction to fire safety. Content & Aims This course provides participants with a greater awareness and understanding of the threat posed by fire, their personal responsibility in preventing an outbreak and the action to be taken Book

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Emergency First Aid at Work

17th February 2014

Who Should attend? Employees who have been identified to act as the first aider in low risk work place environments. Course Content Understand the role and responsibilities of the first aider Recording and reporting of accidents and incidents including RIDDOR Contents of a first aid kit (including preventing cross infection) Assessing the situation and acting Book

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