Health & Safety

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Automated External Defibrillator Training (AED)

This course is suitable for persons who wish to be able to demonstrate safe and appropriate practice when using an AED in line with current Resuscitation Council Protocols. Although no previous knowledge is necessary, we recommend that participants are in possession of a current First Aid at Work certificate.

 

Individual employers and organisations should make arrangements for retraining to be available, but the frequency of this refresher training will depend on the individual. For guidance, skills should be refreshed at least once a year, but preferably more often. (UK – Resus Council 2016).

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COSHH Awareness

This half day course is aimed at those who use substances hazardous to health at work and introduces participants to the hazards associated with those substances, the risks and controls available and what to expect from a COSHH assessment.

 

On completion of the training, the participant will be able to look carefully at their own work activities and contribute to the safer use of hazardous substances and chemicals in co-operation with their managers and supervisors.

 

COSHH Awareness training can be delivered from our Newry or Belfast office. Alternatively, we can deliver in your workplace or any suitable venue in Northern Ireland. Contact our friendly and professional customer service team for a non-committal quotation.

 

Emergency First Aid at Work

This 1 day course should be considered for the “appointed persons” who will be trained to assist a “suitable person” or provide short-term cover for the trained first aider if they were absent without prior warning.

 

On completion of the training, successful candidates should:

• Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
• Be able to assess an incident
• Be able to provide first aid to an unresponsive casualty
• Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding
• Know how provide first aid to a casualty who is in shock
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with minor injuries

 

This is a comprehensive First Aid course designed to deliver training in basic life-saving priorities and skills. There is no formal written or practical examination for this course. However, trainers use continuous assessment to evaluate candidate’s attainment. E-certificates of attendance are issued which are valid for 3 years.

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Fire Warden - Including Extinguishers

This training course has been designed to suit the needs of various different occupational sectors, providing specialist training to nominated staff who will assume the role and responsibility of being a Fire Warden/Marshal within their respective department or workplace.

 

This training is delivered by qualified Fire safety instructors with many years of services in both fire and Health & Safety.

 

To optimise training and to ensure it will be tailored to the individual training requirements of the trainees and the organisation, we recommend that the training is carried out on company premises.

 

Fire Warden training can be delivered from our Newry or Belfast offices. Alternatively, we can deliver in your workplace or any suitable venue in Northern Ireland (NI). Contact our friendly and professional customer service team for a non-committal quotation.

 

First Aid at Work - Requalifying

This 2 day course is suitable for all first aiders who are approaching the end of their 3 year certificated period and wish to renew their qualification.

 

All subjects covered in the 3-day course are revised and updated and candidates who have been successful in practical and oral assessments will be presented with a certificate, which is valid for an additional 3 years.

 

Assessment is in the form of 6 Practical assessments, 2 Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers) also continuous formative assessments will be conducted throughout the course.

 

On completion of training, and if successful in all components of assessment (including written and practical examinations), each student will be issued with an e-certificate of competency in regard to their ability to deal safely and effectively with first aid emergencies in the workplace.

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First Aid at Work

This 3 day course is suitable for employees who wish to become qualified first aiders and are easily accessible to others in the workplace.

 

On successful completion of the training candidates will:

• Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
• Be able to assess an incident
• Be able to provide first aid to an unresponsive casualty
• Be able to provide first aid to a casualty who is choking
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with external bleeding
• Know how provide first aid to a casualty who is in shock
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with minor injuries
• Be able to conduct a secondary survey
• Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected injuries to bones, muscles and joints
• Be able to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected head and spinal injuries
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected chest injuries
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with burns and scalds
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with an eye injury
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with sudden poisoning
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with anaphylaxis
• Know how to provide first aid to a casualty with suspected major illness

 

Assessment is in the form of 6 Practical assessments, 2 Theory assessments (Multiple Choice Question Papers) also continuous formative assessments will be conducted throughout the course.

 

The certificate for First Aid At work is valid for 3 years from date of issue and update training (2 days duration) must be completed before date of expiry of current certification or the full 3 day course will have to be attended again.

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Lone Working Awareness

The aim of this training session is to raise awareness and build the confidence of lone workers within an organisation. The personal safety of the lone worker is extremely important as they are at a high risk of verbal and physical abuse. The session will stimulate the delegate’s minds to identify what the risks are to their personal safety and what good working practices can be used to keep them safe. Advice and practical strategies to reduce the risks in lone working are discussed in detail.

 

Lone Working training can be delivered from our Newry or Belfast offices. Alternatively, we can deliver in your workplace or any suitable venue in Northern Ireland (NI). Contact our friendly and professional customer service team for a non-committal quotation.

 

Manual Handling Awareness

This course has been designed to provide essential knowledge and understanding of Manual Handling techniques and safety for employees working in any sector.

 

Good health and safety standards rely on employers and employees working together to reduce risks and prevent accidents and ill health arising from work activities.

 

Manual Handling Awareness training can be delivered from our Newry or Belfast offices. Alternatively, we can deliver in your workplace or any suitable venue in Northern Ireland (NI). Contact our friendly and professional customer service team for a non-committal quotation.

Shorter 'Refresher' sessions also available.

 

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