Workplace Essentials

Legislation requires employers to provide whatever information, instructions and training is necessary to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety of employees. This simply means that as an employer you need to make sure that all your staff are trained well enough to be able to work safely.

Legionella Awareness and Management

This course provides an introduction to Legionella, explaining the dangers posed and the actions required to mitigate the risk of an outbreak within both work and domestic environments. The course also covers the roles and responsibilities involved with Legionella management, providing delegates with the tools needed to identify the symptoms of Legionella and persons at greater risk.

All employees responsible for the maintenance of water systems/Legionella records should attend.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

REHIS Elementary Food Hygiene

This course aims to provide delegates with the working knowledge of food safety enabling them to handle food in a safe manner and comply with the legal requirements. All food handlers and anyone who is responsible for the management of food handling operations should attend this course.

• REHIS accredited
• 1 day course

Risk Assessment in Practice

This course provides delegates with a working knowledge of the concept of a risk assessment and explains, in very easy terms, how to conduct risk assessments.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

COSHH in Practice

This course explains in a simple and effective way, the risks associated with hazardous substances and the practical steps that can be taken to manage the risk. This course aims to raise awareness of the identification, safe handling, use, storage and disposal of hazardous substances commonly found within a workplace

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

DSE Awareness

The Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Awareness course aims to provide delegates with the information necessary to work safely with Display Screen Equipment.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

DSE Assessor

This course is designed for any company where employees are working at display screens and workstations for prolonged periods and need to be assessed for compliance with current regulations. This course trains delegates on how to conduct DSE risk assessments.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

Moving and Manual Handling

This course provides delegates with foundation knowledge on manual handling. This course enables delegates to recognise how harm can be caused by incorrect manual handling and highlights a range of risk control measures, enabling safe manual handling techniques.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

Sharps, Blood and Body Fluids

This course provides delegates with foundation knowledge and understanding of infections caused by Blood Borne Viruses (BBV). This course discusses good management and preventive measures against infections caused by BBVs and good health and safety practices when potentially dealing with Sharps, Blood and Bodily Fluids.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

Work at Height and Safe Use of Ladders

This course provides delegates with a working knowledge on work at height tasks and how they may be safely carried out. This course enables delegates to recognise how harm can be caused by work at height and introduces a range of risk control measures, to enable safe working.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

Fire Awareness

The Fire Awareness Training course provides an overview of common causes of fire, the dangers posed and the simple preventative actions staff should take to manage the risk of a fire starting within their workplace. This course also aims to provide delegates with guidance on what to do following the outbreak of fire and the reasons that these procedures must be followed.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course

Fire Awareness and Warden Training

The Fire Awareness and Warden Training course provides an overview of common causes of fire, the dangers posed and the preventative actions nominated fire wardens should take to manage the risks associated with fire within their workplace. The course aims to instil fire wardens with both the necessary knowledge to carry out their role safely and the confidence to effectively assist their colleagues or members of the public in an emergency situation.

Any employee who has been selected to carry out the duty of fire warden should attend this course.

• ACS Risk Group Certificate
• 1/2 day course