Our Health and Safety Training

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Our Health and Safety Training Courses

What is more expensive, health and safety training or an accident?

Our health and safety training courses ensure learners understand the reasons behind health and safety, and the part they play in this. This is done in an enjoyable, interactive and varied way, keeping our learners actively engaged throughout.

People always love our courses. You only have to look at the testimonials we receive to see that they really enjoy the training and get a lot out of it.

The Need for Health and Safety Training and Legislation

  • In 2015/16, 1.3 million people suffered from a work-related illness.
  • 72,702 were reported injured.
  • 144 People lost their lives.
  • The estimated cost of injuries and ill health in that year was £14.1 billion.
  • 30.4 million working days were lost due to work-related illnesses and injuries.
  • It is an employer's duty to protect the health, safety and welfare of their employees and other people who might be affected by their business. This includes providing sufficient information, instruction and training of employees, so they can work in a way that does not put themselves or others at risk.

What happens when workers get injured or die while at work?

When the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) finds out about unsafe working practices, they will take action.

When people are injured or worse, killed, they will take them to court and fine the company. People can also end up in jail for allowing unsafe work practices.

Click on the image to read about some of the latest prosecutions made by HSE.

Qualsafe Awards Accreditation

Our Health and Safety training courses are nationally recognised, Ofqual regulated qualifications accredited by Qualsafe Awards. This means that you can be rest assured that your Health and Safety Certificates fulfills the legal requirements, is a very good way to make sure your employees are trained appropriately and helps towards minimizing illnesses and injuries