First Aid Training West Midlands

First Aid Training

Health and Safety

Health & Safety

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Working at Height

Healthy and Safety Ear Defenders

Noise Control

Working Safely

Food Safety Course West Midlands

Infection Control

Personal data management – GDPR

We are committed to customer privacy and we comply with the current DATA PROTECTION ACT 1998

Working with the awarding bodies we use we are creating a new document to comply with ” the General Data Protection Regs 2018

This will be available as a download on the website or from our trainers in the classroom

Great savings for schools

The Combined First Aid at Work and Paediatric First Aid Course is ideal for those who work in settings that require both first aiders and paediatric first aiders, such as schools, sports clubs or other childcare settings.
Combining the QA Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (RQF) and the QA Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) into 3 […]

By |January 9th, 2018|Customer Service, First Aid, Health & Safety, Social Care, Training|

It’s time for Ladder Safety

“Ladders and stepladders are not banned under health and safety law.
In fact they can be a sensible and practical option for low-risk, short duration tasks”
Health & Safety Executive
Despite this, we still hear  it  regularly repeated on our courses by delegates who got the wrong end of the stick and  have fallen for the myth and […]

Happy Christmas

Thanks for your support in 2017 – You know where we are in 2018 when you need us !

from Vince & Sue

By |December 13th, 2017|Food Safety, Health & Safety, Social Care, Training, Uncategorised|

New Courses Due January / February 2018

HACCP Courses coming to FORTHWRIGHT Training January 2018
HACCP LEVEL 2 & 3
HACCP stands for hazard analysis and critical control point, which is a systematic approach to food safety and allergenic, chemical, and biological hazards in THE  production processes

Email  Vince for more details. vince@forthwrighttraining.co.uk

The Firework Code

 Safety Code for Adults
Every year  its the same please enjoy safely

Plan your firework display to make it safe and enjoyable.
Keep fireworks in a closed box and use them one at a time.
Read and follow the instructions on each firework using a torch if necessary.
Light the firework at arm’s length with a […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorised|

New Courses for November 2017- Spill Kits

Spill Responder
Ensure your Spill Responders  are trained and know what kits you have !

This 3 hour course will help your team understand how and why this is so important

Absorbents
Personal safety/PPE
Environmental  Issues
Containment and clean up techniques
Disposal
Reporting
Replenishment of spill kits
Storage and handling awareness
Relevant legislation
Duty of care
Planning […]

Anaphylaxis -Adrenaline Auto Injectors in Schools – New Legislation

Did you know that schools will soon be able to hold generic adrenaline auto-injectors (AAIs)?

As you may be aware, schools have previously been unable to keep generic AAIs as they were classed as a prescription only medicine.

However, following extensive campaigning by the Anaphylaxis Campaign and other leading organisations, new legislation will come into effect on […]

By |September 28th, 2017|First Aid, Food Safety, Health & Safety, Paediatric, Social Care, Training|

Emergency First Aid at Work Changes

NEW RQF Qualification changes
From October 1st 2017 The Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work will change to a Level 3 qualification following a  review by the First Aid Awarding Organisations Forum.

The change reflects the autonomy and accountability of the role, which is in line with other First Aid qualifications. 

A new practical assessment in […]

By |September 20th, 2017|First Aid, Paediatric, Social Care, Training|

Acid Attacks – First Aid

Acid attacks are still rare,  but the number of attacks are on the rise. Are wondering what to do if you are attacked or are at the scene of this crime.

Time is of the essence & acting quickly can help minimise injury ctims.

The NHS and burns specialists have issued guidelines on the steps to take […]

By |September 3rd, 2017|Uncategorised|