First Aid Training West Midlands

First Aid Training

Health and Safety

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Working at Height

Healthy and Safety Ear Defenders

Noise Control

Working Safely

Food Safety Course West Midlands

Infection Control

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|

“Spare” emergency adrenaline auto-injectors in schools

Great news from  www.anaphylaxis.org.uk

New legislation was passed in Westminster this week to allow schools in the UK to keep spare adrenaline auto injectors (AAIs) for emergency use. AAI devices deliver a potentially life-saving dose of adrenaline in the event of a severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis).

Government to amend the Human Medicines Act to allow schools to […]

Shouldn’t all kids do First Aid ?

 Fun Friendly  Flexible & Safe
Keep the kids safe  .

We offer courses to school and groups wanting  first aid training (Brownies , youth clubs and sports clubs)

From a 90 minute taster  to  full days  . Book us for a day at your school and run 3 sessions

 

Call now for more details –  Better call Vince on […]

By |July 8th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Do you need a trainer ?

Better call Vince
We can also deliver your courses in house or accredited.

Approved by HABC, IOSH, and Qualsafe Awards to deliver  the courses on this site and more

 

“I find Vince a fantastic trainer with great enthusiast course and not a dull moment in the course with great knowledge required for every day life – i have been […]

By |June 29th, 2017|Uncategorised|

New AED Sign

Forthwright Training, the Resuscitation Council (UK) and the British Heart Foundation are committed to saving lives through ensuring more people survive an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest from increased public education and awareness.
This new sign reinforces the following key messages about PAD and the use of an AED:

Anyone can use an AED – you do not need […]