Seasons Greetings

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

HSE , First Aid & YOU

Blended Learning
This means that training providers can now deliver first aid qualifications using a combination of face to face classroom training and electronic distance based training.

Following the recent HSE first aid bulletin, we can  update you  on Blended Learning, AEDs, haemostatic dressings and tourniquets,

However, the HSE also state that it is an employer’s duty to […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Emergency First Aid, First Aid, First Aid at Work, Training|

January 2017 changes to Paediatric First aid Qualification

As you may be aware, the Department for Education (DfE) does not currently specify a syllabus for paediatric first aid courses for the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). However, following extensive consultation with key stakeholders in the industry, the DfE will shortly be publishing a course syllabus for both the full paediatric first aid course […]

By |November 29th, 2016|Emergency First Aid, First Aid, Paediatric, Training, Uncategorised|

New Contact Details – same great quality training !

Forthwright training has moved so we have new address and phone number

The email remains


NEW PHONE NUMBER  01384 86 999 1

Forthwright Training
PO Box 7149
West Midlands
Please update your details and pass it on



Vince Wright


Are you at risk ?

Catastrophic day out  !
 Catastrophic bleeding
Did you know that the European Resuscitation Council (ERC) First Aid Guidelines 2015 state that when direct pressure cannot control severe bleeding, haemostatic dressings and tourniquets are to be used?

Thanks  the the CELOX team yesterday great day in Peterborough  learning about their product range and now we can launch the course

This […]

Awarding body reviews Forthwright Training

Training observed  by external quality assurance – i told you we were good !

Sentencing guidelines up to 5 times more !

The new sentencing guidelines for health & safety offences are now  in force. From  1 February 2016.  They have increased the level of fines, particularly for larger organisations. 

This  however means that judges will be forced to hand out very much greater fines than expected and send many more directors, managers and junior employees to jail […]

Reclaim your confidence …