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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

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

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017: 8-14 May.

One person in four in the UK will have a mental health problem at some point in their life. While mental health problems are common, most are mild. The family doctor and primary healthcare team can usually deal with them without referring the person for specialist help.

Anxiety and depression […]

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


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 […]

Fire Safety

Do You  carry out regular checks to make sure that

all fire alarm systems are working
the emergency lighting is working
you record any faults in systems and equipment
all escape routes are clear and the floor is in good condition
all fire escapes can be opened easily
automatic fire doors close correctly
fire exit signs are in the right place

Not sure […]

By |January 24th, 2016|Fire Safety, Training, Uncategorised|

Cinema Fined after Refurb

Cinema director fined for asbestos management failing

A St Albans cinema director has been fined after he put workers and members of the public at risk of exposure to asbestos.

James Hannaway, 68, from Berkhampstead, the sole director of The Alpha Cinema (St Albans) Limited was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after he allowed […]

By |December 7th, 2015|Fire Safety, Risk Assessment, Training|