Global Horizon Skills

Construction

Abrasive Wheels

COURSE STRUCTURE During the course you will cover the following areas: Explanation of the legal requirements governing abrasive wheels Understanding good machine safety Avoidance of injuries Recognition of potentially dangerous abrasive wheel operations. Safe use of machines All delegates will receive an Abrasive Wheel Awareness Certificate valid for 3 years.

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Asbestos Awareness

If you have no intention of removing asbestos but work on buildings built or refurbished before the year 2000, asbestos could be present. You will need awareness training so you know how to avoid the risks. Asbestos awareness training should be given to employees whose work could foreseeably disturb the fabric of a building and […]

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Alluminium Scaffolding

PRE-REQUISITE A knowledge of scaffolding is desirable but not essential. COURSE DURATION One Day. MAXIMUM NUMBER 12 persons. TRAINING AIDS Lecture notes, practical demonstration and practice. ASSESSMENT A theoretical and practical test based on the course content. CERTIFICATION On successful completion of this course delegates will receive a NETA Certificate. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Meeting the needs […]

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Appointed Person for Lifting Operations

This course is suitable for supervisors and managers with responsibility for lifting operations. This course will give you an understanding of the appointed person’s responsibilities and how to fulfil them.On passing the technical tests, you gain the CPCS trained operator card (red card).If you already hold the CPCS Code A40 Slinger/Signaller, you will also achieve the […]

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Cat & Genny

The course trains delegates on the correct use of common location equipment for locating underground services. It also covers the identification of common services and methods used to locate services that are not located with the equipment. It provides delegates with the essential knowledge needed to safely and correctly operate a Cable Avoidance Tool (CAT) along with […]

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Chainsaw Operators

Chainsaws are potentially dangerous machines which can cause fatal or major injuries if not used correctly. It is essential that anyone who uses a chainsaw at work should have received adequate training and be competent in using a chainsaw for the type of work that they are required to do. In recent years (in forestry […]

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Chainsaw Operators

Who Should Attend Safe use of Chainsaw Training? This course is intended for operatives who will use a chainsaw for basic chainsaw operations including pruning/ cutting overhanging branches. Cross cutting and stacking the above cut timber as well as fallen small diameter trees. Safe use of Chainsaw Training Aim  Provide the candidates with the necessary knowledge […]

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Confined Spaces

Work activities in confined spaces are responsible for a disproportionate number of accidents, not only among people working in those confined spaces but also among their rescuers, who can become additional victims of the circumstances that caused the initial incidents. OVERVIEW: This course identifies the possible dangers of entering a confined space for any reason […]

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Confined Spaces

Aim of  Confined Spaces Awareness Training People are killed or seriously injured in the UK each year in confined spaces. These incidents occur across a wide range of industries, from those involving complicated machinery through to simple storage solutions. Health and safety training will enable employees working in confined spaces to get the job done safely.To […]

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COSHH Awareness

This qualification is designed for those who use substances hazardous to health at work. It introduces candidates to substances, the risks and controls available, and outlines what to expect from a control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH) assessment.

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Harness Awareness

The Harness Awareness Course is open to operatives, supervisors and managers who have to manage, supervise or use harnesses. OVERVIEW: Work at height regulations and review of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 Defining fall prevention, fall restraint, fall arrest Suitability and selection of required equipment Anchor points, running lines & inertia reels Safe […]

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Health and Safety Awareness

This Health and Safety course is a popular route for anyone looking to take their first step towards obtaining a CSCS Labourers (Green) Card.This one day course can be for those who have entered, or are about to enter, the construction and civil engineering industry. The course gives delegates an awareness of health and safety […]

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IOSH Managing Safely

Suitable for all industries the IOSH Managing Safely course provides essential knowledge and understanding of how to manage health & safety for managers and supervisors.  It will assist in understanding health & safety responsibilities and perform roles successfully. IOSH MANAGING SAFELY COVERS THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: Introduction to Managing Safely Assessing Risks Controlling Risks Understanding Responsibilities […]

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IOSH Working Safely

The aim of the course is to train employees to make sure that their actions in the workplace contribute to health and safety and that they clearly understand their health and safety responsibilities. Objective of IOSH Working Safely Training By the end of the course candidates will be aware of the following: Health and Safety at […]

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Level 5 Diploma in Health and Safety

This NVQ is appropriate for candidates who are working in the area of general health and safety practice or managing the health and safety function. They may be managers or supervisors who have a specific responsibility for health and safety or they may be newly appointed safety advisers or professionals. WHAT ARE NVQS AND SVQS? […]

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Manual Handling

This qualification introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual lifting assessment. It will enable employees to develop safer manual lifting techniques in the workplace. THIS QUALIFICATION COVERS THE FOLLOWING TOPICS The process of manual activities in the workplace Manual lifting injuries and the […]

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Mobile Elevated Work Platform

ABOUT THE COURSE: MOBILE ELEVATED WORK PLATFORM (MEWP) ·       MOBILE ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM – BOOM ·       MOBILE ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM – BOOM – SELF PROPELLED ·       MOBILE ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM – BOOM – VEHICLE MOUNTED ·       MOBILE ELEVATING WORK PLATFORM – SCISSOR In many cases, mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) provide safe and quick access to […]

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Principles of Risk Assessment

This qualification is designed to help improve the workplace culture for occupational health and safety by enabling learners to understand the basic principles of risk assessment. OVERVIEW This Level 2 Award Principles in Risk Assessment was created in response to industry requirements for all employees to be risk aware. Although not all employees will be […]

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Safety Harness Wearer

Who Should Attend Safety Harness Wearer  and Inspection Training  This programme is designed for those individuals who delegate or participate in work at height activities using personal fall protection systems. Safety Harness Wearer and Inspection Training Aim Provide the candidates with the necessary knowledge and understanding in relation to the use of safety harness and its […]

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Suspension Trauma

Suspension trauma, also known as orthostatic intolerance or harness hang syndrome, can be a killer. Although its effects have been known about for decades, it is only recently that industry regulators, rescue teams and all those who wear harnesses as part of their work have started to take notice. This course provides you with an […]

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Working at Height

This course is designed to give delegates an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of those planning and those carrying out work at height and an introduction to the equipment and methods available and where they sit within the hierarchy of controls. Care of equipment, pre-use inspection, fitting and adjustment of equipment is also covered. […]

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