Training your staff is a key element within your Health and safety procedures, it can be costly and time consuming which is why sometimes this gets pushed to the bottom of the pile.

This doesn’t have to be the case with so many different options available, training your staff can be a cost effective straightforward approach.

Our online training portal makes training your staff in health and safety a simplified process, with online access to hundreds of courses such as risk assessments, coshh, work at height, general health and safety plus many more.

The courses are of short duration and can be done at the work premises so no sending staff off for the day. Further details of our courses are listed on our website cravensafetyservices.co.uk or for a full list information please give us a call.

Today I wanted to touch on the importance of training your employees for the role that they are expected to carry out.

For people in charge of construction sites it is vitally important that training is carried out relevant to the job they have been employed to do.

This is where the CITB courses come into play as they are highly recognised qualifications which will train the operative in charge what they need to know as regards Health and Safety when running a site.

The SSSTS course is designed if you have a supervisory role. It provides an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues. It highlights legal responsibilities and the need to promote health and safety to supervise effectively.

The SMSTS course is designed for site managers who have responsibilities for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering staff. It covers all relevant legislation affecting safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of the necessary control measures and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture within the workforce.

Craven Safety Services offers both these courses at competitive rates, for full details please visit our website www.cravensafetyservices.co.uk where you will find further details on course content, dates and prices.