courses in Ireland

HSA Occupational HealthOccupational First Aid Level 5 (5N1207) No Longer Meeting HSA Requirement

From 1 September 2017, the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) will no longer recognise the QQI component (award code 5N1207) as meeting the requirements for occupational first aid in all workplaces. This change has arisen from the HSA’s decision to … Continue reading

manual handling coursesManual Handling Courses

Manual Handling training is a requirement of Regulation 69 of the Safety Health & Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007. These regulations are applicable to all work places and extremely relevant to many. So, what exactly is Manual handling? … Continue reading

health and safety coursesHealth and Safety Courses

It may come as a surprise how beneficial a health and safety course can be both to existing employees and job seekers. Every workplace has a legal requirement to provide qualified health and safety personnel, and if it comes down … Continue reading

noise assessment trainingNoise Assessment Training

All employers have a duty under health and safety law to reduce the risk of hearing damage to their employees by controlling exposure to noise. In many instances, noise exposure will be so low as to cause negligible risk and … Continue reading

first aid coursesFirst Aid Courses

St John Ambulance have stated that ‘it’s absolutely unacceptable that so many people die needlessly, because no one could give them first aid when they needed it’. This organisation believes in the importance of teaching people first aid, so that … Continue reading

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