Training

Due to the ongoing situation, we have made some of our training programme available online so you can continue to learn from home. Other training such as Emergency First Aid has been postponed but as soon as this is back up and running we will advertise the dates for these sessions.

In the meantime we’ve teamed up with the best in the industry to deliver quality interactive workshops and certified courses that are relative, informative and enjoyable. Attendees will be equipped with invaluable skills and knowledge whilst having the opportunity to share practical advice and network with neighbouring businesses. Take a look at our full programme and be sure to book early as places are limited.

  • Mental Health First Aider Training 14 - 16 September

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    Mental Health First Aider Training 14 - 16 September

    Mental Health First Aid – Three Day Course 14, 15 and 16 September

    Led by a MHFA England certified trainer, this three day online course qualifies you to be a mental health first aider. You will gain an understanding of common mental health illnesses, be given the confidence to promote mental health awareness and the ability to spot signs of mental ill health. This course is suitable for those who want to gain a greater awareness of workplace mental health, to detect early symptoms of common mental health illnesses and gain the skills to support your own and others well-being.

    Breakdown of course times:

    DAY 1 – 9.00 – 10:45 live session 1, followed by home-learning in the afternoon
    DAY 2 – 9.00 – 11:30 live session 2, followed by home-learning in the afternoon
    DAY 3 – 9 – 11 live session 3, followed by home-learning.
    DAY 3 – 2 – 16:00 live session 4 (finish)
    This course is delivered by the quality assured Siren Training and accredited certificates are issued once the course is successfully completed.

    This course is offered for FREE as part of your membership and will save your business £200 per person. To book email [email protected]

  • Cycle Safety Webinar with Bikeworks 13.00 - 15.00 17 September

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    Cycle Safety Webinar with Bikeworks 13.00 - 15.00 17 September

    For those planning to return to the workplace and considering cycling as a option for travelling in this is the perfect place to start.

    Let one of Bikeworks trained instructors teach you the rules of the road to help keep you safe whilst on your bike.

    This two-hour webinar is perfect for those new to cycling or competent cyclists looking to learn some new skills. Our qualified cycle instructor will cover the following:

    • How to choose the right bike
    • What to consider before you start cycling
    • The rules of the road
    • Information on COVID-19 health and safety measures
    • Debunking myths about cycling in London
    • Questions and answers

    Book a place here

  • Free 12 Week Course: Improving Workplace Cyber Security

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    Free 12 Week Course: Improving Workplace Cyber Security

    We are working with the Police Security Digital Centre (PDSC) in collaboration with the Metropolitan Police to deliver a free 12-week course supporting your business to enhance it’s cyber security. Addressing this issue during the current context would be beneficial to any company as so many of us are working from home.

    Subjects include: Working from home, backup data, managing breach, app, websites and social media, software updates and more.

    Find the course here

  • ACT Awareness e-Learning Guidance

    ACT Awareness e-Learning Guidance

    The insight gained from this interactive ACT Awareness e-Learning course will benefit all employees, and would ideally be used as part of a new employee staff induction. Starting with an introduction to terrorism, the course then covers guidance to help employees identify and respond to security vulnerabilities, suspicious behaviour, bomb threats and weapons attack. You can register and view the FAQs here.

  • See, Check and Notify (SCaN) Counter Terrorism Workshops

    See, Check and Notify (SCaN) Counter Terrorism Workshops

    This brand new suite of workshops delivered by the National Counter Terrorism Police aims to help businesses maximise safety and security by using their existing resources. 

    Customer Facing – A three hour interactive for staff who have face to face contact with customers, the public and site users. It covers suspicious activity, the importance of vigilance, the power of hello and how to report your concerns. This workshop is aimed at businesses and venues with dedicated security teams and customer services personnel.

    Decision Maker – A 30 minute high level briefing that provides decision makers (Executive level) with the necessary information to decide whether or not they wish to implement the programme and identify who will lead any roll-out. This session is aimed at management with the responsibility to implement the adoption of SCaN.

    CCTV – A two hour session that provides CCTV operators an advanced awareness of Hostile Reconnaissance and where it is likely to take place. This workshop is aimed at sites with a 24/7 monitored CCTV system.

    Security Managers – An ongoing mentoring programme that aims to empower the security manager to target harden their site against hostile  reconnaissance.

    Comms Professionals – A half day workshop to enable communications professionals to deliver security minded deterrence communications at their site.

    All Staff – A 30 minute briefing to all staff to raise awareness of what hostile reconnaissance is and how it can be deterred and to encourage suspicious activity to be reported.

    If you are interested in attending or arranging a workshop for your organisation please contact us.

  • First Aid Refresher Course - Available Now

    First Aid Refresher Course - Available Now

    St Johns Ambulance are offering existing first aiders free access to its e-learning Annual refresher course.

    If you are a first aiders, this course will keep you on top of your first aid skills. The interactive modules refresh knowledge of the five key life saving techniques:
    • Chest pains
    • Choking
    • Severe bleeding
    • Recovery position
    • Basic life support & AED (CPR)

    A certificate of completion will be available to download once all five modules are finished.

    Register for the online course here

    Please note the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced a 12-week extension to all First aid at work and Emergency first aid at Work certificates that would have expired after 16 March.

  • Emergency First Aid at Work, Date TBC

    Emergency First Aid at Work, Date TBC

    This one day course is designed for people who want to receive training in emergency first aid and is especially suited for nominated first aiders in low risk working environments. Learn about the role of a first aider, managing an emergency, communication and casualty care. This course is delivered by St Johns Ambulance and certificates are issued once the course is successfully completed.

    This course is offered for FREE as part of your membership and will save your business £185 per person. You can make further savings by ordering your health and safety supplies at a discounted rate through St Johns Ambulance here.

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  • IOSH Managing Safely, Date TBC

    IOSH Managing Safely, Date TBC

    This three day course is an essential qualification to give supervisors, managers and heads of department the knowledge they need to effectively manage health and safety in the workplace. The hands on, jargon-free format will engage and improve company-wide safety awareness and appreciation for safety measures.

    Delivered by the British Safety Council, accredited by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). No pre-requisites or prior health and safety knowledge is required. On completion you’ll be awarded an IOSH Managing safely certificate. This course is offered for FREE as part of your membership and will save your business £595 per person. Limited to three places per company.

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