SIS Courses

APPROVED CENTRE FOR THE DELIVERY OF THE FOLLOWING FIRST AID SCHEMES

Training Courses are defined as follows

  • First Aid at Work Course 3 days
  • First Aid at Work Course Refresher 2 days
  • Emergency First Aid Course 1 day
  • Paediatric First Aid Course 2 days
  • Defibrillator First Aid Course 1/2 day

APPROVED CENTRE FOR THE DELIVERY OF THE FOLLOWING SCHEMES

  • Occupational Health & Safety Level 3
  • Management of Health and Safety Level 5
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme (Refresher)
  • Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme
  • (SSTS-Site Safety Plus)
  • Health and Safety Awareness
  • Bespoke Health & Safety
  • IOSH Managing Safety

CENTRE FOR THE DELIVERY OF THE FOLLOWING SCHEMES  & OTHER TRAINING

  • Patient Handling/Manual Handling
  • ISO 14001/18001 Awareness and Preparation
  • Manual Handling –Manual Handling Train the Trainer Courses
  • IOSH/OCR/CITB Health and Safety courses such as Managing Safety, Safety at Work
  • HACCP’s-HAZOPS
  • Managing Risk, – Undertaking Risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • Directors Safety Requirements
  • Coshh-Loler-Puwer -DSE etc
  • Abrasive Wheels- Work equipment
  • Asbestos-Awareness-Asbestos Safe Systems of Work
  • Work at Heights
  • Scaffold Awareness
  • CHAS Awareness and Audit Preparation
  • Health and Safety Officer Training – Systems and Systems Construction
  • Undertaking Accident Investigations and report procedures including RIDDOR
  • Occupational Health Matters
  • Writing and Implementing Policies & Procedures
  • Fire- Fire Marshalls-Site Safety-Scaffold Awareness-Working at Heights-CDM-Noise etc
  • Hygiene Qualifications and Infection Control
  • Bespoke First Aid Training ( i.e. to Electricians)
  • Bespoke Health Safety Environmental Courses
  • Engineering & Construction Safety Bespoke Courses
  • Manual Handling & Manual Handling Train the Trainer Courses
  • Ladders and Ladder Registers
  • Undertaking Noise Assessments
  • HASWA 1974 –Legal Requirements
  • Bespoke Courses
  • Confined Spaces
  • POVA— Disability Access Training

Aims

IOSH Managing Safely certificate course aims to ensure that health and safety requirements are appreciated by people employed as line managers, and to enable them to review their own departmental systems for safety, introduce new controls or implement changes as appropriate to ensure health and safety in the workplace. This Managing safely course, designed for managers and supervisors, of any organisation or sector, is unlike any other. Full of step-by-step guidance, and with a sharp business focus, you’ll find that the highly innovative format and content inspires delegates – critical to getting essential health and safety messages across

Who Should Attend?

IOSH Managing Safely courses are aimed at managers and supervisors in any sector and any organisation who are required to manage risk and resources within their organisation.
The course can be delivered over three, four or five days and offers health and safety management basics. The high quality animated graphics and presentation materials make it fun and engaging. You’ll find everything you need in the pack including a board game, DVDs and quizzes.

Bringing Common Sense to Safety

Programme

  • Module 1 – Introduction and Overview
  • Module 2 – Risk Assessment
  • Module 3 – Risk Control
  • Module 4 – Health and Safety Legislation
  • Module 5 – Common Hazards
  • Module 6 – Investigating Accidents and Incidents
  • Module 7 – Measuring Performance
  • Module 8 – Environmental Protection

Certification

An IOSH Managing safely certificate is awarded to all those who attend the course and successfully complete both the written and practical assessments.

The CITB Site Safety Plus Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) health and safety course is one of the most highly regarded training courses within the construction industry available for site managers and supervisors, taken by more than 10,000 people each year.

The SMSTS training course helps site managers (and anyone wanting to become a site manager) to develop a better understanding of the legal, moral and social responsibilities of their role, and to manage health and safety on site in accordance with current legal provisions.
The course lasts five days. During the SMSTS training course, candidates must pass core exercises. At the end of the training course, candidates sit an examination in order to qualify for the CITB certificate.

The SMSTS certificate lasts for five years, after which candidates must sit the two day SMSTS Refresher Course to renew the certificate and keep their qualification up to date. The two-day SMSTS Refresher training course is only available for candidates who have attended the full five-day training course and can provide evidence of attending the original course.

The industry recognized SMSTS training course is ideal for companies that need to meet the ever increasing demand for evidence of health and safety compliance.

Course Content

The SMSTS training course covers The Health & Safety at Work Act and the regulations relevant to the Construction Industry (and other workplaces), including;

  • Site Set Up
  • CDM
  • Risk Assessment
  • Method Statements
  • Scaffolding
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Demolition
  • Confined Spaces

Who will benefit from attending the course?

The SMSTS training course is intended for project managers, site managers and site supervisors as well as proprietors of small to medium sized companies. Client-based personnel would also benefit from attending the SMSTS training course. Possession of the CITB SMSTS qualification is listed in the Approved Code of Practice for the construction (Design and Management) (CDM) Regulations as a demonstration of competence in the role of site manager.

Course Duration – 5-days

N.B It must be stressed to all course attendees the need to attend ALL sessions since without full attendance the examining body will not award the CITB SMSTS Construction Site Managers Safety Certificate.

The Health and Safety Executive accredited First Aid at Work Course (FAW) is the most utilized course in the country across all industries. The course is regulated and is a requirement as laid down in the First Aid Regulations.

The First Aid at Work Course (FAW) training course helps anyone wanting to become a First Aider to develop a better understanding of the legal, moral and social responsibilities of their role, and to manage the First Aid provision and application on site or in the office in accordance with current legal provisions.

The course lasts three days. During the First Aid at Work Course (FAW) training course, candidates must pass core assessments . At the end of the training course, candidates sit an examination in order to qualify for the FAW certificate.

Course Content

The First Aid at Work Course (FAW course covers The Health & Safety at Work Act and the First Aid regulations relevant to all Industry (and other workplaces),the course content will enable the successful learner to:

  • Understand the role of the first aider including reference to the use of available equipment and the need for recording incidents and actions; including knowing the importance of basic hygiene in first-aid procedures;
  • Manage emergency situations and communications and undertake patient surveys and understand levels of response.
  • Administer first aid to a casualty who is conscious/unconscious, in seizure, wounded or bleeding and/or in shock; who is choking and provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries
    Understand the symptoms of poisoning and treatments

As well as:

  • Recognising the presence of major illness and applying general first aid principles in its management.
  • Demonstrate the correct first-aid management of soft tissue injuries; injuries to bones including suspected spinal injuries;
  • Be competent in administering Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Have practicable ability in applying bandages, slings and pressure pads

The 2 Day Refresher is for qualified First Aiders and covers all the above but in less detail due to experience.

The Paediatric First Aid at Work Course has been much sought after over the few years and is a pre requirement for any person in paid employment looking after children. Not only is It an integral part of the NVQ in child care , it is for parents, grandparents, volunteers , in fact any one that comes into contact on a regular basis with children

The course lasts two days. During the Paediatric First Aid at Work Course First Aid at Work Course training course, candidates must pass core assessments. At the end of the training course, candidates sit an examination in order to qualify for the certificate.

These topics will be covered in detail and many others as part of the paediatric course.

  • Action planning
  • What to do in an emergency
  • First Aid kits
  • Minimum requirements/records/rec incidents
  • Emergency contacts
  • Useful contacts and forms
  • Primary survey
  • Assess situations/breathing etc
  • Resuscitation/C.P.R.
  • Infant/child/child over 8
  • Recovery position
  • Infant/child/child over8
  • Choking
  • Infant/child.
  • Bleeding
  • Direct pressure/internal bleeding/minor bleeds
  • Burns
  • Recognition and treatment
  • Shock
  • Recognition and treatment/Anaphylactic/electric
  • Asthma/Diabetic’s
  • Identify conditions and treatment given
  • Head Injuries
  • Recognition of Concussion/Compression
  • Seizures
  • Recognition minor/major
  • Sprains/Fractures
  • Recognition open /closed fractures
  • Poisons/stings/bites
  • Anaphylactic shock/treatments given
  • Childhood conditions
  • Ears/nose/eye/ treatment/bites /stings
  • Childhood illnesses
  • Measles/Mumps/croup/Meningitis
  • Medical Conditions
  • Epilepsy/Asthma/Sickle cell
  • Extreme temperatures
  • Hot/Cold

The OCR NVQ level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety is a new work-based qualification which has diploma status. The award is designed for persons who are appointed to provide Health and Safety assistance in organisations where there are significant hazards and complex risks.

It is essentially for those individuals who are practising Health and Safety advisors, Site Agents, Managers, with responsibility for influencing policy or those who maybe aspiring to become safety consultants and members of The Institute of Occupational Safety and Health. This qualification is recognised by The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) as a route to gain membership at a level dependent upon your experience with the aim of working towards the Chartered Member status

All our assessors and verifiers are members of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health and have experience in a wide range of working environments..David Evans your Internal Verifier is CMIOSH and on the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR). David has trained up quite a few of the Consultants on this register over the years and references are available on request

SIS (GB) Ltd does not leave you with just online tutorials, we will issue with guidance notes to the implementation of Regulations, rather than having to learn them verbatim. You will also be visited you on several occasions to offer assessments, guidance and advice on your portfolio. You may also use our NVQ on-line support from your Assessor and Internal Verifier.

The OCR Level 3 NVQ in Occupational Health and Safety is suitable for those whose role includes the area of general health and safety practice or who wish to embark on a career in health and safety.

All Learners will be guided to be involved in the assessment of risks, the identification of hazards and determining strategies for control. There are a number of skills that they would all be trained in and which is absolutely necessary to a company, such as:

  • Raising awareness about health and safety within the organization by presentations and other media
  • Using information to promote good practice by implementation and evaluation
  • Maintaining and enhancing health and safety systems, understanding different mechanisms for measuring risk, understanding chemical information data, writing safe systems of work (method statements) and basic auditing
  • Promoting good relationships to enhance health and safety practice

When you achieve the full OCR Level 3 in Occupational Health and Safety qualification, you will be occupational competent in your own area, however this is a start rather than the end and you can use this as the building block to progress up to the Diploma.

All our assessors and verifiers are members of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health and have experience in a wide range of working environments..David Evans your Internal Verifier is CMIOSH and on the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR). David has trained up quite a few of the Consultants on this register over the years and references are available on request.

SIS (GB) Ltd does not leave you with just online tutorials, we will issue with guidance notes to the implementation of Regulations, rather than having to learn them verbatim. You will also be visited you on several occasions to offer assessments, guidance and advice on your portfolio. You may also use our NVQ on-line support from your Assessor and Internal Verifier.

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