Training is an important part of modern business; it is not only legal requirement under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, it is vital component of any business. At Hire Safe Solutions we understand the importance of operator training we see it to be far more than a paperwork exercise. We firmly believe that well trained staff are as well as being safe are more content, confident and far more efficient in the work place.
Falls from height remain the most common causes of workplace fatality. In 2011/12 there were 40 fatalities, over 3000 major injuries and a further 4000 injuries that caused the injured person to be off work for over 3 days or more, due to a fall from height.
Hire Safe Solutions offers both recognised operator and construction related training and bespoke training packages tailored to the needs of the candidates and the companies.
Hire Safe Solutions offers IPAF Training courses throughout the UK and Ireland on a daily basis, either on your site or one of our certified centres. IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) which is universally recognised as the premier awarding organisation for the Powered Access industry. The IPAF training can cover all types of Cherry Pickers, scissors lifts etc. We provide training for all MEWP... Read More
Our Abrasive wheel training course is designed for any of your employees who change, mount and maintain Abrasive Wheels. The course will cover all aspects of the safe use of Abrasive Wheels. Benefits of attendance will be the promotion of improving safety in the workplace and compliance for your business. This course is offered through either one of our nationwide training centres, your factory... Read More
Our Asbestos Awareness course will ensure that every employer and employee have the skills and expertise to ensure that anyone who is liable to disturb asbestos during their normal work, or anyone who supervises those employees, gets the correct level of information, instruction and training for Asbestos Awareness. This training means they can work safely and competently without risk to themselves or others. This... Read More
The IPAF Competent Assessed Persons (CAP) programme focuses on a crucial aspect of safety - that of the machine itself. This course provides guidance for platform engineers on compliance with regulatory requirements and offers documented evidence that individuals can be regarded as competent persons to plan, manage or carry out thorough examinations of powered access equipment within the context of current legislation. As an IPAF-approved... Read More
Our Confined Spaces courses promote safe working within a confined space. Working in a confined space is dangerous because of the risks from noxious fumes, reduced oxygen levels, or a risk of fire. A confined space is one which is either enclosed, or largely enclosed, and which also has a reasonably foreseeable risk to workers of fire, explosion, and loss of consciousness, asphyxiation or... Read More
Each of our First Aid Courses promote and encourage all candidates to “Be the One”. Correctly trained First Aiders in the workplace or on worksites could be the difference between life and death. We offer both the 3 day First Aid at Work course and Emergency First Aid at Work. Benefits of attendance will be the promotion of improving safety in the workplace and compliance for... Read More
All of our IOSH courses focus on current best practice, which gives them wide appeal and makes them ideal for candidates from different industries, countries and job levels. Covering the main aspects of health and safety, they also include a session on environmental management. Every year, around 100,000 employees gain an IOSH qualification, enabling them to effectively promote and manage health and safety in... Read More
Our Manual Handling course promotes and instils the comprehensive approach that should be taken when carrying out tasks specific to manual handling. Manual Handling is a physical activity that takes place in every workplace, and in some cases the activity does not pose a problem. However, it can be a potential workplace hazard, for example when an employee is required to handle heavy loads,... Read More
Our CITB Site Safety Plus courses provide the building, civil engineering and allied industries with a framework for training and career development across all levels of the workforce. Starting with someone new to the industry through to those responsible for managing construction work. Starting with a health and safety awareness day to prepare for the Health and Safety Test and progressing to an intermediate... Read More