Category: News

New: Mental Health Awareness session

During this Mental Health Awareness week we are pleased to announce we are offering a Mental Health Awareness session on Wednesday 19th June 2019 with Mental Health England. We all have mental health – and some suffer with poor mental health more than others. It is now becoming increasingly important to recognise the signs of… Read more »

Britannia for harnesses and advice

For those working at height on a regular basis and looking to undergo or refresh their training, safe and secure harnesses are essential – not only for the job at hand but also to comply with health and safety regulations. Having provided training over 5,000 clients, we can provide PPE harnesses through our web shop… Read more »

Congratulations to Business Awards winners

Tuesday 5th February saw the glitzy evening ceremony take place for the first South Norfolk Council Business Awards at Dunston Hall. With over 150 attendees the event saw ten winners announced across a range of categories including Excellence in Advanced Manufacturing, Retailer of the Year and a Business Growth Award.  Britannia are proud to have… Read more »

New Year competition

January can definitely be a dull month after the festivities in December – it’s certainly a long one! We have a competition to beat the January blues, giving all our customers and followers the chance to win a tool kit worth a grand total of £100! To enter to win this competition, all entrants have… Read more »

Make training your New Year Resolution

That time of year has indeed arrived and gives us the opportunity to reflect on this year’s successes and losses in readiness for cultivating 2019’s strategy. With this in mind, and considering this quiet time of year, there’s one priority we’re thinking of – training for 2019. Perhaps you have new members of staff who… Read more »

Category Sponsor of Business Awards in South Norfolk

Britannia Safety & Training are proud to be sponsoring the Business in the Community Award in South Norfolk Council’s brand new Business Awards 2019. Launched for the first time by South Norfolk Council, the awards celebrate and reward excellence in businesses across the district, recognising individuals and businesses who are demonstrating excellence in their sectors…. Read more »

Are you taking precautions against silica dust?

It’s not just asbestos dust to avoid on site. Crystalline Silica is a material second only to Brigmanite as the most abundant mineral in the world. Whilst you are unlikely to come in contact with Brigmanite, it sits hundreds of miles under the earth’s surface, Crystalline Silica sits safely as a solid form on the… Read more »

SafeBrit’s new services

Britannia Safety and Training’s new consultancy arm, SafeBrit, are pleased to offer a range of new services as follows: Fire Risk Assessments and Services A written Fire Risk Assessment is a legal requirement for any business which employs 5 people or more and should be made available for inspection by an inspecting officer from the… Read more »

Mental Health in the Workplace

Our Managing Director Colin Wright on mental health in the workplace. I think everyone’s mental health is affected in different ways at various points in their lives. Some suffer with poor mental health harder than others and it can impact on us all at some point in time, directly or indirectly. I think the key… Read more »

Celebrating 20 years at Britannia

Launched 20 years ago by Colin Wright, Britannia Safety and Training is based in Wymondham Business Park. Originally a construction worker, Colin recognised a gap in the market in Norfolk to deliver health and safety training courses away from the distraction and disruption of training employees on site. The business has invested heavily in premises… Read more »