HSE Starts Crackdown on Poor Safety at Construction Sites

The Health and Safety Executive continue their month long focus to improve the standards of health and safety on construction sites. The aim of the initiative will be to reduce deaths, injuries and ill health.  During 2011 and 2012, the HSE recorded 49 workers died on sites and 2884 suffered from severe injuries. From the… Read more »

Breaking News! IPAF PAL+

IPAF PAL+ is here at Britannia! One of East Anglia’s premier training providers has become one of only a selective few in the country to become PAL+ PAL+ has been designed by IPAF in conjuction with the HSE and the UKCG to provide experienced high risk operators with advanced training and assessment on powered access…. Read more »

Health and Safety: Controlling Manual Handling Risks at Work

The HSE (Health and Safety Executive) have revealed that manual handling causes over a third of all workplace injuries. Manual handling refers to a whole range of activities including: lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling and carrying. If these tasks aren’t carried out appropriately there is a risk of injury. Here at Britannia, we offer manual handling… Read more »

Excellent Health and Safety Tool Available from HSE

The problem with health and safety, and where many of the ‘myths’ end up coming from, is that many people don’t actually know what they need to do to cover the legal aspects required of them when it comes to health and safety. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) are the authority in the UK… Read more »

More Press Coverage for Britannia’s New Training Facilities

  Following the grand opening of Britannia’s new training facilities on Friday 17th January the event has gathered a great deal of media coverage across the region, with The Mercury and the EDP both publishing stories of Britannia’s success. With this being one of the only facilities in the region to provide multi-course training – from… Read more »

Britannia Safety and Training Proud Members of Tastes of Anglia

Britannia Safety and Training have joined Tastes of Anglia as members. Tastes of Anglia are the voice for local food and drink produced in the East of England, the regional food body created by DEFRA, the governmental department. Tastes of Anglia’s primary aim is to promote local food and drink producers and other businesses associated… Read more »

Britannia Offers Online Asbestos Awareness Training

With coverage of asbestos related claims and diseases featuring highly in the national media over the past year, there has been a certain amount of priority placed on training staff members to ensure that they are capable and have the knowledge to deal with asbestos risks while at work. The popularity of asbestos as a… Read more »

10% off all January & February courses

Britannia are providing the following training courses throughout January and February. If you would like to book your place then you will receive a  10% discount. Confined Space Awareness (10th January 2013) Emergency First Aid at Work (14th January 2013) Racking Inspection (15th January 2013) Scaffold Inspection (16th & 17th January 2013) SMSTS Release (17th, 24th,… Read more »