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 »

2019 Open Course Calendar now available

Plan your training needs ahead and book with Britannia for 2019 – great training requires great planning! Our 2019 Open Course Calendar is now available to view here. From Emergency First Aid at Work to SMSTS Refresher and PASMA Tower Scaffold, we have courses to suit all your management, working at height and health and safety training… Read more »

Forklift training with Britannia

From the start we have worked hard to create the perfect environment for training – from our spacious and welcoming training rooms with the very latest technology, to our catering facilities and refreshments throughout the day. And it’s not just classroom based training facilities on offer, we have also designed our warehouse space to accommodate counter balance forklift… Read more »

Win a magnum of Champagne!

To celebrate our 20th anniversary coming up on the 25th September we are offering you the chance to win a magnum of champagne! Those wishing to enter must book a course with us in September and will then be automatically entered – the more courses booked, the more chances of winning!* The winner will be… Read more »

SafeBrit launches – a new safety net for industry

Every business with 5 employees or more must abide by Health & Safety rules and regulations to ensure the workplace is a safe environment for staff. This includes Risk Assessments to cover employees and non-employees, which must be written and recorded and must be reviewed. Keeping on top of changes whilst keeping up with the… Read more »

Job vacancy: Accounts Bookkeeper

Britannia are looking for an Accounts Bookkeeper to join us in our busy training office in Wymondham. The successful applicant must have a good working knowledge of Sage, excellent administrative skills and work well under pressure in a lively environment. The role is to provide reports, purchase ledger, invoicing, debtor control, arrange company insurance, payroll,… Read more »

A fantastic first ever Norfolk Day for all

The inaugural Norfolk Day took place last Friday (27th) and saw the Britannia team welcome local charities into their offices for a free Emergency First Aid at Work course. Being very passionate about the region and its community Colin Wright, Managing Director wanted to give something back to his home county. Selected charities were invited… Read more »

We are recruiting!

Britannia are recruiting a part-time Administration Assistant to join us in our busy training office in Wymondham. The successful candidate will have strong admin and communication skills as well as a confident telephone manner. You will need to be computer literate, well organised and a good team player. Hours to be discussed at interview –… Read more »

Pimms o’clock at Britannia

The sun looks set to stay and we’re being treated to perfect Pimms weather! This heat has clearly got to our heads as we are entering any delegate who trains with us throughout August into a prize draw to win a hamper filled with Pimms goodies. Hamper includes: 1 x bottle of Pimms 1 x… Read more »