Under the Health & Safety at Work Etc. Act 1974 and all relevant associated legislation, companies have a duty to train all their employees in health and safety matters.

Wilkins Safety Group are professional health & safety trainers.

As part of our services we provide a full range of Health & Safety courses in excellent training suites in Somerset which provide the latest in training facilities including multimedia projectors and large screen videos. It also provides delegates with a relaxed environment in which to learn, excellent food and ample car parking.

Alternatively we can run most courses at your premises or another venue in your area, to suit your requirements.

How do we teach?

Our training style is informal and interactive, with use of syndicate work, case studies, discussion sessions and role-play. Videos are often used to enhance points being raised. We believe that delegates gain the most from a course when they are relaxed, and our trainers and staff endeavour to ensure that this is made possible.

For details of training courses on offer please visit out Training Dates page

How long is each day?

Courses are based on the following timetable:

Arrival coffee and registration08.45
Course commences09.00
Morning coffee11.00
Course continues14.00
Course finishes17.00

C.I.E.H. Courses

Foundation Certificate in Health & Safety1 day
Intermediate Certificate in Health & Safety3 days
Advanced Health & Safety Certificate5 days
Risk Assessment Principles & Practice1 day
Principles of COSHH Certificate1 day
Principles of Manual Handling½ day
Foundation Level Food Hygiene1 day
Intermediate Level Food Hygiene3 days
Advanced Level Food Hygiene5 days
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Construction Courses

Construction Site Safety Awareness – CSCS1 day

Abrasive Wheels½ day
Asbestos Awareness1 day
CDM Regs 2015 – Awareness Course1 day
Mobile Tower – Safe erection & use of½ day
Managing Safety in Construction4 days
Safety at Heights & Roof work1 day
Scaffolding Inspectors Course1 day
Site Waste Management Plans 2008½ day

We are also able to arrange safety awareness days for plant operators as well as training in most types of plant e.g. excavators, forklift trucks & cranes.

General Occupational Safety

Accident Investigation and Prevention1 day
Fire Warden Safety1 day
Modern Office Safety½ day
Stress Management1 day
Personal Protection Series½ – 1 day courses

First Aid Courses

First Aid at Work3 days
Emergency Aid – Appointed Persons1 day
AED – Automatic External Defibrilator½ day

I.O.S.H. Courses

Directing Safely1 day
Managing Safely5 days
Working Safely1 day

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