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New Courses

Our comprehensive course list of e-learning titles is going to be supplemented by some exciting personal/management development titles. In all sectors of business and industry, Conflict Resolution is so important these days, as pressure of work often tends to cause...

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Construction Training Groups

Construction companies who are registered with CITB should take advantage of the network of Construction Training Groups that are spread around the country. The Groups promote training, often running courses for members that are both well under market cost but also...

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Traffic Movement Around Your Premises

Last month a timber firm was fined £730,000 and ordered to pay costs of £ £13,844.87 after an accident in their yard when a vehicle struck two people who were walking across it. An investigation by the Health and Safety Executive into the incident found that the...

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Too Hot to Work?

The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992 says that as an employer you must maintain a reasonable temperature in the workplace. There is a minimum temperature of 16°c (or 13°C if work involves considerable physical activity) but it does not specify a...

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CITB Grants

The CITB are still in somewhat disarray and are changing things reasonably frequently. The guide that is on our website is what we interpret as the situation today but it may change! The main thing is that you can still claim Grant in the ‘old’ way, if a course has...

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